10 Most Successful Teams in Copa America

December 5, 2020 By Sourav


10 Most Successful Teams in Copa America

Copa America was earlier known as the South American Football Championship. It is an international competition in which the men’s national football teams of CONMEBOL compete. Thus, the continental champion of South America is determined through this competition. According to the current format of the tournament, twelve teams have to compete at venues in the country hosting the tournament, during a period of almost a month. The confederation has ten teams. The remaining two places are filled by national teams from other FIFA confederations. Let us take a look at the 10 Most Successful Teams in Copa America.

Most Successful Teams in Copa America

Argentina

Argentina holds the top spot in the list of most successful teams in Copa America for winning the cup 14 times till now. They have participated in 189 matches in Copa America as of the ongoing football season. Besides, they have also earned 398 points as of the 2018-19 Copa America season. Argentina won a total of 120 Copa America matches. Besides, they also faced 31 losses and 38 draws as of the recent football season.

They scored a total of 455 goals in 189 Copa America matches. And, 173 goals were scored against them by the opponents till now. Argentina's national football team currently has +282 goal differences in their Copa America history. Besides their Copa America saga, football fans also know this team for legendary footballers like Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona.

Uruguay

Uruguay-Football-Team
Uruguay-Football-Team

Uruguay participated in a total of 197 final round matches and won the Copa America 15 times till now. They have earned 358 points as of the ongoing 2018-19 football season. Besides, they also hold the second spot in our list of the 10 most successful teams in Copa America. Uruguay won a total of 108 Copa America matches and faced 55 losses. Besides, they also faced 34 draws as of the recent football season.

They scored a total of 399 goals in 197 Copa America matches. Besides, the opponents also scored 218 goals against them till now. Uruguay national football team currently has +181 goal differences in their Copa America history.

Brazil

Brazil's national football team participated in a total of 178 final round matches in Copa America. The team has earned 332 total points till now. They won the cup eight times and holds the third place in our list of most successful teams in Copa America. Brazil won a total of 99 Copa America matches as of 2018. Besides, they also faced 44 losses and 35 draws as of the recent football season.

They scored a total of 405 goals in 178 Copa America matches. Besides, their opponents scored 200 goals against them as of now. Brazil's national football team currently has +205 goal differences in their Copa America history. With players like Neymar on their squad, fans expect a lot from the Brazilian side this year.

Paraguay

Paraguay-Football-Team
Paraguay-Football-Team

Paraguay participated in a total of 168 final round matches in Copa America as of the recent 2018 tournament season. The team has earned 225 total points till now. Besides, the team also holds the fourth place in our list of 10 most successful teams in Copa America. Paraguay won a total of 62 Copa America matches till now. Besides, they also faced 67 losses and 39 draws as of the recent football season.

They scored a total of 253 goals in 168 Copa America matches. Besides, their opponents scored 293 total goals against them till now. Paraguay's national football team currently has 40 goal differences in their Copa America history.

Chile

Chile-Football-Team
Chile-Football-Team

Chilean football team participated in a total of 177 final round Copa America matches as of the recent 2018 season. The team has earned 222 total points till now. And, they also hold fifth place in our list of 10 most successful teams in Copa America. Chile won a total of 64 Copa America matches. Besides, they also faced 83 losses and 30 draws as of the recent football season.

They scored a total of 281 goals in 177 Copa America matches. Besides, opponents scored 304 goals against them till now. Chile's national football team currently has 23 goal differences in their Copa America history.

Peru

Peru participated in a total of 148 final round matches in Copa America as of the recent 2018 tournament season. The team has earned 197 total points till now. Besides, they also hold sixth place in our list of the 10 most successful teams in Copa America. Peru won a total of 54 Copa America matches. Moreover, they also faced 59 losses and 35 draws as of the recent football season.

Peru scored a total of 213 goals in 148 Copa America matches. And, 232 goals were scored against them by the opponents till now. Peru's national football team currently has 19 goal differences in their Copa America history.

Colombia

Colombia-Football-Team
Colombia-Football-Team

Colombia's national football team participated in a total of 113 final round matches in Copa America as of 2018. The team has earned 150 total points till now. They also hold the seventh place in our list of 10 most successful teams in Copa America. Colombia won a total of 42 Copa America matches till now. Besides, they also faced 47 losses and 24 draws as of the recent football season.

They scored a total of 131 goals in 113 Copa America matches. Besides, 184 goals were scored against them by the opponents till now. Colombia’s national football team currently has -53 goal differences in their Copa America history.

Bolivia

Bolivia-Football-Team
Bolivia-Football-Team

Bolivia's national football team participated in a total of 112 final round matches in Copa America as of now. The team has earned 86 total points till 2018. And, they also hold an eighth place in our list of 10 most successful teams in Copa America. Bolivia won a total of 20 Copa America matches. Besides, the team also faced 66 losses and 26 draws as of the recent football season.

They scored a total of 104 goals in 112 Copa America matches. Besides, 279 goals were scored against them by the opponents till now. Bolivia's national football team currently has 175 goal differences in their Copa America history.

Mexico

Mexico's national football team participated in a total of 48 final round matches in Copa America till now. The team has earned 70 total points as of the ongoing 2018 season. Besides, Mexico also holds a ninth place in our list of 10 most successful teams in Copa America. Mexico won a total of 19 Copa America matches and faced 13 losses. Besides, they also faced 16 draws as of the recent football season.

They scored a total of 66 goals in 48 Copa America matches. And, 62 goals were scored against them by the opponents till now. Mexico's national football team currently has +4 goal differences in their Copa America history.

Ecuador

Ecuador-Football-Team
Ecuador-Football-Team

Ecuador participated in a total of 118 final round matches in Copa America as of the recent 2018 tournament season. The team has earned 70total points till now. They also hold the tenth place in our list of 10 most successful teams in Copa America. Ecuador won a total of 16 Copa America matches. Besides, they also faced 80 losses and 22 draws as of the recent football season.

Ecuador scored a total of 127 goals in 118 Copa America matches. And, 311 goals were scored against them by the opponents till now. Ecuador's national football team currently has -184 goal differences in their Copa America history.

Costa Rica, Mexico, and the US have so far been regular ever since they have been invited for the first time in the year 1993. There have been 43 of these tournaments, and seven national teams have won the title.

So these were the 10 most successful teams in Copa America. Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments down below.

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