Mexico or USA? Who has won the most Gold Cup in history

Mexico is the reigning champion, and also the team that has won it the most times. Only seven of the 27 countries that have played in the tournament have won the Gold Cup at least once. 

Gold Cup Final
Gold Cup Final

Mexico National Team and USMNT have been the top 2 North American Footballing nations. When the two teams met in the past, both the teams did hold equal chances of finding a victory in the match. Looking at the overall head-to-head stats between the two teams, Mexico have won.


As of now, the two teams have played a total of 74 international head-to-head matches. Of 74 matches, USA has 21 wins while Mexico has 38 wins. 15 matches between the two teams ended in a draw. Last time the two teams met was in CONCACAF Nations League 2021 match. USA won the match by 3-2 goals. In last five matches between the two teams including the international friendlies, both the teams have won 2 matches while one match ended in a draw.

The 26th edition of CONCACAF's main national team tournament,  one of them playing as a guest team, as is the case of Qatar, all of them seeking to dethrone the champion, with the exception of Mexico, which is the team that will have to defend the title, a position to which it arrives as the top favorite.

Of the 27 countries that have played at least one edition of the tournament, some twenty have yet to lift a Gold Cup, with Panama, El Salvador, Brazil and Jamaica coming the closest, each having played and lost two finals. The Tricolor is, remarkably, the most successful team in the Gold Cup, boasting a total of 11 titles.

USA vs Mexico Football: Player Line Up

Predicted Formation USA: 4-3-3

Predicted Formation Mexico: 3-4-3

United States: Daryl Dike, Matthew Hoppe, Paul Arriola, Sebastian Lletget, Gianluca Busio, Kellyn Acosta, Samuel Vines, Shaquell Moore, Miles Robinson and James Sand

Mexico: Jesús Corona, Rogelio Funes Mori, Orbelín Pineda, Luís Rodríguez, Jonathan Dos Santos, Edson Álvarez, Héctor Herrera, Carlos Salcedo, Héctor Moreno and Jesús Gallardo



USA vs Mexico Football Predictions: CONCACAF Gold Cup 2021 Form


Both USA and Mexico are undefeated in this year’s Gold Cup. However, Mexico have one win less than USA as they played a draw with Trinidad and Tobago. They scored a total of 4 goals and did not concede a goal in Group matches. In the quarter finals, Mexico defeated Honduras by 3-0 goals and went on to defeat Canada by 2-1 in the semi-finals. 

United States on the other hand won all the three group games and scored a total of 8 goals and conceded just 1 goal. In the quarter finals, USA defeated Jamaica and then went on to beat Qatar in the semi-finals.

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