|Dates||October 12 - November 3|
|Teams||5 (from 1 confederation)|
|Venue(s)||1 (in 1 host city)|
|Goals scored||55 (5.5 per match)|
|Top scorer(s)|| David Arellano |
For a complete list of participants squads see: 1926 South American Championship squads
Each team plays one match against each of the other teams. Two (2) points are awarded for a win, one (1) point for a draw and zero (0) points for a defeat.
|1926 South American Championship Champions|