Copa America records

General statistics by tournamentEdit
Year Host Champion Winning coach Top scorer(s) Best player[1]
1916  Argentina  Uruguay Uruguay Alfredo Foglino UruguayIsabelino Gradín (3) UruguayIsabelino Gradín
1917  Uruguay  Uruguay Uruguay Ramón Platero Uruguay Ángel Romano (4) Uruguay Héctor Scarone
1919  Brazil  Brazil Brazil Haroldo Domingues Brazil Arthur Friedenreich(4)
Brazil Neco(4)
Brazil Arthur Friedenreich
1920  Chile  Uruguay Uruguay Ernesto Fígoli Uruguay José Pérez (3)
Uruguay Ángel Romano (3)
Uruguay José Piendibene
1921  Argentina  Argentina Argentina Pedro Calomino Argentina Julio Libonatti (3) ArgentinaAmérico Tesoriere
1922  Brazil  Brazil Brazil Laís Argentina Julio Francia (4) BrazilAgostinho Fortes Filho
1923  Uruguay  Uruguay UruguayLeonardo De Lucca Argentina Vicente Aguirre (3)
Uruguay Pedro Petrone (3)
Uruguay José Nasazzi
1924  Uruguay  Uruguay Uruguay Ernesto Meliante Uruguay Pedro Petrone (4) Uruguay Pedro Petrone
1925  Argentina  Argentina ArgentinaAmérico Tesoriere Argentina Manuel Seoane (6) Argentina Manuel Seoane
1926  Chile  Uruguay Uruguay Ernesto Fígoli Chile David Arellano (7) Uruguay José Leandro Andrade
1927  Peru  Argentina Argentina José Lago Millón Argentina Alfredo Carricaberry(3)
ArgentinaSegundo Luna (3)
Uruguay Roberto Figueroa (3)
Uruguay Pedro Petrone (3)
Uruguay Héctor Scarone (3)
Argentina Manuel Seoane
1929  Argentina  Argentina ArgentinaFransisco Olazar Paraguay Aurelio González(5) Argentina Manuel Ferreira
1935   Peru   Uruguay   Raúl V. Blanco ArgentinaHerminio Masantonio(4)   José Nasazzi
1937   Argentina   Argentina   Manuel Seoane   Raúl Toro Julio (7)   Vicente de la Mata
1939   Peru   Peru   Jack Greenwell   Teodoro Fernández(7)   Teodoro Fernández
1941   Chile   Argentina   Guillermo Stábile   Juan Marvezzi(5)   Sergio Livingstone
1942   Uruguay   Uruguay   Pedro Cea   Herminio Masantonio(7)
  José Manuel Moreno (7)
  Obdulio Varela
1945   Chile   Argentina   Guillermo Stábile   Norberto Méndez (6)
  Heleno de Freitas (6)
  Domingos da Guia
1946   Argentina   Argentina   Guillermo Stábile   José María Medina (7)   Adolfo Pedernera
1947   Ecuador   Argentina   Guillermo Stábile   Nicolás Falero (8)   José Manuel Moreno
1949   Brazil   Brazil   Flávio Costa   Jair da Rosa Pinto(9)   Ademir
1953   Peru   Paraguay   Manuel Fleitas Solich   Francisco Molina (7)   Heriberto Herrera
1955   Chile   Argentina   Guillermo Stábile   Rodolfo Micheli (8)   Enrique Hormazábal
1956   Uruguay   Uruguay   Hugo Bagnulo   Enrique Hormazábal(4)   Óscar Míguez
1957   Peru   Argentina   Guillermo Stábile   Humberto Maschio (9)
  Javier Ambrois (9)
  Omar Sívori
1959   Argentina   Argentina   Victorio Spinetto   Pelé (8)   Pelé
1959   Ecuador   Uruguay   Juan Carlos Corazzo   José Sanfilippo(6)   Alcides Silveira
1963   Bolivia   Bolivia   Danilo Alvim   Carlos Alberto Raffo (6)   Ramiro Blacut
1967   Uruguay   Uruguay   Juan Carlos Corazzo   Luis Artime (5)   Pedro Rocha
1975 no fixed host   Peru   Marcos Calderón   Leopoldo Luque (4)
  Ernesto Díaz (4)
  Teófilo Cubillas
1979 no fixed host   Paraguay   Ranulfo Miranda   Jorge Peredo (4)
  Eugenio Morel (4)
  Carlos Caszely
1983 no fixed host   Uruguay   Omar Borrás   Jorge Burruchaga(3)
  Roberto Dinamite (3)
  Carlos Aguilera (3)
  Enzo Francescoli
1987   Argentina   Uruguay   Roberto Fleitas   Arnoldo Iguarán (4)   Carlos Valderrama
1989   Brazil   Brazil   Sebastião Lazaroni   Bebeto (6)   Rubén Sosa
1991   Chile   Argentina   Alfio Basile   Gabriel Batistuta (6)   Leonardo Rodríguez
1993   Ecuador   Argentina   Alfio Basile   José Luis Dolgetta (4)   Sergio Goycochea
1995   Uruguay   Uruguay   Héctor Núñez   Gabriel Batistuta (4)
  Luis García(4)
  Enzo Francescoli
1997   Bolivia   Brazil   Mário Zagallo   Luis Hernández(6)   Ronaldo
1999   Paraguay   Brazil   Vanderlei Luxemburgo   Rivaldo (5)
  Ronaldo(5)
  Rivaldo
2001   Colombia   Colombia   Francisco Maturana   Víctor Aristizábal(6)   Amado Guevara
2004   Peru   Brazil   Carlos Alberto Parreira   Adriano (7)   Adriano
2007   Venezuela   Brazil   Dunga   Robinho(6)   Robinho
2011   Argentina   Uruguay   Óscar Tabárez   Paolo Guerrero (5)   Luis Suárez
2015   Chile   Chile   Jorge Sampaoli   Eduardo Vargas (4)
  Paolo Guerrero (4)
  Lionel Messi[A]
2016   United States   Chile   Juan Antonio Pizzi   Eduardo Vargas (6)   Alexis Sánchez
  1. ^ No award was given. It was reported thatLionel Messi of Argentina was to receive the award but rejected it.[2][3][4][5]

Coach with most gamesEdit

Number Name Nationality Teams Managed Games Tournaments Special Notes
1 Guillermo Stábile Argentina Argentina 44 1941-45-46-47-55-57 6 times champion.
2 Luis Tirado Chile Chile 35
3 Manuel Fleitas Solich Paraguay Paraguay 33 1942-1946-1947-1949-1953 Champion 1953
4 Francisco Maturana Colombia Colombia Ecuador 27 1987-89-93-95-97-2001 Champion 2001
5 Óscar Tabárez Uruguay Uruguay 26 1989-2007-2011-2015-2016 Champion 2011
6 Hernán Darío Gómez Colombia Colombia Ecuador Panama 23 1995-1997-2001-2004-2011-2016
7 Alfio Basile Argentina Argentina 19 1991-1993-2007 champion 1991-1993.
= Flavio Costa Brazil Brazil 19 1945-46-49 Champion 1949.
8 Alberto Suppici Uruguay Uruguay 18 third place 1929.
= Carlos Alberto Parreira Brazil Brazil 18 2004 Champion .

TeamEdit

OverallEdit

Most Copa América appearances
43,  Uruguay
For a detailed list, see Copa América participations
Most championships
15,  Uruguay
Most appearances in a Copa América final
28,  Argentina
Most appearances in Copa América semifinal
35,  Uruguay
For a detailed list of top four appearances, see Copa América results
Most matches played
197,  Uruguay
Fewest matches played
3,  Japan,  Haiti,  Panama
Most wins
120,  Argentina
Most losses
83,  Chile
Most draws
39,  Paraguay
Most goals scored
455,  Argentina
Most goals conceded
311,  Ecuador
Fewest goals scored
0,  Jamaica
Fewest goals conceded
5,  Honduras
Highest average of goals scored per match
2.41,  Argentina
Lowest average of goals conceded per match
0.83,  Honduras

Most championshipsEdit

# team championships
1   Uruguay (1916, 1917,1920, 1923, 1924, 1926,1935, 1942, 1956, 1959 (Ecuador), 1967, 1983,1987, 1995, 2011) 15

Most finishes in the top twoEdit

# team finishes in the top two
1   Argentina (1916*, 1917, 1920,1921*, 1923, 1924, 1925*, 1926,1927, 1929*, 1935, 1937*, 1941,1942, 1945, 1946*, 1947, 1955,1957, 1959 (Ecuador), 1959 (Argentina)*, 1967, 1991, 1993,2004, 2007, 2015, 2016) 28
2   Uruguay (1916, 1917*, 1919,1920, 1923*, 1924*, 1926, 1927,1935, 1939, 1941, 1942*, 1956*,1959 (Ecuador), 1967*, 1983,1987, 1989, 1995*, 1999, 2011) 21
3   Brazil (1919*, 1921, 1922*,1925, 1937, 1945, 1946, 1949*,1953, 1957, 1959 (Argentina),1983, 1989*, 1991, 1995, 1997,1999, 2004, 2007) 19
4   Paraguay (1922, 1929, 1947,1949, 1953, 1963, 1979, 2011) 8
5   Chile (1955*, 1956, 1979, 1987,2015*, 2016) 6
6   Bolivia (1963*, 1997*) 2
  Colombia (1975, 2001*) 2
  Mexico (1993, 2001) 2
  Peru (1939*, 1975) 2

Most finishes in the top fourEdit

# team finishes in the top four
1   Uruguay (1916, 1917*, 1919,1920, 1921, 1922, 1923*, 1924*,1926, 1927, 1929, 1935, 1937,1939, 1941, 1942*, 1945, 1946,1947, 1953, 1955, 1956*, 1957,1959, 1967*, 1975, 1983, 1987,1989, 1995*, 1999, 2001, 2004,2007, 2011) 35
2   Argentina (1916*, 1917, 1919,1920, 1921*, 1922, 1923, 1924,1925*, 1926, 1927, 1929*, 1935,1937*, 1941, 1942, 1945, 1946*,1947, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959,1959*, 1963, 1967, 1987*, 1989,1991, 1993, 2004, 2007, 2015,2016) 34
3   Brazil (1916, 1917, 1919*,1920, 1921, 1922*, 1923, 1925,1937, 1942, 1945, 1946, 1949*,1953, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1959,1963, 1975, 1979, 1983, 1989*,1991, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2004,2007) 29
4   Paraguay (1921, 1922, 1923,1924, 1925, 1926, 1929, 1937,1939, 1942, 1946, 1947, 1949,1953, 1959, 1963, 1967, 1979,1983, 1989, 2011, 2015) 22
5   Chile (1916, 1917, 1919, 1920*,1924, 1926*, 1935, 1939, 1941*,1945*, 1947, 1953, 1955*, 1956,1967, 1979, 1987, 1991*, 1999,2015*, 2016) 21
6   Peru (1927*, 1929, 1935*,1939*, 1941, 1949, 1955, 1957*,1959, 1975, 1979, 1983, 1997,2011, 2015) 15
7   Colombia (1975, 1987, 1991,1993, 1995, 2001*, 2004, 2016) 8
8   Mexico (1993, 1997, 1999,2001, 2007) 5
9   Bolivia (1927, 1949, 1963*,1997*) 4
10   Ecuador (1959*, 1993*) 2
  United States (1995, 2016) 2
11   Honduras (2001) 1
  Venezuela (2011) 1

In one tournamentEdit

Most wins
  Brazil
Most goals scored
208
Fewest goals conceded
0
Most goals conceded
34
Most minutes without conceding a goal
1009
Highest goal difference
Lowest goal difference
Highest average of goals scored per match
Most goals scored, champions
Fewest goals scored, champions
Fewest goals conceded, champions
Most goals conceded, champions
Worst performance by a defending champion

StreaksEdit

Most consecutive championships
3,   Argentina 1945, 1946, 1947
Most consecutive final matches
7,   Argentina 19231937
Most consecutive runners-up
Most consecutive finals tournaments
Most consecutive wins
Most consecutive matches without a loss
Most consecutive losses
Most consecutive matches without a win
Most consecutive draws
Most consecutive matches without a draw
Most consecutive matches scoring at least one goal
Most consecutive matches scoring at least two goals
Most consecutive matches scoring at least three / four goals
Most consecutive matches without scoring a goal
Most consecutive matches without conceding a goal (clean sheets)
Most consecutive minutes without conceding a goal
Most consecutive matches conceding at least one goal
Most consecutive matches conceding at least two goals
Most consecutive matches conceding at least three goals
Most consecutive matches conceding at least four goals
Most consecutive matches conceding at least five / six / seven goals

GoalscoringEdit

IndividualEdit

Most goals scored, overall finals
Rank Player[6] Country Goals 17
Zizinho  Brazil
3
Severino Varela  Uruguay 15
Lolo Fernández  Peru
5 Ademir  Brazil 13
Gabriel Batistuta  Argentina
Jair  Brazil
Jose Manuel Moreno  Argentina
Héctor Scarone  Uruguay
10 Roberto Porta  Uruguay 12
Ángel Romano  Uruguay
13 Víctor Agustín Ugarte  Bolivia 11
Herminio Masantonio  Argentina
Paolo Guerrero  Peru
Eduardo Vargas  Chile
Most goals ever scored in a single tournament
9 goals – Jair da Rosa, Maschio and Ambrois
Most goals ever scored in a single match
5 goals – Scarone, Marvezzi & Evaristo; 4 goals – Zizinho, Julinho, Héctor Castro, Maschio, Arellano, Gabino Sosa, Masantonio, JM Medina & Ambrois, Eduardo Vargas

Most assists provided in tournament’s history

11 assists –   Argentina Lionel Messi (1 in 2007, 3 in 2011, 3 in 2015, 4 in 2016)

Most man of the match awards won in tournament’s history

9 wins –   Argentina Lionel Messi (2 in 2011, 4 in 2015 and 3 in 2016)

Fastest hat-trick completed in tournament’s history

10 minutes –   Argentina José Manuel Moreno (1942)

Fastest hat-trick completed as a substitute in tournament’s history

19 minutes –   Argentina Lionel Messi (2016)

Biggest margin of victory
  Argentina 12–0   Ecuador (1942)[6]
Most goals scored in a match, one team
12,   Argentina
Most goals scored in a match, both teams
Highest scoring draw
Largest deficit overcome in a win
Largest deficit overcome in a draw
Most goals scored in extra time, both teams
Most goals scored in a final, one team
Most goals scored in a final, both teams
Fewest goals scored in a final, both teams
Biggest margin of victory in a final
Largest deficit overcome in a win in a final
Most goals in a tournament, one team
Most individual goalscorers for one team, one match
Most individual goalscorers for one team, one tournament

List of all penalty shoot-outs that have occurred in the Finals tournamentEdit

Most Won
  • 4 Brazil (1995, 2004, 2004, 2007)
  • 4 Uruguay (1995, 1999, 1999, 2011)
Most Lost
  • 5 Argentina (1995, 2004, 2011, 2015, 2016)
  • 4 Brazil (1993, 1995, 2011, 2015)
  • 4 Uruguay (1993, 2001, 2004, 2007)
Most Played
  • 8 Brazil (1993, 1995, 1995, 2004,2004, 2007, 2011, 2015)
  • 8 Uruguay (1993, 1995, 1999, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2007, 2011)
Team Played Win Loss % Win Win Year Loss Year
 Honduras 1 1 0 100% 2001
 United States 1 1 0 100% 1995
 Mexico 3 2 1 67% 1997, 1999 1995
 Chile 3 2 1 67% 2015, 2016 1999
 Paraguay 5 3 2 60% 2011, 2011, 2015 1995, 1999
 Colombia 5 3 2 60% 1993, 1995, 2016 1993, 2015
 Uruguay 8 4 4 50% 1995, 1999, 1999,2011 1993, 2001, 2004, 2007
 Brazil 8 4 4 50% 1995,2004,2004,2007 1993, 1995, 2011, 2015
 Argentina 8 3 5 38% 1993,1993, 2015 1995, 2004, 2011, 2015, 2016
 Ecuador 1 0 1 0% 1997
 Venezuela 1 0 1 0% 2011
 Peru 2 0 2 0% 1999, 2016

Championship Year in Bold

By chronological orderEdit

# Winner Final
score
Loser Pen.
Score
Pen.
Taken
Missed penalties Ways of Miss Final penalty[7] Tournament Round Date
1.  Colombia 1–1  Uruguay 5–3 5–4 Uruguay Moas Post Penalty scoredValencia 1993, Ecuador Quarter-finals 26 June 1993
2.  Argentina 1–1  Brazil 6–5 6–6 BrazilBoiadeiro Saved Penalty scoredBorelli 1993, Ecuador Quarter-finals 27 June 1993
3.  Argentina 0–0  Colombia 6–5 6–6 ColombiaAristizábal Saved Penalty scoredBorelli 1993, Ecuador Semi-finals 1 July 1993
4.  Colombia 1–1  Paraguay 5–4 5–5 ParaguayGamarra Saved Penalty missedGamarra
GK Higuita
1995, Uruguay Quarter-finals 16 July 1995
5.  United States 0–0  Mexico 4–1 4–3 MexicoHermosillo
Mexico Coyote
Saved
Saved
Penalty scoredKlopas 1995, Uruguay Quarter-finals 17 July 1995
6.  Brazil 2–2  Argentina 4–2 5–4 Brazil André Cruz
ArgentinaSimeone
Argentina Fabbri
Saved
Saved
Saved
Penalty scoredEdmundo 1995, Uruguay Quarter-finals 17 July 1995
7.  Uruguay 1–1  Brazil 5–3 5–4 Brazil Túlio Saved Penalty scoredMartínez 1995, Uruguay Final 23 July 1995
8.  Mexico 1–1  Ecuador 4–3 6–6 Ecuador Capurro
Ecuador De la Cruz
Mexico Blanco
Mexico Villa
Ecuador Rosero
Saved
Saved
Saved
Wide
Saved
Penalty scoredSánchez 1997, Bolivia Quarter-finals 22 June 1997
9.  Mexico 3–3  Peru 4–2 4–4 Peru José Soto
PeruReynoso
Over
Wide
Penalty missedReynoso 1999, Paraguay Quarter-finals 10 July 1999
10.  Uruguay 1–1  Paraguay 5–3 5–4 Paraguay Benítez Saved/Post Penalty scoredMagallanes 1999, Paraguay Quarter-finals 10 July 1999
11.  Uruguay 1–1  Chile 5–3 5–4 Chile Aros Saved Penalty scoredMagallanes 1999, Paraguay Semi-finals 13 July 1999
12.  Honduras 2–2  Uruguay 5–4 5–5 UruguayGutiérrez Saved Penalty scoredIzaguirre 2001, Colombia Third-place match 28 July 2001
13.  Brazil 1–1  Uruguay 5–3 5–4 UruguaySánchez Saved Penalty scoredAlex 2004, Peru Semifinals 21 July 2004
14.  Brazil 2–2  Argentina 4–2 4–4 ArgentinaD’Alessandro
Argentina Heinze
Saved
Over
Penalty scoredJuan 2004, Peru Final 25 July 2004
15.  Brazil 2–2  Uruguay 5–4 7–7 Uruguay Forlán
Brazil Afonso
BrazilFernando
Uruguay García
Uruguay Lugano
Saved
Post
Post
Post
Saved
Penalty missedLugano
GK Doni
2007, Venezuela Semifinals 10 July 2007
16.  Uruguay 1–1  Argentina 5–4 5–5 Argentina Tevez Saved Penalty scoredCáceres 2011, Argentina Quarter-finals 16 July 2011
17.  Paraguay 0–0  Brazil 2–0 3–4 Brazil Elano
Paraguay Barreto
Brazil Thiago Silva
Brazil André Santos
Brazil Fred
Over
Wide
Saved
Over
Wide
Penalty missedFred 2011, Argentina Quarter-finals 17 July 2011
18.  Paraguay 0–0  Venezuela 5–3 5–4 Venezuela Lucena Saved Penalty scoredVerón 2011, Argentina Semi-finals 20 July 2011
19.  Argentina 0–0  Colombia 5–4 7–7 Colombia Muriel
Argentina Biglia
Colombia Zúñiga
Argentina Rojo
Colombia Murillo
Over
Wide
Saved
Bar
Over
Penalty scoredTevez 2015, Chile Quarter-finals 26 June 2015
20.  Paraguay 1–1  Brazil 4–3 5–5 Brazil E. Ribeiro
Brazil Douglas Costa
Paraguay Santa Cruz
Wide
Over
Over
Penalty scoredGonzález 2015, Chile Quarter-finals 27 June 2015
21.  Chile 0–0  Argentina 4–1 4–3 Argentina Higuaín
Argentina Banega
Over
Saved
Penalty scoredSánchez 2015, Chile Final 4 July 2015
22.  Colombia 0–0  Peru 4–2 4–4 Peru Trauco
Peru Cueva
Saved
Over
Penalty missedCueva 2016, USA Quarter-finals 17 June 2016
23.  Chile 0–0  Argentina 4–2 5–4 Chile Vidal
Argentina Messi
Argentina Biglia
Saved
Over
Saved
Penalty scoredSilva 2016, USA Final 26 June 2016

TournamentEdit

Most goals scored in a tournament
Fewest goals scored in a tournament
Most goals per match in a tournament
Fewest goals per match in a tournament

Own goalsEdit

Most own goals in a tournament
Most own goals in a match
Scoring for both teams in the same match

All-time tableEdit

From 1916 until 2016 inclusive.

Team Winners Part. Pts GP W D L GF GA Dif Pts/GP
1  Argentina 14 41 398 189 120 38 31 455 173 +282 2.11
2  Uruguay 15 43 358 197 108 34 55 399 218 +181 1.82
3  Brazil 8 35 332 178 99 35 44 405 200 +205 1.87
4  Paraguay 2 36 225 168 62 39 67 253 293 -40 1.34
5  Chile 2 38 222 177 64 30 83 281 304 -23 1.25
6  Peru 2 31 197 148 54 35 59 213 232 -19 1.33
7  Colombia 1 21 150 113 42 24 47 131 184 -53 1.33
8  Bolivia 1 26 86 112 20 26 66 104 279 -175 0.77
9  Mexico 0 10 70 48 19 13 16 66 62 +4 1.46
10  Ecuador 0 27 70 118 16 22 80 127 311 -184 0.59
11  Venezuela 0 17 34 62 7 13 42 47 171 -124 0.55
12  Costa Rica 0 5 18 17 5 3 9 17 31 -14 1.06
13  United States 0 4 17 18 5 2 11 18 29 -11 0.94
14  Honduras 0 1 10 6 3 1 2 7 5 +2 1.67
15  Panama 0 1 3 3 1 0 2 4 10 -6 1.00
16  Japan 0 1 1 3 0 1 2 3 8 -5 0.33
17  Jamaica 0 2 0 6 0 0 6 0 9 -9 0.00
18  Haiti 0 1 0 3 0 0 3 1 12 -11 0.00