DR Congo vs Guinea: Preview and Predictions

DR Congo vs Guinea Predictions World Cup Qualifier 11th November 2017

DR Congo vs Guinea
World Cup Qualifiers – Africa
Date: Saturday, 11th November 2017
Kick-off at 17:30 UK/ 18:30 CET
Venue: Stade des Martyrs (Kinshasa).

The last games of the CAF world cup qualifiers group A take place this weekend. Second-placed DR Congo will hope to overtake Tunisia (and book a place in the world cup 2018) when they host third-placed Guinea. With Tunisia needing a draw to qualify, this will not be an easy task for the hosts. However they must give their best and keep their hopes high.

Team news

No injury concerns for any team. Guinea will look to get the best out of their star midfielder Naby Keita if they have to get something in this game. DR Congo also has many talents in Masuaku, Bolasie, Gael Kakuta and others to rely on.

DR Congo vs Guinea: Head to head

The home side has lost only one in their last five encounters with the visitors. The five encounters have produced three wins and a draw. All of the last five meetings have resulted in each team scoring at least once.

The away side last won against the visitors in 2004 Africa cup of nations. The last five meetings between the two teams have produced over 2.5 goals except for one occasion. Their last meeting was a 1-2 in favor of the hosts at the visitor’s grounds.

DR Congo vs Guinea: Predictions

The visitors have only won once in this competition with the rest being losses. On the other hand, the hosts have only lost once, drew once and the rest three being wins. Home win odds are 1.37 a draw is given at 4.63 while away win odds are at 9.58.

The two teams have failed to score against each other only once in their last five matches. The visitors have failed to score just once in their last five games. The hosts have scored in all their last five games. Both to score yes odd are2.40 while both to score no is backed at 1.46.

The visitors have conceded two goals or more in four of their last five games, while the hosts have scored two or more goals in their last five games. Over 2.5 and under 2.5 are at the same odds of 1.97.

The hosts are the superior side in this game hence they may take an early lead. A home win at halftime is backed at 1.85, halftime draw is given at 2.26 while halftime away wins odds are 8.54.

DR Congo vs Guinea: Betting tips

  • DR Congo to win @ 1.41
  • Both to score – YES @ 2.58
  • Over 2.5 match goals @ 2.12 odd.

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