1923 South American Championship

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1923 South American Championship
Tournament details
Host country Uruguay
Dates October 29 – December 2
Teams (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Uruguay (4th title)
Runners-up  Argentina
Third place  Paraguay
Fourth place  Brazil
Tournament statistics
Matches played 6
Goals scored 18 (3 per match)
Top scorer(s) Argentina Vicente Aguirre
Uruguay Pedro Petrone
(3 goals each)
1922
1924

The seventh edition of the South American Championship was held in Montevideo, Uruguay from October 29 to December 2, 1923.

The participating countries were Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay. Chile withdrew for the second time since the tournament was created.

The tournament was also used as a qualifier for the 1924 Summer Olympics.

Venues[edit]

Montevideo
Estadio Gran Parque Central
Capacity: 20,000
Fachada Estadio Gran Parque Central.JPG

Final round[edit]

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

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Uruguay 3 3 0 0 6 1 +5 6
 Argentina 3 2 0 1 6 6 0 4
 Paraguay 3 1 0 2 4 6 −2 2
 Brazil 3 0 0 3 2 5 −3 0
 Chile 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
October 29, 1923
Argentina  4–3  Paraguay
Saruppo Goal 18'
Aguirre Goal 58'77'86'
Rivas Goal 10'
Zelada Goal 49'
Fretes Goal 65'
Parque Central, Montevideo
Referee: Angel Minoli (Uruguay)

November 4, 1923
Uruguay  2–0  Paraguay
Scarone Goal 11'
Petrone Goal 87'
Parque Central, Montevideo
Referee: Servando Pérez (Argentina)

November 11, 1923
Brazil  0–1  Paraguay
I. López Goal 56'
Parque Central, Montevideo
Referee: Servando Pérez (Argentina)

November 18, 1923
Argentina  2–1  Brazil
Onzari Goal 11'
Saruppo Goal 76'
Nilo Goal 15'
Parque Central, Montevideo
Referee: Miguel Barba (Paraguay)

November 25, 1923
Uruguay  2–1  Brazil
Petrone Goal 56'
Cea Goal 75'
Nilo Goal 59'
Parque Central, Montevideo
Referee: Servando Pérez (Argentina)

December 2, 1923
Uruguay  2–0  Argentina
Petrone Goal 28'
Somma Goal 88'
Parque Central, Montevideo
Referee: Antônio Carneiro de Campos (Brazil)

Result[edit]

 1923 South American Championship Champion 

Uruguay
Fourth title

Goal scorers[edit]

3 goals

2 goals

1 goals

External links[edit]