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The 1997 Copa América Final was the final match of the 1997 Copa América. It was held on June 29, 1997, in La Paz. Brazil won the match against Bolivia by a 3–1 score. This was the fifth Copa América obtained by the Brazilian squad and first one outside their home nation.

1997 Copa América Final
Event1997 Copa América
DateJune 29, 1997
VenueEstadio Hernando Siles, La Paz
RefereeJorge Nieves (Uruguay)
WeatherScattered clouds
6 °C (43 °F)[1]
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Match detailsEdit

Brazil  3–1  Bolivia
Edmundo   40'
Ronaldo   79'
Zé Roberto   90'
E. Sánchez   45'
Attendance: 46,000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brazil
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bolivia
GK 1 Cláudio Taffarel
DF 2 Cafú
DF 16 Gonçalves
DF 3 Aldair
DF 6 Roberto Carlos
MF 8 Dunga (c)
MF 19 Flávio Conceição   62'
MF 20 Denílson
MF 10 Leonardo   79'
FW 9 Ronaldo
FW 21 Edmundo   67'
Substitutions:
MF 5 Mauro Silva     79'
MF 17 Zé Roberto   62'
FW 22 Paulo Nunes   67'
Manager:
Zagallo
GK 1 Carlos Trucco
DF 2 Juan Manuel Peña
DF 7 Sergio Castillo
DF 5 Óscar Sánchez
DF 3 Marco Sandy
MF 16 Luis Cristaldo  
MF 22 Julio César Baldivieso
MF 6 Vladimir Soria (c)
MF 21 Erwin Sánchez  
FW 10 Marco Etcheverry
FW 9 Jaime Moreno   74'
Substitutions:
FW 18 Milton Coimbra   74'
Manager:
  Antonio López Habas

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