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1956 South American Championship

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Host country  Uruguay
Runners-up  Chile
Matches played  15
Teams  6
Goals scored  38
Venue(s)  1 (in 1 host city)
Fourth place  Brazil
Dates  21 Jan 1956 – 15 Feb 1956
Attendance  568,000
1956 South American Championship
Top scorer(s)  Enrique Hormazábal (4 goals)
Champion  Uruguay national football team
Third place  Argentina national football team
Similar  1955 South American Championship, 1926 South American Championship, 1957 South American Championship, 1924 South American Championship, 1929 South American Championship

South American Championship 1956 was a football tournament held in Uruguay, who won it. Chile were runners-up.

Bolivia, Colombia, and Ecuador withdrew from the tournament.

Enrique Hormazábal from Chile became top scorer of the tournament with 4 goals.

Goalscorers

A total of 26 different players scored 38 goals in the tournament. None of the goals are credited as own goal.

4 Goals

  • Enrique Hormazábal
  • 3 Goals

    2 Goals

    1 Goal

    References

    1956 South American Championship Wikipedia


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