Football at the 1983 Pan American Games

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Football – Men's tournament at the IX Pan American Games
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Venue Brígido Iriarte Stadium
Dates 15–27 August
Medalists
Gold medal 
Silver medal 
Bronze medal 
«1979
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The ninth edition of the Men's Football Tournament at the Pan American Games was held in Caracas, Venezuela, from August 15 to August 27, 1983. Ten teams competed in a first round-robin competition, with Brazil defending the title. After the preliminary round there was a semifinal and a final.

Original Draw[edit]

Originally the tournament was to have been played by 12 teams organised into four groups of three teams but Honduras and Suriname did not take part, forcing a rearrangement of the original draw (shown below).

  • Group A: Venezuela, Chile, Suriname
  • Group B: Brazil, United States, Bermuda
  • Group C: Argentina, Guatemala, Honduras
  • Group D: Uruguay, Mexico, Cuba

Preliminary round[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group B[edit]

Group C[edit]

Semifinal[edit]

21/08/1983 Uruguay 2 - 1 Guatemala

(Guatemala OBTEINS THE BRONZE MEDAL)


Brazil BYE TO THE GOLD MEDAL MATCH

Gold Medal Match[edit]

23/08/1983 Brazil 0 - 1 Uruguay



 1983 Pan American Games Winners 

Uruguay
First title

References[edit]