Burkina Faso v Tunisia, AFCON 2017 quarter-final: How to watch live, TV listings, match time and team news

Burkina Faso face Tunisia in the AFCON 2017 clash on Saturday.

Cameroon players celebrate after scoring against Burkina Faso Reuters

Match: Burkina Faso v Tunisia

Date: 28 January, Saturday

Time: 11pm SGT/8:30pm IST/4pm GMT

Venue: Stade de l'Amitié, Libreville

Competition: AFCON 2017

TV Channel: In Singapore, there is no live coverage of the match between Burkina Faso and Tunisia.


Burkina Faso finished on top of Group A, ahead of second place Cameroon and that saw these two sides make it to the quarter-final of the 2017 African Cup of Nations. The Stallions are undefeated so far in the tournament and their coach Paulo Duarte will be looking to extend the record on Saturday.

Tunisia finished behind Senegal in the second place in Group B. Thus, they will be facing Group A winners in the first quarter-final of the ongoing tournament in Gabon. The host nation failed to make it past the group stages.

These two sides have faced each other in the 1998 African Cup of Nations quarter-final clash. The match ended in 1-1 after the extra time and Burkina Faso progressed to the last four after beating Tunisia on penalties.

TV Listings

Australia: beIN Sports 1

Thailand: beIN Sports 4

United Kingom: EuroSport 2

United States: beIN Sports

Turkey: Tivibu Spor 1

Ireland: EuroSport 2

Italy: Fox Sports HD

Netherlands: Fox Sports 2

Canada: beIN Sports Canada

France: beIN Sports 2

Africa: SuperSport 6, SuperSport 4, SuperSport Select 2, Canal+ Sport 1

Team news

Burkina Faso

Possible XI: Kouakou; Coulibaly, Kone, Dayo, Yago; Traore, Kabore; Nakoulma, Traore, Pitroipa; Diawara.


Possible XI: Jridi; Maaloul, Abdennour, Ben Youssef, Nagguez; Sassi, Ben Amor; Sliti, Khaziri, Msakni; Khenissi.