1929 South American Championship

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1929 South American Championship
Tournament details
Host country Argentina
Dates November 1 – November 17
Teams (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) (in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  Argentina (4th title)
Runners-up  Paraguay
Third place  Uruguay
Fourth place  Peru
Tournament statistics
Matches played 6
Goals scored 23 (3.83 per match)
Top scorer(s) Paraguay Aurelio González
(5 goals)
1927
1935
The Argentine team, winner of the tournament.

The twelfth edition of the South American Championship was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from November 1 to November 17, 1929. The 1928 edition was postponed due to the participation of Chile, Uruguay and Argentina in the 1928 Summer Olympics held in Amsterdam, Netherlands, where Uruguay and Argentina won gold and silver respectively.

The participating countries were Argentina, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay.

Brazil, Bolivia, and Chile withdrew from the tournament.

Venues[edit]

Buenos Aires Avellaneda
Estadio Gasómetro de Boedo Estadio Alvear y Tagle Estadio Independiente
Capacity: 75,000 Capacity: 40,000 Capacity: 57.858
El Gasometro.JPG Estadio Alvear y Tagle.jpg Ind.jpg

Final round[edit]

Each team plays a single 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
 Argentina 3 3 0 0 9 1 +8 6
 Paraguay 3 2 0 1 9 4 +5 4
 Uruguay 3 1 0 2 4 6 −2 2
 Peru 3 0 0 3 1 12 −11 0
November 1, 1929
Uruguay  0–3  Paraguay
González Goal 16'86'
Domínguez Goal 55'

November 3, 1929
Argentina  3–0  Peru
Peucelle Goal 6'
Zumelzú Goal 38'58'
Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Referee: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)

November 10, 1929
Argentina  4–1  Paraguay
M. Evaristo Goal 7'
Ferreira Goal 24'48'
Cherro Goal 50'
Domínguez Goal 56'
Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Referee: Julio Borelli (Peru)

November 11, 1929
Peru  1–4  Uruguay
Lizarbe Goal 81' Fernández Goal 21'29'43'
Andrade Goal 69'

November 16, 1929
Paraguay  5–0  Peru
Nessi Goal 10'
González Goal 55'63'69'
Domínguez Goal 82'

November 17, 1929
Argentina  2–0  Uruguay
Ferreira Goal 14'
M. Evaristo Goal 77'
Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Referee: Miguel Barba (Paraguay)

Result[edit]

 1929 South American Championship Champion 

Argentina
Fourth title

Goal scorers[edit]

5 goals

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

External links[edit]