Guinea vs Gambia: Guinea will be locking horns against the Gambia in the Round of 16 matches of the Africa Cup of Nations AFCON 2021 on Monday, 24th January 2022 at the Stade Omnisports de Bafoussam.
Guinea made their way in this Round of 16 clashes after finishing second in the Group B points table with a win, loss, and draw each to their name. This will be their fifth appearance at this stage in the last six events and will be hoping to advance to the quarter-finals. However, it can prove to be difficult as they will be without the services of Naby Keita who is suspended owing to a second yellow card.
On the other hand, Gambia is enjoying an unbeaten run in the tournament as they finished second in the Group F points table with two wins and a draw. Their defense has been great this season and they will now be looking to continue their dominance in order to make it into the quarters in their maiden AFCON appearance.
Match: Guinea vs Gambia
Date and Time: Monday, 24th January 2022 9:30 PM IST
Venue: Stade Omnisports de Bafoussam
Guinea vs Gambia Head to Head
Guinea and Gambia have been up against each other on 23 occasions across all competitions with Guinea having an edge. Guinea has managed to win seven games whereas the Gambia has grabbed four wins. They last faced each other in June 2007 when the match ended in a 2-2 tie.
Guinea vs Gambia Team News
Guinea: Naby Keita – Suspended (Red Card)
Guinea vs Gambia Probable Playing XI
Aly Keita, Mamadou Kane, Mohamed Camara, Saidou Sow, Ibrahima Conte, Issiaga Sylla, Amadou Diawara, Mamadou Kane, Aguibou Camara, Mohamed Bayo, Jose Kante
Modou Jobe, Pa Modou, Omar Colley, James Gomez, Saidy Janko, Ablie Jallow, Sulayman Marreh, Ebou Adams, Ebrima Colley, Musa Barrow, Assan Ceesay
Guinea vs Gambia D11 Team
Modou Jobe, Issiaga Sylla, Mohamed Camara(VC), James Gomez, Pa Modou, Musa Barrow, Ebrima Colley, Ibrahima Conte, Aguibou Camara, Ablie Jallow(C), Jose Kante
Guinea vs Gambia Probable Winners
The Gambia has been one of the best defensive units recently having kept five clean sheets in their previous seven fixtures. They have punched above their weight and are expected to come out on top owing to Naby Keita’s unavailability in Guinea’s squad.
Prediction: Guinea 1-2 Gambia
Guinea vs Gambia Live Stream
The match between Guinea and Gambia will not be streamed live in India.