Conmebol rejects US proposal for a new Americas tournament starting in 2020

//Conmebol rejects US proposal for a new Americas tournament starting in 2020

Conmebol rejects US proposal for a new Americas tournament starting in 2020

CONMEBOL, the South American football confederation, on Thursday rejected a US proposal for a new intercontinental tournament next year, noting that it would overlap with next year’s Copa America and did not have Fifa’s approval.Carlos Cordeiro, the head of the US Soccer Federation, had written to the 10 federations that make up CONMEBOL offering to stage the new event featuring the best teams from North, Central and South America as well as the Caribbean.The event, which strongly resembles the…

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