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NGA vs TUN Dream11 Prediction for Nigeria vs Tunisia Africa Cup of Nations Live Score Fantasy Football Tips & Dream11 Team

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NGA vs TUN Dream11: Tunisia’s lacklustre start to life at the AFCON could well prove to be their downfall after they only managed to finish third in Group F which has set up this clash with the impressive Nigeria. Tunisia won just one of their three games as they scraped through as one of the best third-placed teams but now face a Nigeria team that boast a 100% record in the tournament so far. They brilliantly topped Group D, conceding just a solitary goal in the process and with confidence high for the Super Eagles, they should be able to continue their fine run by recording another success here.

Match Details

Date: January 24, Monday
Kick-Off: 12.30 am (IST)
Venue: Stade Omnisport Roumde Adjia, Garoua

Africa Cup of Nations Live

The viewers can see the live streaming of Africa Cup of Nations matches in India on Sony Six and Sony ESPN SD and HD TV channels.

Recent Form

Nigeria: W-W-W-D-W

Tunisia: L-W-L-L-W

Head to Head

This will be the 20th meeting between the two sides at international level and they have been evenly matched across previous games played. They each have six wins apiece while eight matches in the past have ended in a share of the spoils.

NGA vs TUN Dream11 Prediction Details

Nigeria News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • Nigeria have no absentee concerns and should go with their strongest XI here.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • TThe Super Eagles rested key men for their final group game, but the likes of Kenneth Omeruo, Ola Aina, Joe Aribo and Moses Simon, among others, are set to return.

Nigeria Starting XI (Likely)

Maduka Okoye
Zaidu Sanusi
William Troost-Ekong
Kenneth Omeruo
Ola Aina
Wilfred Ndidi
Joe Aribo
Kelechi Iheanacho
Moses Simon
Taiwo Awoniyi
Samuel Chukwueze

Tunisia News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • Seifeddine Jaziri scored in Tunisia’s 4-0 win over Mauritania, but was forced off midway through the second half and may not be risked here.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Wahbi Khazri could lead the charge in this clash, with Naim Sliti featuring from the left.

Tunisia Starting XI (Likely)

Bachir Ben Said
Hamza Mathlouthi
Bilel Ifa
Montassar Talbi
Ali Maaloul
Anis Ben Slimane
Ellyes Skhiri
Ghailene Chaalali
Saif-Eddine Khaoui
Wahbi Khazri
Naim Sliti

Nigeria vs Tunisia Fantasy Football Team & Tips

Captain Options

Naim Sliti has a wonderful goal scoring ability. The Tunisia striker has scored 3 goals for Ettifaq this season, with a conversion rate of 33.71%. For this contest, he can be the perfect captain’s choice.

Goals last season 9
Goals this season 3
Assists 2

Musa Barrow has 8 goals so far this season and can crucial for his side in this match. He could be a good choice in this match with a conversion percentage of 39.63 percent.

Goals last season 11
Goals this season 8
Assists 0

Differential Pick

Wahbi Khazri has 7 goals so far this season with Saint-Etienne and can crucial for his side in this match. He could be a good choice in this match with a conversion percentage of 37.02 percent.

GK: Maduka Okoye
DEF: Kenneth Omeruo, Chidozie Awaziem, Montassar Talbi, Ali Abdi
MID: Chidera Ejuke, Mohamed Drager, Saif-Eddine Khaoui
FOR: Naim Sliti, Samuel Chukwueze, Wahbi Khazri

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Who will win today’s NGA vs TUN match?

  • Gambia drew 1-1 with Mali last time out and that result was enough to secure a place in the last-16 of AFCON. Thursday’s game will mark the first time these two have met since 2010, Gambia coming out on top in that one.
  • Tunisia made up for their 1-0 loss to Mali with a thumping 4-0 win over Mauritania to guarantee themselves a place in the next round of the competition. However, they’ll look progress in one of the top two spots so need victory here to do so.
  • Tunisia’s confidence will be the higher of the two following their resounding victory and they should leapfrog Gambia into the top two with victory here.

Odds to Win:

The odds in favor of a win for Nigeria in this clash is 2.19 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.