The Copa America, the regional championship for South American nations, is the world’s longest running international soccer competition, and arguably its most compelling. The 2021 tournament is the 47th edition and it is being held in Brazil from June 13 to July 10.
Featuring the likes of world powers Brazil and Argentina and established stars including Neymar, Lionel Messi, Edinson Cavani and Luis Suarez, the tournament is a regular showcase of some of the best soccer talent on the planet.
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Hosts Brazil enter the 2021 event as the favorites to retain their title, with Argentina right behind them. Colombia and Uruguay are the next in line among the contenders, while Venezuela and Bolivia are given the longest odds to come away holding the trophy on July 10.