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The 1967 South American Football Championship was won by hosts Uruguay, with Argentina finished second.

1967 South American Championship
Tournament details
Host countryUruguay
Dates13 January – 2 February
Teams6 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Uruguay (11th title)
Runners-up Argentina
Third place Chile
Fourth place Paraguay
Tournament statistics
Matches played15
Goals scored49 (3.27 per match)
Top scorer(s)Argentina Luis Artime (5 goals)
1963
1975

Brazil and Peru withdrew from the tournament. It was the first tournament in which Venezuela participated.

Contents

Qualifying roundEdit

Chile  5–2  Colombia
Araya   7'
Campos   23'
Prieto   40' (pen.)49'
Saavedra   61'
Gamboa   71'
Cañón   72'
Attendance: 80,000
Referee: Arturo Yamasaki (Peru)

Colombia  0–0  Chile
Attendance: 17,000
Referee: Arturo Yamasaki (Peru)
Chile won 5–2 on aggregate and qualified for the Copa América 1967.

Ecuador  2–2  Paraguay
Carrera   56'
Muñoz   58'
Rojas   85' (pen.)
Apocada   88'
Attendance: 47,000
Referee: Duval Goicoechea (Argentina)

Paraguay  3–1  Ecuador
Mora   7'10'
Del Puerto   60'
Muñoz   81'
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: César Orozco (Peru)
Paraguay won 5–3 on aggregate and qualified for the Copa América 1967.

VenuesEdit

Montevideo
Estadio Centenario
Capacity: 65,235
 

Final roundEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Uruguay 5 4 1 0 13 2 +11 9
  Argentina 5 4 0 1 12 3 +9 8
  Chile 5 2 2 1 8 6 +2 6
  Paraguay 5 2 0 3 9 13 −4 4
  Venezuela 5 1 0 4 7 16 −9 2
  Bolivia 5 0 1 4 0 9 −9 1
Uruguay  4–0  Bolivia
Rocha   5'
Montero Castillo   44'
Troncoso   55' (o.g.)
Oyarbide   81'
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: Isidro Ramírez (Paraguay)

Chile  2–0  Venezuela
Marcos   12'41'
Attendance: 7,000
Referee: Isidro Ramírez (Paraguay)

Argentina  4–1  Paraguay
Mas   23'
Bernao   71'
Artime   73'
Albrecht   89' (pen.)
Mora   67'
Attendance: 12,000
Referee: Mario Gasc (Chile)

Uruguay  4–0  Venezuela
Urruzmendi   5'34'
Oyarbide   62'68'
Attendance: 7,000
Referee: Eunápio de Queiroz (Brazil)

Argentina  1–0  Bolivia
Bernao   67'
Attendance: 6,000
Referee: Eunápio de Queiroz (Brazil)

Chile  4–2  Paraguay
Gallardo   9'44'
Araya   72'81'
Riveros   62'
Apocada   85'
Attendance: 6,000
Referee: Roberto Goicochea (Argentina)

Paraguay  1–0  Bolivia
Arístides Del Puerto   14'
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Enrique Marino (Chile)

Argentina  5–1  Venezuela
Artime   18'65'88'
Carone   26'
Marzolini   50'
Santana   72'
Attendance: 2,500
Referee: Mario Gasc (Chile)

Uruguay  2–2  Chile
Rocha   15'
Oyarbide   68'
Gallardo   2'
Marcos   37'
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: Isidro Ramírez (Paraguay)

Venezuela  3–0  Bolivia
Scovino   59'
Santana   67'
Ravelo   84'
Attendance: 11,000
Referee: Mario Gasc (Chile)

Argentina  2–0  Chile
Sarnari   36'
Artime   80'
Attendance: 14,000
Referee: Isidro Ramírez (Paraguay)

Uruguay  2–0  Paraguay
Pérez   32'
Urruzmendi   66'
Attendance: 17,000
Referee: Mario Gasc (Chile)

Chile  0–0  Bolivia
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Roberto Goicochea (Argentina)

Paraguay  5–3  Venezuela
González   11'
Rojas   16'29'
Mora   22'
Colmán   81'
Mendoza   3'
Santana   77'
Ravelo   89'
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Enrique Marino (Chile)

Uruguay  1–0  Argentina
Rocha   74'
Attendance: 65,000
Referee: Mario Gasc (Chile)

ResultEdit

 1967 South American Championship Champions 
 
Uruguay
11th title

Goal scorersEdit

External linksEdit