1917 South American Championship

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1917 South American Championship
Tournament details
Host countryUruguay
Dates30 September – 14 October
Teams4 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Uruguay (2nd title)
Runners-up Argentina
Third place Brazil
Fourth place Chile
Tournament statistics
Matches played6
Goals scored21 (3.5 per match)
1916
1919

The 1917 South American Championship was the second South American Championship and it took place in Uruguay. Uruguay won the tournament.

Teams[change | change source]

At the time, CONMEBOL only had four members:

Results[change | change source]

Rkn Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  Uruguay 3 3 0 0 9 0 +9 9
2  Argentina 3 2 0 1 5 3 +2 6
3  Brazil 3 1 0 2 7 8 –1 3
4  Chile 3 0 0 3 0 10 –10 0
30 September 1917
Uruguay  4 – 0  Chile
3 October 1917
Argentina  4 – 2  Brazil
6 October 1917
Argentina  1 – 0  Chile
7 October 1917
Uruguay  4 – 0  Brazil
12 October 1917
Brazil  5 – 0  Chile
14 October 1917
Uruguay  1 – 0  Argentina

Statistics[change | change source]

Top scorers[change | change source]

4 goals

3 goals

  • Uruguay Carlos Scarone

2 goals

1 goal

Own goals

  • Chile Luis García (for Argentina)

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