Tunisia – Nigeria : Preview & Prediction
Nigeria and Tunisia have not been able to decide in their last 3 direct confrontations (0-0, 2-2, 1-1) and this new duel could reserve the same fate because of the stake of the match (3rd place in play). The Super Eagles had a successful CAN with victories over Burundi (1-0), Guinea (1-0), Cameroon (3-2) and South Africa (2-1). But Nigeria suffered 2 losses against Madagascar (0-2) in group stage and against Algeria (2-1), just missing the final of this CAN! Tunisia was not that brilliant but it was still solid with only one defeat against Senegal (0-1 ap) in the semi finals. The Carthage Eagles conceded 3 draws against Angola (1-1), Mali (1-1) and Mauritania (0-0) and were pushed to penalties against Ghana (1-1). , 5 tab 4) in 1 / 8th finals and in recent times against Senegal (0-1 ap). This shows that Tunisians are struggling to win their matches, and what could do Nigeria’s business.
These two nations could not split in additional time during their last 5 direct confrontations: 5 draws.
In the six matches of the CAN, Tunisia won 3 draws and played extra time twice.
Nigeria has won four of its six CAN matches.
Nigeria narrowly missed extra time against Algeria without Mahrez’s 90th goal!
Tunisia lost to Senegal in extra time.
Nigeria could overcome this Tunisia before or after the extra time and glean this 3rd place.
Tunisia – Nigeria : Betting Tips
Nigeria – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70