African Cup of Nations On ESPN3

didier-drogba-by-AndyHooperVia The Shin Guardian – There is plenty about the 2013 African Cup of Nations to inspire déjà vu.

For one thing, thanks to the Confederation of African Football’s choice to flip the tournament from even years to odd, barely 11 months will have passed from the closing of the 2012 event to this year’s kickoff.

With a limited amount of talent turnover, more than half of the 16-teams in the field participated last time, too. The favorites are again headed by the Ivory Coast. The Elephants came up short against stunning tournament victors Zambia in a penalty shootout last February, and one gets the feeling that the CAF decided to give the Ivory Coast golden generation another quick shot at its overdue title merely for fear of reprisal from CIV captain Didier Drogba.

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ESPN3 is live-streaming a pair of games a day up to and including the Final on February 10th. I’ve included the schedule below.

2013 Africa Cup of Nations
1/19 11:00 AM EST South Africa vs. Cape Verde
1/19 2:00 PM EST Angola vs. Morocco
1/20 10:00 AM EST Ghana vs. Congo Dr
1/20 1:00 PM EST Mali vs. Niger
1/21 10:00 AM EST Zambia vs. Ethiopia
1/21 1:00 PM EST Nigeria vs. Burkina Faso
1/22 10:00 AM EST Cote D’Ivoire vs. Togo
1/22 1:00 PM EST Tunisia vs. Algeria
1/23 10:00 AM EST South Africa vs. Angola
1/23 1:00 PM EST Morocco vs. Cape Verde
1/24 10:00 AM EST Ghana vs. Mali
1/24 1:00 PM EST Niger vs. Congo Dr
1/25 10:00 AM EST Zambia vs. Nigeria
1/25 1:00 PM EST Burkina Faso vs. Ethiopia
1/26 10:00 AM EST Cote D’Ivoire vs. Tunisia
1/26 1:00 PM EST Algeria vs. Togo
1/27 12:00 PM EST Cape Verde vs. Angola
1/27 12:00 PM EST Morocco vs. South Africa
1/28 12:00 PM EST Niger vs. Ghana
1/28 12:00 PM EST Congo Dr vs. Mali
1/29 12:00 PM EST Ethiopia vs. Nigeria
1/29 12:00 PM EST Burkina Faso vs. Zambia
1/30 12:00 PM EST Algeria vs. Cote D’Ivoire
1/30 12:00 PM EST Togo vs. Tunisia

2/02 10:00 AM EST Africa Cup of Nations (Quarterfinal)
2/02 1:30 PM EST Africa Cup of Nations (Quarterfinal)
2/03 10:00 AM EST Africa Cup of Nations (Quarterfinal)
2/03 1:30 PM EST Africa Cup of Nations (Quarterfinal)
2/06 10:00 AM EST Africa Cup of Nations (Semifinal)
2/06 1:30 PM EST Africa Cup of Nations (Semifinal)
2/09 1:00 PM EST Africa Cup of Nations (3rd Place)
2/10 1:00 PM EST Africa Cup of Nations (Final)

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