1997 Copa CONMEBOL

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1997 Copa CONMEBOL
Tournament details
Teams 18 (from 10 confederations)
Final positions
Champions Brazil Atlético Mineiro (2nd title)
Runners-up Argentina Lanús
Tournament statistics
Matches played 34
Top scorer(s) Brazil Valdir (7)

The 1997 Copa CONMEBOL was the sixth edition of CONMEBOL's annual club tournament. Teams that failed to qualify for the Copa Libertadores played in this tournament. Eighteen teams from the ten South American football confederations qualified for this tournament. A preliminary round was played to narrow the teams down to sixteen for the first round. Atlético Mineiro defeated the defending champion Lanús in the finals.

Qualified teams[edit]

Qualified teams
Argentina Colón Venezuela Estudiantes de Mérida Argentina Lanús Bolivia Real Santa Cruz
Bolivia The Strongest Brazil Atlético Mineiro Brazil Rio Branco Brazil Vitória
Chile Universidad de Chile Colombia América Colombia Deportes Tolima Ecuador Técnico Universitario
Paraguay Sportivo Luqueño Peru Universitario Uruguay Danubio Uruguay Defensor Sporting
Venezuela Deportivo Táchira Brazil Portuguesa

Preliminary round[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Estudiantes de Mérida Venezuela 3–3 (3-4 p) Venezuela Deportivo Táchira 1–0 2–3
Real Santa Cruz Bolivia 3–1 Bolivia The Strongest 1–1 2–0

Bracket[edit]

  First round Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                             
 Venezuela Deportivo Táchira 1 1 2  
 Colombia América 1 3 4  
   Colombia América 1 1 2  
   Brazil Atlético Mineiro 2 1 3  
 Brazil Portuguesa 1 0 1
 Brazil Atlético Mineiro 4 0 4  
   Brazil Atlético Mineiro 2 4 6  
   Peru Universitario 0 0 0  
 Peru Universitario 3 0 3  
 Ecuador Técnico Universitario 0 0 0  
   Peru Universitario 0 2 2
   Colombia Deportes Tolima 1 0 1  
 Colombia Deportes Tolima 2 0 2
 Brazil Rio Branco 1 1 2  
   Brazil Atlético Mineiro 4 1 5
   Argentina Lanús 1 1 2
 Bolivia Real Santa Cruz 1 0 1  
 Argentina Lanús 1 5 6  
   Argentina Lanús 0 3 3
   Brazil Vitória 1 1 2  
 Brazil Vitória 2 4 6
 Paraguay Sportivo Luqueño 0 1 1  
   Argentina Lanús 2 1 3
   Argentina Colón 0 1 1  
 Uruguay Defensor Sporting 3 2 5  
 Uruguay Danubio 3 3 6  
   Uruguay Danubio 1 1 2
   Argentina Colón 1 1 2  
 Chile Universidad de Chile 2 1 3
 Argentina Colón 1 2 3  

First round[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Deportivo Táchira Venezuela 2–4 Colombia América 1–1 1–3
Deportes Tolima Colombia 2–2 (3-1 p) Brazil Rio Branco 2–1 0–1
Universitario Peru 3–0 Ecuador Técnico Universitario 3–0 0–0
Vitória Brazil 6–1 Paraguay Sportivo Luqueño 2–0 4–1
Real Santa Cruz Bolivia 1–6 Argentina Lanús 1–1 0–5
Portuguesa Brazil 1–4 Brazil Atlético Mineiro 1–4 0–0
Universidad de Chile Chile 3–3 (2-3 p) Argentina Colón 2–1 1–2
Defensor Sporting Uruguay 5–6 Uruguay Danubio 3–3 2–3

Quarterfinals[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Colón Argentina 2–2 (3-2 p) Uruguay Danubio 1–1 1–1
Vitória Brazil 2–3 Argentina Lanús 1–0 1–3
Deportes Tolima Colombia 1–2 Peru Universitario 1–0 0–2
Atlético Mineiro Brazil 3–2 Colombia América 2–1 1–1

Semifinals[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Colón Argentina 1–3 Argentina Lanús 0–2 1–1
Universitario Peru 0–6 Brazil Atlético Mineiro 0–2 0–4

Finals[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Lanús Argentina 2–5 Brazil Atlético Mineiro 1–4 1–1

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