AFCON 2023: The 2023 Africa Cup of Nations is scheduled to be the 34th edition of the Africa Cup of Nations, the biennial international men’s football championship of Africa organized by the Confederation of African Football.
AFCON 2023: Schedule, Fixtures, Qualifications, Results, Where To Watch!
On Thursday, record-winning Egypt has a date with Guinea at the Cairo International Stadium in which their top player Mohamed Salah is expected to start a match with new coach Ehab Galal in the presence of 40,000 fans.
Tunisia will face Equatorial Guinea at the Stade Hammadi Agrebi in Rades, Malawi will be hoping for a bright start when they square off against Ethiopia at the Bingu National Stadium, while Mozambique will play against Rwanda in Johannesburg.
Nigeria will now face Sao Tome and Principe in the group stage of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers after Mauritius were kicked out.
Matchday 2 fixtures begin on Sunday, while the outstanding Matchday 1 games will be caught up on Thursday 9 June, with the key fixtures seeing Nigeria tackle Sierra Leone and South Africa face a stiff test away to Morocco in Rabat.
Bafana Bafana coach Hugo Broos has admitted that the Atlas Lions are a cut above in their qualifying group – “It’s clear that Morocco is the best team in our group.
Ghana remained unbeaten in Group E of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifier when a beige display drew the Central African Republic to a 1–1 draw on Sunday, 5 June 2022.
The CAR adopted the Estadio 1 de Novembro in Luanda due to the CAF ban after it failed to meet the standards required to host the CAF A Type competitions.
They were in the AFCON in January and were eliminated by Egypt and they are a very good team” – but he is hopeful of an upset on the road.
Where to Watch:
MultiChoice Nigeria has the license to broadcast CAF African Cup of Nations 2023 live which it plans to use on the platforms it has – DStv & Gotv.
So If you have a MultiChoice owned DStv decoder with an active subscription then you can watch the game live on three channels; Supersport 3, Supersport 7 and Supersport 9.
As for those with Gotv decoders, you can also get in on the action on just two channels; SuperSport Select 1 and Supersport Select 2.