1937 South American Championship

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1937 South American Championship
Tournament details
Host country Argentina
Dates December 27, 1936 - February 1, 1937
Teams (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Argentina (5th title)
Runners-up  Brazil
Third place  Uruguay
Fourth place  Paraguay
Tournament statistics
Matches played 16
Goals scored 69 (4.31 per match)
Top scorer(s) Chile Raúl Toro (7 goals)
1935
1939

The fourteenth edition of the South American Championship of football was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from December 27, 1936 to February 1, 1937.

The participating countries were Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay thus making this the first edition in which more than five teams took part of the event.

Bolivia, and Colombia (a new CONMEBOL member) withdrew from the tournament.

Venues[edit]

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

Final round[edit]

Each team played against each of the other teams. Two (2) points where 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 5 4 0 1 12 5 +7 8
 Brazil 5 4 0 1 17 9 +8 8
 Uruguay 5 2 0 3 11 14 -3 4
 Paraguay 5 2 0 3 8 16 -8 4
 Chile 5 1 1 3 12 13 -1 3
 Peru 5 1 1 3 7 10 -3 3

As Brazil and Argentina were tied, a playoff was disputed.

December 27, 1936

Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg Brazil 3 - 2 Peru Flag of Peru (state).svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: Alfredo Vargas (Chile)
Roberto 7' T. Fernández 55'
Afonsinho 30' Villanueva 58'
Niginho 57'

December 30, 1936

Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg Argentina 2 - 1 Chile Flag of Chile.svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)
Varallo 30' Toro 73'
Varallo 43'

January 2, 1937

Flag of Paraguay.svg Paraguay 4 - 2 Uruguay Flag of Uruguay.svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: Virgílio Antônio Fedrighi (Brazil)
A. Ortega 9' Varela 16'
A. González 35' Varela 28'
Erico (p) 38'
A. Ortega 79'

January 3, 1937

Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg Brazil 6 - 4 Chile Flag of Chile.svg Estadio Alvear y Tagle, Buenos Aires
Ref: José Bartolomé Macías (Argentina)
Patesko 2' Avendaño 19'
Carvalho Leite 6' Toro 25'
Patesko 26' Riveros 40'
Luizinho 35' Toro 73'
Luizinho 40'
Roberto 68'

January 6, 1937

Flag of Uruguay.svg Uruguay 4 - 2 Peru Flag of Peru (state).svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)
Camaití 16' T. Fernández 29'
Varela 31' Magallanes 40'
Varela 56'
Píriz 79'

January 9, 1937

Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg Argentina 6 - 1 Paraguay Flag of Paraguay.svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: Alfredo Vargas (Chile)
Scopelli 5' A. González 86'
García 8'
Zozaya 33'
Scopelli 54'
Zozaya 75'
Zozaya 82'

January 10, 1937

Flag of Uruguay.svg Uruguay 0 - 3 Chile Flag of Chile.svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: José Bartolomé Macías (Argentina)
Toro 17'
Arancibia 59'
Toro 83'

January 13, 1937

Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg Brazil 5 - 0 Paraguay Flag of Paraguay.svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: José Bartolomé Macías (Argentina)
Patesko 31'
Luizinho 42'
Luizinho 51'
Carvalho Leite 59'
Patesko 67'

January 16, 1937

Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg Argentina 1 - 0 Peru Flag of Peru (state).svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)
Zozaya 55'

January 17, 1937

Flag of Paraguay.svg Paraguay 3 - 2 Chile Flag of Chile.svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)
Amarilla 5' Toro 8'
Flor 47' Toro 32'
Núñez Velloso 78'

January 19, 1937

Flag of Brazil.svg Brazil 3 - 2 Uruguay Flag of Uruguay.svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: José Bartolomé Macías (Argentina)
Carvalho Leite 36' Villadóniga 1'
Bahia 72' Píriz 66'
Niginho 77'

January 21, 1937

Flag of Peru (state).svg Peru 2 - 2 Chile Flag of Chile.svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: José Bartolomé Macías (Argentina)
J. Alcalde 1' Torres 16'
J. Alcalde 26' Carmona 70'

January 23, 1937

Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg Argentina 2 - 3 Uruguay Flag of Uruguay.svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: Alfredo Vargas (Chile)
Varallo 63' Ithurbide 5'
Zozaya 68' Píriz 51'
Varela 58'

January 24, 1937

Flag of Paraguay.svg Paraguay 0 - 1 [1] Peru Flag of Peru (state).svg Estadio Alvear y Tagle, Buenos Aires
Ref: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)
Lavalle 43'

January 30, 1937

Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg Argentina 1 - 0 Brazil Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)
García 48'

Playoff[edit]

February 1, 1937

Flag of Argentina (alternative).svg Argentina 2 - 0 (aet) Brazil Flag of Brazil (1889-1960).svg Estadio Gasómetro, Buenos Aires
Ref: Aníbal Tejada (Uruguay)
De la Mata 102'
De la Mata 112'

Results[edit]

 South American Championship 1937 Champions 

Argentina
Fifth title

Goal scorers[edit]

7 goals
  • Chile Raúl Toro
5 goals
4 goals
3 goals
2 goals
1 goal

References[edit]

  1. ^ Behr, Raul. "Un histórico flash" (in Spanish). Dechalaca.com. Retrieved 16 October 2012. 

External links[edit]