NEW YORK -- The United States will play Colombia, Costa Rica and Paraguay in what appears to be a difficult first-round group in the Centennial Copa America.
In the opener of a special 16-nation tournament the Americans play Colombia on June 3 in Santa Clara, California. The U.S. meets regional rival Costa Rica four days later in Chicago, then closes Group A play against Paraguay in Philadelphia on June 11.
To U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann, the daunting group that emerged from Sunday night's draw at...
Substitute Pascal Millien's 83rd-minute goal qualified Haiti for the 2016 Copa America Centenario after a 1-0 defeat of Trinidad & Tobago on Friday night.
With the win, Haiti earned an automatic bid to next summer's Copa America tournament held in the United States.
Haiti on Tuesday were dealt a blow when the federation announced that star forward Duckens Nazon would miss the match because his club, Stade Lavallois of French Ligue 2, would not release him for the non-FIFA date.
CONCACAF on Thursday said the two final berths for the 2016 Copa America Centenario will be played in Panama in January.
Last week, CONCACAF, CONMEBOL and U.S. Soccer finalized plans to move forward with the summer event, with the final set for the Rose Bowl, in Pasadena, California, and one of the semifinals at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
Two qualifying games -- Panama vs. Cuba as well as Trinidad and Tobago vs. Haiti -- will be played as a doubleheader on Jan. 8, 2016,...