HOW TO WATCH AFCON 2022.
How to watch 2021 Africa Cup of Nations: live stream the AFCON online from anywhere
The Africa Cup of Nations is one of football’s most open and captivating tournaments, featuring some of the world’s finest players, and it’s all kicking off in January in Cameroon. The AFCON 2021 will showcase the continent’s best talents, including a host of Premier League stars. Here’s how to watch the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations and watch every AFCON live stream wherever you are.
The 33rd edition of the AFCON had been due to take place last year, but was postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, meaning that, like last year’s Euro 2020, the tournament has been left with a somewhat awkward and confusing title.
Hosted by Cameroon across five cities the 24-team tournament will play out over four weeks in January and February 2022, with Algeria the defending champions. Watch out for Premier League favourites like Mo Salah, Sadio Mane and Riyad Mahrez as Africa battles it out to show who’s best.
Here’s how to watch an AFCON 2021 live stream from anywhere – including how to watch the Africa Cup of Nations for free . We also have key information on the AFCON 2021 fixtures, schedule, groups, format and the Africa Cup of Nations qualified teams.
How to watch AFCON 2021 from outside your country
Scroll down for all the ways you can watch AFCON 2021 online in a number of countries around the world. But first, you should know that if you’re abroad at any point during the tournament, you probably won’t be able to watch the footy like you normally would at home.
This is because of geo-blocking, a digital restriction that means certain streaming services are only accessible in the region they’re based in. Don’t sweat it, though, as you’ve got the option of using a VPN to tune to your preferred coverage wherever you are.
Use a VPN to live stream AFCON 2021 from anywhere
How to use a VPN
Using a VPN is as easy as one-two-three…
1. Download and install a VPN – as we say, our top choice is ExpressVPN
2. Connect to the appropriate server location – open the VPN app, hit ‘choose location’ and select the appropriate location.