Goal.com South Africa will provide our website users with daily video news updates and interviews from the 2013 Afcon. Here's our Day 1 Preview before the big opening
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.