Burkina Faso vs Senegal: Burkina Faso will be up against Senegal in the Semi-Final of the Africa Cup of Nations AFCON 2021 on Thursday, 3rd February 2022 at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium, Youande.
Burkina Faso have been the underdogs in this year’s AFCON as they have punched above their weight to make their way into this semi-final clash against Senegal. They defeated Gabon in the round of 16 by overcoming them in penalties followed by a fine 1-0 win against Tunisia in the quarter-finals.
Meanwhile, Senegal had a mediocre run in the group stages but have lived up to their potential in the knockout stages. They crushed Cape Verde 2-0 in the last 16 and followed it up by another comprehensive 3-1 win over Equatorial Guinea in the quarter-finals.
Burkina Faso vs Senegal Match Details
Match: Burkina Faso vs Senegal
Date and Time: Thursday, 3rd February 2022 12:30 AM IST
Venue: Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium, Youande
Burkina Faso vs Senegal Head to Head
Burkina Faso and Senegal have been up against each other on 12 occasions with Senegal having an edge. Burkina Faso have managed to win two games whereas Senegal have won three matches. They last faced each other in September 2017 when the match ended in a 2-2 draw.
Burkina Faso vs Senegal Team News
Burkina Faso: Dango Ouattara- Suspended (Red Card), Djibril Ouattara- Unknown Injury
Burkina Faso vs Senegal Probable Playing XI
Hervé Koffi, Issa Kabore, Soumaila Ouattara, Edmond Tapsoba, Steeve Yago, Adama Guira, Ibrahim Blati Toure, Gustavo Sangaré, Cyrille Bayala, Hassane Bande, Mohammad Konate
Édouard Mendy, Bouna Sarr, Kalidou Koulibaly, Abdou Diallo, Saliou Ciss, Papa Gueye, Nampalys Mendy, Idrissa Gueye, Boulaye Dia, Famara Diédhiou, Sadio Mane
Burkina Faso vs Senegal D11 Team
Edouard Mendy, Bouna Sarr, Abdou Diallo(VC), Saliou Ciss, Steeve Yago, Issa Kabore, Idrissa Gueye, Sadio Mane(C), Cyrille Bayala, Famara Diedhiou, Hassane Bande
Burkina Faso vs Senegal Probable Winners
Senegal are top contenders to make their way into the finals. They have a full strength squad whereas Burkina Faso have a couple of key players missing. We predict the match to end in the favor of Senegal.
Prediction: Burkina Faso 1-2 Senegal
Burkina Faso vs Senegal Live Stream
The match between Burkina Faso and Senegal will not be streamed live in India.