Rio Olympics Men’s Football: Schedule and Result of Matches with Tournament Statistics

In the 2016 Rio Olympics Men’s Football, defending Champion Mexico and Bronze medal winner South Korea are placed in the same Group C with the World Champion Germany, while the hosts Brazil, still searching for a Football Gold in Olympics are in Group A. Euro 2016 Champion Portugal is placed with Runners up of World Cup and Copa America, Argentina. Check the complete schedule, results and all the statistics related to 2016 Olympics Football Tournament.

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Rio 2016 Men’s Football Statistics

    Match Drawn: 4
    Goalless Matches: 2 (Iran vs Denmark, Brazil vs South Africa)
    Penalty: 3 (1: Nigeria vs Japan, Japan vs Nigeria, South Korea vs Fiji)
    Own Goals: 0
    Quickest Goal: 6″ (Sadiq-Nigeria vs Japan)
    Hattrick: 2 Etebo (Nigeria vs Japan), Ryu Seung-woo (South Korea vs Fiji)

Maximum goals in a match

    4 Etebo (Nigeria vs Japan)
    3 Ryu Seung-woo (South Korea vs Fiji)

Golden Boot Contenders

    4 Etebo (Nigeria)
    3 Ryu Seung-woo (South Korea)

Maximum Goals Scored by Countries

    8 South Korea
    5 Nigeria
    4 Japan
    3 Honduras
    2 Algeria, Portugal, Germany, Mexico, Sweden, Colombia
    0 Iran, Denmark, Brazil, South Africa

Maximum Goals Conceded by Countries

    8 Fiji
    5 Japan
    4 Nigeria
    3 Algeria
    2 Honduras, Argentina, Sweden, Colombia, Germany, Mexico
    0 Iran, Denmark, Brazil, South Africa


    Group A: Brazil, Denmark, Iraq, South Africa
    Group B: Nigeria, Colombia, Sweden, Japan
    Group C: Germany, South Korea, Mexico, Fiji
    Group D: Portugal, Argentina, Honduras, Algeria

Group Stage Matches
Aug 4

    Group A: Iran vs Denmark 0-0
    Group A: Brazil vs South Africa 0-0
    Group B: Sweden vs Colombia 2-2
    Group B: Nigeria def Japan 5-4 (Nigeria: Sadiq 6″, Etebo 10′, 42′, 52′ (pen.), 66′, Japan: Koroki 9′ (pen.), Minamino 12′, Asano 70′, Suzuki 90+5′
    Group C: Mexico vs Germany 2-2 (Mexico: Peralta 52″ Pizarro 60″, Germany: Gnabry 58″ Ginter 78″)
    Group C: South Korea def Fiji 8-0 (S.Korea: Ryu Seung-woo 32′, 63′, 90+3′, Kwon Chang-hoon Goal 62′, 63′, Son Heung-min Goal 72′ (pen.), Suk Hyun-jun Goal 77′, 90′)
    Group D: Honduras def Algeria 3-2 (Honduras: Quioto 13′ Pereira 33′ Lozano 79′, Algeria: Bendebka 68′ Bounedjah Goal 85′)
    Group D: Portugal vs Argentina 2-0 (Portugal: Paciência 66′, Pité 84′)

Aug 7

    Group A: South Africa vs Denmark
    Group A: Brazil vs Iran
    Group B: Sweden vs Nigeria
    Group B: Colombia vs Japan
    Group C: Mexico vs Germany
    Group C: South Korea def Fiji
    Group D: Portugal vs Honduras
    Group D: Argentina vs Algeria

Aug 10

    Group A: Brazil vs Denmark
    Group A: South Africa vs Iran
    Group B: Sweden vs Japan
    Group B: Colombia vs Nigeria
    Group C: South Korea def Germany
    Group C: Mexico vs Fiji
    Group D: Argentina vs Honduras
    Group D: Portugal vs Algeria

QF, SF and Medal Matches
Quarterfinals: Aug 13

    QF1: Group A Winner vs Group B Runner-up
    QF2: Group C Winner vs Group D Runner-up
    QF3: Group B Winner vs Group A Runner-up
    QF4: Group D Winner vs Group C Runner-up

Semifinals: 17 Aug

    Winner of QF1 vs Winner of QF2
    Winner of QF3 vs Winner of QF4

Medal Matches: 20 Aug

    Bronze Medal:
    Gold Medal:

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