SOUTH AMERICAN COMPETITIONS
(THE BEST CLUB OF SOUTH AMERICA)

The priority of classification of club is:
Prioridad para establecer la clasificación de clubes:

NIVEL A

1. Winners of Copa Libertadores (LIB)                           1960-2014
   (Included 1948 South America Club Championiship)                  1948 * Extinted
2. Winners of Intercontinental cup (INT)                        1960-2004 * Extinted
           of World cup FIFA Clubs World Championiship (FIFA)   2000-2014
 

NIVEL B
3. Winners of Copa Conmebol (CON)                               1992-1999 * Extinted
           of Copa Sudamericana (SUD)                           2002-2014
           of Copa Mercosur and Copa Merconorte (MER)           1998-2001 * Extinted
4. Winners of Recopa Sudamericana (REC)                         1988-2014
           of Recopa Sudamericana 1968 (REC)                         1968 * Extinted
           of Recopa Sudamericana de Clubes (REC)                    1970 * Extinted
           of Supercopa Libertadores (SLIB)                     1988-1997 * Extinted
5. Winners of Copa Interamericana (IAM)                         1968-1998 * Extinted
           of Supercopa de campeones Intercontinental (SCI)     1968-1969 * Extinted
           of Recopa Intercontinental (RINT)                         1969 * Extinted
6. Winners of Conmebol Masters (CONM)                                1996 * Extinted
           of Supercopa Masters (SUPM)                          1992-1994 * Extinted
           of Copa de Oro (Nicolás Leoz) (ORO)                  1993-1996 * Extinted
7. number of cups (In clubs who won others cup (but not the copa Libertadores and Intercontinentl, the number of cup is predecesor os type of title (Atlético Mineiro won 2 cups conmebol, is this major of 1 Merconorte, Mercosur...etc)


DETAILS:
nº 1-22  NIVEL A (Clubs who won copa libertadores)
nº 23-34 NIVEL B (Clubs who won other cups, but not the copa libertadores)
* Vasco da Gama winner of "Copa de Campeones 1948". CSF accepted this title = Copa Libertadores.
* Since 1998 Clubs from Mexico played Copa Libertadores
* Since 2005 Clubs from mexico and United Stated played Copa Sudamericana and Recopa Sudamerican

Incluye estas competiciones, añadidas recientemente/ Included this competitions with last adictions:
  • Recopa Sudamericana de Clubes 1970 (Mariscal Santa Cruz)
  • Recopa Sudamericana 1968 (FC Santos)
  • Supercopa Masters 92 and 94 (Boca Juniors and Cruzeiro)
  • Copa Conmebol Masters 96 (Sao Paulo)
  • Copa de Oro (Nicolás Leoz) 1993,95,96 (Boca Juniors, Cruzeiro, Flamengo)
  • Europe/South America: Recopa Intercontinental 1969 (FC Santos)
  • Supercopa de campeones de Intercontinental Zona Sudamericana and Zona Mundial 1968 and 1969 (Peñarol and FC Santos)

* RANKING 1 (CUPS AND CATEGORY OF CUPS)
THE BEST CLUB OF SOUTH AMERICA IS: CA INDEPENDIENTE (ARGENTINA)
CLUB COUNTRY LIB INT
FIFA
CON
MER
SUD
REC
SLIB
IAM
SCI
RINT
CONM
SUPM
ORO
RES
TOTAL
CUPS
*

NIVEL A

* * * * * * * *
1 CA INDEPENDIENTE Argentina 7 2 1 3 3 0 16
2 CA BOCA JUNIORS Argentina 6 3 2 5 0 2 18
3 CA PEÑAROL MONTEVIDEO Uruguay 5 3 0 0 1 0 9
4 CLUB ESTUDIANTES DE LA PLATA Argentina 4 1 0 0 1 0 6
5 SAO PAULO FC Brasil 3 3 2 3 0 1 12
6 CLUB NACIONAL MONTEVIDEO Uruguay 3 3 0 1 2 0 9
7 SANTOS FC Brasil 3 2 1 1 2 0 9
8 OLIMPIA ASUNCIÓN Paraguay

3

1

0

3 1 0 8
9 CA RIVER PLATE Argentina 2 1 1 2 1 0 7
10 SC INTERNACIONAl Brasil 2 1 1 2 0 0 6
11 GREMIO FC Brasil 2 1 0 1 0 0 4
12 CRUZEIRO EC Brasil 2 0 0 3 0 2 7
13 CR VASCO DA GAMA* Brasil  2* 0 1 0 0 0 3
14 CA VELEZ SARSFIELD Argentina 1 1 0 2 1 0 5
15 CR FLAMENGO Brasil 1 1 1 0 0 1 4
16 RACING CLUB AVELLANEDA Argentina 1 1 0 1 0 0 3
17 LDU QUITO Ecuador 1 0 1 2 0 0 4
18 AT NACIONAL MEDELLIN Colombia 1 0 2 0 2 0 5
19 SC CORINTHIANS Brasil 1 2 0 1 0 0 4
20 CLUBE  ATLÉTICO MINEIRO Brasil 1 0 2 1 0 0 4
21 CD COLO COLO Chile 1 0 0 1 1 0 3
22 SAN LORENZO DE ALMAGRO Argentina 1 0 2 0 0 0 3
23 SE PALMEIRAS Brasil 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
24 AA ARGENTINOS JUNIORS Argentina 1 0 0 0 1 0 2
25 ONCE CALDAS SA Colombia 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
*

NIVEL B

* * * * * * * *
26 CIENCIANO DE CUZCO Perú 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
27 CA LANÚS Argentina 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
28 CD AMÉRICA DE CALI Colombia 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
29 CD LOS MILLONARIOS BOGOTÁ Colombia 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
30 BOTAFOGO FR Brasil 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
31 CA ROSARIO CENTRAL Argentina 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
32 CA TALLERES DE CÓRDOBA Argentina 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
33 PACHUCA CF México 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
34 ARSENAL FC Argentina 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
35 UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE Chile 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
36 MARISCAL SANTA CRUZ Bolivia 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
37 UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA Chile 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
THIS RANKING INCLUDE:
Libertadores Cup 2014 = CA SAN LORENZO (ARG)
Sudamericana Cup 2014 = CA RIVER PLATE (ARG)
Recopa Sudamericana 2014 = CA RIVER PLATE (ARG)
FIFA (clubs) world championship 2014 = Not South América club

* RANKING 2 (NUMBER OF CUPS)
THE BEST CLUB OF SOUTH AMERICA IS: CA BOCA JUNIORS (ARGENTINA)
CLUB COUNTRY LIB INT
FIFA
CON
MER
SUD
REC
SLIB
IAM
SCI
RINT
CONM
SUPM
ORO
RES
TOTAL
CUPS
1 CA BOCA JUNIORS Argentina 6 3 2 5 0 2 18
2 CA INDEPENDIENTE Argentina 7 2 1 3 3 0 16
3 SAO PAULO FC Brasil 3 3 2 3 0 1 12
4 CA PEÑAROL MONTEVIDEO Uruguay 5 3 0 0 1 0 9
5 CLUB NACIONAL MONTEVIDEO Uruguay 3 3 0 1 2 0 9
6 SANTOS FC Brasil 3 2 1 1 2 0 9
7 OLIMPIA ASUNCIÓN Paraguay

3

1

0

3 1 0 8
8 CA RIVER PLATE Argentina 2 1 1 2 1 0 7
9 CRUZEIRO EC Brasil 2 0 0 3 0 2 7
10 CLUB ESTUDIANTES DE LA PLATA Argentina 4 1 0 0 1 0 6
11 SC INTERNACIONAL Brasil 2 1 1 2 0 0 6
12 CA VELEZ SARSFIELD Argentina 1 1 0 2 1 0 5
13 AT NACIONAL MEDELLIN Colombia 1 0 2 0 2 0 5
14 GREMIO FC PORTO ALEGRE Brasil 2 1 0 1 0 0 4
15 SC CORINTHIANS Brasil 1 2 0 1 0 0 4
16 CR FLAMENGO Brasil 1 1 1 0 0 1 4
17 LDU QUITO Ecuador 1 0 1 2 0 0 4
18 CLUBE  ATLÉTICO MINEIRO Brasil 1 0 2 1 0 0 4
19 CR VASCO DA GAMA* Brasil 2* 0 1 0 0 0 3
20 RACING CLUB AVELLANEDA Argentina 1 1 0 1 0 0 3
21 CD COLO COLO Chile 1 0 0 1 1 0 3
22 SAN LORENZO DE ALMAGRO Argentina 1 0 2 0 0 0 3
23 SE PALMEIRAS Brasil 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
24 AA ARGENTINOS JUNIORS Argentina 1 0 0 0 1 0 2
25 CIENCIANO DE CUZCO Perú 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
26 CA LANÚS Argentina 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
27 ONCE CALDAS SA Colombia 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
28 CD AMÉRICA DE CALI Colombia 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
29 CD LOS MILLONARIOS BOGOTÁ Colombia 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
30 BOTAFOGO FR Brasil 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
31 CA ROSARIO CENTRAL Argentina 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
32 CA TALLERES DE CÓRDOBA Argentina 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
33 PACHUCA CF México 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
34 ARSENAL FC Argentina 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
35 UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE Chile 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
36 MARISCAL SANTA CRUZ Bolivia 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
37 UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA Chile 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
THIS RANKING INCLUDE:

Libertadores Cup 2014 = CA SAN LORENZO (ARG)
Sudamericana Cup 2014 = CA RIVER PLATE (ARG)
Recopa Sudamericana 2014 = CA RIVER PLATE (ARG)
FIFA (clubs) world championship 2014 = Not South América club

 


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