Tunisia vs Libya: Preview and Predictions

Tunisia vs Libya Predictions World Cup Qualifier 11th November 2017

Tunisia vs Libya
World Cup Qualifiers – Africa
Date: Saturday, 11th November 2017
Kick-off at 17:30 UK/ 18:30 CET
Venue: Stade Olympique de Rades (Rades).

The final games of group A CAF world cup qualifiers take place this weekend. Tunisia who are the leaders of the group, host fourth-placed Libya in a very vital class for the home side. This is because they require just a point to qualify for the 2018 world cup.

Team news

There are no fresh injury concerns for both teams at this stage. Tunisia is likely to field the same side that trashed Guinea 2 -1. Despite having won just once in this tournament, Libya will be hoping to give a good fight.

Tunisia vs Libya: Head to head

The home team has lost just once in their last eight meetings with the visitors with the rest being five wins and two draws. Their latest game ended in a 1 -0 win for the hosts in this tournament. The away side has failed to register a goal in seven of their last eight games with the hosts. In the last 10 meetings, the teams have failed to score more than 2.5 goals. The last 10 games they have played, the teams have never registered both team scoring.

Tunisia vs Libya: Predictions

Tunisia requires a draw in this game to qualify for the 2018 world cup. Therefore they will have to give all to win this match. Libya being the last-placed in this group, having nothing to lose and hence this seems like a one-sided encounter. Home win odds are available at 1.16, a draw is given at 7.20 while odds for an away win are 21.91.

Given that Tunisia is the superior team in this game and that their last 10 encounters have never resulted in both teams scoring, it is hard to see both teams scoring in this match. Both to score yes odds are available at 3.07 while both to score no is backed at 1.29.

The home side is eager to win this game earliest possible. Hence home winning at halftime is baked at 1.53, halftime draw is available at 2.63 while halftime an away win odds are at 15.56.

The five matches that the hosts have played in this tournament, three of them have resulted in over 2.5 goals. However, the last 10 meetings with the visitors have never yielded more than 2 goals. Hence odds for over 2.5 are at 1.70 and under 2.5 is backed at 1.95.

Tunisia vs Libya: Betting tips

  • Tunisia to win first half @ 1.55.
  • Under 2.5 goals @ 2.04.

Match Odds Courtesy for 1xBet

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