Sony Sports to broadcast, Live Stream Copa America 2021: The 47th edition of the Copa America, the South American football championship is going to be played from 13th June to 10th July 2021. This is for the first time the tournament will be hosted in two countries Colombia and Argentina.
Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) will live telecast Copa America 2021 championship exclusively for the Indian Subcontinent. It has acquired television and digital rights for the event. After FIFA World Cup, Copa America is one of the most-watched football events that feature Lionel Messi, Neymar Jr, Dani Alves, Gabriel Jesus, James Rodriguez, Roberto Firmino, Sergio Aguero, Pablo Dybala, and Luis Suarez.
The broadcast territories will include India, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Afghanistan, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. SPN Sports is the official channel to telecast live matches in India on SonyLIV, SPN’s OTT streaming platform from 14th June 2021. Copa America 2021 competition will have 10 teams consisting of Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Paraguay, and Bolivia to play in the Argentina group, while Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela will play in the Colombia group. The first match will be played between 14-time champions Argentina against Chile in Buenos Aires.
Also see: Copa America 2021 Schedule in IST
Rajesh Kaul, Chief Revenue Officer Distribution and Head – Sports Business, Sony Pictures Networks India Private Limited said: Sony Pictures Sports Network is focused on securing the best football tournaments and leagues from across the world and Copa America is another prestigious tournament we have added to our expansive football portfolio.
Also along with Copa America, other important international football events like UEFA Euro 2020 and Copa America 2021 are accessible to Indian viewers. Sony Pictures Networks India’s football portfolio includes UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, FA Cup, UEFA Euro 2020, UEFA Nations League, FIFA European qualifiers, Series A.