Burkina Faso vs Cape Verde
Africa – Cup of Nations Qualification
Date: Friday, 3 June 2022
Kick-off at 20:00 UK/ 21:00 CET
Venue: Stade de Marrakech.
Both these teams are in good form and are finding the back of the net at a superb rate. Burkina might have faced slightly problematic results lately, but that’s majorly due to the fact that they had such a tough schedule during that time.
They had to take on Titans like Belgium, Senegal, Cameroon etc in quick succession.
Before that they really were on a roll. Meanwhile Cape Verde are on a winning streak, and even so on the road.
It also needs to be mentioned that they had made it to the Round of 16 in the previous edition of the Cup of Nations, where they had to bow out against eventual champions Senegal, with a 2-0 scorecard.
Moreover, counterparts Burkina Faso had made it to the semi-finals and they too had to be eliminated by eventual champions Senegal.
As the two teams lock horns with an intent to secure a ticket to the next edition of the Cup of Nations, anticipate goals to come from either end of the pitch.
Burkina Faso vs Cape Verde Head-to-head (h2h)
- The latest encounter had finished in a 0-1 win for Burkina Faso.
- They are on a 3-game winning streak.
- The last 6 encounters so them winning 3 times and Cape Verde winning 3 times.
- 100 percentage of clashes on Burkina soil have had 3 or more goals.
Burkina Faso vs Cape Verde Prediction & Analysis
Burkina were unbeaten in 13 of their past 17 overall fixtures, and most importantly they have lost just once at home in the past five-year period.
On the other hand, Cape Verde are on a 3-game winning streak and had scored a total of 10 goals in the process. They were also unbeaten in 23 of the past 28 games and one of these losses had come against reigning African champions Senegal.
Do also understand that they had won 3 of their past 4 road trips. Going on goals have also come in plenty whenever these 2 teams have locked horns with each other in the past.
For all these reasons anticipate a high-scoring affair this weekend between the 2 in-form teams.
Tips for Burkina Faso vs Cape Verde
Both Teams to Score @ 2.25 Odd
Over 2.5 Match Goals @ 2.60 odd.