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The seventh edition of the South American Championship was held in Montevideo, Uruguay from October 29 to December 2, 1923.

1923 South American Championship
Tournament details
Host countryUruguay
DatesOctober 29 – December 2
Teams4 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Uruguay (4th title)
Runners-up Argentina
Third place Paraguay
Fourth place Brazil
Tournament statistics
Matches played6
Goals scored18 (3 per match)
Top scorer(s)Argentina Vicente Aguirre
Uruguay Pedro Petrone
(3 goals each)
1922
1924

Contents

OverviewEdit

 
The Uruguayan squad won its 4th. title

The participating countries were Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay. Chile withdrew for the second time since the tournament was created.

The tournament was also used as a qualifier for the 1924 Summer Olympics.

SquadsEdit

For a complete list of participants squads see: 1923 South American Championship squads

VenuesEdit

Final roundEdit

Each team played one match 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
  Uruguay 3 3 0 0 6 1 +5 6
  Argentina 3 2 0 1 6 6 0 4
  Paraguay 3 1 0 2 4 6 −2 2
  Brazil 3 0 0 3 2 5 −3 0
Argentina  4–3  Paraguay
Saruppo   18'
Aguirre   58'77'86'
Rivas   10'
Zelada   49'
Fretes   65'
Referee: Angel Minoli (Uruguay)

Uruguay  2–0  Paraguay
Scarone   11'
Petrone   87'
Referee: Servando Pérez (Argentina)

Brazil  0–1  Paraguay
I. López   56'
Referee: Servando Pérez (Argentina)

Argentina  2–1  Brazil
Onzari   11'
Saruppo   76'
Nilo   15'
Referee: Miguel Barba (Paraguay)

Uruguay  2–1  Brazil
Petrone   56'
Cea   75'
Nilo   59'
Referee: Servando Pérez (Argentina)

Uruguay  2–0  Argentina
Petrone   28'
Somma   88'
Referee: Antônio Carneiro de Campos (Brazil)

ResultEdit

 1923 South American Championship Champions 
 
Uruguay
Fourth title

Goal scorersEdit

3 goals

2 goals

1 goals

External linksEdit