Qatar football team prepare for Copa America

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, Qatar squad under coach Felix Sanchez continued its intensive training sessions in preparation for the prestigious Copa America 2019.

Asian champions Qatar are currently training in Porto Bela, a coastal town near Rio.

On June 5 Qatar suffered 2-0 at the hands of five-time World Champions Brazil in an international friendly took place at the Mane Garrincha Stadium in Brasilia.

Qatar will face Paraguay on June 16 followed by a match against Colombia on June 19. Qatar will take on former World Cup champions Argentina on June 23.

The Copa America will take place from June 15 to July 7 at six stadiums in five cities with the participation of 12 teams. Qatar and Japan are the invited teams for this year’s Copa America.

Source: Qatar Olympic Committee