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SportsMax kicks-off Copa America 6-A-Side Competition



SportsMax | 2016-06-02 00:00:00

Reggae Boyz Copa America Matches Live on Big Screen at Football Factory

Football fans are in for a treat as SportsMax kicks-off its Copa America 2016 coverage with its 6-A-Side competition at Football Factory on Sunday, June 5 at 10am with 32 teams vying for over JA$100,000 in cash and prizes.

The Copa America 6-A-Side competition will be contested over three legs coinciding with Jamaica’s three group stage matches on June 5, 9 and 13 followed by big screen viewings of the Reggae Boyz matches with half-time entertainment and giveaways, plus treats for kids and the whole family throughout the day.

The 6-a-Side tournament will see over 320 players outfitted in Velle football kits provided by sponsors, Locker-room Sports with the top 8 teams advancing to the quarterfinal round on June 9 when Jamaica plays Mexico and the final four playing in the semi-final and final for the bragging rights trophy on June 13 when Jamaica plays Uruguay.

SportsMax assistant vice president of marketing Tanya Lee says the SportsMax Copa America 6-A-Side competition and viewing party is the perfect way for our local footballers and football fans to celebrate while supporting the Boyz;

“We see this as a chance to play on the greens then watch on the big screen and we look forward to 3 exciting days of intense 6-A-side action as we cheer on our Boyz.”

In its hundredth year, the Copa America Centenario will see the Jamaica Reggae Boyz led by English Premier League winning Captain Wes Morgan, going up against the likes of Mexico & Uruguay on North American soil.

The Copa America begins on Friday, June 3 at 8:30pm with host country USA taking their first strike at the title against Colombia. SportsMax will broadcast all 32 matches from June 3-26 live across its 30 Caribbean territories with a pre and post-game show shot on location at the Usain Bolt’s Tracks and Records. Lance Whittaker will travel with the Boyz and provide all the pitch side and locker-room action from the tournament.

For Copa America 2016 updates and full schedule visit www.sportsmax.tv and download the free SportsMax TV app in the Apple and Play store. The Copa America is sponsored by Coca-Cola, KFC, Island Bet, Red Stripe and Locker Room Sports.




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