Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


SkySports to show all live AFCON matches

SkySports to show all live AFCON matches

Renowned media group Skysports has reached an agreement with the governing football body in Africa,(CAF) to telecast all the 52 matches of the African Cup Of Nation ( AFCON) tournament.

The tournament which was originally scheduled to be played in June, July 2021, was postponed to 2022 between 9th January and 6th February to be hosted by Cameron.

There are about 40 English Premier League players who are likely to be called by their country to participate in the tournament. Leading the pack is Liverpool duo, Mohammed Salah and Sadio Mane, Arsenal’s Thomas Partey and Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, Leicester’s Kelechi Iheanacho, Winfred Zaha, and Jordan Ayew of Crystal Palace, Manchester City’s Riyad Mahrez and many other African players in the Premiership.

Skysports statement reads:

“We’re delighted to be adding this fantastic competition to our ever-expanding football offering in the UK & Ireland which already includes Premier League, EFL, Scottish Premiership and FA Women’s Super League as well as international action in the form of World Cup Qualifiers, placing Sky Sports as the home of live football.”

Skysports coverage will give the AFCON tournament a proper mileage, with many more African players showcasing their talents to the rest of the world.

Meanwhile, the European clubs are skeptical about releasing their players for the tournament siting Covid-19 as their main reason.

VIDEO: Karvi

SkySports to show all live AFCON matches

There is a good reason why you should support the African Editors. Not everyone can afford to pay for news right now. That is why we keep our journalism open for everyone to read, including in Ghana. If this is you, please continue to read for free. But if you are able to, then there are three good reasons to support us today.

1. Our quality, journalism is a scrutinising force at a time when the rich and powerful are getting away with more and more.

2. We are independent and have no billionaire owner pulling the strings, so your money directly powers our reporting.

3. It doesn’t cost much, and takes less time than it took to read this message.

Help power the African Editors' journalism for the years to come, whether with a small sum or a larger one. If you can, please support us on a monthly basis from just 1 Ghana Cedi through mobile money number: 0599896099/ +23359989609 and you can be rest assured that you’re making a big impact every single month in support of open, independent journalism. Thank you.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

You May Also Like


Neglected tropical diseases rising in E/R- GHS Eastern Regional Health Directorate says there is disturbing increase in cases of neglected tropical Diseases in the...


At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos.


Kagame Tells Europe that Africa Doesn’t Need Adult Supervision but Fair Trade.    There is a good reason why you should support the African...


Daasebre Oti Boateng introduces Root-Based Model to Akufo-Addo, Bawumia, commends them for 2021 Census & Covid-19 fight Omanhene of New Juaben, Chancellor of All...

Copyright © 2023, Ltd was developed by Wordswar Technology & Investment, Inc. Contact us on +233246187160

%d bloggers like this: