Football at the 1959 Pan American Games

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The third edition of the football tournament at the Pan American Games was held in Chicago, Illinois, from August 21 to September 5, 1959. Seven teams did compete in a round-robin competition, with Argentina defending the title again.

Matches[edit]

Medalists[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's tournament  Argentina

Miguel Basílico
Roberto Blanco
Roberto Bonnano
Alberto Corradini
Pedro de Ciancio
José Díaz
Domingo Lejona
Dardo Migoni
Juan Carlos Oleniak
Raúl Adolfo Pérez
Héctor Readigós
Domingo Rodríguez
Carlos Saldías
Héctor Scardulla
Antonio Spilinga
Osmar Stelman
Juan Stork
José Vázquez
Miguel Villafañe

 Brazil

Antônio Benedicto Françoso
Dary Batista de Oliveira
Décio Randazzo Teixeira
Edílson Rodrigues Vieira
Edmar Japiassú Maia
Edson Luiz de Carvalho
Elson Iazegi Beyruth
Gérson
Hércules Corrêa Torres
Hilton Cabral de Almeida
Humberto Martins Barbosa
José Germano de Sales
José Maria da Silva
José Ribamar Celestino
José Ricardo da Silva
Manoel José Dias
Manuel Martins da Souza
Nélson Purchio
Ouraci Francisco das Chagas
Roberto Rodrigues Passos
Jorge Caetano Rubens
Villadonega Souza Rodrigues

 United States

Victor Ottobini
Jacob Ruscheinski
Willy Schaller
Joe Speca
John Peter Traina
Herman Wecke
Alex Ely
Val Pelizzaro
Zenon Snylyk
George Brown
Rolf Ganger
Gene Grabowski
P. Kulischenko
Bill Looby
Ron Maierhofer
Ed Murphy
Jim Strachrowsky
Al Zerhusen

Awards[edit]

 1959 Pan American Games Winners 

Argentina
Third title

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