Morocco vs. Ivory Coast PREDICTION (24.01.2017)
Reason For Morocco vs. Ivory Coast Betting Tips & Preview
Morocco and Côte d’Ivoire meet at the Stade d’Oyem in Oyem in a clash for the third round of the group stage of the 2017 African Nations Cup.
The history of clashes between the two teams favors Côte d’Ivoire: in the last 6 matches, including a friendly, the Ivorian side won 3 wins and 3 draws.
The Moroccan squad come to this game with a win against Togo, 3-1, thus summing up their first win in the competition: the goals were signed by Saiss, Bouhaddouz and En-Nesyri. In this moment the Moroccan selection occupies the 2ª position of Group C with 3 points added.
Looking at the last 10 matches, it is possible to see that Morocco have scored on average 1.2 goals and conceded an average of 0.4 goals per game. It is important to note that 70% of these meetings ended with less than 2.5 goals in the final score.
The best period for Hervé Renard’s pupils is between 61 and 90, when they scored 4 goals and did not suffer any attempts. Not to mention that in the only game in which he opened the scoring, in that same match was winning in the late 90 ‘.
Côte d’Ivoire kick-off for the game with a draw in the two-legged draw against Congo, adding to the second leg of the African Cup of Nations: Bony and Dié scored goals. At this moment the Ivorian team occupies the 3rd position of Group C with 2 points added.
Analyzing the previous 10 games it is possible to note that Michel Dussuyer’s team scored an average of 1.3 goals and suffered an average of 0.6 goals per game, thus exhibiting competence in the defensive sector. However, it should be noted that half of these games finished with less than 2.5 goals on the scoreboard.
In addition, Ivory Coast’s best period is between 46 ‘and 75’, at which point they scored 5 goals and did not suffer any attempts. Note that the team opened the scoring in only 1 of 10 previous games, but in that same meeting was winning in the late 90 ‘.