Copa America 2015 is the 44th instalment in line of this tournament which is one the oldest game show of the world. South America’s passion for football knows no bound and the most awaited event of South America is getting underway from 11th of June 2015. 12 countries are participating the tournament to play group stage matches, quarter finals, semi finals, third place Copa America 2015 final and final on 4th of July 2015.
South American nations also rank in the FIFA world ranking while, the dominant nations are Uruguay, Brazil and Argentina. Uruguay is the most dominating team of Copa America tournaments having a glorious past and also carrying current championship of the game show. They won the previous season hosted in Argentina by beating off Paraguay at the finals. Beside Uruguay, Argentina and Brazil, Colombia, Paraguay, Peru and Chile are other nations gaining international recognitions in football world often.
Uruguay holds record number of Copa America championship by claiming the trophy for 15 times. Argentina follows Uruguay closely as it has won the trophy for 14 times, though their last win was in 1993. This season is predicted to be one of the best one as most of the teams are in higher forms than previous season and world’s best players like Alexis Sanchez, Messi, Neymar, Thiago d Silva, Arturo Vidal, Claudio Bravo and Pizarro will be playing at the tournament rendering an excellent game show to watch during the entire tournament. Beside Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil and Colombia, Chile too is aiming to win the title of this tournament for the first time as the event is hosted in its home grounds. Brazil has won the tournament for 8 times and one of the wildest team of South America.
Groups of Copa America 2015
The groups and fixtures were drawn out in November 2014 at Vina del Mar, Chile. The teams were allotted the positions in the three groups according to their world FIFA ranking. Chile, Brazil, Argentina were seeded in the top position. The first match of the tournament will be played between Chile and Ecuador at Santiago on 11th of June at 18.30 Chile local time.
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All the nations will be announcing Copa America 2015 Schedule their 23 man squad before 1st of June 2015. However all teams have declared their preliminary squads which will be revised to 23 players by 1st of June 2015. The finals of the tournament Copa America 2015 will be played on 4th of July 2015. The winner is awarded Copa America trophy while the runner up is awarded with Copa Bolivia.