The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations will be staged in less than 5 weeks in Cameroon which will involve 24 teams of 6 groups.

The tournament will be staged in 6 stadiums across 5 cities in Cameroon.

Below are the six stadiums where all matches of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations take place.

Olembe Stadium, Yaounde

The Paul Biya Stadium popular is known as Olembe Stadium is located in the northern part of Yaoundé, Cameroon.

The Stadium have a seating capacity of 60,000 (all covered), two training stadiums, with 1,000 seats each.

The Olembe Stadium will be the venue for the opening and closing ceremonies of the 33rd edition of the African Cup of Nations in 2022.

The stadium is the Venue of group A matches which consists of the host, Cameroon, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia and Cape Verde.

Kouekong Stadium, Bafoussam

The Kouekong Stadium is located in Kouekong, a suburb of Bafoussam, Cameroon.

The 20,000 Capacity stadium was built in 2015 and inaugurated on April 30, 2016.

Some works were carried out in the stadium ahead of the 2021 AFCON tournament.

The Kouekong Stadium is the venue for group B matches which consists of Guinea, Malawi, Senegal and Zimbabwe.

Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium, Yaounde

The Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium is one of two stadiums in Yaoundé, Cameroon.

The Stadium was built in 1972 and was renovated in 2016 ahead of the African Women Cup of Nations tournament.

The Stadium has a seating capacity of 42,500 and is the host venue of Group C games which will involve Morocco, Ghana, Gabon and Comoros.

Roumde Adjia, Garoua

Stade Roumdé Adjia is located in Garoua, Cameroon.

The stadium has a seating capacity of 30,000 and was built in 1978.

This stadium will host Group D Matches of the 2021 African Cup of Nations which involves Egypt, Nigeria, Sudan and Guinea-Bissau.

The Stadium was renovated in 2021 by Mota-Engil ahead of 2021 AFCON in January.

Japoma Stadium, Douala

The Japoma Stadium Stade is a 50,000-capacity all-seater stadium located in the Japoma locality in Douala.

The Stadium was constructed by the Yenigun construction industry at a construction cost of $232 million.

The stadium is the venue of Group E matches which consists of Algeria, Ivory Coast, Sierra Leone and Equatorial Guinea.

Limbe Sports Stadium, Limbe

Limbe Sports Stadium is the Venue of Group E Matches.

The Stadium is located in the town of Limbe, Cameroon.

The Limbe stadium has a seating capacity of 20,000.

The Stadium was built in 2012 and inaugurated on January 26, 2016. It is one of the few stadiums in the world built on a hill and has a stunning view of the sea.

The Stadium is the venue of Mali, Tunisia Gambia and Mauritania matches.


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