The Copa America is with out a host nation solely two weeks earlier than kickoff after South American soccer federation CONMEBOL dominated out Argentina amid the rise of COVID-19 instances within the nation.
CONMEBOL mentioned Sunday evening on Twitter — and it was later confirmed by an official — that it was analyzing “the supply of different nations who confirmed curiosity in internet hosting the continental match,” with out naming them.
Copa America is scheduled to be performed from June 13 to July 10.
Argentina is going through a surge of coronavirus infections, with strict lockdown measures imposed final weekend amid a seven-day common of 35,000 instances and 500 deaths.
Colombia was dropped as a tournament co-host on Could 20 amid a wave of protests towards President Ivan Duque.
CONMEBOL additionally mentioned a brand new host will probably be introduced “quickly.”
Argentinian President Alberto Fernandez mentioned final week his nation was able to host all the match after the choice to take away Colombia from the group.