Egypt vs D.R. Congo Preview, Tips and Odds

Egypt will welcome D.R. Congo to Cairo International Stadium on Wednesday for their second games in the Africa Cup of Nations tournament. Both teams are in Group A, alongside the selections of Uganda and Zimbabwe. The tournament’s hosts from Egypt won their opening match in the group against Zimbabwe and stand on first place with three points, while their next opponents from D.R.Congo lost to Uganda and have no points yet.

Egypt vs D.R. Congo Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Egypt Draw 5 W/ 1 D/ 1 L 4 W/ 1 D/ 1 L
D.R. Congo Draw 1 W/ 1 D/ 5 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 4 L

Last game between the nations: 02.03.2012 Egypt – D.R.Congo 0:0
Last game on Egypt soil: : 02.03.2012 Egypt – D.R.Congo 0:0

Worth mentioning: The last time Egypt met D.R.Congo, the sides were unable to break the deadlock and the game ended in a goalless draw. Four of the last five encounters between the nations featured over 2,5 goals, and the same number of encounters witnessed goals at both ends.

Egypt vs D.R. Congo Stats

As of 25.06 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Egypt Win 7 W/ 1 D/ 2 L 5 W/ 0 D/ 0 L
D.R. Congo Loss 1 W/ 6 D/ 3 L 0 W/ 5 D/ 0 L

Last game Egypt: 21.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Egypt – Zimbabwe 1:0; Trezeguet 41’
Next game Egypt: 30.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Uganda – Egypt
Last game D.R. Congo: 22.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: D.R. Congo – Uganda 0:2; Patrick Kaddu 14’, Emmanuel Okwi 48’
Next game D.R. Congo: 30.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Zimbabwe – D.R. Congo

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2,5 BTTS Clean sheets
Egypt 22:8 5 5 4
D.R. Congo 7:11 1 6 2

Worth mentioning: Mohamed Salah and his teammates are on a run of three straight wins. Only one of the previous five Egypt matches featured over 2,5 goals, while in two both national selections involved were able to hit the back of the nets. The Pharaohs recorded wins in each of their last six home games and scored eighteen goals, while also keeping three clean sheets in the process.
D.R. Congo are without a victory in their last three outings and were able to score just a single goal during that period. None of their previous five games featured over 2,5 goals, as two saw goals at both ends. Each of the last five away games including The Leopards finished with the same scoreline of 1:1, while they have not recorded a victory away from home for almost two years.

Egypt vs D.R. Congo News

Missing players Egypt: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players D.R. Congo: No reports of injuries or suspensions.

Egypt vs D.R. Congo Predictions

Egypt to win – 1.40 @ bet365