Teams

  • Di Maria, Argentine guardian Angel

    Di Maria, Argentine guardian Angel

    The scorer of the Albiceleste's gold-clinching goal spoke to FIFA.com about his joy at winning the Olympics and stepping up to the senior team.

  • Golden moment for Argentina

    Golden moment for Argentina

    FIFA.com spoke to Javier Mascherano, Roman Riquelme, Sergio Aguero and Lionel Messi and gauged their reactions to striking Olympic gold.

First stage - Group A
07 August CIV1:2 (0:1)ARG
10 August ARG1:0 (0:0)AUS
13 August ARG2:0 (1:0)SRB
Quarter-finals
16 August ARG2:1 a.e.t. (1:1, 1:1)NED
Semi-finals
19 August ARG3:0 (0:0)BRA
Gold medal match
23 August NGA0:1 (0:0)ARG

Standings

TeamMPGFGAPts
ARG3519
CIV3646
AUS3131
SRB3371
  • Angel Di Maria, oro olímpico
  • Pablo Zabaleta and Lionel Messi with their Beijing 2008 gold medals
  • Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring in the Beijing 2008 semi-final against Brazil
  • Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring in the Beijing 2008 semi-final against Brazil
  • Pablo Zabaleta celebrates winning the Beijing 2008 gold medal match
  • Argentina, Nigeria and Brasil stand at the podium in Beijing at the end of the Olympic Football Tournament in Beiing
  • Beijing was the venue of the Olympig Games final in 2008, where Argentina won the gold medal
  • Argentinian players celebrate their victory at the Olympic Games 2008 after defeating Nigeria in the final
  • Players enter the Bird's Nest before the Olympic Men's final between Nigeria and Argentina

Statistics

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611211112000001300

Tournaments
Olympic Football Tournament Final All editions