Copa America 2016 – Venezuela

South America’s show piece event will be starting very soon. Football is one of the most loved sports of South America. The 10 member nations laong with the two invitee nations will be battling cut throat for the major title of copa america live stream. Among all the member nations, Ecuador, Chile and Venezuela are three South American nations not having won a single Copa America title.

However, May be the reason the country is not high on football, though it is a regular participant at the Copa America football tournaments. Copa America tournament is organized every four years by CONMEBOL – Confederation of South American Football Association. This is the 44th season of the game show as it is one of the oldest organized competition of the world. The first ever Copa America was played wayback in 1916 to mark Argentina’s independence. Since then it has been regularly organized in South America and gradually became popular worldwide.

Venezuela Squad for Copa America 2016

The preliminary squad declared earlier will be reduced to 23 players as per requirement of the tournament before 1st of June by all the teamsof this tournament. Here is complete Venezuela Roster for CopaAmerica 2016:
Defenders: Gabriel Cichero (Mineros de Guayana), Grenddy Perozo (Ajaccio), Andrés Túñez (Buriram United), Wilker Ángel (Deportivo Táchira), Alexander González (Thun), Roberto Rosales (Málaga), Fernando Amorebieta (Middlesbrough), Oswaldo Vizcarrondo (Nantes).
Midfielders: Rafael Acosta (Mineros de Guayana), Ronald Vargas (Baliskersirspor), Franklin Lucena (Deportivo La Guaira), César González (Deportivo Táchira), Tomás Rincón (Genoa), John Murillo (Zamora), Luis Manuel Seijas (Santa Fe), Juan Arango (Tijuana), Alejandro Guerra (Atlético Nacional).
Venezuela is in Group C alongwith Brazil, Colombia and Peru. It will be EM Qualifikation 2016 playing its first group stage match against Peru on 14th of June followed subsequently with Colombia and Brazil on 18th and 21st of June 2016. The finals of Copa America 2016 will be played on 4th of July 2016.

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