Watch opening ceremony of Africa Cup of Nations 2017 football tournament online in high definition. The 31st edition of CAF biggest football competition is beginning from 14th January 2017. Before the kick off of tournament, there will be a grand opening ceremony with special on stage performances. Diamond Platnumz and Flavour will perform during the opening ceremony of the AFCON 2017.
Watch AFCON 2017 Opening Ceremony Online Live Streaming
Schedule: The opening ceremony is expected to start one hour before kick off first match. This means, it could start at 4:00 pm according to West African Time. Stade de I’Amitie stadium located in Libreville will host this game on 14th of Jan 2017. The stadium can accommodate about 40,000 spectators and expected to be jam packed.
Live Stream: To watch live streaming of Africa Cup of Nations 2017 opening ceremony, click here, complete the sign up process and enjoy the live streaming along with other football matches across the World.
Performers: Nigeria – Tanzania’s award winning bongo flava king, Diamond Platnumz and Flavour will perform during the opening ceremony of AFCON 2017. The duo also performed at Glo-CAF Awards which was held in Abuja, Nigeria.
Telecast Coverage: The opening ceremony will be aired in more than 50 countries. It is expected to be watched by 180 million viewers around the world that will make it the most watched African Sport event. Check out the telecast channels of Africa Cup of Nations 2017.
After the opening ceremony of Africa Cup of Nations 2017, hosts Gabon will play the first game against Guinea Bissau. You can watch that game here.