Copa America Centenario 2016 Broadcasting Rights, TV Channels List

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

Copa America Centenario 2016 Broadcasting Rights

CountryChannel Name
United StatesFOX Sports
Univision(Spanish)
Netflix (Portuguese)
 ArgentinaTV Pública
 AustraliaFox Sports
 AzerbaijanİTV
 BoliviaBolivision
 BrazilRede Globo, SporTV
 CanadaNetflix
CTV
 ChileCanal 13
 ColombiaCaracol TV & Señal Deportes (joint venture)
 ChinaCCTV
 Costa RicaRepretel, Teletica
 EcuadorEcuavisa
 HaitiTele-Haiti
 IndonesiaKompas TV
 JamaicaCVM TV
 JapanTV Tokyo
Latin AmericaESPN, Netflix
 MalaysiaCNN Malaysia, RTM
 MexicoTelevisa, TV Azteca
 PanamaTV Max, Telemetro
 ParaguayParavision
 PeruAmérica Televisión
 PhilippinesABS-CBN
 SpainCanal plus
 South KoreaSBS
 ThailandChannel 3
 TurkeyNTV Spor
 UruguayTeledoce
 VenezuelaVenevision

 

CountryBroadcaster
 AustraliaFox Sports Australia, SBS
 AzerbaijanİTV
 ChinaBTV, CCTV, SMG
 Equatorial GuineaRTVGE
 FranceFrance Televisions, beIN Sports, Canal+
 GermanyARD, ProSiebenSat.1, ZDF
 IndiaSony Pictures Networks
 IndonesiaKompas TV
 ItalySky Italia
 IsraelSport 1
 JapanNHK, TBS, TV Asahi, TV Tokyo, SKY PerfecTV!
 KenyaStartimes
 MalaysiaAstro, RTM
 MyanmarSky Net
 NetherlandsFox Sports (Netherlands), NOS
 NigeriaStartimes
 PortugalTVI
 PhilippinesABS-CBN Sports and Action, GMA Network, Sports5
 RussiaChannel One Russia, VGTRK, Match TV
 SingaporeMediacorp, Singtel TV
 SpainRTVE, Telecinco, Movistar+
 South AfricaStartimes
Sub-Saharan AfricaStartimes
 South KoreaKBS, SBS, MBC
 SwedenViasat Sport
 TaiwanCTV, TTV, CTi TV
 ThailandGMM Grammy, MCOT
 TurkeyA Spor, A Haber
 United KingdomBBC, ITV, S4C, Sky plc
 VietnamVTV, VTC

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.