CAF Africa Cup of Nation 2017 Fixtures

The Africa Cup of Nation is the most important international football tournament organized by the Confederation of African Football CAF. This is the 31st edition of the African Championship hosted at Gabon. However, The Democratic Republic of the Congo won the 30th Africa Cup of Nation 2016 Season. Africa Cup of Nation 2017 fixtures released by the CAF.

Africa Cup of Nation 2017 Fixtures

CAF Africa Cup of Nation 2017 Fixtures

In total 52 African Nations are participating the 2017 Africa Cup of Nation. These teams are divided into a Group of 4 teams each for the African Cup of Nation Qualifiers 2017. The top 2 teams of each group will further advance to the Round of 16 of the Africa Cup of Nation 2017. The CAF Africa Cup of Nation 2017 Quarter Finals to be played on 14 January – 5 February 2017. However, the Africa Cup of Nation 2017 Qualifiers has already been played from 12 June – 4 September 2016.

CAF Africa Cup of Nation 2017 Round of 16 Qualified Teams

Team Method of
qualification
Date of
qualification
Finals
appearance
Last
appearance
Previous best
performance
 Gabon Hosts 8 April 2015 7th 2015 Quarter-finals(1996, 2012)
 Morocco Group Fwinners 29 March 2016 16th 2013 Winners (1976)
 Algeria Group Jwinners 2 June 2016 17th 2015 Winners (1990)
 Cameroon Group Mwinners 3 June 2016 18th 2015 Winners (1984,1988, 2000, 2002)
 Senegal Group Kwinners 4 June 2016 14th 2015 Runners-up(2002)
 Egypt Group Gwinners 4 June 2016 23rd 2010 Winners (1957,1959, 1986, 1998,2006, 2008, 2010)
 Ghana Group Hwinners 5 June 2016 21st 2015 Winners (1963,1965, 1978, 1982)
 Guinea-Bissau Group Ewinners 5 June 2016 1st none Debut
 Zimbabwe Group Lwinners 5 June 2016 3rd 2006 Group stage(2004, 2006)
 Mali Group Cwinners 5 June 2016 10th 2015 Runners-up(1972)
 Ivory Coast Group I winners 3 September 2016 22nd 2015 Winners (1992,2015)
 Uganda Group Drunners-up 4 September 2016 6th 1978 Runners-up(1978)
 Burkina Faso Group Dwinners 4 September 2016 11th 2015 Runners-up(2013)
 Tunisia Group Awinners 4 September 2016 18th 2015 Winners (2004)
 DR Congo Group Bwinners 4 September 2016 18th 2015 Winners (1968,1974)
 Togo Group Arunners-up 4 September 2016 8th 2013 Quarter-finals(2013)

The Draw for the CAF Africa Cup of Nation 2017 Quarter Finals to be held on 19 October 2016 in Libreville, Gabon. As soon as the Fixtures is announced we will update you with the official, Schedule, date, time and the Clashes of the Quarter Final stages.

Here is the Draw Pot of Africa Cup (Nation Round of 16)

Pot 1 Pot 2 Pot 3 Pot 4
 Gabon
Ivory Coast
Ghana
Algeria
 Tunisia
Mali
Burkina Faso
DR Congo
 Cameroon
Senegal
Morocco
Egypt
 Togo
Uganda
Zimbabwe
Guinea-Bissau

After the respective Draw, the CAF Africa Cup of Nation 2017 competition format will remain as such

Quarter Finals

  • Winner Group A vs Runner-up Group B
  • Winner Group B vs Runner-up Group A
  • Winner Group C vs Runner-up Group D
  • Winner Group D vs Runner-up Group C

Semi Finals

  • Winner Quarter Final 1 vs Winner Quarter Final 3
  • Winner Quarter Final 2 vs Winner Quarter Final 4

Final

  • Winner Semi Final 1 vs Winner Semi Final 2

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