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Copa America 2016 to be held in USA

World's oldest intercontinental tournament will be in the U.S. for the first time ever

US to host centennial Copa America in 2016

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Jeffrey Webb, CONCACAF president, gestures as he speaks during a news conference in Bal Harbour, Fla., Thursday, May 1, 2014. The United States will host the Copa America soccer tournament for the first time in 2016. The Copa America, the world's oldest intercontinental soccer tournament, will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2016. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

SOCCERLY.COM: The 2016 Centenary of the Copa America will be played in the United States.

A Miami press conference held by the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) and the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) revealed the long anticipated announcement today.

The tournament will run from June 3 to June 26, 2016 according to CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb. ... read more at

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