DStv customers are set for a rare treat as the broadcaster announced that it will be availing the Emirates FA Cup, all active DStv customers on Compact, Family and Access.
The Football Association Challenge Cup, which is an annual knockout association football competition in men’s domestic English football as well as the oldest association football competition in the world will be flighted from Saturday, 18 February until 27 May 2017.
The cup is currently in the fifth round.
“At MultiChoice, we understand that our customers love football as much as we do. With the Afcon 2017 now over, we want to make sure that they continue to enjoy world-class football, regardless of their package plan,” said Lovemore Mangwende, Chief Executive Officer for MultiChoice Zimbabwe.
“Adding the rest of the season of Emirates FA Cup to all the DStv packages will further add more value for our customers as well as enhance their viewing experience.”
Football fans can look forward to plum fixtures that include Blackburn Rovers vs 12-time cup holders Manchester United on SS3 (SD/HD), SuperSport Select 2, Maximo 1 (SD/HD) and Maximo 360. To Kick off the 5th round that will lead to the anticipated final game taking place at the Wembley on May 27, viewers can look forward to the following games:
Saturday, 18 Feb
Burnley vs Lincoln City at 14:30 CAT
Wolves vs Chelsea at 19:30 CAT
Sunday, 19 Feb
Fulham vs Tottenham Hotspur at 16:00 CAT
Blackburn Rovers vs Manchester United at 18:15 CAT
Monday, 20 Feb
Sutton United vs Arsenal at 21:55 CAT