Tunisia vs Angola: Match Preview

Tunisia and Angola will meet for their first matches of Africa Cup of Nations 2019. The game will take place at Suez Stadium. Tunisia lifted the famous trophy back in 2004 when defeated Morocco in the final, while their next opponents have never triumphed on the continental stage.

Tunisia vs Angola Head to Head

Last game between the nations: 25.02.2011 Tunisia – Angola 3:0; Traoui Medji 45′, Dhaouiadi Zouhaier 74′, Darragi Ousama 80′
Last game on Tunisian soil: 25.02.2011 Tunisia – Angola 3:0; Traoui Medji 45′, Dhaouiadi Zouhaier 74′, Darragi Ousama 80′

Worth mentioning: Tunisia are undefeated in the five meetings with Angola so far. They won the first and the last of the matches, as all the three in-between ended in draws. Each of the draws featured under 2,5 goals, while both of Tunisia’s both victories produced over 2,5 and three matches saw both sides hitting the back of the nets.

Tunisia vs Angola Stats

Last game Tunisia: 17.06.2019 Friendly: Tunisia – Burundi 2:1; Taha Khenissi 66′, Naim Sliti 90′; Cedric Amissi 76′; Yassine Meriah missed a penalty for the home side in the 45′
Next game Tunisia: 28.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Tunisia – Mali
Last game Angola: 08.06.2019 Friendly: Angola – Guinea Bissau 2:0; Evandro Brandao 72′, Job Mabululu 73′
Next game Angola: 29.06.2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Mauritania – Angola

Worth mentioning: Tunisia had the perfect preparation for the biggest continental tournament, as they won each of the three friendlies they played in the previous three weeks, including a triumph away from home over the World Cup 2018 silver medalists of Croatia. Three of their last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals, while two meetings witnessed goals at both ends.
Much like their next opponents, Angola won their latest three outings, but had only one friendly game this month. Just two of their previous twenty encounters were won by the visiting sides, as both time it was the Angola players triumphing away from home. Three of the country’s last five matches featured over 2,5 goals, while two saw both involved sides scoring.

Tunisia vs Angola News

Missing players Tunisia: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Angola: No reports of injuries or suspensions.

Source: http://www.sportingpedia.com

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