Africa Championship of Nation Equatorial Guinea 2015

Africa Championship of Nation Equatorial Guinea 2015
past almost 2 years ago

Starts: Saturday, 17 January, 2015 01:00pm

Ends: Sunday, 8 February, 2015 10:00pm

Event Details

AFRICA CHAMPIONSHIP OF NATION EQUATORIAL GUINEA 2015
The Nation Cup since 1960 of Africa Cup of Nation last hosting Nations had hosted
Botswana[5] -
Cameroon[6] 1972
Congo DR[7] -
Guinea[8] -
Morocco[9] 1988
South Africa[10] 2013
Zambia[11] -
Zimbabwe[12] -
Morocco had had her second opportunity since 1988 now is subjected to deny love of humanities across the world because due her respond to ''OBJECT known EBOLA'' this will serve as educational platform instant where religion berries will close hence christian and Muslim have a common goes. Equatorial Guinea host Nation accept challenge stigmatization of Ebola will not over shade entertainment and passion of soccer respectively. Representative, countries and soccer here come Equatorial of Guinea fan but woe to EBOLA as subject ahead and arise to all villages, towns, cities, countries, Nations and Continents as a description for humanities to love your neighbor countries as yourself.
Because human being are the most valuable thing made that His made after Heaven and Earth.
All 16 teams have now qualified for the African Cup of Nations early next year. Nigeria who got to the last 16 in the World Cup (the furthest of any African side at last summer’s World Cup) have failed to qualify for the tournament losing 3-1 to Ghana. The African Cup of Nations will take part between the 17th of January and the 8th of February and players in the Premier League could end up missing at least 4 or 5 games depending on how well they do, but which players could be heading off to Equatorial Guinea for the tournament in the New Year? Below I have put together a table of players who could be going to the African Cup of Nations.
PL Players Who Could Be Going To AFCON 2015
Venues[edit]
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The four Equatorial Guinean cities selected to host the tournament are Malabo, Bata, Mongomo and Ebebiyín.[27]


Malabo and Bata were also host venues for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations.


Bata Malabo
2015 Africa Cup of Nations is located in Equatorial Guinea MongomoMongomo BataBata MalaboMalabo EbebiyínEbebiyín
Mongomo Ebebiyín
Estadio de Bata Nuevo Estadio de Malabo Estadio de Mongomo Nuevo Estadio de Ebebiyín
Capacity: 35,700 Capacity: 15,250 Capacity: 10,000 Capacity: 5,000
Bata Stadium Equatorial Guinea.JPG Estadio de Malabo Equatorial Guinea.JPG Stade-Mongomo.jpg
Format[edit]
Only the hosts will get an automatic qualification spot, the other 15 teams will qualify through qualification tournament. At the finals, the 16 teams will be drawn into four groups of four teams each. The teams in each group play a single round robin. After group stage, the top two teams from each group will qualify for the quarterfinals. The quarterfinal winners will advance to the semifinals. The semifinal losers will play in third place match, while winners will play in final.[28]


Draw[edit]
The finals draw was held on 3 December 2014 in Malabo.[27][29] It was initially to be held on 26 November 2014 in Rabat before the change of host country.[1][30]


The 16 teams were divided into four pots based on the CAF Ranking, with the hosts Equatorial Guinea placed in Pot 1 automatically.[31] The ranking is computed using the teams' results in the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers (weighted by 2), 2013 Africa Cup of Nations finals (weighted by 3) and qualifiers, the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations finals (weighted by 2) and qualifiers (weighted by 0.5), and the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.[32]


Pot 1 Pot 2 Pot 3 Pot 4
Equatorial Guinea (host; assigned to A1)
Ghana (48 pts)
Ivory Coast (44 pts)
Zambia (41 pts)


Burkina Faso (40 pts)
Mali (38 pts)
Tunisia (32.5 pts)
Algeria (28 pts)


Cape Verde (26.5 pts)
South Africa (23.5 pts)
Cameroon (23.5 pts)
Gabon (22 pts)


Guinea (19 pts)
Senegal (19 pts)
DR Congo (18 pts)
Congo (13 pts)


Match officials[edit]
The following referees were chosen for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.


Referees
Algeria Mehdi Abid Charef
Burkina Faso Juste Ephrem Zio
Cameroon Néant Alioum
Ivory Coast Noumandiez Doué
Egypt Gehad Grisha
Ethiopia Bamlak Tessema Weyesa
Gabon Eric Otogo-Castane
The Gambia Bakary Gassama
Ghana Joseph Odartei Lamptey
Guinea Aboubacar Mario Bangoura
Kenya Sylvester Kirwa
Madagascar Hamada Nampiandraza
Mali Koman Coulibaly
Mauritania Ali Lemghaifry
Mauritius Rajindraparsad Seechurn
Morocco Bouchaïb El Ahrach
Senegal Maguette Ndiaye
Senegal Malang Diedhiou
Seychelles Bernard Camille
Sudan El Fadil Mohamed Hussein
South Africa Victor Gomes
Tunisia Med Said Kordi
Zambia Janny Sikazwe
Assistant referees
Algeria Albdelhak Etchiali
Angola Jerson Emiliano Dos Santos
Burundi Jean-Claude Birumushahu
Botswana Oamogetse Godisamang
Cameroon Evarist Menkouande
Ivory Coast Yéo Songuifolo
Djibouti Hassan Egueh Yacin
Egypt Tahssen Abo El Sadat Bedyer
Eritrea Angesom Ogbamariam
Ghana Malik Alidu Salifu
Guinea Aboubacar Doumbouya
Kenya Marwa Range
Morocco Redouane Achik
Niger Yahaya Mahamadou
Nigeria Peter Edibe
Rwanda Theogene Ndagijimana
Senegal Djibril Camara
Senegal El Hadji Malick Samba
South Africa Zakhele Siwela
Sudan Ali Waleed Ahmed
Tunisia Anouar Hmila
Squads[edit]
Main article: 2015 Africa Cup of Nations squads
Each team can register a squad of 23 players.[28]


Group stage[edit]


Result of countries participating in the 2015 AFC Asian Cup
Champion
Runner-up
Third place
Fourth place
Quarter-finals
Group stage
The group winners and runners-up advance to the quarter-finals.


Tiebreakers
The teams are ranked according to points (3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss). If tied on points, tiebreakers are applied in the following order:[28]


Number of points obtained in games between the teams concerned;
Goal difference in games between the teams concerned;
Goals scored in games between the teams concerned;
If, after applying criteria 1 to 3 to several teams, two teams still have an equal ranking, criteria 1 to 4 are reapplied exclusively to the matches between the two teams in question to determine their final rankings. If this procedure does not lead to a decision, criteria 5 to 7 apply;
Goal difference in all games;
Goals scored in all games;
Drawing of lots.
Group A[edit]
Main article: 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Group A
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Equatorial Guinea 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Advance to knockout stage
2 Burkina Faso 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Gabon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Congo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 17 January 2015. Source: CAF
Rules for classification: Tiebreakers
17 January 2015
Equatorial Guinea Match 1 Congo Estadio de Bata, Bata
Burkina Faso Match 2 Gabon Estadio de Bata, Bata
21 January 2015
Equatorial Guinea Match 9 Burkina Faso Estadio de Bata, Bata
Gabon Match 10 Congo Estadio de Bata, Bata
25 January 2015
Gabon Match 17 Equatorial Guinea Estadio de Bata, Bata
Congo Match 18 Burkina Faso Nuevo Estadio de Ebebiyín, Ebebiyín
Group B[edit]
Main article: 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Group B
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Zambia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Advance to knockout stage
2 Tunisia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Cape Verde 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 DR Congo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 18 January 2015. Source: CAF
Rules for classification: Tiebreakers
18 January 2015
Zambia Match 3 DR Congo Nuevo Estadio de Ebebiyín, Ebebiyín
Tunisia Match 4 Cape Verde Nuevo Estadio de Ebebiyín, Ebebiyín
22 January 2015
Zambia Match 11 Tunisia Nuevo Estadio de Ebebiyín, Ebebiyín
Cape Verde Match 12 DR Congo Nuevo Estadio de Ebebiyín, Ebebiyín
26 January 2015
Cape Verde Match 19 Zambia Nuevo Estadio de Ebebiyín, Ebebiyín
DR Congo Match 20 Tunisia Estadio de Bata, Bata
Group C[edit]
Main article: 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Group C
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Ghana 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Advance to knockout stage
2 Algeria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 South Africa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Senegal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 19 January 2015. Source: CAF
Rules for classification: Tiebreakers
19 January 2015
Ghana Match 5 Senegal Estadio de Mongomo, Mongomo
Algeria Match 6 South Africa Estadio de Mongomo, Mongomo
23 January 2015
Ghana Match 13 Algeria Estadio de Mongomo, Mongomo
South Africa Match 14 Senegal Estadio de Mongomo, Mongomo
27 January 2015
South Africa Match 21 Ghana Estadio de Mongomo, Mongomo
Senegal Match 22 Algeria Nuevo Estadio de Malabo, Malabo
Group D[edit]
Main article: 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Group D
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Ivory Coast 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Advance to knockout stage
2 Mali 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Cameroon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Guinea 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 20 January 2015. Source: CAF
Rules for classification: Tiebreakers
20 January 2015
Ivory Coast Match 7 Guinea Nuevo Estadio de Malabo, Malabo
Mali Match 8 Cameroon Nuevo Estadio de Malabo, Malabo
24 January 2015
Ivory Coast Match 15 Mali Nuevo Estadio de Malabo, Malabo
Cameroon Match 16 Guinea Nuevo Estadio de Malabo, Malabo
28 January 2015
Cameroon Match 23 Ivory Coast Nuevo Estadio de Malabo, Malabo
Guinea Match 24 Mali Estadio de Mongomo, Mongomo
Knockout stage[edit]
Main article: 2015 Africa Cup of Nations knockout stage
In the knockout stages, if a match is level at the end of normal playing time, extra time shall be played (two periods of 15 minutes each) and followed, if necessary, by kicks from the penalty mark to determine the winner, except for the play-off for third place where no extra time shall be played.[28]


Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final


31 January – Bata
Winner Group A
4 February – Bata
Runner-up Group B
Winner Match 25
1 February – Malabo
Winner Match 28
Winner Group D
8 February – Bata
Runner-up Group C
Winner Match 29
1 February – Mongomo
Winner Match 30
Winner Group C
5 February – Malabo
Runner-up Group D
Winner Match 27 Third place
31 January – Ebebiyín
Winner Match 26 7 February – Malabo
Winner Group B
Loser Match 29
Runner-up Group A
Loser Match 30


All times local (UTC+01:00).


Quarter-finals[edit]
31 January 2015
17:00
Winner Group A Match 25 Runner-up Group B
Report
Estadio de Bata, Bata
Referee: ()
31 January 2015
20:00
Winner Group B Match 26 Runner-up Group A
Report
Nuevo Estadio de Ebebiyín, Ebebiyín
Referee: ()
1 February 2015
17:00
Winner Group C Match 27 Runner-up Group D
Report
Estadio de Mongomo, Mongomo
Referee: ()
1 February 2015
20:00
Winner Group D Match 28 Runner-up Group C
Report
Nuevo Estadio de Malabo, Malabo
Referee: ()
Semi-finals[edit]
4 February 2015
20:00
Winner Match 25 Match 29 Winner Match 28
Report
Estadio de Bata, Bata
Referee: ()
5 February 2015
20:00
Winner Match 27 Match 30 Winner Match 26
Report
Nuevo Estadio de Malabo, Malabo
Referee: ()
Third place play-off[edit]
7 February 2015
17:00
Loser Match 29 Match 31 Loser Match 30
Report
Nuevo Estadio de Malabo, Malabo
Referee: ()
Final[edit]
Main article: 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Final
8 February 2015
20:00
Winner Match 29 Match 32 Winner Match 30
Report
Estadio de Bata, Bata
Referee: ()


Media[edit]
Broadcasting[edit]
Territory Channel Ref
Australia beIN Sports
Europe Eurosport
South Africa SABC
Arab world beIN Sports
Senegal RTS
Mali ORTM
France Canal+ Group
Ghana GTV
Sub-Saharan Africa SuperSport
United Kingdom British Eurosport
ITV


United States beIN Sports
Japan NHK
Colombia Senal Colombia, Win Sports
New Zealand SKY Sports
Brazil SporTV
Asia Fox International Channels
India Sony SIX