Messi, Suárez and Arturo Vidal to share Copa America group
Latest edition of the South American championship being hosted by Colombia and Argentina from 12 June to 12 July 2020
FC Barcelona’s Leo Messi, Luis Suárez and Arturo Vidal will all be in the same Group A at the Copa America 2020 being held in Argentina and Colombia.
Group A, features Argentina, Uruguay and Chile all together in the South Zone, where all matches in the six-team group will be played in Messi’s native Argentina. The trio will be joined by Paraguay and Bolivia, as well as guest nation Australia, with the top four sides progressing to the quarter finals.
Group B, meanwhile, is the North Zone, being hosted by Colombia, and is where Arthur and Brazil, the defending champions, will be applying their matches. Joining them are Peru, Ecuador and Venezuela plus another Asian invitee, Qatar.
The tournament kicks off on June 12 and the final will be in Barranquilla, Colombia exactly one month later on July 12.
GROUP A (Argentina)
Argentina (Leo Messi), Uruguay (Luis Suárez), Chile (Arturo Vidal), Bolivia, Paraguay, Australia
GROUP B (Colombia)
Brazil (Arthur), Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, Venezuela, Qatar