UK-based ITV4 to show seven live Africa Cup of Nations 2015 matches

ITV4 will show seven live matches and highlights of every game from the Africa Cup of Nations 2015.

Coverage of the tournament starts on Saturday January 17 with highlights of hosts Equatorial Guinea taking on Congo along with a match between 2013 finalists Burkina Faso and Gabon.

Live coverage on ITV4 includes a deciding match from each of the four groups, as well as both semi-finals and the final on February 8 in Bata.

Joining hosts Matt Smith and and Jacqui Oatley in the studio are pundits including Stoke striker Peter Odemwingie, former Nigerian international Efan Ekoku, Fabrice Muamba, Hull striker Sone Aluko, Watford defender Sebastien Bassong, former Manchester United midfielder Quinton Fortune, and former Sierra Leone coach Johnny McKinstry.

In the commentary box are Clive Tyldesley, Sam Matterface, Joe Speight and Jon Champion, Nigel Adderley and David Stowell alongside Andy Townsend and Efan Ekoku.