It will be the countries second match of the Africa Cup of Nations when Nigeria face Guinea at Alexandria Stadium on Wednesday. Nigeria are on the top spot in Group B with three points after their win over Burundi thanks to a late goal scored by Odion Ighalo. Guinea drew in their opening game against Madagascar and are now looking for a good result and three points from the match with the best team in that group.
Nigeria vs Guinea Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Nigeria||Draw||2 W/ 3 D/ 3 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|Guinea||Draw||3 W/ 3 D/ 2 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
Last game between the nations: 16.09.2017 Guinea – Nigeria 0:0
Last game on Nigerian soil: 08.10.2011 Nigeria – Guinea 2:2
Worth mentioning: Guinea are undefeated in the last five occasions when they met Nigeria. Just one of those featured over 2,5 goals, and only the same game witnessed goals at both ends, as three finished with the same scoreline of 1:0 for the home side.
Nigeria vs Guinea Stats
|As of 25.06||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Nigeria||Win||6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L||3 W/ 2 D/ 0 L|
|Guinea||Draw||3 W/ 4 D/ 3 L||1 W/ 2 D/ 2 L|
Last game Nigeria: 22.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Nigeria – Burundi 1:0; Odion Ighalo 77’
Next game Nigeria: 30.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Madagascar – Nigeria
Last game Guinea: 22.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Guinea – Madagascar 2:2; Sory Kaba 34’, Francois Kamano 66’(penalty); Abel Anicet 49’, Andria 55’
Next game Guinea: 30.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Burundi – Guinea
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Nigeria are in good form so far as the loss from Senegal in an International friendly is their only loss in the previous ten outings. Three of the last four Nigeria matches ended with the same scoreline of 1:0 for the home team.
Guinea are on a run of six straight matches without a win. In their previous outing they were one goal down, but Francois Kamano scored a penalty at the end to level the match. Two of the country’s last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals, three witnessed goals at both ends, and Guineans were able to keep only one clean sheet. Guinea national football team won just one of the last ten games away from home. One of the previous five away matches involving the nation featured over 2.5 goals, while two saw goals at both ends.
Nigeria vs Guinea News
Missing players Nigeria: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Guinea: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Nigeria vs Guinea Predictions
Nigeria to win – 1.80 @ bet365