, Brazil Supreme Court allows Copa America to go ahead, Nzuchi Times

Brazil Supreme Court allows Copa America to go ahead

, Brazil Supreme Court allows Copa America to go ahead, Nzuchi Times

Brazil’s Supreme Court ruled Thursday the country can host the Copa America despite the coronavirus pandemic, clearing the way for the troubled football tournament to go ahead in three days.

Already delayed by 12 months because of the pandemic, the Copa America nearly unraveled when original co-hosts Colombia and Argentina fell through at the last minute — the former because of violent anti-government protests, the latter because of a surge of Covid-19 cases.

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