MIAMI, July 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- beIN SPORTS, the international sports network, continues to provide fans worldwide with exclusive coverage of the Copa America tournament, broadcasting the final match this Saturday, July 4 at 4:00 PM EDT, with coverage starting at 3:00 PM EDT. The final will be played between Argentina and host country, Chile, at the Estadio Nacional in Santiago, Chile. Lionel Messi and a host of global superstars will look to lead World Cup 2014 runners up, Argentina, to its first title in 22 years, while Alexis Sanchez and Arturo Vidal will try to power Chile to its first ever Copa America title.
"We are so pleased with the passion and excitement this Copa America tournament generated amongst sports fans across the country. All of us at beIN SPORTS are looking forward to what promises to be a very exciting final, complimented by beIN SPORTS' original programming and coverage from our studios in Chile, Miami and Doha," said Antonio Briceno, Deputy Managing Director of beIN SPORTS.
Both beIN SPORTS channels will air a special edition of The Xtra Chile 2015 to preview and analyze the matchup from reporters in Chile and across the globe. Special guests and contributors such as Ruud Gullit, Christian Vieri, Juan Pablo Angel, Andy Gray, Richards Keys, Francisco 'Kikin' Fonseca, Sergio Goycochea, and Tony Meola will continue to break down all the action and news during the exciting final round.
This is Argentina's 27th time in the Copa America final, while being crowned champions a total of 14 times, most recently in 1993. Host country, Chile, has never won a Copa America tournament, and should the team defeat Argentina they will become first host country to win since Colombia in 2001.
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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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