Celebrate the start of Copa America Centenario with MLS player cards

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It's only fitting to celebrate one of the world's oldest international soccer tournaments with something just as venerable: the trading card.

Ahead of tonight's first Copa America Centenario match, MLS teamed up with designer Daniel Astudillo to create a set of player cards that showcase both club and country connections. Twenty players from six countries comprise the set, which is featured in an album on the MLS Facebook page.

More of Astudillo's soccer-related work can be seen on his Instagram page.

Here's a look at three cards from the set: