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The Campeonato Sudamericano Copa América, commonly kent as Copa América (Spainyie an Portuguese for "Americae Cup"),[1] is a internaitional association fitbaa competeetion contestit atween the men's naitional fitbaa teams o CONMEBOL, determinin the continental champion o Sooth Americae. It is the auldest internaitional continental fitbaa competeetion.[2]

Copa América
Foondit 1916; 103 years ago (1916)
Region South America (CONMEBOL)
Nummer o teams 12
Current champions  Uruguay (15th title)
Maist successful team(s)  Uruguay (15 titles)
Wabsteid 2015 Copa América

The current toornament format involves twal teams competin at venues in a host naition ower a period o aboot a month. The confederation haes anerly ten members, sae naitional teams fae ither FIFA confederations are invitit tae fill the ither 2 places; Costa Rica, Mexico an the Unitit States hae been regular syne bein invitit for the first time in 1993. In 43 toornaments, seiven naitional teams hae wan the title. Uruguay is the current champion an the maist sonsie team in the toornament, haein wan it fifteen times.

The Copa América is ane o the maist prestigious an maist widely viewed sportin events in the warld.[3] The heichest feenishin member o CONMEBOL haes the richt tae pairticipate in the next edition o the FIFA Confederations Cup, but isna obleeged tae.[4]

ResultsEedit

Sooth American Championship eraEedit

Year Host Feenal Toornament Results
Winners Runners-Up Third Place Fowert Place
1916
[C]
  Argentinae  
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
 
Brazil
 
Chile
1917   Uruguay  
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
 
Brazil
 
Chile
1919   Brazil  
Brazil
 
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
 
Chile
1920   Chile  
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
 
Brazil
 
Chile
1921   Argentinae  
Argentinae
 
Brazil
 
Uruguay
 
Paraguay
1922   Brazil  
Brazil
 
Paraguay
 
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
1923   Uruguay  
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
 
Paraguay
 
Brazil
1924   Uruguay  
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
 
Paraguay
 
Chile
1925
[A]
  Argentinae  
Argentinae
 
Brazil
 
Paraguay
N/A
1926   Chile  
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
 
Chile
 
Paraguay
1927   Peru  
Argentinae
 
Uruguay
 
Peru
 
Bolivie
1929   Argentinae  
Argentinae
 
Paraguay
 
Uruguay
 
Peru
1935
[D]
  Peru  
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
 
Peru
 
Chile
1937   Argentinae  
Argentinae
 
Brazil
 
Uruguay
 
Paraguay
1939   Peru  
Peru
 
Uruguay
 
Paraguay
 
Chile
1941
[D]
  Chile  
Argentinae
 
Uruguay
 
Chile
 
Peru
1942   Uruguay  
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
 
Brazil
 
Paraguay
1945
[D]
  Chile  
Argentinae
 
Brazil
 
Chile
 
Uruguay
1946
[D]
  Argentinae  
Argentinae
 
Brazil
 
Paraguay
 
Uruguay
1947   Ecuador  
Argentinae
 
Paraguay
 
Uruguay
 
Chile
1949   Brazil  
Brazil
 
Paraguay
 
Peru
 
Bolivie
1953   Peru  
Paraguay
 
Brazil
 
Uruguay
 
Chile
1955   Chile  
Argentinae
 
Chile
 
Peru
 
Uruguay
1956
[D]
  Uruguay  
Uruguay
 
Chile
 
Argentinae
 
Brazil
1957   Peru  
Argentinae
 
Brazil
 
Uruguay
 
Peru
1959   Argentinae  
Argentinae
 
Brazil
 
Paraguay
 
Peru
1959
[D]
  Ecuador  
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
 
Brazil
 
Ecuador
1963   Bolivie  
Bolivie
 
Paraguay
 
Argentinae
 
Brazil
1967   Uruguay  
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
 
Chile
 
Paraguay

Copa América eraEedit

Year Host Final Third place match
Winners Score Runners-Up Third Place Score Fowert Place
1975   Nae fixed host [F]  
Peru
0 – 1 / 2 – 0
Play-off
1 – 0
 
Colombie
  Brazil
  Uruguay
N/A [B]
1979   Nae fixed host [F]  
Paraguay
3 – 0 / 0 – 1
Play-off
0 – 0 a.e.t.
 
Chile
  Brazil
  Peru
N/A [B]
1983   Nae fixed host [F]  
Uruguay
2 – 0 / 1 – 1  
Brazil
  Paraguay
  Peru
N/A [B]
1987   Argentina  
Uruguay
1 – 0  
Chile
 
Colombie
2 – 1  
Argentinae
1989   Brazil  
Brazil
[E]  
Uruguay
 
Argentinae
[E]  
Paraguay
1991   Chile  
Argentinae
[E]  
Brazil
 
Chile
[E]  
Colombie
1993   Ecuador  
Argentinae
2 – 1  
Mexico
 
Colombie
1 – 0  
Ecuador
1995   Uruguay  
Uruguay
1 – 1
5–3
pens
 
Brazil
 
Colombie
4 – 1  
Unitit States
1997   Bolivia  
Brazil
3 – 1  
Bolivie
 
Mexico
1 – 0  
Peru
1999   Paraguay  
Brazil
3 – 0  
Uruguay
 
Mexico
2 – 1  
Chile
2001   Colombie  
Colombie
1 – 0  
Mexico
 
Honduras
2 – 2
5–4
pens
 
Uruguay
2004   Peru  
Brazil
2 – 2
4–2
pens
 
Argentinae
 
Uruguay
2 – 1  
Colombie
2007   Venezuela  
Brazil
3 – 0  
Argentinae
 
Mexico
3 – 1  
Uruguay
2011   Argentina  
Uruguay
3 – 0  
Paraguay
 
Peru
4 – 1  
Venezuela
2015   Chile  
Chile
0 – 0
4–1
pens
 
Argentinae
 
Peru
2 – 0  
Paraguay
2016   United States  
Chile
0 – 0
4–2
pens
 
Argentinae
 
Colombie
1 – 0  
Unitit States
2019   Brazil
2023   Ecuador

Teams reachin the top fowerEedit

Team Winners Runners-up Third place Fowert place
  Uruguay 15 (1916, 1917 *, 1920, 1923 *, 1924 *, 1926, 1935, 1942 *, 1956 *, 1959 (Ecuador) , 1967 *, 1983, 1987, 1995 *, 2011) 6 (1919, 1927, 1939, 1941, 1989, 1999) 9 (1921, 1922, 1929, 1937, 1947, 1953, 1957, 1975, 2004) 5 (1945, 1946, 1955, 2001, 2007)
  Argentinae 14 (1921 *, 1925 *, 1927, 1929 *, 1937 *, 1941, 1945, 1946 *, 1947, 1955, 1957, 1959 (Argentina) *, 1991, 1993) 14 (1916 *, 1917, 1920, 1923, 1924, 1926, 1935, 1942, 1959 (Ecuador), 1967, 2004, 2007, 2015, 2016) 4 (1919, 1956, 1963, 1989) 2 (1922, 1987 *)
  Brazil 8 (1919 *, 1922 *, 1949 *, 1989 *, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2007) 11 (1921, 1925, 1937, 1945, 1946, 1953, 1957, 1959 (Argentina), 1983, 1991, 1995) 7 (1916, 1917, 1920, 1942, 1959 (Ecuador), 1975, 1979) 3 (1923, 1956, 1963)
  Paraguay 2 (1953, 1979) 6 (1922, 1929, 1947, 1949, 1963, 2011) 7 (1923, 1924, 1925, 1939, 1946, 1959 (Argentina), 1983) 7 (1921, 1926, 1937, 1942, 1967, 1989, 2015)
  Chile 2 (2015 *, 2016) 4 (1955 *, 1956, 1979, 1987) 5 (1926 *, 1941 *, 1945 *, 1967, 1991 *) 10 (1916, 1917, 1919, 1920 *, 1924, 1935, 1939, 1947, 1953, 1999)
  Peru 2 (1939 *, 1975) 8 (1927 *, 1935 *, 1949, 1955, 1979, 1983, 2011, 2015) 5 (1929, 1941, 1957 *, 1959 (Argentina), 1997)
  Colombie 1 (2001 *) 1 (1975) 4 (1987, 1993, 1995, 2016) 2 (1991, 2004)
  Bolivie 1 (1963 *) 1 (1997 *) 2 (1927, 1949)
  Mexico^ 2 (1993, 2001) 3 (1997, 1999, 2007)
  Honduras^ 1 (2001)
  Ecuador 2 (1959 (Ecuador) *, 1993 *)
  Unitit States^ 2 (1995, 2016 *)
  Venezuela 1 (2011)
*=hosts
^=invitees
  • Thare hae been anerly 3 edeetions whaur neither Brazil nor Uruguay haes feenished in the tap fower (1993, 2015, 2016).
  • Thare hae been anerly 3 edeetions whaur neither Argentinae nor Brazil haes feenished in the tap fower (1939, 2001, 2011).
  • Thare hae been anerly 3 edeetions whaur neither Argentinae nor Uruguay feenish in the tap fower (1949, 1979, 1997).
  • Aw Copa América toornaments held in Brazil an Uruguay hae been wan bi the host naition.

General statisticsEedit

Team Po Pl W D L GF GA GD
1   Argentinae 364 173 111 31 31 422 166 +256
2   Uruguay 339 184 103 30 51 384 208 +176
3   Brazil 315 167 95 30 42 387 190 +197
4   Paraguay 213 153 61 30 62 241 270 -29
5   Chile 188 161 54 26 81 247 291 -44
6   Peru 169 132 46 31 55 193 220 -27
7   Colombie 128 99 36 20 43 120 175 -55
8   Bolivie 81 102 19 24 59 97 257 -160
9   Mexico 61 38 17 10 14 56 48 +8
10   Ecuador 61 108 14 19 75 114 296 -182
11   Venezuela 21 51 4 9 38 36 155 -120
12   Costa Rica 11 11 3 2 6 12 21 -9
13   Honduras 10 6 3 1 2 7 5 +2
14   Unitit States 8 12 2 2 8 11 21 -10
15   Japan 1 3 0 1 2 3 8 -5

ReferencesEedit

  1. "CONCACAF and CONMEBOL Announce Agreement to Bring Copa America 2016 to the United States". CONCACAF.com. May 1, 2014. 
  2. "The oldest continental tournament in the world". CONMEBOL.com. Retrieved 3 April 2014. 
  3. "50 Reasons Why World Football Is the Best and Biggest Sport in the World". Bleacher Report. 16 December 2010. Retrieved 29 June 2014. 
  4. "2005/2006 season: final worldwide matchday to be 14 May 2006". FIFA.com. 19 December 2004. Retrieved 3 April 2012. 

FuitnotesEedit

A. ^ Anerly three teams entered the toornament.
B. ^ Nae third place match wis played; third place wis shared.
C. ^ Thare wis nae trophy bein competit for in the 1916 toornament. It wis competit for the first time in the 1917 toornament.
D. ^ The toornament wis a extra edeetion, wi nae trophy haundit tae the winners, but still conseidered offeecial bi CONMEBOL.
E. ^ Feenal stage wis a roond-robin group.
F. ^ Matches wur played in "Hame - Awa" basis.