Johannesburg – Friday, 11 February 2022 SABC Sport is pleased to announce the acquisition of CAF broadcast rights that sees over 400 African football fixtures included in its schedule. The rights include the CAF Champions League, CAF Confederations Cup, CAF Super Cup, CAF Women’s African Cup of Nations, CAF Women’s Champions League, CAF African Nations Championship, CAF Beach Soccer Cup of Nations, CAF Africa U-17 Cup of Nations, and CAF Africa U-20 Cup of Nations.


Upcoming Schedule:

CAF Champions League
Date Home Team Away Team Time
11 February 2022 Mamelodi Sundowns Al Hilal 18:00
12 February 2022 Wydad Athletic Club Sagrada Esperança 10:30
12 February 2022 Raja Casablanca AmaZulu 21:00
13 February 2022 ES Tunis Jwaneng Galaxy 07:00
13 February 2022 Horoya Setif 15:00
18 February 2022 Al Hilal Al Ahly 18:00
18 February 2022 AmaZulu Horoya 21:00
19 February 2022 ES Setif Raja Casablanca 07:00
19 February 2022 Al Merikkh Mamelodi Sundowns 15:00


CAF Confederations Cup
Date Home Team Away Team Time
13 February 2022 Orlando Pirates JS Saoura 18:00
19 February 2022 Zanaco FC Pyramids FC 15:00
19 February 2022 Al Ittihad Orlando Pirates 18:00


All the action will be available on SABC Sport Channel 4 on DTT, Openview 124, and TelkomONE, with live commentary and live updates provided by Phalaphala FM, Motweding FM, Umhlobo Wenene FM, Ukhozi FM, TruFM, MetroFM, and Radio 2000.

Gary Rathbone, Head of SABC Sport said “SABC Sport is committed to broadcasting sport of national interest to the millions of South African citizens and the introduction of CAF to its offering is indicative of the purpose of our brand. CAF tournaments are the ultimate showcase for African football and the access SABC Sport is delivering to all South Africans has certainly created exciting times for Africa as a footballing continent. It has become more evident that the playing field is being leveled by giving South African viewers access to world-class content without subscription fees.”

The SABC remains committed to broadcasting sport of national interest to millions of South African citizens.



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Issued By:                              Group Communications

Media Enquiries:                  Ms. Gugu Ntuli (Group Executive: Corporate Affairs and Marketing)|T. 011 714 3311|C. 071 877 0513