Morocco and Namibia will start their Africa Cup of Nations 2019 with a game between themselves. The match will take place in Cairo, Egypt at Al-Salam Stadium on Sunday. Morocco’s only triumph in the tournament came back in 1976, while Namibia have never won the continental trophy.
Morocco vs Namibia Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Morocco||Win||5 W/ 1 D/ 0 L||3 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
|Namibia||Loss||0 W/ 1 D/ 5 L||0 W/ 0 D/ 3 L|
Last game between the nations: 27.01.2018 Morocco – Namibia 2:0; Ayoub El Kaabi 36′, Salaheddine Saidi 55′
Last game on Moroccan soil: 27.01.2018 Morocco – Namibia 2:0; Ayoub El Kaabi 36′, Salaheddine Saidi 55′
Worth mentioning: The two nations have met six times in the history so far, with each country hosting three games. The Moroccans are did not lose any and only the first meeting finished in draw, and Morocco are currently on a five game winning streak over their next opponents. Half of the matches featured over 2,5 goals, while the only two goals Namibia managed to score, resulted in two matches witnessing goals at both ends. Morocco have kept four clean sheets and four of their victories were achieved with more than one goal margin.
Morocco vs Namibia Stats
|As of 20.06||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Morocco||Loss||4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L|
|Namibia||Win||5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L||3 W/ 0 D/ 2 L|
Last game Morocco: 16.06.2019 Friendly: Morocco – Zambia 2:3; Hakim Ziyech 24′, 55′ (penalty); Mwape Musonda 1′, Kings Kangwa 44′, Enock Mwepu 74′
Next game Morocco: 28.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Morocco – Ivory Coast
Last game Namibia: 09.06.2019 Friendly: Ghana – Namibia 0:1; Manfred Starke 31′
Next game Namibia: 28.06.2019 South Africa – Namibia
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Morocco are still searching for their first victory in 2019, as they drew and then lost each of their following three outings. In the 2:3 loss to Zambia they at least managed to score, ending a streak of three matches without a goal. Only the most recent of Morocco’s last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals and saw both involved countries hitting the back of the nets.
No draw has been registered in Namibia’s last five outings. The country won the two recent friendlies, by also keeping a clean sheet and look ready to face Morocco on Sunday. Only their latest match with Ghana from the last five did not produce over 2,5 goal, while three of those also witnessed goals at both ends.
Morocco vs Namibia News
Missing players Morocco: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Namibia: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Morocco vs Namibia Prediction
Morocco to win – 1.33 @ bet365