Madagascar will meet Tunisia for their Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final at Al-Salam Stadium in Cairo, Egypt on Thursday. The winner will face one of Senegal and Benin in the semi-final of the competition. Madagascar had a tight game against D.R.Congo at the 1/8 finals, and after a penalty shoot-out Madagascar qualified to the next round. Tunisia also had to go through penalties in their game with Ghana. Taha Khenissi opened the score for Tunisia in the first half, but an own goal scored by Rami Bedoui in the 92nd minute send the game to penalty kicks. The Tunisia players managed to score all of their penalties and went to the 1/4 final.
Madagascar vs Tunisia Head to Head
|Head To Head||Last Game||Last Games||Last Games Home/Away|
|Madagascar||Loss||0 W/ 0 D/ 2 L||0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
|Tunisia||Win||2 W/ 0 D/ 0 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
Last game between the teams: 05.05.2001 World Cup Qualifications: Madagascar – Tunisia 0:2; Ali Zitouni 85’, Imed Mhedhebi 90’
Last game at this venue: 05.05.2001 World Cup Qualifications: Madagascar – Tunisia 0:2; Ali Zitouni 85’, Imed Mhedhebi 90’
Worth mentioning: Madagascar have faced Tunisia two times so far, as both matches were won by Tunisia, who also managed two clean sheets, while none of the encounters featured over 2,5 goals.
Madagascar vs Tunisia Stats
|As of 09.07||Last Game||Last Games||Last Games home/away|
|Madagascar||Draw||3 W/ 3 D / 4 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
|Tunisia||Draw||4 W/ 4 D / 2 L||1 W/ 2 D / 2 L|
Last game Madagscar: 07.07.2019 Africa Cup of Nations 1/8 final: Madagascar – D.R.Congo 2:2 (4:2 After penalty shoot-out); Ibrahim Amada 9’, Faneva Ima Andriatsima 77’; Cedric Bakambu 21’, Chancel Mbemba 90’
Top performers Madagscar: C.C. Andriamatsinoro 2 goals 1 assist, Lalaina Nomenjanahary 1 goal 1 assist, Abel Anicet 1 goal.
Last game Tunisia: 08.07.2019 Africa Cup of Nations 1/8 final: Ghana – Tunisia 1:1 (4:5 After penalty shoot-out); Rami Bedoui 90’(own goal); Taha Khenissi 73’
Top performers Tunisia: Wahbi Khazri 1 goal, Taha Khenissi 1 goal, Youssef Msakni 1 goal.
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5||BTTS||Clean Sheets|
Worth mentioning: Madagascar are undefeated in their debut Africa Cup of Nations tournament so far, as they won two games and ended in draw three times. Three of their previous five outings produced over 3,5 goals and the same three also witnessed goals at both ends.
Tunisia did not lose any of their last seven outings as three of those games finished with the same scoreline of 1:1. Only one of Tunisia’s previous five encounters featured over 2.5 goals, while four saw both involved sides hitting the back of the nets. Tunisia have kept just one clean sheet in their last five away games.
Madagascar vs Tunisia News
Missing players Madagascar: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Tunisia: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Madagascar vs Tunisia Predictions
Under 0,5 goals in the first half – 2.37 @ bet365