For all football fans all over the globe, the waiting moment has now about to finish with the announcement of Copa America 2019. The tournament is to be held on June 15 – July 7, 2019, in Brazil as a host country. The tournament will be more interesting for all football sports lovers due to a major change in the team format. There will be 16 participating teams rather than 12 as usual. The winning team will advance to FIFA confederation cup 2021. Currently, Chile are the defending champions.
List of Copa America 2019 Venues with Stadium Names, Seating Capacity, & Match Schedule
CONMEBOL has announced 6 venues for the tournaments to be hosted in 7 cities of Brazil. Below is the complete list of all announced venues with the stadium name and seating capacity
Morumbi Stadium, Sao Paulo
The most famous Morumbi Stadium is located in the Morumbi district of Sao Paulo. The stadium is officially named as Estádio Cícero Pompeu de Toledo and was opened on October 2, 1960. The approximate seating capacity of Morumbi Stadium is 66,795 making it sixth-largest South American stadium. The stadium was officially inaugurated on August, 1960 and the very first match was played between Sao Polo and Portugal. The stadium was also considered to host the FIFA World Cup 2014.
The stadium has also been considered for few of the matches to be held of forthcoming COPA America 2019 Tournament—
|Morumbi Stadium, Sao Paulo||Brazil Vs Bolvia||14th June 2019|
|Japan Vs Chile||17th June 2019|
|Columbia Vs Qatar||19th June 2019|
Arena do Gremio, Porto Alegre
Arena do Gremio is a multipurpose stadium located in Porto Alegre. The stadium was inaugurated on December 8, 2012. The stadium has the approx 60,450 seating capacity. Approx 20.5 Crores Euros were spent to build this stadium. Therefore, it’s ranked in the list of top most venues of South America and the 10th largest stadium by capacity in South America. The first match was played on December 2012 between Gremio Vs Hamburg and the last Copa Libertadores 2017 Final was also set to be held on Arena Do Gremio Stadium.
One of the Copa America 2019 Tournament matches is also to be held on this stadium in the following schedule—
|Arena do Gremio, Porto Alegre||Venezuela Vs Peru||15th June 2019|
|Uruguay Vs Japan||20th June 2019|
|Qatar Vs Argentina||23rd June 2019|
|Group A (W) Vs Group B/C (3rd)||27th June 2019|
|Match 20 (W) Vs Match 22 (W) (Quarterfinalists)||3rd July 2019|
Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador
The most popular and one of the most games hosting stadiums is Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, located in Salvador, Brazil. The stadium is officially called Complexo Esportivo Cultural Professor Octávio Mangabeira and Inaugurated in the year 2013 with the seating capacity of 50,000 people. The stadium is also ranked as 10th largest football stadium in Brazil.
One of the Copa America 2019 Tournament Matches between Argentina & Columbia is set to be held on this stadium—
|Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador||Argentina Vs Columbia||15th June 2019|
|Brazil Vs Venezuela||18th June 2019|
|Ecuador Vs Chile||21st June 2019|
|Colombia Vs Paraguay||23rd June 2019|
|Group C (W) Vs Group A/B (3rd)||29th June 2019|
The Maracanã Stadium is located in Rio Allianz Parque De Jenario, in the city of Brazil. The seating capacity of the stadium is approx 87,101. The stadium is also prominently called Estádio Mário Filho and gets constructed between the years 1948-1950. This football playground is officially opened on June 16, 1950, with the great contribution of Sao Paulo and Rio De Jenario.
|Maracanã Stadium, Brazil||Paraguay Vs Qatar||16th June 2019|
|Bolivia Vs Peru||18th June 2019|
|Chile Vs Uruguay||24th June 2019|
|Group A (R) Vs Group B (R)||28th June 2019|
|Match 23 (W) vs Match 24 (W)||7th July 2019|
Arena Corinthians Stadium
The total sum of the estimated seating capacity of Arena Corinthians Stadium is 49,688. This sports ground is located in Sao Paulo city of Brazil. The stadium is officially owned and used by Sports Club Corinthians Paulista. The largest seating capacity makes the stadium world’s fifth largest stadium and 11th largest in Brazil. This rectangular shaped garden is expensively constructed for the cost of $435 Million.
|Maracanã Stadium, Brazil||Peru Vs Brazil||22nd June 2019|
|Group B (W) Vs Group C (R)||28th June 2019|
|Match 23 (L) Vs Match 24 (L)||6th July 2019|
Mineirão stadium, officially named as Estádio Governador Magalhães Pinto is the largest football stadium located in Belo Horizonte. Lots of International Football tournaments such as FIFA 2013 and FIFA 2014 world cup are played in this stadium. The estimated seating capacity of Mineirão stadium is 62,000 and officially owned by Government of Minas Gerais State.
|Maracanã Stadium, Brazil||Uruguay Vs Ecuador||16th June 2019|
|Argentina Vs Paraguay||19th June 2019|
|Bolivia Vs Venezuela||22nd June 2019|
|Ecuador Vs Japan||24th June 2019|
|Match 19 (W) Vs Match 21 (W)||2nd July 2019|