1920 South American Championship
|Copa América (since 1975)|
|Dates||September 11 – October 3|
|Teams||4 (from 1 confederation)|
|Venue(s)||1 (in 1 host city)|
|Champions||Uruguay (3rd title)|
|Goals scored||16 (2.67 per match)|
|Top scorer(s)|| José Pérez
(3 goals each)
The participating countries were the host Chile, Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil as the defending champion. Uruguay regained the title lost in the last edition, thus becoming champion for the third time in the first four editions of the tournament. Ángel Romano was the top goalscorer alongside teammate José Pérez, with 3 goals, repeating his feat of three years earlier.
Each team played one match against each of the other teams. Two (2) points were awarded for a win, one (1) point for a draw and zero (0) points for a defeat.
September 11, 1920
September 12, 1920
|Echeverría 75'||Piendibene 10'|
September 18, 1920
|Romano 23', 60'
Urdinarán 26' (pen.)
Pérez 29', 65'
September 20, 1920
|Bolados 30'||Dellavalle 13'|
September 25, 1920
October 3, 1920
|1920 South American Championship Champions|