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1967 South American Championship

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Host country  Uruguay
Runners-up  Argentina
Top scorer(s)  Luis Artime (5 goals)
Teams  6
Matches played  15
Venue(s)  1 (in 1 host city)
Fourth place  Paraguay
Dates  17 Jan 1967 – 2 Feb 1967
Goals scored  49
1967 South American Championship
Champion  Uruguay national football team
Third place  Chile national football team
Similar  1926 South American Championship, 1963 South American Championship, 1924 South American Championship, 1955 South American Championship, 1947 South American Championship

The 1967 South American Football Championship was won by hosts Uruguay, with Argentina finished second.

Brazil and Peru withdrew from the tournament. It was the first tournament in which Venezuela participated.

Chile won 5–2 on aggregate and qualified for the Copa América 1967.
Paraguay won 5–3 on aggregate and qualified for the Copa América 1967.

Goal scorers

With five goals, Luis Artime of Argentina is the top scorer in the tournament. In total, 49 goals were scored by 27 different players, with only one of them credited as own goal.

5 goals
  • Luis Artime
  • 4 goals
  • Jorge Oyarbide
  • 3 goals
  • Julio Gallardo
  • Rubén Marcos
  • José Urruzmendi
  • Pedro Rocha
  • Rafael Santana
  • 2 goals
  • Raúl Bernao
  • Pedro Araya
  • Celino Mora
  • Juan Carlos Rojas
  • Antonio Ravelo
  • 1 goal
    Own goal
  • Roberto Troncoso (playing against Uruguay)
  • References

    1967 South American Championship Wikipedia


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