Nigeria vs Sudan: Match Preview & Betting Tips
Still riding high over their hard-earned victory against Egypt, Nigeria are all set to face Sudan in their latest Group D match at the Roumde Adjia Stadium this weekend. A win in this match could result in the team qualifying for the Afcon 2021 knock-out round, so the Super Eagles will be giving it their all to bag as many points as possible.
Read on to create your football betting strategy for the Nigeria vs Sudan match.
Nigeria vs Sudan Head-to-Head
The two teams have clashed a total of 8 times in Afcon history, with Nigeria bagging 4 victories, Sudan bagging 2 and 2 games ending in a draw. Some important points to keep in mind when betting on the Nigeria vs Sudan game:
• Sudan have lost their last 10 matches
• Sudan have not scored in their last 6 games
• Nigeria have won their last 4 fixtures
• Nigeria is in better form currently and have more Afcon victories
Nigeria vs Sudan Team News
The Super Eagles will be playing minus defender Omeruo, who suffered an injury in their last match against the Pharaohs. He’s expected to be replaced by Ajayi, who’ll be working with Troost-Ekong to defend the team. Iheanacho will be on the attacking side along with Awoniyi to lead the club to another victory.
There have been no major injuries on Sudan’s side. The team will be looking to make their mark with players like Mohamedein, Karshoum, Nemer and Elfadni in defense and Nooh and Hamed in attack.
Nigeria vs Sudan Betting Tips
Judging by the two teams’ form and recent performance in Afcon fixtures, Nigeria are emerging as clear winners in terms of Afcon bet predictions:
Nigeria to win: 1.24 odds
Sudan to win: 21.00 odds
Draw: 6.20 odds