MIAMI, Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- beIN SPORTS, the international sports network, announced the match-ups for the 2015 Copa America tournament live from Vina del Mar, Chile. Exclusive coverage of the draw on beIN SPORTS and beIN SPORTS en Espanol included the teams who will face off in the opening phase of the tournament featuring 10 South American CONMEBOL countries, plus invited nations Mexico and Jamaica.
"We are thrilled to be the exclusive provider of the 2015 Copa America tournament in both English and Spanish, across all platforms and devices," said Yousef Al-Obaidliy, Deputy CEO of beIN Media Group. "Copa America is among the most viewed and popular soccer events for fans worldwide. In the U.S. specifically, we will provide original content and coverage showcasing the best selected teams for true soccer fans in their preferred language and anywhere they would like to watch it."
The 44th edition of the competition kicks off with Chile against Ecuador in Santiago, Chile, on Thursday, June 11, 2015 with the final group matches scheduled for Sunday, June 21. The knockout round begins on Wednesday, June 24 ahead of the final on Saturday, July 4. Veteran commentators will provide play-by-play commentary along with player analysis and predictions.
The 12 countries were split into three groups of four for the opening phase of the 2015 tournament and below you'll find the exciting match-ups:
- Group A: Chile (Host), Mexico, Ecuador, Bolivia
- Group B: Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay, Jamaica
- Group C: Brazil, Colombia, Peru, Venezuela
beIN SPORTS will feature original news, editorial analysis and multimedia elements leading up to match days to complement broadcast coverage. All programming on beIN SPORTS CONNECT is offered in HD and is available on broadband-connected PCs, mobile tablets and smart phones.
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beIN SPORTS USA is the international sports network. Launched in 2012, beIN SPORTS is the fastest growing international sports network in the U.S. and is offered on 9 of the largest 10 cable/satellite TV providers in the U.S., as well as other systems across the country. beIN SPORTS offers viewers premium sports content and entertainment across multiple platforms including TV channels beIN SPORTS and beIN SPORTS en Espanol and live streaming on beIN SPORTS CONNECT. A cornerstone of beIN SPORTS is its unrivaled live soccer coverage, which includes live matches from La Liga, Serie A, Ligue 1, Russian Premier League, Copa America 2015, and CONMEBOL/CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers, as well as news and in-depth analysis of all the top leagues from around the world. With beIN SPORTS CONNECT, authenticated subscribers can also enjoy all the exciting action from the two networks and stream live overflow matches offered in HD on your computer, tablet or smartphone. In addition to soccer, beIN SPORTS serves as a haven to fans of motorsports, tennis, rugby, volleyball and boxing, among others.
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