Copa America 2024 will take place in the United States two summers from now, Conmebol and Concacaf jointly announced on Friday.
South America’s outstanding international tournament includes 10 Conmebol nations and 6 Concacafguest nations, the latter group qualifying in 2023-24 Concacaf Nations League.
Copa America 2024, co-organized by both federations, will take place two years before the competition. 2026 FIFA World Cup Co-hosted by the United States, Canada and Mexico.
At that point, the South American nations will be able to accommodate an expanded World Cup of 48 teams, which will be held mainly in the continental United States. It could also close a major competitive gap if the North America 2026 co-host nation can get his 2023-24 Concacaf his Nations League path forward (the hosts traditionally go through auto-qualifiers and ).
Ecuador was previously set to host Copa America 2024, but internal concerns have opened the doors to the United States, both competitively and commercially (Host city Also get a rehearsal for the 2026 World Cup). The United States also hosted the Copa America Centenario in 2016, celebrating his 100th anniversary of the tournament.