1937 South American Championship
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1937 South American Championship
1937 South American Championship
Tournament details
Host countryArgentina
DatesDecember 27, 1936 - February 1, 1937
Teams6 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)2 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Argentina
Runners-up Brazil
Third place Uruguay
Fourth place Paraguay
Tournament statistics
Matches played16
Goals scored69 (4.31 per match)
Top scorer(s)Chile Raúl Toro
(7 goals)
1935
1939
The Argentina squad

The fourteenth edition of the South American Championship of football was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from December 27, 1936, to February 1, 1937.

The participating countries were Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay thus making this the first edition in which more than five teams took part of the event.

Bolivia, and Colombia (a new CONMEBOL member) withdrew from the tournament.

Venues

Final round

Chilean Raúl Toro, top scorer of the tournament

Each team played against each of the other teams. Two (2) points were awarded for a win, one (1) point for a draw and zero (0) points for a defeat.

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Argentina 5 4 0 1 12 5 +7 8
 Brazil 5 4 0 1 17 9 +8 8
 Uruguay 5 2 0 3 11 14 -3 4
 Paraguay 5 2 0 3 8 16 -8 4
 Chile 5 1 1 3 12 13 -1 3
 Peru 5 1 1 3 7 10 -3 3

As Brazil and Argentina were tied, a playoff was disputed.

Referee: Alfredo Vargas (Chile)

Argentina 2-1 Chile
Varallo Goal 3043 Toro Goal 73
Referee: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)

Paraguay 4-2 Uruguay
A. Ortega Goal 9
A. González Goal 35
Erico Goal 38 (pen.)
A. Ortega Goal 79
Varela Goal 1628
Referee: Virgílio Antônio Fedrighi (Brazil)

Brazil 6-4 Chile
Patesko Goal 226
Carvalho Leite Goal 6
Luisinho Goal 3540
Roberto Goal 68
Avendaño Goal 19
Toro Goal 2573
Riveros Goal 40
Referee: José Bartolomé Macías (Argentina)

Uruguay 4-2 Peru
Camaití Goal 16
Varela Goal 3156
Píriz Goal 79
T. Fernández Goal 29
Magallanes Goal 40
Referee: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)

Argentina 6-1 Paraguay
Scopelli Goal 554
García Goal 8
Zozaya Goal 337582
A. González Goal 86
Referee: Alfredo Vargas (Chile)

Uruguay 0-3 Chile
Toro Goal 17
Arancibia Goal 59
Toro Goal 83
Referee: José Bartolomé Macías (Argentina)

Brazil 5-0 Paraguay
Patesko Goal 3167
Luisinho Goal 4251
Carvalho Leite Goal 59
Referee: José Bartolomé Macías (Argentina)

Argentina 1-0 Peru
Zozaya Goal 55
Referee: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)

Paraguay 3-2 Chile
Amarilla Goal 5
Flor Goal 47
Núñez Velloso Goal 78
Toro Goal 832
Referee: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)

Referee: José Bartolomé Macías (Argentina)

Peru 2-2 Chile
J. Alcalde Goal 126 Torres Goal 16
Carmona Goal 70
Referee: José Bartolomé Macías (Argentina)

Argentina 2-3 Uruguay
Varallo Goal 63
Zozaya Goal 68
Ithurbide Goal 5
Píriz Goal 51
Varela Goal 58
Referee: Alfredo Vargas (Chile)

Referee: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)

Referee: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)

Play Offs

Argentina 2-0
(a.e.t.)
 Brazil
De la Mata Goal 102112
Attendance: 80,000
Referee: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)

Result

 1937 South American Championship Champions 

Argentina
Fifth title

Goal scorers

7 goals

5 goals

4 goals

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

References

  1. ^ Behr, Raul. "Un histórico flash" (in Spanish). Dechalaca.com. Retrieved 2012.
  2. ^ Oliver, Guy (1992). The Guinness Record of World Soccer. Guinness publishing. p. 555. ISBN 0-85112-954-4.

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