Watch the African Football League draw in South Africa LIVE

Watch the African Football League draw in South Africa LIVE
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Tune in live to witness the African Football League draw taking place in South Africa. Stay connected to the unfolding excitement and catch the draw as it happens, shaping the future of African football.

Watch the African Football League draw from South Africa LIVE: Showcasing the best of African club football

Africa's football landscape is set to witness a groundbreaking event as the continent's highest-ranked football clubs gear up for the inaugural African Football League (AFL).

This thrilling competition, designed to showcase the pinnacle of African club football, offers fans across Africa and the world the chance to experience the beauty of the sport on the African continent like never before.

AFL: A partnership between CAF and FIFA

The AFL is the result of a collaborative effort between the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and FIFA.

This new league is set to feature eight of Africa's most renowned and successful football teams, hailing from three distinct regional blocks: the North Region, Central-West Region, and South-East Region

Diverse representations from across Africa

Mamelodi Sundowns team picture
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In the North Region, the formidable Egyptian team Al Ahly Football Club, Tunisia's Espérance Sportive de Tunis, and Morocco's Wydad Athletic Club are set to compete.

From the Central-West Region, Nigeria's Enyimba Football Club and the Democratic Republic of Congo's Tout Puissant Mazembe will be vying for glory.

Meanwhile, the South-East Region will be represented by South Africa‘s Mamelodi Sundowns Football Club, Angola's AtlĂ©tico PetrĂłleos de Luanda, and Tanzania's Simba Sports Club.

Where to watch the African Football League draw in South Africa live

Catch the excitement of the African Football League draw live from South Africa. The draw for the inaugural AFL competition is scheduled to take place in Cairo, Egypt, on September 2, 2023, at 19:00 Cairo Time.

This pivotal event will be streamed live on the official AFL website, offering fans around the world a front-row seat to the proceedings. In addition, CAF's broadcast partners will be televising the draw.

For South African viewers, the broadcast will be available through SuperSport, ensuring that football enthusiasts in the region can be part of this significant moment in African football.

The AFL website will also offer live Over-The-Top (“OTT”) access to the draw and all AFL matches, along with engaging feature content to keep fans engaged throughout the entire competition, starting from September 3, 2023.

The African Football League is poised to reshape the landscape of club football in Africa, uniting fans and igniting the passion for the beautiful game across the continent.

This article was most recently revised and updated 11 months ago

Rababe Koussaimi, a 22-year-old journalist, is deeply passionate about the world of sports. She grew up in a footballing environment, supporting both Bayern Munich and Wydad Athletic Club. She began her English journalism career by hosting a podcast for the first English radio station in Morocco. Currently, the Moroccan journalist channels her enthusiasm into writing and conducting extensive research, creating insightful and engaging content for GoalBall Live readers.