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| On Jan 17, 2022 12:30 PM IST

BRK vs ETH Dream11 Prediction for Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia Africa Cup of Nations Live Score Fantasy Football Tips & Dream11 Team


BRK vs ETH Dream11: Burkina Faso edged past Cape Verde in their most recent outing by a goal to nil after two strong performances in the group stages. They kicked off their campaign by taking the lead against hosts Cameroon but eventually falling to a 2-1 defeat. Ethiopia also took the lead against Cameroon but fell to a 4-1 hammering against the home team after they went down to ten men early on against Cape Verde in their first match and lost by a goal to nil. Burkina Faso will expect to win this one and qualify for the knockout stages.

Match Details

Date: January 17, Monday
Kick-Off: 9.30 pm (IST)
Venue: Stade Omnisport de Bafoussam, Bafoussam

Africa Cup of Nations Live

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Recent Form

Burkina Faso: W-D-D-L-W

Ethiopia: L-D-D-L-L

Head to Head

This will be the fourth meeting between the two sides. Burkina Faso head into the game with two wins from their previous three encounters, while Ethiopia have won one.

BRK vs ETH Dream11 Prediction Details

Burkina Faso News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • There are no injuries or suspension concerns for Burkina Faso heading into this game.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Dango Ouattara, Soualio Ouattara and Saidou Simpore all missed the victory after their positive COVID tests, but hope to be available here.
  • Edmond Tapsoba returned to the fold against Cape Verde after recovering from COVID-19 and should start at the heart of the defense once again.

Burkina Faso Starting XI (Likely)

Herve Koffi
Edmond Tapsoba
Issoufou Dayo
Steeve Yago
Issa Kabore
Adama Guira
Ibrahim Toure
Bertrand Traore
Gustavo Sanagre
Cyrille Bayala
Abdoul Tapsoba

Ethiopia News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • They also don’t have any injury or suspension issue before coming into this clash.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Yared Bayeh is available following his ban and should return to the heart of the defence.
  • Dawa Hotessa opened the scoring in Ethiopia’s eventual 4-1 loss to Cameroon and should start on the left again.

Ethiopia Starting XI (Likely)

Teklemariam Shanko
Yared Baye
Aschalew Tamene
Mignot Debebe
Ramadan Yesuf
Mesoud Mohammed
Amanuel Yohannes
Surafel Dagnachew
Abubeker Nasser
Getaneh Kebede
Amanuel Gebremichael

Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia Fantasy Football Team & Tips

Captain Options

Abdoul Tapsoba has a wonderful goal scoring ability. The Burkina Faso striker has scored 4 goals for Standard this season, with a conversion rate of 36.71%. For this contest, he can be the perfect captain’s choice.

Goals last season 8
Goals this season 4
Assists 1

Mohamed Konate has 6 goals so far this season with Akhmat Grozny and can crucial for his side in this match. He could be a good choice in this match with a conversion percentage of 36.02 percent.

Goals last season 10
Goals this season 6
Assists 2

Differential Pick

Bertrand Traore can score goals and change the course of a game on his own. He has 2 goals with Aston Villa and a pass accuracy of 80.33 percent. His goal conversion rate is 34.76 percent.

GK: Herve Kouakou Koffi
DEF: Issoufou Dayo, Steeve Yago, Desta Yohannes, Ahmed Reshid
MID: Mesfin Tafesse, Bertrand Traore, Firew Solomon
FOR: Mohamed Konate, Abdoul Tapsoba, Amanuel Gebremichael

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Who will win today’s BRK vs ETH match?

  • Burkina Faso will be confident of following up their won over Cape Verde with victory in Monday’s final group game. They beat Ethiopia 4-0 the last time these met, albeit back in 2013.
  • Ethiopia were unable to build upon their narrow 1-0 loss to Cape Verde, falling to a heavy 4-1 loss to tournament hosts Cameroon. With confidence in tatters, they may struggle to claim a result here.
  • Burkina Faso should wrap up second spot in Group A with a narrow win.

Odds to Win:

The odds in favor of a win for Burkina Faso in this clash is 1.59 as per 1XBET.

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Jeet Ghosh

Jeet Ghosh is a Football Journalist, living and working in Kolkata with years of experience. He is a Post Graduate in Journalism and Mass Communication from Jadavpur University. Jeet is a sports lover but has a special liking for football. He has worked as a football writer with The Citizen, Sportsflashes, Sportskeeda. He follows the football leagues around the world and is somewhat partial towards Real Madrid.