Uganda will face Ivory Coast on Saturday in an international friendly game. Both nations are preparing for the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations, that starts in less than two weeks and will be hosted by Egypt. Uganda’s first opponent is D.R. Congo, while Ivory Coast will meet South Africa for their opening match.
Uganda vs Ivory Coast Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Uganda||Draw||0 W/ 2 D/ 2 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|Ivory Coast||Draw||2 W/ 2 D/ 0 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
Last game between the nations: 22.01.2018 Uganda – Ivory Coast 0:0
Last game on Uganda soil: 22.01.2018 Uganda – Ivory Coast 0:0
Worth mentioning: Ivory Coast are undefeated in all of the four meetings with Uganda. Three of those matches produced over 2,5 goals and two witnessed goals at both ends. The Elephants were able to keep two clean sheets and score two or more goals in three of those four encounters with Uganda. The only game on Uganda soil ended without goals in a 0:0 draw.
Uganda vs Ivory Coast Stats
|As of 11.06||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Uganda||Draw||3 W/ 5 D/ 2 L||2 W/ 3 D/ 0 L|
|Ivory Coast||Win||6 W/ 4 D/ 0 L||1 W/ 4 D/ 0 L|
Last game Uganda: 09.06.2019 Uganda – Turkmenistan 0:0
Next game Uganda: 22.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: D.R. Congo – Uganda
Last game Ivory Coast: 07.06.2019 Ivory Coast – Comoros 3:1; Wilfried Bony 40’, 59’, Kassim Abdallah 90’ (own goal); Youssouf M’Changama 90’ (penalty)
Next game Ivory Coast: 24.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Ivory Coast – South Africa
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Uganda are without a win in their previous five games and their struggles in attack are obvious, as they managed to hit the back of the nets in just one of those games. Eight of the last ten Uganda outings saw only one of the sides scoring. Only one of the previous five Uganda home games featured over 2,5 goals, and just one other saw both involved sides hitting the back of the nets. Uganda are currently on a run of eight straight home games without a loss, winning three and drawing five in the process.
Ivory Coast are undefeated in their last ten outings, and they were able to take all three points in six. Two of their previous five matches produced over 2,5 goals, two saw goals at both ends, as The Elephants also kept three clean sheets. Seven of the last eight Ivory Coast clashes away from home finished without a winner and five of those ended with the same scoreline of 0:0.
Uganda vs Ivory Coast News
Missing players Uganda: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Ivory Coast: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Uganda vs Ivory Coast Predictions
Under 0,5 goals in the first half