Sierra Leone vs Equatorial Guinea Prediction, Odds and Betting Tips 20/01/2022

**The odds were correct at the time of publishing but are subject to change**

Only a point separates Sierra Leone in third place and Equatorial Guinea in second place as both teams head into the final Group stage fixture in the ongoing AFCON 2022 tournament. We have prepared a detailed analysis of this game and it includes the best free predictions for our readers.

Sierra Leone vs Equatorial Guinea Free AFCON 2022 Predictions

The stage is set at Limbe Omnisport Stadium for Sierra Leone vs Equatorial Guinea. It is a game you don’t want to miss, especially in the run up to the AFCON 2022 quarterfinals. The two teams need at least a point to have any hope of progressing to playoffs but a win for either side will do the necessary. Here is our analysis for the best two predictions for this game.

Draw at half-time @9/10 (1.90)

A draw looks likely in this game. We have especially picked this market based on the defensive record of Sierra Leone. A desire to get at least a point in this game should be a major motivating factor for Sierra Leone and a strong defensive track is why we think there will be no breakthrough in the first half.

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Goals on one end 61/100 (1.61)

Secondly, we are tipping goals on one side of the pitch. This match could go either way but it will be mostly defensively. Both teams haven’t been consistent in scoring goals, so a one-sided scoreline is a plausible outcome.

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Sierra Leone vs Equatorial Guinea 2022 AFCON Betting Odds

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Sierra Leone vs Equatorial Guinea Preview: the Battles for Playoffs is Set

Limbe Omnisport Stadium in Cameroon will host one of the most anticipated matches this week. Sierra Leone vs Equatorial Guinea is a fixture that could decide the fate of several teams in Group E of the 2022 AFCON competition. Equatorial Guinea is second on Group E table with three points. However, they could lose that spot to either Sierra Leone or last placed Algeria at the end of the matchday. Previously, these teams met four times, just like the other two Group E teams. Only one of the past encounters did not have goals on both ends. The other three matches yielded at least three goals. This will be the first ever AFCON encounter between Sierra Leone and Equatorial Guinea, a match that is expected to create a lot of tension between fans of both teams.

Notably, all the previous four encounters were World Cup Qualifiers, two of which were won by Sierra Leone. The last two games registered a scoreline of 3-2 in favour of Sierra Leone and a 2-2 draw. Moreover, Sierra Leone never defeated Equatorial Guinea without conceding a goal. In the first meeting between these teams, Equatorial Guinea bagged a 2-nil victory.

Sierra Leone is now undefeated in six games, four of which were three barren draws and 1-0 victory. On the flip-side, Equatorial Guinea struggled with consistency. They recorded 3W, 2D and 1L in the last six matches. There were only two clean sheets in those matches.

FAQs about Sierra Leone vs Equatorial Guinea AFCON 2022 Fixture

Sierra Leone vs Equatorial Guinea

What are the positions of Sierra Leone and Equatorial Guinea on FIFA list?

According to the latest FIFA ranking, Sierra Leone is position 108 while Equatorial Guinea is 114.

What time will Sierra Leone vs Equatorial Guinea match start?

19:00 GMT +3

Where will the match take place?

The stage is set at Limbe Ominsport Stadium in Limbe, Cameroon.

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