Cameroon vs Zambia
African Qualifiers – 2018 World Cup
Date: Saturday, 12th, October 2016.
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 WAT.
Venue: Stade Omnisport, Limbe.
The indomitable lion of Cameroon host Zambia for match day 2 of the Africa World Cup Qualifiers 3rd round.
Cameroon shared point with the desert warriors of Algeria on match day 1 of the World cup qualifiers. The Indomitable Lion came from a goal deficit to ensure they leave Algeria with a 1-1 result. Moreover, Cameroon will be going into this game ranked 59th in the world, and are currently 3rd in the Group B standing.
Zambia suffered a 2-1 home defeat from the hand s of the Super Eagles of Nigeria. The 2012 Afcon winners are in search of her first ever world cup ticket. Moreover, the Chipolopolopo is currently ranked 94th in the world and sits 4th on the Group b log with no point.
Cameroon vs Zambia: Head to Head Statistics
Cameroon currently enjoys 4 games unbeaten run against Zambia, picking up 3 wins and a draw. Their last meeting was a 5-goal thriller in the 2010 edition of the African Nations Cup hosted in Angola, which ended 3-2 in favour of Cameroon at the final whistle.
Zambia will be looking for her first win over Cameroon since 1990. The Chipolopolopo have only 2 wins to their name in the last 8 meetings with Cameroon in all competitions, while they lost 4 and drew 2.
Cameroon vs Zambia: Prediction
Cameroon will be going into this game as the stronger side. The indomitable lions recent run of form both in the Africa nation’s qualifiers and international friendlies show that they are a team in steady growth of stature. However, Zambia’s hunger for their first world cup ticket would be a factor that will electrify this clash at the Ominsport Staduim.
But purely on the basis of form, Cameroon to win is our primary pick for this match.
Cameroon vs Zambia: Bet Tips
Cameroon to win at 1.57 (4/7)
Over 2.5 goals at 2.40 (7/5).
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