CAF launches Tender process for Host Broadcast and related TV Services including TotalEnergies CAF African Cup of Nations Cameroon 2021 and CAF Interclub Competitions

PRESS-RELEASE-21

CAF has opened an invitation to tender (ITT) for the Host Broadcast and TV Services across selected events in 2022 and 2023, including its flagship event, the TotalEnergies CAF African Cup of Nations Cameroon 2021.

The TotalEnergies CAF African Cup of Nations Cameroon 2021 is scheduled for 9 January 2022 until 6 February 2022, and will be an eagerly anticipated return for African football’s biggest prize. The opening match will be played on Sunday 9 January 2022 at the newly-built Olembe Stadium in Yaoundé at 17h00 local time (16h00 GMT). A total of 52 matches will be played across the five cities (Douala, Yaoundé, Bafoussam, Garoua and Limbe) who will host the tournament. The final will be also be played in Olembe Stadium on Sunday 6 February at 20h00 local time (19h00 GMT).

While the majority of the local Host Broadcast solution is already in place as part of a broad agreement between CAF and the Local Organising Committee, CAF is seeking partners to complete the services across a range of fields including Host Broadcast Production, Satellite distribution, Graphics and Broadcaster coordination services. Interested parties may place bids on all the services included, or just specific services areas of expertise.

The tender process will allow CAF to select the companies that are best placed to achieve CAF’s objectives of providing world-class coverage of the tournament and offering fans in Africa and internationally a high-quality viewing experience.

The events included in the tender are:

· TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations Cameroon 2021 (final tournament),

· TotalEnergies CAF African Nations Championship 2022 (final tournament)

· TotalEnergies Africa Women Cup of Nations 2022 (final tournament)

· TotalEnergies Africa Beach Soccer Cup of Nations 2022 (final tournament)

· TotalEnergies Africa U-17 Cup of Nations 2023

· TotalEnergies Africa U-20 Cup of Nations 2023

· TotalEnergies CAF Champions League 2021-22

· TotalEnergies CAF Champions League 2022-23

· TotalEnergies CAF Confederation Cup 2021-22

· TotalEnergies CAF Confederation Cup 2022-23

· TotalEnergies CAF Super Cup 2022

· TotalEnergies CAF Super Cup 2023

· TotalEnergies CAF Women’s Champions League 2022 (final tournament)

· Qualifying Competition - TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations 2023

Media companies or organisations wishing to participate in the tender processes can request the ITT by email. Interested parties should contact: TVServices@cafonline.com Submissions to CAF must be received by 12h00 Egyptian Standard Time (EGY) on Monday, 15 November 2021.

CAF| Communication Department