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Sports Perfecta

June 01, 2016 11:04 ET

Sports Perfecta Launches Fantasy Soccer Platform for Copa America 2016

Award-Winning Digital Sports Media Company Announces Fantasy Platform for 2016 Centennial Copa America Soccer Tournament

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 1, 2016) - Digital sports media company, Sports Perfecta, is launching a fantasy platform for the 2016 Centennial Copa soccer tournament at www.FanXT.com/dailyfantasy.

The United States is hosting the international tournament over the course of June 2016, marking the first time that the tournament has been held outside of South America since its inception. Copa America 2016 will feature the best teams and players from CONMEBOL (South American football confederation) and CONCACAF (the football confederation for North America, Central America, and the Caribbean).

"It's well-known that soccer fans are some of the most passionate in the world," said Hiro Watanabe, CEO of Sports Perfecta. "Sports Perfecta's fantasy platform created specifically for 2016 Copa America Tournament will make the already-thrilling tournament even more engaging for soccer fans nation-wide."

Sports Perfecta's Copa America 2016 fantasy platform will be available from June 1 through June 26. Users must be 21 years and older from states where fantasy sports are legal to participate, and entry fees start as low as $2.

Contest types include:

  • 50/50: Cash prize is split equally amongst the top 50% ranked participants.
  • Winner Take All: Cash prize is given to the top ranked participant.
  • Head-to-Head: Two participants face off, and the participant with the highest amount of points takes the whole cash prize.

"Sports Perfecta is no stranger to fantasy soccer, already having a platform for the English Premier League, the most popular league in the world, amongst others," said Watanabe. "Sports Perfecta also previously developed a fantasy platform for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, which was very successful. We're looking forward to bringing an immersive, thrilling experience to the fans with the 2016 Copa America DFS platform."

To learn more about Sports Perfecta, visit www.SportsPerfecta.com.

ABOUT SPORTS PERFECTA
Sports Perfecta (SPI) is the U.S. subsidiary of Grand Perfecta Inc. (GPI), a successful horse racing and data analytics company in Japan. Through its B2B and B2C platforms FanXT and Fantasy4All, SPI offers fantasy sports and digital media platforms for sport leagues around the world. SPI covers the global sporting landscape by offering fantasy games for popular American leagues like the NFL, NBA, and MLB. SPI also works with soccer leagues including: English Premier League (EPL), Finland Veikkausliiga League, Hong Kong Premier League, Singapore S. League, Indian I-League, Philippines United Football League (UFL), Malaysia Super League (MSL), and FIFA World Cup. In addition, SPI hosts fantasy contests based on FIA Formula 1, MotoGP, Grand Sumo tournament in Japan and horse racing (Jockey) in the USA.

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