Watch the CAF African Cup of Nations 2023 billed to start later this month and enjoy mesmerizing football skills, solid teamwork, powerful tactics, and brute strength! The popular biannual African competition will kick-off this summer in June in Ivory Coast
The upcoming sporting competition in June is the 33nd edition of AFCON, with all 24 participating teams that were successful in the qualification stages putting preparations in top gear for an electrifying sporting event.
Defending champions Cameroon are leaving no stone unturned to claim their second successive title, looking to match the record of Ghana, who won the tournament 2 times in a row in 1963 and 1965. A record already held by Egypt, who have won the coveted trophy 3 consecutive times — 2006, 2008, and 2010 — and 2 times in a row much earlier in 1957 and 1959. African Cup of Nations was first held in 1957 and won for the first time by Egypt.
Where to Watch Afcon 2023 Live
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.
How to Watch Afcon 2023 Live on Phone
There are so many ways to watch the CAF African Cup of Nations 2023 live on your smartphone. But first, you have to make sure you have a very good and active Internet connection as well as enough data to stream the game.
Now, you can download the DStv app from the Google play store for Android or Apple App store for iOS and stream the game through the app, provided you have a decoder at home with an active DStv subscription.
Startimes also supports streaming live games on their mobile app which is also available on the Google play store and Apple App store for Android and iOS Smartphones respectively.
You can also download the Mobdro App which is also a good alternative for streaming all the Afcon matches live. If you prefer going through a website or don’t want to download an app then you can head over to the Hesgoal website (Www.hesgoal.com) and stream the game from the website. I’ll recommend you use Google Chrome browser for this.
Where can I watch the 2023 African Cup of Nations Live in Nigeria?
In Nigeria you can watch the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt live on Gotv or Startimes decoder or an active subscription on the any of the Decoders you have?
You can also watch the game live on various local channels in Nigeria. Channels showing Nigeria vs Burundi match includes TVC, AIT and NTA. All you have to do is just tune in at 6 pm when the match is scheduled to start/go live.
Where to Watch the Afcons 2023 live in South Africa
If you are in South Africa, Dstv is your best to watch all matches of the Afcon 2023. SuperSport 3, 9, 7, and other local channels will be showing all the matches live.
How to watch Afcons 2023 live in the Uk
If you are the Uk, you can follow the event live on Eurosport and Skysport 3
Away from the brief history: Let’s discuss AFCON 2023, qualified teams, fixtures, and other details.
Format of the Africa Cup of Nations 2023
At the final stage of the CAF Africa Cup of Nations, 24 teams will be placed in 6 groups, each comprising 4 teams. In each group, the teams will play 6 games in a single round-robin format. After the group stage, the top 2 leading teams in each group that have accumulated the highest points and the 4 best third teams will then move on to the second round, which is a round of 16.
The winners of this stage, 8 in total, will progress to the quarter-finals from which only 4 teams will emerge, who will then advance to the semi-finals. The semi-final winners will move on to play in the final, while the losing teams will contest a third-place match.
TV Channels and Live Streaming Options
How to Watch Afcons in the US, Canada, Uk, Australia and the rest of the world
You can watch the Africa Cup of Nations 2023 live on Eurosport in the United Kingdom. The Eurosport Player also offers a live streaming service. You can download the app on Google Play if you are an Android user and the App Store for iOS.
In the United States, you can enjoy live AFCON games on the beIN Sports network, and you can also stream them live online via beIN Connect. As a matter of fact, you’re spoilt with options to stream AFCON games live wherever your location is on the planet!