Japan vs Chile: TV channel, live stream, kick-off time and team news for the Copa America clash


CHILE eye a third successive Copa America title as they kick off their campaign against Japan.

Alexis Sanchez and co were victorious in 2015 and 2016 with back-to-back penalty shootout wins over Argentina in the finals.

Alexis Sanchez will be hoping to guide Chile to a third consecutive Copa America title
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Their opponents are among the two invited teams, along with Qatar – but face a tricky task if they hope to be the first to win the tournament.

What time does Japan vs Chile kick off?

This Copa America clash will take place on Monday, June 17 at 8pm local time.

That is Tuesday, June 18 at 12am UK time.

The match will be held at Estadio do Morumbi in Sao Paulo.

What TV channel is it on and can I live stream it?

Premier Sports will be showing live UK coverage of all the matches in the Copa America across its two channels.

The channels can be purchased to add to Virgin and Sky packages from £9.99 a month.

You can also live stream for the same cost via Premier Player.

What is the team news?


Goalkeepers: Eiji Kawashima, Ryosuke Kojima, Keisuke Osako

Defenders: Naomichi Ueda, Takehiro Tomiyasu, Tomoki Iwata, Ko Itakura, Daiki Sugioka, Teruki Hara, Daiki Suga, Yugo Tatsuta

Midfielders: Yuta Nakayama, Gaku Shibasaki, Shoya Nakajima, Takefusa Kubo, Tatsuya Ito, Koji Miyoshi, Kota Watanabe, Hiroki Abe, Taishi Matsumoto

Forwards: Shinji Okazaki, Daizen Maeda, Ayase Ueda


Goalkeepers: Gabriel Arias, Brayan Cortes, Yerko Urra

Defenders: Gary Medel, Gonzalo Jara, Mauricio Isla, Jean Beausejour, Paulo Diaz, Guillermo Maripan, Igor Lichnovsky, Oscar Opazo

Midfielders: Arturo Vidal, Charles Aranguiz, Pedro Pablo Hernandez, Erick Pulgar, Diego Valdes, Esteban Pavez

Forwards: Alexis Sanchez, Eduardo Vargas, Jose Pedro Fuenzalida, Nicolas Castillo, Junior Fernandes, Angelo Sagal


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