Goal.com are delighted to welcome you to South Africa for our coverage of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. Enjoy our video coverage of the event as we will post you interviews and news updates each day. Here you can view our preview video of the opening day of the tournament.
The 2013 Afcon takes place in South Africa from 19 January to February 10, with Cape Verde and Bafana Bafana participating in the opening match at Soccer City in Johannesburg on Saturday at 6pm.
The national teams from Ghana, Nigeria and Cote d'Ivoire will be aiming to write their names in the record books as Africa's best this time. Join us on Facebook here to discuss your feedback about the teams, players and action.
With the likes of Didier Drogba, Victor Moses, Katlego Mphela and Christopher Katongo readying themselves for one of the most anticipated Afcons in history, the Goal.com team will provide up-to-date match coverage, news, editorials and exclusive interviews, as well as local coverage provided by our team of reporters on the ground in each of the five host cities.
There will be 16 teams taking part in this exciting tournament, and Goal.com will bring you all the action at your fingertips. Don't miss our Afcon Microsite for everything you need from the 2013 event here.