AFCON 2022: Fixture dates, UK kick-off times, full match schedule, groups and venues for the tournament

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The Africa Cup of Nations finally gets underway this weekend in Cameroon, following last year’s pandemic-enforced postponement.

Algeria beat Senegal in the 2019 final and, such is their strength, both countries are among the favorites to conquer the continent once again along with the likes of Egypt, Ivory Coast and Morocco.

Cameroon will host six venues as the world tunes in for the first major international tournament in what will look like an incredibly busy year of football in 2022.

Here’s everything you need to know.

AFCON 2022 Stadium

  • Olembe Stadium, Yeoundes
  • Stade Ahmadou Ahido, Yaounde
  • Japoma Stadium, Douala
  • Rumde Adija Stadium, Garoua
  • Kauekong Stadium, Bafosamy
  • Limbe Stadium, Limbe

AFCON 2022 Group

Group A: Cameroon (host), Burkina Faso, Cape Verde Islands, Ethiopia

Group B: Guinea, Malawi, Senegal, Zimbabwe

Group C: Comoros Island, Gabon, Ghana, Morocco

group d: Egypt, Guinea Bissau, Nigeria, Sudan

Group E: Algeria, Equatorial Guinea, Ivory Coast, Sierra Leone

Group F: The Gambia, Mali, Mauritania, Tunisia

AFCON 2022 Group Stage Fixtures, Dates and UK Kick-Off Timings

Cameroon vs Burkina Faso – Kick-off at 4PM GMT

Ethiopia vs Cape Verde – Kick-off at 7PM GMT

Senegal vs Zimbabwe – Kick-off at 1 pm GMT

Guinea vs Malawi – Kick-off at 4 PM GMT

Morocco vs Ghana – Kick-off at 4PM GMT

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Comoros vs Gabon – Kick-off at 7PM GMT

Algeria v Sierra Leone – Kick-off at 1 pm GMT

Nigeria vs Egypt – Kick-off at 4PM GMT

Sudan vs Guinea-Bissau kick-off at 7PM GMT

Tunisia vs Mali – Kick-off at 1pm GMT

Mauritania vs The Gambia – Kick-off at 4 p.m. GMT

Equatorial Guinea vs Ivory Coast – Kick-off at 7PM GMT

Cameroon vs Ethiopia – Kick-off at 4PM GMT

Cape Verde vs Burkina Faso – Kick-off at 7PM GMT

Senegal vs Guinea – Kick-off at 1 pm GMT

Malawi vs Zimbabwe – Kick-off at 4 PM GMT

Morocco vs Comoros – Kick-off at 4PM GMT

Gabon vs Ghana – Kick-off at 7PM GMT

Nigeria vs Sudan – Kick-off at 4PM GMT

Guinea-Bissau vs. Egypt – Kick-off at 7PM GMT

The Gambia vs Mali – Kick-off at 1 PM GMT

Ivory Coast vs Sierra Leone – Kick-off at 4 p.m. GMT

Tunisia vs Mauritania – Kick-off at 4 PM GMT

Algeria vs Equatorial Guinea – Kick-off at 7PM GMT

Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia – Kick-off at 4pm GMT

Cape Verde vs Cameroon – Kick-off at 4 p.m. GMT

Malawi vs Senegal – Kick-off at 4 PM GMT

Zimbabwe vs Guinea – Kick-off at 4 pm GMT

Gabon vs Morocco – Kick-off at 7PM GMT

Ghana vs Comoros – Kick-off at 7PM GMT

Egypt vs Sudan – Kick-off at 7PM GMT

Guinea-Bissau v Nigeria – Kick-off at 7 pm GMT

Ivory Coast vs Algeria – Kick-off at 4 p.m. GMT

Sierra Leone v Equatorial Guinea kick-off at 4 pm GMT

Gambia vs Tunisia – Kick-off at 7PM GMT

Mali vs Mauritania – Kick-off at 7PM GMT

AFCON 2022 Round-of-16 Fixtures, Date and UK Kick-Off Time

Group A runner-up vs. Group C runner-up – Kick-off at 4 p.m. GMT (Game 1)

Group D Winner vs. Group B/E/F 3rd Place – 7PM GMT Kick-Off (Game 2)

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Group B runner-up vs. Group F runner-up – Kick-off at 4 p.m. GMT (Game 3)

Group A Winner vs. Group C/D/E 3rd Place – 7PM GMT Kick-Off (Game 4)

Group B vs. Winner – Group A/C/D 3rd Place – 4PM GMT Kick-Off (Game 5)

Group C Winner vs. Group A/B/F 3rd Place – 7PM GMT Kick-Off (Game 6)

Group E Winner vs. Group D Runner-up – 4PM GMT Kick-Off (Game 7)

Group F Winner vs. Group E Runner-up – 7PM GMT Kick-Off (Game 8)

AFCON 2022 Quarter Final Fixtures, Dates and UK Kick-Off Timings

Quarter Final 1: Game 4 winner vs. Game 3 winner – kick-off at 4 p.m. GMT

Quarter Final 2: Game 1 vs. Game 2 Winner – Kick-Off at 7 p.m. GMT

Quarter Final 3: Game 7 winner vs. Game 6 winner – Kick-off at 4 p.m. GMT

quarter final 4: Game 5 Winner vs. Game Winner – Kick-Off at 7 p.m. GMT

AFCON 2022 semi-final fixtures, dates and UK kick-off times

Semi-Final 1: Quarterfinal 1 winner vs. Quarterfinal 4 winner – 7PM GMT kick-off

Semifinal 2: Quarter Final 2 Winner vs Quarter Final 3 Winner – 7PM GMT Kick-Off

AFCON 2022 3rd place play-off date and UK kick-off time

Kick-off Sunday, February 6th at 4PM GMT.

AFCON 2022 end date, venue and UK kick-off time.

Sunday, February 6th, begins at 7PM GMT at Olembe Stadium, Yaonde.

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