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Defending champions Algeria are looking to revive their African Cup of Nations campaign by facing Equatorial Guinea on Sunday.

Algeria won the CAN trophy in Egypt three years ago and are among the favorites to repeat this success in Cameroon this time around.

However, they were held to a frustrating draw against Sierra Leone in their opener, though that result saw their unbeaten streak extend to 35 games, two behind the World Record. Italy.

Equatorial Guinea, meanwhile, were beaten 1-0 by Cote d’Ivoire, but showed enough to suggest Algeria could find itself in another tricky mission.

Kick-off date, time and location

Algeria’s kick-off against Equatorial Guinea is scheduled for 19:00 GMT on Sunday, January 16, 2022.

The Japoma stadium in Douala, Cameroon, will host the match.

Where to watch Algeria vs Equatorial Guinea

TV channel: The match will be broadcast on Sky Sports Mix.

Direct: Sky Sports subscribers will be able to watch the match online through the Sky Go website or app.

Algeria vs Equatorial Guinea team news

Djamel Belmadi could make several changes to his squad after their disappointing display against Sierra Leone.

AC Milan midfielder Ismael Bennacer could return after missing the first game due to suspension, while West Ham’s Said Benrahma is another option, although he missed a great opportunity after coming off the bench. .

Prediction Algeria vs Equatorial Guinea

With a heavyweight clash against Ivory Coast to come in their final group game, Algeria cannot afford any further mistakes and having had a game to warm up in the tournament, will be expected to a much improved display.

History and results of face to face (h2h)

This will be the first competitive meeting between the teams.


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