Argentina, Chile, Bolivia and Paraguay will be Uruguay's opponents in the first phase of the 2021 Copa America.
Having had the first day of the tournament off, the Celeste will debut against Argentina at 9pm on Friday June 18 (Uruguayan time) at the Mané Garrincha Stadium in Brasilia.
Edinson will be playing in his 5th Copa America and is on the hunt for his second continental trophy. In the most recent competition, in Brazil in 2019, he scored twice.
Edinson is one of the leading goalscorers In the history of the national team, and defends the shirt with the same love he feels for Uruguay, his home town of Salto and his roots.
He is the people's goalscorer. He plays with passion in his heart. An example for young people, he is one of the reference points that will guide the national team in the face the forthcoming challenges: the 2021 Copa America and the Qualifying rounds for the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
Edinson is a fighter who pursues a dream, in football and in life.