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Number of players :
Argentina (476), Uruguay (467), Brazil (443)
 
Number of participations :
Uruguay (43), Argentina (41), Chile (38)
 
Number disputed matches :
Uruguay (197), Argentina (189), Brazil (178)
 
Number gained matches :
Argentina (119), Uruguay (108), Brazil (99)
 
Number of matches lost :
Chile (82), Ecuador (80), Paraguay (66)
 
Number of matches null :
Paraguay (40), Argentina (39), Peru (36)
 
Number of marked goals :
Argentina (455), Brazil (405), Uruguay (399)
 
Number of boxed goals :
Ecuador (311), Chile (304), Paraguay (293)
 
Best difference of goals :
Argentina (282), Brazil (205), Uruguay (181)
 
Worse difference of goals :
Ecuador (-184), Bolivia (-175), Venezuela (-124)
 
No country
took part in all the Football America Cup
 
The most frequent confrontations :
Argentina-Brazil (32)
 
Brazil :
(1995-1997-1999) is the only country to have taken part in 3 consecutive finales
 
The greatest number of matches played with extra time :
Brazil (10), Argentina and Uruguay (9)
 
The greatest number of matches played with penalties shoot-out :
Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay (8)
 
They have winned all their matches :
Uruguay (1917), Brazil (1919), Argentina (1921), Uruguay (1923), Uruguay (1926), Argentina (1927), Argentina (1929), Uruguay (1935), Peru (1939), Argentina (1941), Uruguay (1942), Argentina (1946), Uruguay (1987), Brazil (1997), Brazil (1999), Colombia (2001)
 
Smaller number of matches played :
Haiti, Japan and Panama with 3 matches
 
The st turn Argentina-Ecuador
(12-0) of Thursday January 22, 1942 in Montevideo (Uruguay) constitutes the to date highest score: 12 goals. Three matches finished with 11 goals : 1st turn Brazil-Ecuador (9-2) of Wednesday February 21,1945 in Santiago (Chile), 1st turn Boliva-Brazil (1-12) of Sunday April 10,1949 in Sao Paulo (Brazil) and the 1st turn Argentina-Venezuela (11-0) of Sunday August 10,1975 in Rosario (Argentina)
 
The greatest number of goals marked in a final
is 7 Wednesday May 11, 1949 in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), between Brazil and Paraguay (7-0) : Ademir (17', 27' and 48'), Tesourinha (43' and 70') and Jair (72' and 89')
 
Mendez.N (Argentina) and Zizinho (Brazil)
with for Mendez.N (6 in 1945, 5 in 1946 and 6 in 1947) and for Zizinho (2 in 1942, 2 in 1945, 5 in 1946, 5 in 1949, 1 in 1953 and 2 in 1957) are the best strikers in Copa America
 
Better strikers in only one Copa America
Jair (Brazil) in 1949, Ambrois.J (Uruguay) in 1957 and Maschio.U (Argentina) in 1957 with 9 goals
 
Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay :
had played 17,16 and 16 finals
 
Argentina
is the country that has lost the most Copa America finals: 11
 
Uruguay in 1917 and 1987, Argentina in 1921 and Colombia in 2001
have best defenses within all the winners of Copa America with 0 goal
 
Aguinaga.A (Ecuador)
in 1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1999, 2001, 2004 and Romano.A (Uruguay) in 1916, 1917,1919,1920, 1921, 1922, 1924, 1926 are the 2 only players to have taken part in 8 Copa America
 
He had winned 5 Copa America
for Uruguay : Romano.A (1916-1917-1920-1924-1926).
 
They have winned 4 Copa America
for Uruguay : Nasazzi.J (1923-1924-1926-1935) and Somma.P (1916-1917-1920-1923).
 
Three players gained a Copa America by marking in all the matches :
Libonatti.J (Argentina) at the time of the Copa America 1921 (Argentina) marked in each of the 3 matches, Petrone.P (Uruguay) at the time of the Copa America 1923 (Uruguay) marked in each of the 3 matches and Seoane.M (Argentina) at the time of the Copa America 1925 (Argentina) marked in each of the 4 matches
 
Better average :
6,17 goals in 1927 in Peru for 6 matches (record always in progress)
 
Brazil in 1949 (Brazil)
is the team which marked the most goals in a world cup with 46 goals including 9 goals of Jair which finishes better striker of the Copa America
 
Livingstone.S (Chile)
4 in 1941, 4 in 19442, 6 in 1945, 7 in 1947, 7 in 1949 and 6 in 1953) ) is the player to have taken part in greatest number of meetings out of Copa America : 34 with egality with Zizinho (Brazil : 5 en 1942, 6 en 1945, 5 en 1946, 7 en 1949, 5 en 1953 et 6 en 1957)
 
Ademir (Brazil)
is the only player to date to have marked 3 goals at the time of a final : Brazil-Paraguay (7-0) Wednesday May 11, 1949
 
In final,
2 strikers have marked in 2 different finals : Bengoechea.P-Uruguay (1 in 1987 and 1 in 1995) and Ronaldo-Brazil (1 in 1997 and 1 in 1999)
 
Gonzabay.H (Ecuador)
has marked 2 auto-goals in the same match of 1st turn Ecuador-Peru (2-4) Sunday March 13, 1955
 
Solar.JD (Peru)
had marked 2 ag (1989, 1991)
 

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