The 2021 Copa America is within the books after Argentina got here away the 1-0 winner within the championship recreation towards Brazil.
Brazil was the defending champ and hosted the ultimate on the well-known Maracana in Rio de Janeiro, but it surely wasn’t sufficient to assist the Selecao, which gave up a Twenty second-minute aim to Angel Di Maria and could not muster a response.
The trophy was the primary main title with Argentina for 34-year-old Lionel Messi and it ended a 28-year drought for the reason that nation’s final Copa America.
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How U.S. followers watched the Copa America 2021 Finals
- TV channels: FOX, FS1, FS2
- Spanish-language TV: Univision, UniMas, TUDN
- Streams: fuboTV (each matches) | FOX Sports activities app & TUDN.television for authenticated subscribers
FOX, FS1 and FS2 carried the Copa America in English. The Univision household of networks dealt with Spanish-language protection. Matches have been additionally obtainable on the FOX Sports activities app and the TUDN app for authenticated subscribers.
Your entire match was obtainable to stream in English and Spanish through fuboTV (free 7-day trial) .
Copa America 2021: The way it labored
One of many 10 South American nations that comprise the CONMEBOL soccer confederation was topped continental champion on the Copa America. The ten groups have been cut up into two teams of 5, with the highest 4 finishers in every group advancing to the quarterfinals. That was adopted by a straight single-elimination knockout part beginning with the quarterfinals.
Group stage: After round-robin group play, the highest 4 finishers in every of the 2 teams superior to the quarterfinals and the fifth-place staff in every group was eradicated.
Knockout stage: The one-elimination knockouts started with the quarterfinals. The 4 groups qualifying from Group A confronted the 4 groups advancing from Group B with respective prime seeds going through the bottom seeds within the reverse group: 1A vs. 4B, 1B vs. 4A, 2A vs. 3B, 2B vs. 3A.