Algeria will meet Zambia on Thursday at Stade Mustapha Tchaker for their first Africa Cup of Nations Qualifications game. Both teams are in Group H, alongside Botswana and Zimbabwe.
Algeria vs Zambia Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Algeria||Loss||5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
|Zambia||Win||3 W/ 2 D/ 5 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
Last game between the nations: 05.09.2017 World Cup Qualifications: Algeria – Zambia 0:1; Patson Daka 66’
Last game on Algerian soil: 05.09.2017 World Cup Qualifications: Algeria – Zambia 0:1; Patson Daka 66’
Worth mentioning: Zambia was able to win in the last game against Algeria away from home with the scoreline of 0:1, after a goal by Patson Daka. Just one of the previous five matches between those two sides produced over 2,5 goals, and only the same one witnessed goals at both ends. Five games have been played on Algerian soil so far, as none of those games featured over 2,5 goals, nor saw both sides hitting the back of the nets. Algeria were able to keep four clean sheets at home against the Zambians.
Algeria vs Zambia Stats
|As of 11.11||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Algeria||Loss||6 W / 3 D/ 1 L||3 W/ 2 D/ 0 L|
|Zambia||Win||4 W/ 4 D/ 2 L||2 W/ 3 D/ 0 L|
Last game Algeria: 19.10.2019 African Nations Championship Qualifications: Morocco – Algeria 3:0; Banoun Badr 27’, Hamid Ahadad 32’, Mohamed Nahiri 41’
Next game Algeria: 18.11.2019 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifications: Botswana – Algeria
Last game Zambia: 09.11.2019 International Friendly: Namibia – Zambia 0:2;
Next game Zambia: 19.11.2019 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifications: Zambia – Zimbabwe
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean Sheets|
Worth mentioning: With the loss against Morocco in their previous outings, Algeria ended a run of seventeen straight matches without a loss. Three of the last five Algeria games produced over 2.5 goals, while only one saw goals from both ends. Algeria players hit the back of the net in seventeen of their last twenty encounters. Two of the previous five Algeria home matches featured over 2,5 goals, and two witnessed both teams hitting the back of the net. The Desert Fighters are undefeated in the last twelve home games they used to play.
After three draw games, Zambia won in their last match against Namibia with the scoreline of 0:2. Three of their previous five home games featured over 2.5 goals, and three saw goals from both sides. The Zambian football team is currently on a run of seven undefeated games. Only one of their last five away matches featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed both sides hitting the back of the net. The Copper Bullets scored in eight of their previous ten games away from home.
Algeria vs Zambia News
Missing players Algeria: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Zambia: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Algeria vs Zambia Predictions
Algeria to win