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1927 South American Championship

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Host country  Peru
Runners-up  Uruguay
Start date  1927
Goals scored  37
Venue(s)  1 (in 1 host city)
Fourth place  Bolivia
Teams  4
Matches played  6
1927 South American Championship
Dates  October 30 – November 27
Top scorer(s)  Alfredo Carricaberry Roberto Figueroa Segundo Luna Pedro Petrone Héctor Scarone (3 goals each)
Champion  Argentina national football team
Third place  Peru national football team
Similar  1929 South American Championship, 1926 South American Championship, 1924 South American Championship, 1947 South American Championship, 1955 South American Championship

The eleventh edition of the South American Championship was held in Lima, Peru from October 30 to November 27, 1927. The participating countries were Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, and Uruguay. Brazil, Chile and Paraguay withdrew from the tournament. This was the first South American Championship in which Peru participated. The tournament was also used as a qualifier for the 1928 Summer Olympics and both Argentina and Uruguay were subsequently invited to enter that competition.


Final round

Each team played a single match against each of the other teams. Two (2) points were awarded for a win, one (1) point for a draw and zero (0) points for a defeat.

Goal scorers

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

Own goals


1927 South American Championship Wikipedia

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