Watch Africa Cup of Nations live on ITV - Mali v Niger

West Ham's Modibo Maiga will be one of Mali's key men. Photo: PA

Mali will open up their Africa Cup of Nations campaign when they face Niger on Sunday evening, live on ITV.

The likes of Modibo Maiga of West Ham, QPR's Samba Diakite and former Barcelona midfielder Seydou Keita will all be on show for Mali.

Niger are playing in their second Africa Cup of Nations, and will be looking for their first ever win in the tournament.

Join Matt Smith, Fabrice Muamba and Quinton Fortune from 5.30pm on Sunday 20 January on ITV4 and ITV.com.