Algeria and Kenya will meet on Sunday for their first game of Africa Cup of Nations 2019. The game will take place at 30 June Stadium in Cairo, Egypt. Algeria became champions of the continent back in 1990, but since then are unable to repeat that success. Kenya have never made it to the semi-finals of the competition.
Algeria vs Kenya Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Algeria||Win||1 W/ 0 D/ 1 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
|Kenya||Loss||1 W/ 0 D/ 1 L||0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
Last game between the nations: 14.06.1996 Algeria – Kenya 1:0
Last game on Algerian soil: 14.06.1996 Algeria – Kenya 1:0
Worth mentioning: The history remembers just two meetings between those two nations, with each country recording a win and a loss. Algeria and Kenya met in a World Cup qualification knock-out match, that saw the Kenyans go through after 3:2 on aggregate. One of the encounters featured over 2,5 goals and witnessed goals at both ends.
Algeria vs Kenya Stats
|As of 21.06||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Algeria||Win||5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L||3 W/ 2 D/ 0 L|
|Kenya||Draw||5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
Last game Algeria: 16.06.2019 Friendly: Algeria – Mali 3:2; Baghdad Bounedjah 40′, Youcef Balailli 70′ (penalty), Andy Delort 80′; Abdoulay Diaby 19′ (penalty), Falaye Sacko 68′
Next game Algeria: 27.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Senegal – Algeria
Last game Kenya: 15.06.2019 Friendly: Kenya – D.R. Congo 1:1; Michael Olunga 25′; Arthur Masuaku 87′; Cedric Bakambu missed a penalty for the away side in the 51′
Next game Kenya: 27.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Kenya – Tanzania
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Algeria are unbeaten in their previous six matches and recorded four victories in the process. Just two of those produced over 2,5 goals, while three encounters witnessed goals at both ends. In their most recent game the Algerian players managed to turn the game around after losing 1:2 until the 69th minute, but two goals in the space of ten minutes saw them claiming the victory over Mali. The country did not lose any of the last five matches when listed as hosts.
Kenya lost just one of their last seven outings and registered four win during that period. Five of those matches ended with the same scoreline of 1:0. Just one produced over 2,5 goals, while only the most recent one saw both involved sides finding the target.
Algeria vs Kenya News
Missing players Algeria: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Kenya: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Algeria vs Kenya Predictions
Under 0,5 goals in the first half – 2.75 @ bet365