Copa america 2016

Groups announced for this summer's Copa America Centenario

The stage is set for this summer’s Copa America Centenario.

All 16 participating teams learned their group stage opponents after the official competition draw was held on Sunday night in New York City. Check out the groups below.

Group A (Santa Clara, Orlando, Chicago, Pasadena, Philadelphia, Houston)
A1: USA
A2: Colombia
A3: Costa Rica
A4: Paraguay

Group B (Seattle, Pasadena, Orlando, Glendale, East Rutherford, Foxborough)
B1: Brazil
B2: Ecuador
B3: Haiti
B4: Peru

Group C (Chicago, Glendale, Philadelphia, Pasadena, Houston, Santa Clara)
C1: Mexico
C2: Uruguay
C3: Jamaica
C4: Venezuela

Group D (Orlando, Santa Clara, Foxborough, Chicago, Philadelphia, Seattle)
D1: Argentina 
D2: Chile
D3: Panama
D4: Bolivia

Rosters have yet to be announced, but Whitecaps FC players in contention to participate in the tournament include Costa Ricans Christian Bolaños, Jordan Smith, and Kendall Waston, Jamaican Darren Mattocks, and Panamanian Blas Pérez.

The 2016 Copa America Centenario is the historic centennial edition of Copa America – the South American championship – and will be staged outside of South America for the first time. The tournament will feature six teams from the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) and all 10 teams from the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL).

The tournament will run from June 3-26 across 10 U.S. cities. Click here for the full schedule. 

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