If you would like to know more about Zambia vs Ivory Coast AFCON qualifiers fixture, keep reading this guide. Here, we’ll explore the expected lineups, and forms of the teams, and provide you with some AFCON betting tips for the match.
Zambia vs Ivory Coast Betting Odds
Zambia vs Ivory Coast Head2Head
Recommended Tip of the Game
Here are some betting tips that you should consider for this fixture.
Many punters will be backing this tip for Zambia vs Ivory Coast fixture. Both teams will be looking for a win, which means that we will likely see at least a couple of goals scored.
Additionally, the previous match between the two saw them both score at least one goal, which could happen again in June.
Over 2.5 Goals
This is another betting market that will likely see a lot of action for Zambia vs Ivory Coast predictions.
Both sides are known for their goal-scoring abilities, and that’s especially true when they are playing against each other. The previous two matches between the two resulted in 9 goals in total, so it wouldn’t be surprising to see at least three goals in this match.
Double Chance – Home Win or Draw
Though the away side is the AFCON betting favourite in this matchup, a 1X double chance wager could offer some value to bettors. This way, players can cover two of the potential outcomes while still receiving solid odds for the betting market.
The Zambian national team is in fine form after winning their last two games. The two victories ended their four-game winless streak, which saw them lose three games and draw one.
Nevertheless, the Zambian side is second-placed in group H of the AFCON qualification phase, with 9 points from four matches.
Besides their wins against Lesotho and Comoros, Zambia lost 3-1 to Ivory Coast in the opening match of the group.
Ivory Coast Analysis
The next AFCON host, Ivory Coast, is heading into this match in solid form. From their last five games in all competitions, the national team has three wins, a draw, and one loss.
During this time, the African side scored 8 goals while conceding three. Though two clean sheets aren’t very impressive, the team has been in solid form defensively.
Their recent loss came against Algeria back in January in the quarter-finals of the African Nations Championship. The match ended in a 1-0 victory for Algeria after a late stoppage-time penalty, which Mahious scored.
We’re likely to see both teams play their strongest starting eleven for the upcoming fixture. Here are the expected lineups for the national teams:
Zambia: Nsabata; Chepeshi, Mwape, Musonda, Kabwe; Banda, Kangwa, Sakala, Banda; Daka, Sakala.
Ivory Coast: Folly; Singo, Bailly, Gbamin, Konan; Aholou, Kessie, Sangare, Diallo; Haller, Kouame.
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Zambia AFCON Matches
The final match of AFCON qualifiers will be Comoros vs Zambia, with Comoros being the third-placed team in Group H. In their previous meeting, Zambia took home the important three points in a 2-1 victory.
On the other hand, Ivory Coast will play their last match of Group H against Lesotho. At this time, Lesotho finds itself in fourth place after earning only one point in the four matches played so far.