2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Fixtures, Format, Host, TV Channels & Live Streaming

2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Fixtures, Format, Host, TV Channels & Live Streaming

              Africa Cup of Nations 2019 Fixtures, Format, Host, TV Channels, Live Streaming: The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations is going to be the 32nd edition of the Africa Cup of Nations, the biennial international men’s football championship of Africa that is organized by the Confederation of African Football (CAF). This year, it is also known as the Total 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

The tournament is going to be hosted by Egypt. The competition is going to be held from 21 June and will conclude on 19 July 2019, according to the decision of the CAF Executive Committee which was made on 20 July 2017 in order to move the Africa Cup of Nations from January/February to June/July for the first ever time.

The tournament is also going to be the first Africa Cup of Nations expanded from 16 to 24 teams. This is going to be the fifth time that Egypt is going to host the African Cup after the years 1959, 1974, 1986 and 2006 in order to become the country that has hosted it for the most times in the continent.

2019 Africa Cup of Nations Format

At the final stage of the competition, there are total numbers of 24 teams that will be drawn into six groups of four teams each.

The teams in every single group are going to then play in a single round-robin format, and after the group stage, the top two teams and the four best third teams are going to advance to the round of 16.

The winners are going to advance to the quarter-finals stage, and from then on, move on to the semi-finals. The losers of semi-final are going to contest a third-place match, while semi-final winners are going to advance to the final. Group stage games kick off on June 21 and the final is going to be held on July 19.

TV Channels & Live Streaming

The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations is going to be broadcast live on Eurosport in the UK. The Eurosport Player is also providing a live streaming service.

In the US, games are going to be shown on the beIN Sports network as well as they can be streamed live online with the help of beIN Connect.

2019 Africa Cup of Nations Groups

Group A

Pos

Team

Pld

W

D

L

GF

GA

GD

Pts

Qualification

1

 Egypt (H)

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Advance to knockout stage

2

 DR Congo

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

 Uganda

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Possible knockout stage based on ranking

4

Zimbabwe

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Fixtures

Date

Teams Competing

Time (UK)

Location

June 22

Egypt vs Zimbabwe

10pm

Cairo International Stadium

June 22

DR Congo vs Uganda

3:30pm

Cairo International Stadium

June 26

Egypt vs DR Congo

9pm

Cairo International Stadium

June 26

Uganda vs Zimbabwe

6pm

Cairo International Stadium

June 30

Uganda vs Egypt

8pm

Cairo International Stadium

June 30

Zimbabwe vs DR Congo

8pm

30 June Stadium

Group B

Pos

Team

Pld

W

D

L

GF

GA

GD

Pts

Qualification

1

 Nigeria

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Advance to knockout stage

2

 Guinea

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

 Madagascar

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Possible knockout stage based on ranking

4

 Burundi

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Fixtures

Date

Teams Competing

Time (UK)

Location

June 22

Nigeria vs Burundi

6pm

Alexandria Stadium

June 22

Guinea vs Madagascar

9pm

Alexandria Stadium

June 26

Nigeria vs Guinea

3:30pm

Alexandria Stadium

June 27

Madagascar vs Burundi

3:30pm

Alexandria Stadium

June 30

Madagascar vs Nigeria

5pm

Alexandria Stadium

June 30

Burundi vs Guinea

5pm

Al Salam Stadium

Group C

Pos

Team

Pld

W

D

L

GF

GA

GD

Pts

Qualification

1

 Senegal

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Advance to knockout stage

2

 Algeria

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

 Kenya

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Possible knockout stage based on ranking

4

 Tanzania

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Fixtures

Date

Teams Competing

Time (UK)

Location

June 23

Senegal vs Tanzania

6pm

30 June Stadium

June 23

Algeria vs Kenya

9pm

30 June Stadium

June 27

Senegal vs Algeria

6pm

30 June Stadium

June 27

Kenya vs Tanzania

9pm

30 June Stadium

July 1

Kenya vs Senegal

8pm

30 June Stadium

July 1

Tanzania vs Algeria

8pm

Al Salam Stadium

Group D

Pos

Team

Pld

W

D

L

GF

GA

GD

Pts

Qualification

1

 Morocco

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Advance to knockout stage

2

 Ivory Coast

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

 South Africa

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Possible knockout stage based on ranking

4

 Namibia

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Fixtures

Date

Teams Competing

Time (UK)

Location

June 23

Morocco vs Namibia

3:30pm

Al Salam Stadium

June 24

Ivory Coast vs South Africa

3:30pm

Al Salam Stadium

June 28

Morocco vs Ivory Coast

6pm

Al Salam Stadium

June 28

South Africa vs Namibia

9pm

Al Salam Stadium

July 1

South Africa vs Morcoco

5pm

Al Salam Stadium

July 1

Namibia vs Ivory Coast

5pm

Cairo International Stadium

Group E

Pos

Team

Pld

W

D

L

GF

GA

GD

Pts

Qualification

1

 Tunisia

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Advance to knockout stage

2

 Mali

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

 Mauritania

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Possible knockout stage based on ranking

4

 Angola

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Fixtures

Date

Teams Competing

Time (UK)

Location

June 24

Tunisia vs Angola

6pm

Suez Stadium

June 24

Mali vs Mauritania

9pm

Suez Stadium

June 28

Tunisia vs Mali

3:30pm

Suez Stadium

June 29

Mauritania vs Angola

3:30pm

Suez Stadium

July 2

Mauritania vs Tunisia

8pm

Suez Stadium

July 2

Angola vs Mali

8pm

Ismailia Stadium

Group F

Pos

Team

Pld

W

D

L

GF

GA

GD

Pts

Qualification

1

 Cameroon

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Advance to knockout stage

2

 Ghana

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

 Benin

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Possible knockout stage based on ranking

4

 Guinea-Bissau

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Fixtures

Date

Teams Competing

Time (UK)

Location

June 25

Cameroon vs Guinea-Bissau

6pm

Ismailia Stadium

June 25

Ghana vs Benin

9pm

Ismailia Stadium

June 29

Cameroon vs Ghana

6pm

Ismailia Stadium

June 29

Benin vs Guinea-Bissau

9pm

Ismailia Stadium

July 2

Benin vs Cameroon

5pm

Ismailia Stadium

July 2

Guinea-Bissau vs Ghana

5pm

Suez Stadium

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