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1983 Copa América Finals

1983 Copa América Finals
Uruguay won 3–1 on points
First leg
DateOctober 27, 1983
VenueEstadio Centenario, Montevideo
RefereeHéctor Ortiz (Paraguay)
Attendance65,000
Second leg
DateNovember 4, 1983
VenueEstádio Fonte Nova, Salvador
RefereeEdison Pérez (Peru)
Attendance95,000
1979
1987

The 1983 Copa América Final was the final match to determine the Copa América champion. The first leg was held on October 27 in Estadio Centenario of Montevideo, while the second leg was played on November 4 at Estádio Fonte Nova of Salvador.

The final was played in the two-legged tie system, with the team earning more points being the champion. Uruguay was crowned champion after winning the first match and tied the second, achieving its 12th. title.[1]

Venues

Match details

First leg

 Uruguay2–0 Brazil
Francescoli Goal 41'
Diogo Goal 80'
Uruguay
Brazil
GK 1 Rodolfo Rodríguez
DF 14 Víctor Diogo
DF 3 Nelson Gutiérrez
DF 13 Eduardo Acevedo
DF 5 Nelson Agresta
MF 6 Washington González
MF 8 Jorge Barrios
MF 11 Wilmar Cabrera
FW 16 Carlos Aguilera Substituted off 85'
FW 24 Enzo Francescoli
FW 7 Luis A. Acosta Substituted off 75'
Substitutions:
FW 9 Venancio Ramos Substituted in 75'
MF 18 Miguel Bossio Substituted in 85'
Manager:
Uruguay Omar Borrás
GK 1 Leão
DF 2 Leandro
DF 3 Márcio
DF 4 Mozer
DF 6 Júnior
MF 16 China Substituted off 60'
MF 11 Jorginho
MF 17 Renato Frederico
FW 7 Renato Gaúcho
FW 9 Roberto Dinamite
FW 19 Éder
Substitutions:
MF 10 Tita Substituted in 60'
Manager:
Brazil Parreira

Second leg

 Brazil1–1 Uruguay
Jorginho Goal 23' Aguilera Goal 77'
Attendance: 95,000
Referee: Edison Pérez (Peru)
Brazil
Uruguay
GK 1 Leão
DF 13 Paulo Roberto
DF 3 Márcio
DF 4 Mozer
DF 6 Júnior
MF 16 China
MF 11 Jorginho
MF 8 Sócrates
MF 10 Tita Substituted off 77'
FW 9 Roberto Dinamite Substituted off 43'
FW 19 Éder
Substitutions:
FW 7 Renato Gaúcho Substituted in 77'
FW 18 Careca Substituted in 43'
Manager:
Brazil Parreira
GK 1 Rodolfo Rodríguez
DF 14 Víctor Diogo
DF 3 Nelson Gutiérrez
DF 13 Eduardo Acevedo
DF 5 Nelson Agresta
MF 6 Washington González
MF 8 Jorge Barrios
MF 11 Wilmar Cabrera
FW 16 Carlos Aguilera Substituted off 82'
FW 24 Enzo Francescoli
FW 7 Luis A. Acosta Substituted off 46'
Substitutions:
FW 9 Venancio Ramos Substituted in 46'
MF 18 Miguel Bossio Substituted in 82'
Manager:
Uruguay Omar Borrás

References

  1. ^ Copa América 1983 by Martín Tabeira on the RSSSF
  2. ^ a b Oliver, Guy (1992). The Guinness Record of World Soccer. Guinness publishing. p. 568. ISBN 0-85112-954-4.