The matches between the continental champions of Europe and South America, of which this was the second and last edition, were (together with the tournaments in Saudi Arabia) precursors of FIFA's Confederations' Cup.
Played in Mar del Plata, Argentina 24- 2-93 Argentina 1-1 (1-1) Denmark [aet] 0-1 12' Craviotto og 1-1 30' Caniggia pen. Argentina won 5-4 on pens. Ref: Sandor PUHL (HUN); Att: 40,000] Argentina : Goycochea - Craviotto (Saldana), Borelli, Vazquez, Altamirano, Simeone, Mancuso, Rodriguez (Franco), Maradona, Caniggia, Batistuta Denmark : Schmeichel - L. Olsen, Roiper, Kjeldberg, Piechnik (S. Nielsen), Molby, Goldbaek, Vilfort, H. Larsen (M. Larsen), Laudrup, Elstrup NB: This was Argentina's 23rd full international without defeat. In the end it was left to Argentina's 1990 World Cup hero, goalkeeper Sergio Goycochea, again as he made two saves in the penalty shoot-out while Schmeichel saved one shot.
FIFA's Confederations' Cup
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