AFCON 2022: Guinea-Bissau vs Egypt | Match Preview and Prediction

Egypt and Guinea-Bissau will play their most important match against each other, as it will decide their AFCON 2022 fate. 

Guinea-Bissau are second in the table after drawing with Sudan; they yielded a decent performance in their opening game of AFCON 2022. Next, they face Egypt, which could be the most important match of this tournament, as it will decide their destiny. 

While Egypt are hanging on a thin line after losing against Nigeria 1-0 in their opening match. Another loss might see them go out of the tournament. The record-holders will need to punch above their weight in this fixture. 

Guinea-Bissau vs Egypt: Last 5 H2H Results

Date Result Competition
16 Jun 2019Egypt 3-1 GuineaInternational Friendly 
10 Sep 2013Egypt 4-2 GuineaFIFA World Cup
10 Jun 2012Guinea 2-3 EgyptFIFA World Cup
12 Aug 2009Egypt 3-3 GuineaInternational Friendly
11 Mar 1976Guinea 4-2 EgyptAfrica Cup of Nations

Guinea-Bissau vs Egypt: Form Guide

Guinea-bissau: D-D-D-L-L

Egypt: L-L-L-W-D

Guinea-Bissau vs Egypt: Trivia 

- This will be the first time Egypt and Guinea-Bissau will compete against each other in AFCON since 1976.

- Guinea-Bissau have not won against Egypt since 1976. They won 4-2 in that game.

- Guinea-Bissau remains winless in their last seven AFCON games.

Guinea-Bissau vs Egypt: Predicted lineup

Guinea-Bissau Predicted XI (4-3-3): Maurice Gomis; Fali Cande, Jefferson Encada, Sori Mané, Opa Sangate; Jorge Braima Candé Nougueira, Moreto Cassama, Pelé; Piqueti, Mama Samba Baldé, Joseph Mendes

Egypt Predicted XI (4-3-3): Mohamed El-Shennawy; Ahmed Hegazi, Mohamed Abdelmonem, Omar Kamal Sayed Abdel Wahed, Mahmoud Alaa; Omar Marmoush, Mohamed Elneny, Ramadan Sobhi; Mohamed Salah, Mahmoud Hassan Trezeguet, Mostafa Mohamed

Guinea-Bissau vs Egypt: Prediction

Both nations will want to win this important game to keep their AFCON hopes alive. But, on the other hand, a defeat can see any of them out of the tournament. 

Egypt have some high-profile players; the likes of Mohamed Salah and Mohamed Elneny who will be spearheading the forward line. 

 Guinea-Bissau have not scored in the last five games so, we expect Egypt to win this match. 

Prediction: Guinea-Bissau 0-2 Egypt 

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