Copa America 2021 – List of Records, Statistics and Award Winners

Copa America 2021 Stats
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Argentina beat Brazil in the Copa America final and won the title after 28 years. It was Angel Di Maria who ended the wait of Lionel Messi who was looking for his first international title. This victory was also a tribute to the legendary Argentinian footballer Diego Maradona.

On the other hand, Luis Diaz scored two goals as Colombia defeated Peru 3-2 in a match for the 3rd place. With the 2021 edition of Copa America is done and dusted, Baaythak takes a look at the award winners, golden glove, golden boot, golden ball winners, records, prize money and statistics of the competition.

Award Winners with Prize money:

  • Winner: Argentina: $6.5 Million
  • Runner-up Award: Brazil – $3.5 Million.
  • 3rd place Award: Colombia – $3 Million
  • 4th place Award: Peru $2.5 Million
  • Quarter-finals: Chile, Uruguay, Ecuador and Paraguay $1.5 Million
  • Fair Play Award: Brazil

Team Statistics:

  • Most Goals Scored: Brazil (12 goals)
  • Least Goals Scored: Venezuela (2 goals)
  • Best Defence: Brazil (3 goals conceded)
  • Worst Defence: Peru (14 goals conceded)

Individual Awards:

  • Copa America 2021 Best player in Final: Angel Di Maria (Argentina)
  • Copa America 2021 Golden Boot Award: Lionel Messi (Argentina)
  • Copa America 2021 Golden Glove Award: Emiliano Martinez (Argentina)
  • Copa America 2021 Golden Ball Award: Lionel Messi (Argentina)

Top 5 Goal-Scorers of Copa America 2021:

  • Lionel Messi (Argentina) – 4 goals
  • Luis Diaz (Colombia) – 4 goals
  • Laurtaro Martinez (Argentina) – 3 goals
  • Gianluca Lapadula (Peru) – 3 goals
  • Papu Gomez (Argentina) – 2 goals

Top 5 Goal-keepers of Copa America 2021:

  • Emiliano Martinez (Argentina) – 4 cleansheets
  • Fernando Muslera (Uruguay) – 3 cleansheets
  • Ederson (Brazil) – 3 cleansheets
  • David Ospina (Colombia) – 3 cleansheets
  • Alisson Becker (Brazil) – 1 cleansheet

 

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