Morocco vs Malawi will take place in the Round of 16 fixture in the African Cup of Nations, AFCON 2022. Here’s all you need to know about the clash from its schedule to prediction
The Moroccans have done well in the group stage of the competition with two wins and one draw to their name after playing a total of three games.
Malawi, on the other hand made it to the knockout stage of AFCON 2022, despite their reputation of being the lowest-ranked nation in their respective group.
So here’s taking a look at all you need to know about Morocco vs Malawi ahead of their Round of 16 fixture this week:
Morocco vs Malawi AFCON 2022 Round Of 16 Schedule Date, Time, Live Stream, Betting Odds, Prediction
Date: Wednesday, 26th January 2022
Time: 12:30 am as per Indian Standard Time
Venue: The Morocco vs Malawi Round of 16 fixture is set to be played at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium, which is situated in Yaounde, Cameroon. The stadium has a capacity to occupy as many as 42,500 spectators.
Tickets for the Morocco vs Malawi clash are now on sale and can be purchased through an online site. Here is its link:
Morocco vs Malawi Head-to-Head, Team News, Possible Lineups
The two sides have met a total of 10 times till now, with Morocco having won 6 of them and Malawi emerging victorious on just one occasion. The visitors will try their best to improve their record on Wednesday but that is not going to be a piece of cake against a strong Moroccan squad.
For Morocco, Ilias Chair will be absent as we saw the midfielder pick up an injury during the Atlas Lions’ last game. Similarly, Malawi will also miss the presence of Captain Limbikani Mvaza ahead of their Round of 16 game against Morocco.
Possible Playing 11/Predicted Lineups
Morocco Predicted XI (4-1-4-1): Yassine Bounou; Achraf Hakimi, Romain Saiss, Nayef Aguerd, Adam Masina; Sofyan Amrabat; Tarik Tissoudali, Selim Amallah, Imran Louza, Sofiane Boufal; Ayoub El Kaabi
Malawi Predicted XI (3-4-1-2): Ernest Kakhobwe; Denis Chembezi, Lawrence Chaziya, Gomezgani Chirwa; Francisco Madinga, John Christopher Banda, Chimwenwe Idana, Stanley Sanudi; Gabadinho Mhango; Richard Mbulu, Khuda Muyaba
When And Where To Watch (Live Stream And Telecast), Betting Odds And Prediction
US: beIN Sports (TV), fubo TV (live stream), Sling TV (live stream)
Canada: beIN sports Canada (TV)
UK: Sky Sports Network
India: Sony Pictures Sports Network- Sony Six/Sony ESPN channels (TV), Sony Liv App (Live Stream)
Australia: beIN sports
Odds courtesy of bet365.
Morocco have been undefeated in the tournament so far, as seen in the group games. Malawi on the other hand have not been able to produce any goals in two of their last three games which proves that odds are in favour of the former side.
Prediction: Morocco 2-0 Malawi