Orange signed to be be the main sponsor of CAF for 8 years. The competition will then be referred to as Orange Africa Cup of Nations till 2016. Through this deal, Orange has exclusive “new media” right of the game as well as TV and Mobile rights in France.

Orange has announced that it will be streaming the 8 of the 32 matches of the 2012 Orange Africa Cup of Nations through this link. The competition will also be the 28th since when it was launched and will be held in Gabon from tomorrow (21st January).

After the opening ceremony, there will be a match between Equatorial Guinea and Libya which will be the first live match of the tournament through Orange’s website.