2000 CONMEBOL Pre-Olympic Tournament

The 2000 CONMEBOL Pre-Olympic Tournament began on 19 January 2000 and was the 11th CONMEBOL Pre-Olympic Tournament. This was the 3rd tournament open to players under the age of 23 without any other restriction. There was no qualification stage and all 10 members of CONMEBOL automatically qualified. The winner and the runner-up qualified for 2000 Summer Olympics. Players born on or after 1 January 1977 were eligible to play in this competition.

2000 CONMEBOL Pre-Olympic Tournament
Tournament details
Host countryBrazil
Dates19 January – 6 February
Teams10
Venue(s)1 (in 3 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Brazil (7th title)
Runners-up Chile
Third place Argentina
Fourth place Uruguay
Tournament statistics
Matches played26
Goals scored100 (3.85 per match)
Top scorer(s)Brazil Ronaldinho (9 goals)
1996
2004

SquadsEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Brazil 4 3 1 0 15 1 +14 10
  Chile 4 2 1 1 7 7 0 7
  Colombia 4 2 1 1 10 13 -3 7
  Venezuela 4 1 1 2 5 9 -4 4
  Ecuador 4 0 0 4 5 12 -7 0
Colombia  4–2  Ecuador
Viveros   6'
Candelo   33' (pen.), 45' (pen.)
Castillo   47'
Report Candelario   24'
Kaviedes   38'
Attendance: 50,000
Referee: Daniel Gimenez (Argentina)
Brazil  1–1  Chile
Alex   63' Report Pizarro   79'
Attendance: 50,000

Chile  2–1  Ecuador
Tapia   43' (pen.), 89' (pen.) Report Reasco   19'
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Jorge Torres (Peru)
Colombia  1–1  Venezuela
Castillo   28' Report Vielma   82'
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Saúl Feldman (Uruguay)

Chile  3–0  Venezuela
Tapia   43', 58'
Neira   57'
Report
Attendance: 10,000
Referee: Juan Carlos Paniagua (Bolivia)
Brazil  2–0  Ecuador
Ronaldinho   18'
Alex   80'
Report
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Saúl Feldman (Uruguay)

Colombia  5–1  Chile
Muñoz   16', 30', 54'
Quintana   59'
Candelo   60'
Report Gutiérrez   87'
Attendance: 10,000
Brazil  3–0  Venezuela
Ronaldinho   10', 85' (pen.)
Lucas   65'
Report
Attendance: 14,000
Referee: Juan Carlos Paniagua (Bolivia)

Ecuador  2–4  Venezuela
Ayoví   67'
Kaviedes   73'
Report Rojas   26', 38'
García   38'
Arango   48'
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: Saúl Feldman (Uruguay)
Brazil  9–0  Colombia
Álvaro   8'
Ronaldinho   16', 90' (pen.)
Edu   22', 37'
Athirson   44'
Adriano Gabiru   65'
Lucas   72'
Warley   82'
Report
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Daniel Gimenez (Argentina)

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Uruguay 4 4 0 0 7 2 +5 12
  Argentina 4 2 1 1 7 4 +3 7
  Peru 4 2 1 1 10 8 +2 7
  Paraguay 4 1 0 3 7 9 -2 3
  Bolivia 4 0 0 4 4 12 -8 0
Uruguay  2–0  Peru
García   5'
Franco   78'
Report
Attendance: 23,000
Referee: Luciano Almeida (Brazil)
Argentina  3–1  Paraguay
Cufré   45'
Placente   74'
Biagini   83'
Report Candia   40'

Paraguay  3–1  Bolivia
Cuevas   5'
Ramírez   29' (pen.)
Paredes   90+1'
Report Gutiérrez   72'
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Henry Cervantes (Colombia)
Argentina  1–1  Peru
Cufré   75' Report Pizarro   10'
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Guido Aros (Chile)

Paraguay  3–4  Peru
Santa Cruz   39', 62'
Pérez   65'
Report Pizarro   54', 59', 76'
Gómez   67'
Uruguay  2–1  Bolivia
García   8'
Olivera   48' (pen.)
Report Suárez   85'
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Paolo Borgosano (Venezuela)

Uruguay  1–0  Paraguay
Melono   13' Report
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Guido Aros (Chile)
Argentina  2–0  Bolivia
Romeo   65'
Riquelme   90' (pen.)
Report
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Henry Cervantes (Colombia)

Peru  5–2  Bolivia
Lobatón   45', 51', 85', 88'
Pizarro   78'
Report Suárez   76'
Peña   82' (pen.)
Attendance: 4,000
Referee: Paolo Borgosano (Venezuela)
Argentina  1–2  Uruguay
Cambiasso   23' Report Olivera   59' (pen.)
Coelho   63'
Attendance: 4,000
Referee: Luciano Almeida (Brazil)

Final GroupEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Brazil 3 2 1 0 9 5 +4 7
  Chile 3 2 0 1 6 4 +2 6
  Argentina 3 1 0 2 5 5 0 3
  Uruguay 3 0 1 2 3 9 -6 1
Chile  4–1  Uruguay
Gutiérrez   26'
Tapia   47'
Ríos   75'
Pizarro   80'
Report Coelho   42'
Attendance: 50,000
Referee: Daniel Giménez (Argentina)
Brazil  4–2  Argentina
Ronaldinho   2', 35', 78'
Alex   18'
Report Romeo   5'
Cambiasso   21'
Attendance: 50,000

Argentina  3–0  Uruguay
Scaloni   61'
Messera   64', 78'
Report
Attendance: 15,000
Brazil  3–1  Chile
Athirson   31'
Ronaldinho   46'
Baiano   60'
Report Tapia   15'
Attendance: 22,000
Referee: Henry Cervantes (Colombia)

Argentina  0–1  Chile
Report Navia   86'
Attendance: 25,000
Brazil  2–2  Uruguay
Bilica   4'
Pereira   87'
Report Risso   48'
Varela   59'
Attendance: 35,000
Referee: Juan Carlos Paniagua (Bolivia)

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