South American U-15 Championship

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South American U-15 Championship
Sudamericano Sub15.png
Founded2004
Region South America (CONMEBOL)
Number of teams10
Current championsFlag of Argentina.svg  Argentina (1st title)
Most successful team(s)Flag of Brazil.svg  Brazil (4 titles)
Website Official website
Soccerball current event.svg 2017 South American Under-15 Football Championship

The South American U-15 Championship is a South American association football competition held every two years contested by male players under the age of 15 and is organized by CONMEBOL, the governing body for football in South America. The first edition was for under-16 age players.

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Association football team field sport

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CONMEBOL governing body of association football in South America

The South American Football Confederation is the continental governing body of football in South America and it is one of FIFA's six continental confederations. The oldest continental confederation in the world, its headquarters are located in Luque, Paraguay, near Asunción. CONMEBOL is responsible for the organization and governance of South American football's major international tournaments. With 10 member football associations, it has the fewest members of all the confederations in FIFA.

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Brazil is the most successful team with four titles.

The Brazil national football team represents Brazil in international men's association football. Brazil is administered by the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF), the governing body for football in Brazil. They have been a member of FIFA since 1923 and member of CONMEBOL since 1916.

Results

YearHostFinalThird Place Match
WinnerScoreRunner-upThird PlaceScoreFourth Place
2004
Details
Flag of Paraguay (1990-2013).svg Paraguay Flag of Paraguay (1990-2013).svg
Paraguay
0–0
(5–3 pen.)
Flag of Colombia.svg
Colombia
Flag of Argentina.svg
Argentina
No third place matchFlag of Uruguay.svg
Uruguay
2005
Details
Flag of Bolivia.svg Bolivia Flag of Brazil.svg
Brazil
6–2Flag of Argentina.svg
Argentina
Flag of Paraguay (1990-2013).svg
Paraguay
1–0Flag of Bolivia (state).svg
Bolivia
2007
Details
Flag of Brazil.svg Brazil Flag of Brazil.svg
Brazil
[1] Flag of Uruguay.svg
Uruguay
Flag of Argentina.svg
Argentina
[1] Flag of Chile.svg
Chile
2009
Details
Flag of Bolivia.svg Bolivia Flag of Paraguay (1990-2013).svg
Paraguay
[1] Flag of Brazil.svg
Brazil
Flag of Ecuador.svg
Ecuador
[1] Flag of Uruguay.svg
Uruguay
2011
Details
Flag of Uruguay.svg Uruguay Flag of Brazil.svg
Brazil
[1] Flag of Colombia.svg
Colombia
Flag of Argentina.svg
Argentina
[1] Flag of Uruguay.svg
Uruguay
2013
Details
Flag of Bolivia.svg Bolivia Flag of Peru (state).svg
Peru
1–0Flag of Colombia.svg
Colombia
Flag of Argentina.svg
Argentina
2–1Flag of Chile.svg
Chile
2015
Details
Flag of Colombia.svg Colombia Flag of Brazil.svg
Brazil
0–0
(5–4 pen.)
Flag of Uruguay.svg
Uruguay
Flag of Argentina.svg
Argentina
1–0Flag of Ecuador.svg
Ecuador
2017
Details
Flag of Argentina.svg Argentina Flag of Argentina.svg
Argentina
3–2Flag of Brazil.svg
Brazil
Flag of Paraguay.svg
Paraguay
No third place matchFlag of Peru (state).svg
Peru
2019
Details
Flag of Bolivia.svg Bolivia

Performances by countries

TeamTitlesRunners-upThird-placeFourth-place
Flag of Brazil.svg  Brazil 4 (2005, 2007, 2011, 2015)2 (2009, 2017)
Flag of Paraguay.svg  Paraguay 2 (2004, 2009)2 (2005, 2017)
Flag of Argentina.svg  Argentina 1 (2017)1 (2005)5 (2004, 2007, 2011, 2013, 2015)
Flag of Peru (state).svg  Peru 1 (2013)1 (2017)
Flag of Colombia.svg  Colombia 3 (2004, 2011, 2013)
Flag of Uruguay.svg  Uruguay 2 (2007, 2015)3 (2004, 2009, 2011)
Flag of Ecuador.svg  Ecuador 1 (2009)1 (2015)
Flag of Chile.svg  Chile 2 (2007, 2013)
Flag of Bolivia (state).svg  Bolivia 1 (2005)

See also

The South American Youth Football Championship, also known as U-20 South American Championship and Juventud de América is a South American association football tournament organized by the CONMEBOL, for South American national teams of men under age of 20.

Notes and references

  1. 1 2 3 4 5 6 The tournament's four highest positions were decided by a final round-robin group contested by four teams.

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