SuperSport kicks off Afcon in K’la
DStv and GOtv subscribers in Africa will see the action from South Africa in true SuperSport style when the Africa Cup of Nations gets underway in January next year.
This was the message as Multichoice launched the Afcon show in style in Kampala on Friday evening with several attendees winning a variety of prizes including decoders by answering simple questions about the Nations Cup.
With live games and HD coverage plus magazine shows, detailed pre and post-game studio analysis from leading experts and well packaged highlights, SuperSport is set to provide an optimal viewing experience to viewers in 47 African countries.
“African football continues to develop, producing some of the finest talent in the world,” reads in part a statement sent by MultiChoice Africa CEO Nico Meyer.
It added: “Afcon is a showcase for this skill and strength and so we are very happy that we can offer DStv and GOtv subscribers the opportunity to watch action from the tournament.”
DStv Premium subscribers with access to an HD PVR decoder can watch all 32 games live and in high definition.
There will be 28 games on the dedicated Afcon channel, SuperSport HD 2, and four games on SuperSport HD 1.
DStv Premium subscribers without an HD PVR decoder can watch all 32 games live, with 28 games on the dedicated Afcon channel – SuperSport 4 and four games on SuperSport Blitz.
Those on DStv Compact Plus, Compact, Family and Access can watch action from the Afcon 2013 on SuperSport Select (28 games) and SuperSport Blitz (four games).