Chile national football team

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Chile Chile
Nickname(s) La Roja (The Red One)
Association Federación de Fútbol de Chile (MLSD)
Confederation CONMEBOL
FIFA code CHI
FIFA ranking 32 Increase 4 (31 December 1963)
Highest FIFA ranking 12 (1956-1957)
Lowest FIFA ranking 42 (1936)
First international  Argentina 3–0  Chile
(Buenos Aires, Argentina; 27 May 1910)
World Cup appearances 4 (First in 1914)
Best result Group Stage, (1914, 1938, 1950, 1954)
Copa América appearances 11 (First in 1918)
Best result Runner Up, (1918)


The Chile national football team is the association football team that represents the country of Chile in international competition and is controlled by the Football Federation of Chile (Spanish:Federación de Fútbol de Chile).

Chile has qualified for four FIFA World Cups with them being knocked out at the group stage in all of them. They have also appearance in 11 South American Championship's with their best performance being a runner-up at the 1918 edition in Brazil.

History[edit | edit source]

Competitive record[edit | edit source]

FIFA World Cup[edit | edit source]

     Gold       Silver       Bronze  

FIFA World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W D * L GF GA
France 1906 Did Not Enter
1910
England 1914 Group Stage 16th 3 0 0 3 0 9
Netherlands 1922 Did Not Compete
Spain 1926
Uruguay 1930 Did Not Qualify
Italy 1934
Argentina 1938 Round 1 11th 1 0 0 1 2 4
Sweden 1950 Group Stage 16th 4 1 0 3 3 11
Chile 1954 Group Stage 14th 3 0 1 2 1 6
Switzerland 1958 Did Not Qualify
Mexico 1962
Total Group Stage 4/12 11 1 1 9 6 30

Copa América[edit | edit source]

     Champions       Runners-up       Third Place       Fourth Place  

South American Championship
Year Round Position GP Won Drawn* Lost GS GA
Brazil 1918 Runner Up 2nd 2 1 0 1 2 6
Argentina 1920 Third Place 3rd 3 1 0 2 2 6
Brazil 1922 Fifth Place 5th 4 0 1 3 3 7
Uruguay 1923 Did Not Compete
Brazil 1925
1927
1931
1935 Fourth Place 4th 3 0 0 3 1 10
Argentina 1937 Fourth Place 4th 5 2 0 3 9 15
Peru 1939 Fourth Place 4th 4 1 2 1 7 9
Chile 1941 Fourth Place 4th 4 2 0 2 5 4
Argentina 1945 Fourth Place 4th 6 3 0 3 12 9
Ecuador 1947 Third Place 3rd 5 2 2 1 7 6
Brazil 1949 Did Not Qualify
Peru 1953 Fourth Place 4th 5 2 0 3 5 10
Uruguay 1957 Sixth Place 6th 5 0 1 4 3 15
Ecuador 1959 Did Not Qualify
Bolivia 1963 Did Not Enter

External Links[edit | edit source]

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