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1955 South American Championship

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Host country  Chile
Venue(s)  1 (in 1 host city)
Fourth place  Uruguay
Teams  6
Matches played  15
Dates  February 27 – March 30
Runners-up  Chile
Start date  1955
Goals scored  73
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Top scorer(s)  Rodolfo Micheli (8 goals)
Champion  Argentina national football team
Third place  Peru national football team
Similar  1947 South American Championship, 1926 South American Championship, 1957 South American Championship, 1929 South American Championship, 1924 South American Championship

The South American Championship 1955 was a football tournament held in Chile and won by Argentina with Chile as runners-up.

Brazil, Bolivia, and Colombia withdrew from the tournament.

Rodolfo Micheli from Argentina became top scorer of the tournament with 8 goals.

Goal scorers

8 Goals

  • Rodolfo Micheli
  • 6 Goals

    5 Goals

  • Maximo Rolón
  • 4 Goals

  • Manuel Muñoz
  • 3 Goals

    2 Goals

    1 Goal

    Own Goal

  • Honorato Gonzabay (2 for Peru)
  • References

    1955 South American Championship Wikipedia