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The twelfth edition of the South American Championship was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from November 1 to 17, 1929. The 1928 edition was postponed due to the participation of Chile, Uruguay and Argentina in the 1928 Summer Olympics held in Amsterdam, Netherlands, where Uruguay and Argentina won gold and silver respectively.

1929 South American Championship
Tournament details
Host countryArgentina
DatesNovember 1–17
Teams4 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)3 (in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Argentina (4th title)
Runners-up Paraguay
Third place Uruguay
Fourth place Peru
Tournament statistics
Matches played6
Goals scored23 (3.83 per match)
Top scorer(s)Paraguay Aurelio González
(5 goals)
1927
1935
The Argentine team, winner of the tournament.

The participating countries were Argentina, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay.

Brazil, Bolivia, and Chile withdrew from the tournament.

Contents

SquadsEdit

For a complete list of participants squads see: 1929 South American Championship squads

VenuesEdit

Buenos Aires Avellaneda
Estadio Gasómetro Estadio Alvear y Tagle Estadio Independiente
Capacity: 75,000 Capacity: 40,000 Capacity: 57.858
     

Final roundEdit

Each team plays a single 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.

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Argentina 3 3 0 0 9 1 +8 6
  Paraguay 3 2 0 1 9 4 +5 4
  Uruguay 3 1 0 2 4 6 −2 2
  Peru 3 0 0 3 1 12 −11 0
Uruguay  0–3  Paraguay
González   16'86'
Domínguez   55'

Argentina  3–0  Peru
Peucelle   6'
Zumelzú   38'58'
Referee: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)

Argentina  4–1  Paraguay
M. Evaristo   7'
Ferreira   24'48'
Cherro   50'
Domínguez   56'
Referee: Julio Borelli (Peru)

Peru  1–4  Uruguay
Lizarbe   81' Fernández   21'29'43'
Andrade   69'

Paraguay  5–0  Peru
Nessi   10'
González   55'63'69'
Domínguez   82'

Argentina  2–0  Uruguay
Ferreira   14'
M. Evaristo   77'
Referee: Miguel Barba (Paraguay)

ResultEdit

 1929 South American Championship Champions 
 
Argentina
Fourth title

Goal scorersEdit

5 goals

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

External linksEdit