The captain of the host country Brazil has said that the entire football squad is not interested in playing the tournament due to surging COVID-19 figures.
It is reported that players are not happy about not being consulted in the decision to choose Brazil as host country of Copa America tournament. The captain of the football team Casemiro said that the players along with the coach will jointly comment on the matter later.
As of June 6, Brazil has reported 16.8 million COVID-19 cases and is the third most affected country in the world after the USA and India.
Brazillian players are expected to comment after the World cup qualifying match with Paraguay in a couple of days.
Brazil Football Team Captain – Casemiro
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