Colombia will host the grand final and after nineteen years the final will be held in Colombia. The CONMEBOL Copa America 2022 has already a calendar approved by FIFA, the new edition of the tournament will start on June 12, 2022, in Argentina, and the final match will be held in Colombia and for the first time, the tournament will have these two as host countries. The objective is to bring South American soccer to all the fans of the continent. Each of the host countries will have group phase matches, two quarter-final matches, and a semifinal match respectively.
With this new format, a total of 38 matches will be held, and each team will play at least 5 matches in the nearest host country. Australia and Qatar, two last Asian Cup champions, will participate as guest countries and can be placed by lottery in each of the groups formed within the North Zone and South Zone.
The CONMEBOL Copa America 2022 will begin its remake on June 12, 2022, in Argentina, and can crown the new continental champion in Colombia. The dates of the calendar and matches of the oldest tournament in South America will be announced in the future.
This tournament for the first time in history has two host countries that will distribute 38 matches within the two host countries, Colombia and Argentina. The objective is to bring South American soccer to all the fans of the continent. Each of the host countries will hold the matches of the North Zone or South Zone groups, as well as, two quarterfinal matches and a semifinal match, respectively.
The new format will allow each national team to play at least five matches in the nearest host country; and Qatar and Australia, champions of the last two editions of the Asian Cup, will participate as guest countries, as announced by the Confederation Council on June 13. Each of these countries will be placed by lottery in one of the two groups that are formed in the initial phase, as follows:
North Zone: Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru and one of the guest countries.
South Zone: Chile, Uruguay, Argentina, Paraguay, Bolivia and one among the guest country.
In each group, four teams will qualify. These national teams will do their very best to reach the grand finale. The final match is going to be held in Colombia after nineteen years. The new champion of South American football is going to be crowned in Colombia.