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Mexico Drives Copa America Attendance, While Argentina-U.S. Top Match For USMNT

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 28 / 16

The Copa America Centenario averaged big crowds for its U.S. debut, with the group stage match at the Rose Bowl on June 9 featuring Mexico-Jamaica marking the event's biggest crowd (83,263). Sunday night's Chile-Argentina finale at MetLife Stadium was the next best crowd with 82,026 fans. The larg...

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