AFCON Match Preview: Senegal vs Algeria

Algeria have outscored every team in the tournament so far and beat Senegal 1-0 in the group stage.

Senegal have won four straight games since their loss to the Desert Foxes. The Teranga Lions have kept five clean sheets from six games, but will be without star defender Kalidou Koulibaly this weekend.

Algeria are heavy favourites but Senegal cannot be ruled out with Liverpool forward Sadio Mane in their ranks.

Team News

Senegal- Kalidou Koulibaly is suspended for the final of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations and his absence is a huge blow for Senegal. Salif Sané will make his first appearance since Senegal’s opening game of the tournament as a result. Various Betting Options are Available on site for today’s games

Ismaila Sarr could start after an impressive substitute appearance in Sunday’s semi-final victory over Tunisia.

M’baye Niang should keep his place up front despite a poor performance last time out.

Algeria- Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi could maintain the same team that defeated Nigeria in the semi-finals on Sunday.

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As at the time this post Senegal has 2.88 odd to win the match on NaijaBet while Algeria has 2.89 odd to win the match, the odd to draw the match is 2.92.

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