Tanzania Daily News (Dar es Salaam)

17 December 2012

Tanzania: Fans to Enjoy AFCON Show

DStv subscribers in the country will see the action from South Africa in true SuperSport style when the Africa Cup of Nations gets underway in January next year.

With live games and HD coverage plus magazine shows, detailed pre and post-game studio analysis from leading experts and well packaged highlights, SuperSport is set to provide an optimal viewing experience to viewers in 47 African countries.

A statement released by DStv quoted MultiChoice Africa CEO Nico Meyer as saying: "African football continues to develop, producing some of the finest talent in the world."

He added: "Afcon is a showcase for this skill and strength and so we are very happy that we can offer DStv subscribers the opportunity to watch action from the tournament. "AFCON is especially significant for MultiChoice because, as a business, we've partnered with SuperSport to invest widely in creating a platform for several African domestic leagues.

We are committed to showcasing the stars of this continent." According to the statement, DStv Premium subscribers with access to an HD PVR decoder can watch all 32 games live and in high definition. There will be 28 games on the dedicated Afcon channel, SuperSport HD 2, and four games on SuperSport HD 1.

DStv Premium subscribers without an HD PVR decoder can watch all 32 games live, with 28 games on the dedicated Afcon channel - SuperSport 4 and four games on SuperSport Blitz. Those on DStv Compact Plus, Compact, Family and Access can watch action from the Afcon 2013 on SuperSport Select (28 games) and SuperSport Blitz (four games).

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