It’s opening game time! The amazing Copa America soccer competition kicks off on June 3, as the USA takes on a much-fancied Colombia team that boasts the talents of James Rodriguez. But when is the game and how can you watch? Let us fill you in with all the details you’ll need before the big kick off!
FINALLY! After all the build-up, the Copa America is happening in the US for the very first time! USA’s soccer team, featuring the likes of Tim Howard, Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley will lead the hosts against a very good Colombia team that features Real Madrid star James Rodriguez. Stick with us by clicking down to learn all the details, so you don’t miss the big kick off. You’ll be a fool to miss it!
When is the Copa America opening game?
The tournament kicks off on Friday, June 3 and goes on till June 26. The opening match, which we just can’t wait for, is USA Vs. Colombia and that starts at 9:30 p.m. EST. Go U-S-A!
Where is it taking place?
The game is taking place at the Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California. Football fans will know that’s the home of the San Francisco 49ers! 75,000 spectators will be on hand to cheer the boys on in what should be a thrilling occasion.
What channel is it on?
You can watch the 90-minutes of USA Vs. Colombia on Fox Sports, who have secured the rights to the whole of the Copa America and will be screening every single game!
We are just SO excited at HollywoodLife HQ for the Copa America, and it’s even better that it’s happening in our own country. Let’s hope the USA men’s soccer team can do us as proud as the women’s!
HollywoodLifers, how do you think the USA will fair against Colombia? Can they get their Copa America campaign off to a winning start? Tell us what you think will happen below!