Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia, Mato Grosso as well as Goias have actually been selected to hold the quickly rescheduled competitors
Brazil will certainly host the 2021 Copa America in four venues throughout the nation, principal of team Luiz Ramos confirmed on Tuesday.
CONMEBOL revealed on Monday that the South American event would certainly go back to Brazil, which was additionally the host of the last occasion in 2019.
The last-minute modification was made after both Argentina as well as Colombia took out from organizing tasks as a result of the intensity of the coronavirus pandemic as well as, when it comes to the last, continuous social discontent.
What was claimed?
“The Copa America in Brazil is confirmed,” Ramos created on Twitter.
“Coherence has won out. Brazil, which hosts the Libertadores, Sudamericana, not to mention the state and Brazilian Championship, cannot close its doors to such a traditional competition as this.”
Which cities will host the Copa?
Ramos additionally revealed that four states in Brazil will certainly obtain suits, which will certainly all lag shut doors.
The Federal Area, which consists of the country’s resources Brasilia, Mato Grosso, Rio de Janeiro as well as Goias, will certainly invite South America’s ideal gamers in between June 13 as well as July 10.
The venues have actually been selected in huge component to stay clear of arenas where the top-tier Serie A, which will certainly proceed throughout the Copa, is occurring.
Lots of states have additionally openly decreased to hold Copa video games as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, with South America presently the globe’s hardest-hit area.
While Ramos did not define which arenas have actually been selected, Rio de Janeiro’s Estadio Maracana will likely hold just the last, with both teams based in several of the 3 extra states.
That will contend in the 2021 Copa?
The Copa America was initially arranged to happen in 2020 with 12 taking part countries.
The pandemic compelled a 12-month post ponement, as well as visitor nations Australia as well as Qatar ultimately took out as a result of organizing disputes in 2021, leaving CONMEBOL’s 10 participant countries.
Those nations are divided right into 2 teams: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay as well as Uruguay remain in Team A, which was initially to be played in Argentina; while Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru as well as Venezuela compose Team B, planned for Colombia.
Four groups from each team will certainly certify for the quarter-final phase, with the preliminary wrapping up on June 27 as well as 28.