Senegal vs Cameroon
African Cup of Nation 2017
Date: Sunday 29th, January 2017.
Kick-off: 19:00 GMT/ 20:00 WAT
Venue: Stade de Franceville, Franceville.
High flying Senegal locks horn with much disciplined Cameroon in Africa Cup of nations last 8.
Senegal topped group B with 7 points, scoring 6 goals, and conceding 2 in their first 3 games of the competition. However, the Terenga lions will be making their 9th Africa cup of nation quarter final appearance in 14 appearance in the competition. In addition, Senegal is recently ranked 1st in Africa and are in the best form to nick their first AFCON tittle.
Cameroon finished second in Group A with 5 points, scoring 3 goals, and conceding 2 in their 3 group stage games. The indomitable lions of Cameroon will be making their 6the quarter-final appearance since their 2 consecutive AFCON laurel in 2000 & 2002. In addtion, Cameroon is recently ranked 12th in Africa, and they enjoy great AFCON memory in clashes with Senegal.
Senegal: Predicted Line-Up (4-2-3-1)
Diallo: Gassama, Koulibaly, Mbodji, M’Bengue: Gueye, Kouyate- Keita, Saivet, Mane: Diouf.
Cameroon: Predicted Line-Up (4-2-1-3)
Ondoa: Fai, Teikeu, N’koulou, Oyongo: Siani, Ngadeu-Ngadjui- Moukandjo- Bassogog, Tambe, Salli.
Senegal vs Cameroon: Head to Head Statistics
Both sides share some great memory together in the history of Africa Cup Of Nation. Senegal and Cameroon met in the final of the 2002 edition that took place in Mali; a clash that was decided by Penalty and won by the Indomitable lions of Cameroon.
Besides, Senegal and Cameroon met at the Quarter finals stage of the 1992 edition hosted by the Terenga Lions. Senegal narrowly lost to Cameroon on that occasion and were denied a place ion semi-final on their home turf.
Senegal vs Cameroon: Prediction
Senegal are one of the most pace side in the on-going competition. The terenga lions will be getting the support of the most bookmakers for this quarter final clash with Cameroon; and this is due to their recent ranking in Africa plus team quality. However, the Cameroonian are not pushover, as they enjoy great memory in Africa cup of nation’s clashes with Senegal.
Therefore, this promises to produce a great moment. I will however predict a narrow margin win for Senegal.
Senegal vs Cameroon: Bet Tips
- FT – Senegal to win at 12/11 (2.05).