CONMEBOL, CONCACAF, and the Federation of U.S. Soccer declared on Friday that United States will be the host of Copa America Centenario 2016. it’s the first time United state hosting Copa America. With this edition of Copa America will complete hundredth anniversary of the tournament.
In this Copa America Centenario 10 teams of CONMEBOL and 6 teams of CONCACAF will participating on this tournament. Mexico and USA automatic Choice for the tournament, Mexico Copa Centroamericana winner in 2014, and USA Caribbean Cup winner in 2014.
USSF president Sunil Gulati said we never made decision about the venue but we have many stadium to host this tournament. A large number of venue owner contact with USSF and show interest to host tournament Match.
CONCACAF, CONMEBOL, and the USSF Made a governing committee for this event, they wants to confirm even better financial transparency, fund collecting for sponsorship and broadcasting.
Tournament will starting from 3 june to 26 June of 2016, this the 16 nations tournament 10 teams from South America and 6 team from North America including Mexico, Jamaica, Costa Rica and host United States, governing committee of Copa America Centenario said we are extremely happy for our football fans we find way to arrange the Copa America Centenario in United State under new structure of tournament. Hope fully it will be a great show for the football fans of North and South America region.