As we know, Copa America is the oldest international continental football tournament that was formed in 1916. The 2019 Copa America is the 46th edition of the competition that will begin on 14 June 2019. This year’s tournament will be hosted by Brazil and this is the 5th time Brazil is hosting the Copa America.
The first ever Copa America tournament, formerly known as South American Football championship was hosted by Argentina in 1916 and Uruguay won the inaugural season. Since then, Argentina has hosted 8 more competitions and has won the title on 14 occasions. Check out the complete details regarding 2019 Copa America.
Where and How to Watch 2019 Copa America Online?
Copa America is always ranked in the top 5 most watched tournaments in the world as it is entertaining and features attention-grabbing matches. The tournament attracts viewers all over the world and with 2 Asian teams participating in the 2019 Copa America, can certainly expect more fans from Asia.
The Live Streaming of 2019 Copa America is on high demand and we have listed some of the online live streaming and TV Channels that will be showing all the matches of competition live all around the world.
|2019 Copa America TV Channel Coverage|
|Brazil||SporTV, Rede Globo|
|Colombia||Senal Deportes, Caracol TV|
|Caribbean Islands||CVM TV|
|Costa Rica||Teletica, Repretel|
|India||Sony Kix/Sony Ten|
|Malaysia||RTM, CNN Malaysia|
|Panama||Telemetro, TV Max|
|Mexico||TV Azteca, Televisa|
|Middle East||beIN Sports|
|Montenegro, Romania, Macedonia, Croatia, Serbia||Arena Sport|
|United States||Fox Sport, ESPN, Telemundo Deportes, Univision, NBC|
|United Kingdom||BT Sport|
In addition to the TV coverage, the Copa America matches can be streamed live in any of the following online streaming sites;
- NowTV – A membership-based service with a payment of £ 9.99 per month which also has a 14-day free trial
- Premier Sports – Charges £9.99 per month, with a first month free
- SonyLiv – Streams without a subscription but streams with 5 minutes delay
- Time4TV – Displays 60+ sports channels just check the channel that broadcasts the match and watch it
- Hotstar – Membership is needed in order to watch the live stream
When is the 2019 Copa America?
The 2019 Copa America will commence on 14 June and a total of 12 teams will take part in the competitions. We have covered the complete details regarding the tournament in the section below.
Host Country: Brazil
Start Date: 14/06/2019
End Date: 07/07/2019
Teams: 12 (from 2 confederations)
Number of Matches: 26
First Match: Brazil vs Bolivia
Venue: 6 (in 5 host cities)
- Arena Corinthians
- Arena Fonte Nova
- Arena do Grêmio
2019 Copa America Fixtures
The Copa America matches are played by 12 teams divided into 3 groups of 4 members each. The inaugural game of the 2019 season will be between the host Brazil and Bolivia and it will be featured at the Estádio do Morumbi in São Paulo. The closing ceremony of the season will be at Estádio do Maracanã in Rio de Janeiro.
|1||14/06/19||Brazil vs Bolivia||Morumbi Stadium, Sao Paulo|
|2||15/06/19||Venezuela vs Peru||Arena do Gremio, Porto Alegre|
|3||15/06/19||Argentina vs Colombia||Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador|
|4||16/06/19||Paraguay vs Qatar||Estadio do Maracana, Rio de Janeiro|
|5||16/06/19||Uruguay vs Ecuador||Estadio Mineirao, Belo Horizonte|
|6||17/06/19||Japan vs Chile||Estadio do Morumbi, Sao Paulo|
|7||18/06/19||Brazil vs Venezuela||Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador|
|8||18/06/19||Bolivia vs Peru||Estadio do Maracana, Rio de Janeiro|
|9||19/06/19||Argentina vs Paraguay||Estadio Mineirao, Belo Horizonte|
|10||19/06/19||Colombia vs Qatar||Estadio do Morumbi, Sao Paulo|
|11||20/06/19||Uruguay vs Japan||Arena do Gremio, Porto Alegre|
|12||21/06/19||Ecuador vs Chile||Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador|
|13||22/06/19||Peru vs Brazil||Arena Corinthians, Sao Paulo|
|14||22/06/19||Bolivia vs Venezuela||Estadio Mineirao, Belo Horizonte|
|15||23/06/19||Qatar vs Argentina||Arena do Gremio, Porto Alegre|
|16||23/06/19||Colombia vs Paraguay||Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador|
|17||24/06/19||Chile vs Uruguay||Estadio do Maracana, Rio de Janeiro|
|18||24/06/19||Ecuador vs Japan||Estadio Mineirao, Belo Horizonte|
|19||27/06/19||TBD||Arena do Gremio, Porto Alegre|
|20||28/06/19||TBD||Arena Corinthians, Sao Paulo|
|21||28/06/19||TBD||Estadio do Maracana, Rio de Janeiro|
|22||29/06/19||TBD||Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador|
|23||02/07/19||TBD||Estadio Mineirao, Belo Horizonte|
|24||03/07/19||TBD||Arena do Gremio, Porto Alegre|
|25||06/07/19||TBD||Arena Corinthians, Sao Paulo|
|26||07/07/19||TBD||Estadio do Maracana, Rio de Janeiro|
Who Lifted 2016 Copa America Trophy?
Uruguay has lifted the Copa America trophy most of the times, a total of 15 times and Argentina stands second with 14 Championships. The previous Copa America tournament was held in 2016 and the finals featured the two top teams Chile and Argentina.
Chile won the 2016 Copa America trophy and it was their second consecutive win as their first win was in 2015. The closing ceremony of the event was held at East Rutherford and Chile won the title on penalty shoot-out scoring 4-2 against Argentina.