Algeria faces Guinea
One of the contenders for the trophy Algeria faces Guinea in a match from the 1/8-finals for the Cup of Nations. Let’s take a look at this fixture in Cairo in our winning soccer predictions for today.
How we said, Algeria are one of the favourites to win the tournament and their performance so far proves it. They have won all of their three matches in their group, clinching wins against Kenya, Senegal and Tanzania. In these three games Algeria kept three clean sheets and scored six goals.
In their third game in the group Algeria faced Tanzania and didn’t face any problems, winning the game with 3-0. Islam Slimani opened the score for the Desert Foxes, while Adam Ounas doubled their lead. The final third goal in the game was scored by Adam Ounas again at the end of the first half.
If they manage to keep this level of performance, Algeria are going to be a really major contender for the trophy.
Meanwhile Guinea reached the knockout phase after one win, one draw and one loss in their group. They kicked off their campaign with a draw against Madagascar, which was followed by a loss in the match against Nigeria. Their crucial win came against Burundi in the third round of the group stage. The game ended with a 2-0 win for Guinea, who won the clash with two goals from Mohamed Yattara.
Guinea found a way to reach the 1/8-finals of the Cup of Nations, but they are clearly underdogs against Algeria. How we said, the Desert Foxes are one of the strongest teams in the tournamend and they proved it with their performance in the group stage.
These are our winning soccer predictions for today for the Cup of Nations 1/8-finals clash between Algeria and Guinea on Sunday.