2016 Montevideo Tournament

The 2016 Montevideo Tournament was a summer footballfriendly tournament organized by La Liga.[1] Matches were played at the Estadio Centenario in Montevideo, Uruguay. Uruguayan clubs Nacional and Peñarol (Primera División) were joined by Spanish clubs Celta Vigo and Deportivo La Coruña (La Liga). It was the inaugural edition of the competition.[1][2]

2016 Montevideo Tournament
Tournament details
Host country Uruguay
Dates 21–24 July
Teams 4 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s) 1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Nacional (1st title)
Runners-up Celta Vigo
Third place Deportivo La Coruña
Fourth place Peñarol
Tournament statistics
Matches played 3
Goals scored 8 (2.67 per match)
Top scorer(s) Hernán Novick (2 goals)
International football competition

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Nation Team Location Confederation League
 Spain Celta Vigo Vigo UEFA La Liga
Deportivo La Coruña A Coruña
 Uruguay Nacional Montevideo CONMEBOL Primera División

All matches lasted for 90 minutes. If a match was level after normal time then a penalty shoot-out took place to decide who advanced.[1]

Semi-finals Final
21 July 2016
Celta Vigo 2
23 July 2016
Deportivo La Coruña 0
Nacional 2
22 July 2016
Celta Vigo 0
Nacional C
Peñarol C
Third place play-off
24 July 2016
Peñarol 2 (7)
Deportivo La Coruña (p) 2 (8)

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