Next AFCON host country? Where is the next AFCON played 2021?
Where is AFCON 2021? Where is the next AFCON 2021? Where is the next AFCON taking place? On 30 November 2018, CAF stripped Cameroon from hosting the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.However, CAF President Ahmad Ahmad said that Cameroon had agreed to host the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations. Watch & Bet on AFCON =>
Consequently, Ivory Coast, original hosts of 2021, will host the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, and Guinea, original hosts of 2023, will host the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations.
The six stadiums that will eventually host the matches are the Olembe Stadium and Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo in the capital Yaoundé, the Kouekong Stadium in Bafoussam, the Limbe Stadium in Limbe, the Japoma Stadium in Doualaand the Roumde Adjia Stadium in Garoua. The Grand Finale is at the Olembe Stadium in Yaounde.
Where is the next AFCON taking place?
Where is AFCON 2021? In the previous edition in 2019, Cameroon struggled to get past the round-of-16 and lost 3-2 to Nigeria.
Egypt were the heavy favorites to lift their 8th African Cup of Nations title. However, they suffered a shocking defeat at the hands of South Africa in the round-of-16.
Where is the next AFCON played in 2022?
What is the venue for AFCON? This year, the African Cup of Nations will be held in Cameroon. CAF stripped Cameroon from hosting the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. However, CAF President Ahmad Ahmad said that Cameroon had agreed to host the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.
Next AFCON host and venues: Cameroon
The AFCON 2021 will, as I said, take place in Cameroon. This will only be the 2nd time that Cameroon will host the tournament. The last time they hosted was back in 1972. This year, 6 stadiums will host the tournament across four cities.
The Japoma Stadium is one of the largest football stadiums in Cameroon. This stadium was expected to finish by the year 2019 and is a 50,000-seater stadium
This Stadium will host 1/4th of the tournament’s total group-stage matches.
This is the home ground of the Cameroon National Team. It opened in 2018 and this will be the first stadium this stadium will host matches during the African Cup of Nations and also the finals.
Olembe will host the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2021 African Cup of Nations.
Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo
This is the second stadium in Yaoundwhich will host the African Cup of Nations matches. Formed in 1972, the stadium used to be the home venue of the Cameroonian National Team and was recently renovated in 2016.
Like the Japoma Stadium, the Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo will also host 8 matches. Morocco will play all their group games here.
Roumdé Adjia Stadium
The Roumdé Adjia Stadium at Garoua is one of the oldest stadiums in Africa and has a capacity of 30000 people. This Stadium will host 7 matches during the tournament including all of the Group-D matches. It’ll also host two last 16 matches.
This Stadium is the home ground of Petrojet and will host 8 matches during the competition including all of Tunisia’s group games. Like the Alexandria Stadium, this stadium will also host two knockout matches- a last 16 game and a quarter-final.
This stadium will host all of the matches of former champions Cameroon. It will host a total of 7 matches during the tournament
AFCON host countries – most tournaments hosted by these countries!
Where has AFCON been hosted? Here is the list of all past AFCON hosts:
|5||Egypt||1959, 1974, 1986, 2006, 2019|
|4||Ghana||1963, 1978, 2000*, 2008|
|3||Ethiopia||1962, 1968, 1976|
|Tunisia||1965, 1994, 2004|
|Ivory Coast||1984, 2023**|
|South Africa||1996, 2013|
|Equatorial Guinea||2012*, 2015|
- * Co-hosts
- ** Upcoming tournament
Where can you watch the 2021 AFCON
Where is the AFCON 2021? If you are in the UK, then you can watch the African Cup of Nations on Eurosport.
Eurosport has the broadcasting rights for the African Cup of Nations in the United Kingdom. So you can watch all the matches on this channel if you are residing in the UK. The Eurosport Player also provides live streaming.
In the United States, beIN Sports will broadcast the tournament and you can stream the matches live via beIN Connect.
|Canada||beIN Sports (English)
Univision Canada (Spanish)
|Democratic Republic of the Congo||RTNC|
|Italy||Fox Sports Italia|
|Mauritania||TV de Mauritanie|
|Netherlands||Fox Sports Netherlands|
|New Zealand||Sky Sport|
|Pacific Islands||Sky Sport|
|San Marino||Fox Sports Italia|
|South America (except Brazil)||ESPN|
|South Korea||JTBC3 Fox Sports|
|Southeastern Europe||Arena Sport 1|
|Sri Lanka||Sony SIX
|Sub-Saharan Africa||SuperSport (English and Portuguese)
TV5Monde Afrique (French)
Canal+ Sport Afrique
|United States||beIN Sports (English and Spanish)|
|Vatican City||Fox Sports Italia|
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