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Rigobert Song & Emmanuel Amunike confirmed AFCON 2023 Preliminary Round Draw Assistants!

Former Cameroon Indomitable Lions’ captain Rigobert Song and Super Eagles’ former great Emmanuel Amunike will be the draw assistants at the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations, Cote d’Ivoire 2023 Preliminary Round Draw on Friday, January 21 in Douala. The draw will be conducted at 16h00 local time (15h00 GMT) and …

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CAF investigating AFCON 2021 match, Tunisia vs Mali!

In relation to the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations match between Tunisia and Mali played in Limbe on Wednesday, January 12, 2022, CAF is gathering all the necessary reports from the officials at the match. CAF is forwarding these documents to the competent bodies of CAF. At this stage, CAF …

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AFCON 2021 to be broadcast in over 150 countries as Africa’s biggest event kicks off in Cameroon today!

The stage is set for the 2021 TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations and the world is tuning in as a record number of global broadcasters prepare to beam the African continent’s showpiece football tournament from Cameroon to millions of fans in 157 countries. Africa’s star footballers have been setting the …

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Sadio Mane and New Balance reveal AFCON tournament boots!

Liverpool FC and Senegal international Sadio Mané has collaborated with New Balance on special-edition boots ahead of Africa’s major tournament. Introduced in vivid Impulse Orange and Blue tones, the boots named ‘THE LION ROARS’ have been crafted as a symbol of the Senegalese inspiring the next generation of young lions. …

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AFCON 2021: Update on number of substitutions & Minimum number of players in case of positive COVID-19 tests!

The TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations Cameroon 2021 will kick-off tomorrow, January 9. Please be advised of the following: Number of substitute players per match: CAF will apply the five substitutions per match rule during this competition, as follows: Each team will be permitted to use a maximum of five …

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VAR to be used in all 52 Africa Cup of Nations matches for the first time!

For the first time in the history of the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations, all 52 matches of the competition will use Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in Cameroon starting this weekend. The competition will kick-off on Sunday, January 9, 2022 with hosts Cameroon playing Burkina Faso at 17h00 local time …

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AFCON Poster launched as kick-off time is nigh!

With excitement mounting as Africa’s finest stars prepare to gather for the TotalEnergies African Cup of Nations Cameroon 2021, the Confederation of African Football and the Local Organising Committee has unveiled the vibrant tournament poster in Cameroon today. Symbolising football’s energy and passion – and its ability to unite across …

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