The Senegal AFCON team is gearing up to defend their AFCON title in Ivory Coast against 24 other AFCON teams. Here’s all you need to know about the Senegal AFCON team news including the odds, predictions and expectations in Zambia.
Senegal – AFCON Team Details
Aliou Cisse is getting the Senegal AFCON team ready for another successful trip to Ivory Coast for the AFCON 2024. He is already considered the team’s most triumphant manager of the Teranga Lions, leading them to victory in the 2021 AFCON.
The team is undoubtedly one of Africa’s powerhouses, with stars such as Sadio Mane, Eduardo Mendy, Koulibaly, N. Jackson and others.
Senegal AFCON Betting Odds
See the table below for the most recent Senegal AFCON betting odds and insights for the upcoming tournament.
Senegal AFCON 2024 Squad
Below is the list of the anticipated Senegal Acfon lineup, filled with top players from European clubs.
Senegal AFCON 2024 Predictions
We have studied the previous performances of the Senegal AFCON team in recent games, especially as the defending champion based on the comparison of their team’s strength. Below are our Senegal AFCON team predictions.
Outright Tournament Winner
If you choose to place a bet on Senegal possibly defending the trophy in Ivory Coast, you place your trust in the managerial expertise of Aliou Cisse and the football prowess of the current African player of the year, Sadio Mane, and his teammates such as Kalidou Koulibaly, Nicholas Jackson, Eduado Mendy, etc. You may find the odds in your favour as the team has all it takes to reclaim the glory in the AFCON 2024.
If you don’t want to go all out by predicting the tournament’s winner, you can break it down by wagering on the Senegal AFCON team to win each game. This means that you are predicting that for instance, the team will win their next game after you have properly assessed their opponent.
For example, If Senegal is scheduled to play against Cape Verde, it might be reasonable to predict that they will easily win the match than if they are scheduled to play against a team of equal weight like Nigeria. In the case of the latter, you can choose that the game will likely end in a draw.
This specific betting type mainly deals with goals. You can evaluate the different teams that the Senegal team will be playing against and predict the probable number of goals that will be scored in each game.
Where Can I Watch Matches of Senegal in Zambia?
AFCON is the most significant football event on the continent, and you can expect that the games will be available on live-stream on the best betting sites in the country. Online bookies such as 1xBet, Betway, etc., will provide live updates and streaming for their customers.
History of the Senegal Team in AFCON
From the most recent, Senegal is the latest team to taste AFCON glory. Initially, they are considered to be under the shadow of nations like Nigeria, Ghana and Ivory Coast in the west African region.
However, Senegal’s football resurgence began in the 2000s, marked by a successful FIFA World Cup debut in 2002 and strong performances in AFCON, culminating in their first title win in 2021 after finishing as runners-up in 2002 and 2019.
Senegal AFCON 2024 Teams FAQs
In this section, we have provided answers to the frequently asked questions regarding the Senegal team.
The Top scorer in the current Senegal team is Sadio Mane. He’s also the all-time scorer with 39 goals in 98 appearances.
Senegal is one of the leading teams in the Group C together with Cameroon.
Senegal is focused on retaining the trophy after winning it for the first time in 2021. Whether they have all it takes to triumph again is yet to be seen.
For the fourth time, Aliou Cisse will be leading the Senegal team to Ivory Coast in a much-coveted defence of their win in 2021.
In Zambia, the AFCON competition has always brought excitement and national pride. Senegalese stars like Sadio Mane are well-known and admired in Zambia, and many fans closely follow their performances in international clubs.
Zambian football enthusiasts are also interested in comparing local talents to those from other African countries, as it often provides inspiration and motivation for aspiring footballers. With the upcoming AFCON 2024, Zambians look forward to witnessing yet another thrilling competition and memorable moments from the Senegal team and other participating nations.