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Football at the 1951 Pan American Games

The first edition of the football tournament at the Pan American Games was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from February 25 to March 8, 1951. Five teams did compete, after Brazil withdrew on February 16, 1951.

Football – Men's tournament at the I Pan American Games
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VenueEstadio Monumental
Dates25 February–8 March
Medalists
Gold medal 
Silver medal 
Bronze medal 
1955»

Paraguay participated with the club side Sport Colombia, strengthened with some guest players from other clubs. Costa Rica and Venezuela entered their full national teams (as they only had amateur football domestically).[1]

MatchesEdit

AwardsEdit

 1951 Pan American Games Winners 
 
Argentina
First title

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1951 Pan Am Games football competition". RSSSF.com. Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation.