The go-to destination for fans of the 2016 Copa America Centenario soccer tournament will be at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe.
The Copa America Centenario Local Organizing Committee announced Friday the Marquee Theatre will be the official fan destination in Arizona.
The FanHQ promises to be “a celebratory and free of charge experience for all soccer fans in town for the once-in-a-lifetime event that fans will be able to enjoy the festivities, and mingle with other soccer fanatics from around the world.”
FanHQ will take place on Saturday, June 4 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. and Tuesday, June 7 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
University of Phoenix Stadium will be hosting three matches of the tournament, including Mexico vs. Uruguay on June 5.
Copa America Centenario is the first Copa America tournament hosted outside of South America. The Copa America tournament is an international football competition that has been determining the continental champion of South America since 1916.
The continent features some of the biggest soccer powers in the world, including Brazil, Argentina, Chile and Uruguay.
Copa America Centenario is the first rendition involving North American teams, being held under an agreement between CONMEBOL (the South American football confederation) and CONCACAF (the football confederation for North and Central America and the Caribbean).
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