CAF sets 13 January 2024 kick-off Date for AFCON 2023
Draw to take place in September 2023
CAF has confirmed the starting and closing dates for the African Cup of Nations to be hosted by Cameroon next year.
While Nigeria are yet to make it, Algeria, Morocco, South Africa, Tunisia, Burkina Faso and Senegal have booked their qualification to Cote d’Ivoire.
The TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations Cote d’Ivoire 2023 dates have been officially confirmed by CAF, with the opening match scheduled to take place on Saturday, 13 January 2024 at the Alassane Ouattara Stadium in Ebimpe, Abidjan.
The four-week tournament, pitting Africa’s best 24 nations will officially conclude on 11 February 2024.
This will be the 34th edition of the tournament and returns to Cote d’Ivoire for the second time after first being held there in 1984, where Cameroon emerged as winners for the first time.
CAF General Secretary, Veron Mosengo-Omba also confirmed that the Final Draw of the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations 2023 Cote d’Ivoire will be held in September 2023. Date and venue will be confirmed in due course.