List of all awards winners list of Copa America 2015 football
We have made list of all awards winners including top goal scorer winner, best goalkeeper, best young player award winner of Copa America 2015. So we have the new champions of Copa America in the form of Chile who lifted the trophy for the first time in history. Defeating world cup vice champions Argentina by 4-1 on Penalties, the underdogs hosts have done it at their home soil. The hosts remained undefeated throughout the championship. They were also the highest points earners in group stage. Take a look on this list.
Chilean forward Eduardo Vargas was the top goal scorer of Copa America 2015. He has huge credit behind the first title of Chile. The player scored total of four goals in this championship. There is another player who netted same number of goals and he is Peru’s Paolo Guerrero. Vargas brings his daughter on stage while receiving the award.
Copa America 2015 Best Goal Keeper
We have one more player from Chile who won another award. Captain Claudio Bravo was named as the best goal keeper of the tournament. He was awarded with Kia Motors Golden Glove trophy after the match. He made some great saves. He blocked the penalty of Banega in Chile vs Argentina 4-1 final penalty shootout.
Copa America 2015 Best Young Player Award Winner
Want to know who was the best young player of 2015 Copa America? The answer is Colombia’s Jeison Murillo. The player recently signed for Italian club Inter Milan and is yet to make debut for his new club from next season.
Copa America 2015 Fair Play Award Winner
The third place winning team Peru bagged fair play trophy award. Peru were eliminated by hosts Chile in the semi final. In that game, Eduardo was the man of the match who netted both goals. They took third place for the second consecutive tournament, winning a play off against Paraguay.
Total of 59 goals have been scored in this campaign with goal scoring ratio of 2.27 per match. 655,902 football fans witnessed this competition at 8 host cities of Chile.
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