1927 South American Championship
The eleventh edition of the South American Championship was held in Lima, Peru from October 30 to November 27, 1927. The participating countries were Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, and Uruguay. Brazil, Chile and Paraguay withdrew from the tournament. This was the first South American Championship in which Peru participated. The tournament was also used as a qualifier for the 1928 Summer Olympics and both Argentina and Uruguay were subsequently invited to enter that competition.
|Dates||October 30 – November 27|
|Teams||4 (from 1 confederation)|
|Venue(s)||1 (in 1 host city)|
|Champions||Argentina (3rd title)|
|Goals scored||37 (6.17 per match)|
|Top scorer(s)|| Alfredo Carricaberry |
(3 goals each)
For a complete list of participants squads see: 1927 South American Championship squads
Each team played a single 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.
|Luna 18', 56'
Carricaberry 20', 36'
Recanatini 24' (pen.)
Seoane 29', 79'
|Ulloa 49' (o.g.)
Sacco 52', 71'
|Petrone 18', 65', 81'
Figueroa 19', 67', 69'
|Bustamante 13', 14'|
|Recanatini 56' (pen.)
Canavessi 85' (o.g.)
|Scarone 33', 79'|
|1927 South American Championship Champions|