Argentina’s Lionel Messi scores stunner, but Chile nab 1-1 draw at Copa America.
Who won the 2016 Copa America?
Who won the soccer game yesterday Argentina?
The Argentinian national soccer team took home a long-awaited victory in the Copa América final Saturday night, beating host team Brazil 1-0 in Rio de Janeiro and securing the title for the first time since 1993.
Is Copa America every 2 years?
In 1986, CONMEBOL decided to return to having one country host the tournament and to contest it every other year. From 1987 until 2001, the event was hosted every two years in rotation by the ten members of the confederation. … The 1993 Copa América tournament in Ecuador would take its current form.
Did US qualify for Copa America?
At the official announcement of the tournament, CONMEBOL and CONCACAF confirmed that all ten CONMEBOL members would be joined by six CONCACAF teams in the tournament. United States and Mexico automatically qualified.
Has Argentina ever won Copa America?
Argentina have now lifted Copa America trophies 15 times and thus equalised with Uruguay for having won the most titles in history. The last time Argentina defeated Brazil in a Copa America final was back in 1937.