CHANGES IN THE GLASS AMERICA
The Glass America 2020 will initiate in Argentina and will contest his final in Colombia
Published:3/07/2019 - 01:25h
Updated:3/07/2019 - 01:28h
The present edition is still in course and in search of champion, but the CONMEBOL already has announced some changes for the Glass America 2020. The tournament, that faces some adjust in his format, will contest in two headquarters and will initiate in Argentina to finish in Colombia
The Glass America is one of the big appeals of the summer 2019, but already has the sight put in his edition of 2020. The CONMEBOL announced this Monday in Rio de Janeiro some adjust in the format of the competition, with a very renewed version for the next window estival. While the applicants struggle by the title, already know that in an immediate future will have to confront to the changes.
For the first time in the history, the championship will take place in two countries, in this case Argentinian and Colombia. On 12 June it will give the starting signal in territory of the 'albiceleste', whereas after the dispute of the phase of groups and the corresponding eliminatory, the final would celebrate on lawn 'cafetero', and several informations aim that Barranquilla could be his headquarters.
The number of parties also will be a novelty in the tournament, that this year will close with 26 commitments played in his final phase. In some months, and in spite of that the quantity of participants will not move (ten fixed selections and two invited), is foreseen that this figure increase to 38 meetings, and each team would ensure a minimum of five before advancing of round or fall deleted.
Each country will receive a group of the phase of groups, two duels of quarter-finals and one of the 'semis', in a picture that will have hardly two divisions. In the designated Zone North will form Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru and one of the invited, and in the Zone South will be Chile, Uruguay, Argentina, Paraguay, Bolivia and the another invited. Four combined of each zone will classify for the crosses.
The CONMEBOL has reserved some details for the next months, but already has confirmed the presence of Qatar. The Asian selection will go back to be invited to the championship, that sorteará in that zone finish the two candidates that do not form part of his association. The calendar and the organisation of the parties remain also pending of future meetings.
The Glass America will put end to a summer of selections
After a marked summer by the national selections, the end of the Glass America will open again the calendar of the clubs, that in the next days will initiate the course 2019-20. In this window estival have contested also the first final phase of the UEFA Nations League and some commitments of the phase of classification for the Eurocopa 2020, that will continue once begun the big leagues, in the international stops of autumn.