The most exciting date of the year for the soccer community in North America, Central America, and the Caribbean is looming around, as the Gold Cup 2021 is about to begin. On July 10, the group stage action will kick off.
Sixteen teams will be trying to make their way into the grand final of the tournament that will be held in the United States. The highly desired trophy has been conquered only by three national teams so far, but this year there will be more sides eager to claim the title.
Mexico head to this tournament looking for a back-to-back championship, but they will face fierce competition on the way. As the tournament's kick-off date is getting close, let's take a look at the date, time, and venue for the 2021 Gold Cup final.
Date, time, and venue for the Gold Cup 2021 final
The Gold Cup 2021 final will take place on Sunday, August 1, at 8:30 PM (ET) at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada. The home of the NFL team Las Vegas Raiders has a capacity of 65,000 spectators and tickets for the game are already sold out.
Over 60,000 people are expected to be witnessing the Gold Cup final in person in what will be a historic day for the Concacaf's greatest tournament. There's still a long way to go for the big night of the contest, but fans are already looking forward to it.
Will we see a rematch of the 2019 final between Mexico and the USMNT? Or will we see a surprise fighting for the title? It's too soon to tell yet, but we're getting close to the beginning of the Gold Cup and its exciting road to the final in Las Vegas.