Copa America Centenario 2016 Broadcasting Rights for 20 countries has been announced. The List of TV Channels with the Tv Schedule has also been released. This tournament will feature teams from South America, North America and Central America and first time Copa is being played outside South America. This is being the 100th Aniversary of 45th edition of Copa America, it is named as Centenario.
Copa America Centenario 2016 Broadcasting Rights
|United States||FOX Sports|
|Brazil||Rede Globo, SporTV|
|Colombia||Caracol TV & Señal Deportes (joint venture)|
|Costa Rica||Repretel, Teletica|
|Latin America||ESPN, Netflix|
|Malaysia||CNN Malaysia, RTM|
|Mexico||Televisa, TV Azteca|
|Panama||TV Max, Telemetro|
|Australia||Fox Sports Australia, SBS|
|China||BTV, CCTV, SMG|
|France||France Televisions, beIN Sports, Canal+|
|Germany||ARD, ProSiebenSat.1, ZDF|
|India||Sony Pictures Networks|
|Japan||NHK, TBS, TV Asahi, TV Tokyo, SKY PerfecTV!|
|Netherlands||Fox Sports (Netherlands), NOS|
|Philippines||ABS-CBN Sports and Action, GMA Network, Sports5|
|Russia||Channel One Russia, VGTRK, Match TV|
|Singapore||Mediacorp, Singtel TV|
|Spain||RTVE, Telecinco, Movistar+|
|South Korea||KBS, SBS, MBC|
|Taiwan||CTV, TTV, CTi TV|
|Thailand||GMM Grammy, MCOT|
|Turkey||A Spor, A Haber|
|United Kingdom||BBC, ITV, S4C, Sky plc|
Univision who is acquiring Spanish Language rights to telecast Copa America 2016 Centenario in the US and Spanish speaking nations. Univision is the only channel who will provide coverage in Spanish in the United States and for that, they paid estimated US$60 million. They have lost Spanish-language US rights to Fifa-sanctioned tournaments to Telemundo in 2015.
On talking about English Language rights for Copa 2016 Centenario, it is still to be sold. The three big TV Channels Network, Fox, NBC and ESPN is in the race to acquire rights. According to the report, FOX may become successful in acquiring the COPA 2016 rights as they MLS rights in the US until 2022 and they will also broadcast 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cup in the United States.
Fox Sports is competing with ESPN for Copa America 2016 English TV Rights. ESPN has the UEFA Euro 2016 broadcast rights in US which start from 10 June – 10 July 2016. Copa America 2016 Centenario will be played from 3rd-26th June 2016 in 10 Cities of US. 32 matches will be played with 16 teams and 4 groups.
DirecTV’s has secured the rights for Latin America division. They also have last Year Copa 2015 rights. TV Rights in UK, in India and New Zealand is not announced till now. As soon as the updates came, we will update this page.