1955 South American Championship
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1955 South American Championship
1955 South American Championship
Tournament details
Host countryChile
DatesFebruary 27 - March 30
Teams6 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Argentina
Runners-up Chile
Third place Peru
Fourth place Uruguay
Tournament statistics
Matches played15
Goals scored73 (4.87 per match)
Top scorer(s)Argentina Rodolfo Micheli
(8 goals)
1953
1956

The South American Championship 1955 was a football tournament held in Chile and won by Argentina with Chile as runners-up.

Brazil, Bolivia, and Colombia withdrew from the tournament.

Rodolfo Micheli from Argentina became top scorer of the tournament with 8 goals.

Venues

Final round

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Argentina 5 4 1 0 18 6 +12 9
 Chile 5 3 1 1 19 8 +11 7
 Peru 5 2 2 1 13 11 +2 6
 Uruguay 5 2 1 2 12 12 0 5
 Paraguay 5 1 1 3 7 14 -7 3
 Ecuador 5 0 0 5 4 22 -18 0
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: Washington Rodríguez (Uruguay)

Attendance: 35,000
Referee: Carlos Robles (Chile)

Attendance: 50,000
Referee: Harry Dykes (England)

Attendance: 48,000
Referee: Juan Regis Brozzi (Argentina)

Attendance: 40,000
Referee: Carlos Robles (Chile)

Peru 4-2 Ecuador
Gómez Sánchez Goal 1115
Honorato Gonzabay Goal 29 (o.g.)88 (o.g.)
Isidro Matute Goal 3461
Attendance: 50,000
Referee: Carlos Robles (Chile)

Attendance: 50,000
Referee: Juan Regis Brozzi (Argentina)

Paraguay 2-0 Ecuador
Máximo Rolón Goal 1632 (pen.)
Attendance: 35,000
Referee: Carlos Robles (Chile)

Attendance: 23,000
Referee: Washington Rodríguez (Uruguay)

Attendance: 55,000
Referee: Washington Rodríguez (Uruguay)

Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Juan Regis Brozzi (Argentina)

Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Roberto González (Paraguay)

Attendance: 35,000
Referee: Carlos Robles (Chile)

Peru 2-1 Uruguay
Roberto Castillo Goal 11
Gómez Sánchez Goal 68
Walter Morel Goal 72
Attendance: 65,000
Referee: Carlos Robles (Chile)

Attendance: 65,000
Referee: Washington Rodríguez (Uruguay)

Result

 1955 South American Championship Champions 

Argentina
10th title

Goal scorers

8 Goals

6 Goals

5 Goals

4 Goals

3 Goals

2 Goals

1 Goal

Own Goal

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