Egypt vs Senegal is set to take on place in the AFCON 2022 final, we take a look at their journey, H2H records, betting odds, predictions, date, time, tickets
Egypt will face Senegal in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations final. Egypt is seeking their first AFCON championship since 2010.
Senegal has never won the competition but is in the final for the third time. Senegal lost to Algeria in the 2019 AFCON final.
Senegal vs Egypt AFCON 2022 Final Schedule, Date, Time, Venue, Stadium, Tickets, Prediction
Liverpool talisman Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane will be representing opposite teams in the AFCON final. Sparks will fly high as both the aces will be looking to earn glory with their national team.
Egypt and Senegal have played 12 matches against each other out of which Egypt won 6 matches and drew 4 games. The last game between the two sides was in AFCON in 2014 where Senegal emerged victorious after a 1-0 win.
Schedule and Venue
On February 6, 2022, the match will be hosted in the Olembe Stadium in Yaoundé, Cameroon. The match will start from 8 PM local time meaning the match will on 7th February 00:30 AM IST.
Road to Final
Senegal finished at the top of their group and dominated their opponents in the knockout rounds.
Meanwhile, Egypt lost their opening match against Nigeria but bounced back with two wins to finish second in their group. In the knockouts, stubborn display from Egypt carried them all the way to the finals.
|Group Stage||1-0 Win vs Zimbawe||0-1 Loss vs Nigeria|
|0-0 Draw vs Guinea||1-0 Win vs Guinea-Bissau|
|0-0 Draw vs Malawi||1-0 Win vs Sudan|
|Round of 16||2-0 Win vs Cape Verde||0-0 (5-4) Win vs Ivory Coast|
|Quarterfinals||3-1 Win vs Equatorial Guinea||2-1 AET Win vs Morocco|
|Semi-finals||3-1 Win vs Burkina Faso||0-0 ( 3-1) Win vs Cameroon|
According to bookmakers, Senegal are the favourites to become the champions of Africa after a superb knockout display. Egypt are underdogs after a shaky performance in attack throughout the tournament.
Senegal vs Egypt AFCON 2021 Final Prediction
Senegal will try to shake off 2019 AFCON Final loss memories by beating Egypt. Senegal have performed solid in both offense and defence and are expected to do so against Egypt. Meanwhile, Egypt’s offensive power is lacking edge so winning will require teamwork and good finishing.
Predicted Result: Senegal 1-0 Egypt
When And Where to Watch: Live Stream And Telecast
AFCON 2022 will be live on beIN Sports and fuboTV. Fans in UK can stream the match on BBC Three or Sky Sports. In India the match will be shown on YouTube.
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