10 Tech Companies That Are Funding Sport In Africa

Written by Peter Pedroncelli
Tigo - Sponsor African Soccer
Orange is a major CAF sponsor – Image: africatopsuccess.com


In 2009 the Confederation of African Football (CAF) signed an eight-year agreement with French telecommunications giant Orange. The deal involved Orange being a sponsor of all major soccer competitions on the continent affiliated to CAF. This includes the Africa Cup of Nations, the African Nations Championship, the African Youth Championship, the African Champions League, the Confederation Cup and the African Super Cup.