Burkina Faso VS Cape Verde ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Burkina Faso vs Cape Verde
Burkina Faso and Cape Verde play at Stade du 4 Août in a World Cup – Africa (Round 3) qualifier. In this match, the home factor could play an important role, as Burkina Faso has significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
Burkina Faso Team News
After 1 win, 3 draws and 1 loss, the home team is currently in 2nd place with 6 points earned. In the last match, they lost by (3-1) away against South Africa, after in the previous match to have drawn for (2-2) at home with Senegal. This is a stronger team when you play in your stadium, because in the last 30 games you have 4 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses as a visitor; against 6 wins and 9 draws in his stadium. Burkina Faso won 4, drew 4 and lost 2 of their last 10 home games for all competitions. His attack has scored regularly as he has scored goals in 6 of the last 7 games in this competition.
Burkina Faso vs Cape Verde Stats
Burkina Faso come to this game with a 3-1 defeat at the South African field, adding their third game without proving the taste of victory in several competitions: the only goal of the team was scored by Alain Traoré. In this game, with their fans, Paulo Duarte should confront the usual 4-2-3-1 privileges, possession of the ball and the organized attacks, looking out for the best way to create danger for his opponent. Alain Traoré is the most dangerous player of Burkina Faso, being this owner of great speed and excellent in the conduct of the ball for the attack. For this game the house manager must act with his best players.
Cape Verde Team News
After 2 wins and 3 losses, the visiting team is currently in 3rd place with 6 points. In the last match, they lost by (0-2) at home against Senegal, after the previous match, have won by (1-2) away with South Africa. This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is , has similar results at home and abroad, having scored 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 defeats in the last 30 games with a total of 15 goals scored and 17 goals conceded. Already inside the home, he won 8 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses, with a total of 21 goals scored and 13 conceded. In the last 5 matches played in all competitions, Cape Verde won 3 and lost 2. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point, having conceded goals in 6 of the last 7 games for this competition.
The Cape Verde squad come to this game with a 0-2 home defeat by Senegal, putting an end to the two straight games without proving the taste of defeat. Similar to his opponent, the Cape Verdeans failed to secure a place in the 2018 World Cup. In this away game, coach Lúcio Antunes should opt for a more cautious strategy with his lines drawn back, looking for the most counter-attack . Héldon, a player from Vitória de Guimarães, is the great highlight of Cape Verde, and this player excelled on the counterattack. For this game the coach counts on his usual choices.