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Suarez voted Player of Tournament at Copa America

07-25-2011 11:19 BJT

BUENOS AIRES, July 24 (Xinhua) -- Uruguay striker Luis Suarez was named the player of the tournament by a panel of journalists as Uruguay beat Paraguay 3-0 to win Copa America on Sunday.

Uruguay's Luis Suarez raises the Most Valuable Player award after beating Paraguay in their Copa America final soccer match in Buenos Aires, July 24, 2011. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

The 24-year-old, who plays from English Premier League's Liverpool, finished the tournament with four goals, including the game opening score in the 12th minute at Sunday's final.

Following is the Copa America roll of honor:

Champions: Uruguay

Runners-up: Paraguay

Third place: Peru

Fourth place: Venezuela

Best player: Luis Suarez (Uruguay)

Top scorer: Paolo Guerrero (Peru) - 5 goals

Best goalkeeper: Justo Villar (Paraguay)

Best young player: Sebastian Coates (Uruguay)

Fair play trophy: Uruguay

Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source: Xinhua

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