Sporting activities News of Sunday, 30 June 2019
The last spherical matches of the Team stage of the 2019 AFCON commences today with hosts, Egypt and 3-time champions Nigeria in action.
The two international locations have now qualified to the future round but they have their glory and fantastic report to safeguard when they meet up with Madagascar and Uganda in their respective group matches.
Our initial sport of the working day is between the Super Eagles and Madagascar. Madagascar have been a amazed ingredient in the match, drawing one particular and successful one particular of their very first two online games.
With their 4 points, the team is in pole placement to make the last 16 but a acquire now will promise them a place in the future spherical.
The Super Eagles have a 100 p.c file in the event, successful two and conceding no goal in all those matches.
The reward problem has last but not least been solved so Rohr and his expenses have no purpose to falter this time all around.
Burundi and Guinea will sq. it off in the other Team B game with each and every side needing a gain to stand a prospect of qualifications.
Madagascar could come to be the seventh nation to go unbeaten in their very first 3 Africa Cup of Nations matches, and the initial considering the fact that Cape Verde in 2013.
Nigeria have gained their last 6 game titles at the Africa Cup of Nations – only Egypt have enjoyed a better operate in the historical past of the tournament.
Nigeria have currently qualified for the knockout rounds, this getting the 13th successive celebration in which they have state-of-the-art outside of the group stage.
Equally matches kick off at the same time at 4:00 pm