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Copa America in Brazil: a non-starter?

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Copa America faces ‘Super League moment’

Jair Bolsonaro during the opening ceremony of the 2019 Copa America. Photo: Marcos Corrêa/PR
Jair Bolsonaro during the opening ceremony of the 2019 Copa America. Photo: Marcos Corrêa/PR

Over the past two weeks, both Colombia and Argentina withdrew as hosts of the 2021 Copa America, the major South American international football tournament set to start on June 13. On Monday, Brazil made the surprise announcement that it would stage the tournament instead — despite the country facing the prospect of a third wave of...

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