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Messi and Mascherano will face Bravo in the Copa América group stage

Brazil, with Neymar, in Group B and Suárez's Uruguay in group C

Messi and Mascherano will face Bravo in the Copa América group stage
Messi and Mascherano will face Bravo in the Copa América group stage

Brazil, with Neymar, in Group B and Suárez's Uruguay in group C

Copa América Centenario

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This morning the Copa América Centenario group stage draw took place, for a special edition of the competition with selections among the oldest in the world to celebrate 100 years. The draw was made in the presence of all the concerned managers, among which Gerardo 'Tata' Martino (Argentina), Juan Antonio Pizzi (Chile), Dunga (Brazil), Óscar Wáshington Tabárez (Uruguay) or Jürgen Klinsmann (United States).

As for the groups, Colombia, Costa Rica and Paraguay will play alongside the hosting team, United Stats, in Group A. In Group B we have Neymar's national team, Brazil, with Ecuador, Haïti and Peru. Luis Suárez (and Uruguay) will play against Mexico, Jamaica and Venezuela in Group C. And in Group D there will be a clash between Argentina (Messi and Mascherano) and Chile (Bravo), as well as Panama and Bolivia.

Here is the full draw:

Copa América Centenario will start on June the 3rd of 2016, with the USA-Colombia game, which will be played in San Francisco. The day after, on the 4th, Brazil will start with a game against Ecuador, and on the 5th will be played the Mexico-Uruguay game, first day of Group C. On the first day of group D there will be the Argentina-Chile game, on the 6th of June. The competition's final will be on the 26th of June.