Senegal VS South Africa ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Senegal vs South Africa
Senegal and South Africa are playing at the Stade Léopold Sédar Senghor in a match for the World Cup – Africa Qualifiers (Round 3). The record of direct confrontations of the last 3 years between the two teams could not be more balanced, since there was 1 tie and 1 victory for each team of the last 3 times that they met. In this match the home factor could play a decisive role, as South Africa has shown differences in performance in their games at home and as a visitor.
Senegal Team News
The home team is currently in 1st place with 11 points earned after 3 wins and 2 draws. In the penultimate match, he won away to Cape Verde by (0-2). In the last match, he won off to South Africa by (0-2). This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 matches has recorded 8 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses as a visitor, with 22 goals scored and 17 conceded, against 11 victories and 4 draws at home with 30 goals scored and 6 conceded. In the last 10 home games, Senegal have 6 wins, 3 draws and 1 defeat.
In this competition, he has not lost 7 games. The defense has been in good shape and has only conceded goals in 2 of the last 7 games, and his attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to achieve in 6 of the last 7 games in this competition.
Senegal vs South Africa Stats
Senegal come to this game with a positive victory over South Africa, 0-2, to score the second consecutive victory in this competition: the goals were scored by Sakho and Mkhize (goal against). Usually coach Aliou Cissé runs the ball after a corner, firing from the edge of the box, but the referee shows an attack on the wall. Sadio Mané is one of the great highlights of this selection, being this very fast and magnificent player in the 1 to 1. For this game the coach must keep the same eleven of the last game.
South Africa Team News
The visiting team is currently in 4th place with 4 points, after 1 win, 1 draw and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, he won at home to Burkina Faso by (3-1). In the last match, lost at home to Senegal by (0-2). This is a team that curiously has been stronger outside than at home, because in the last 30 games it registers 7 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses as a visitor; against 6 wins, 6 draws and 3 losses in his stadium. His last game as a visitor to this competition ended with a 2-1 loss to Cape Verde. In the last 8 games as a visitor South Africa won 3, drew 3 and lost 2. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 6 of the last 7 games, but his attack has regularly scored, as he has scored goals in 6 of the last 7 games for this competition. There is a tendency for there to be goals in their away games, as 8 of their last 8 matches have ended with over 1.5 goals.
South Africa’s side arrive in this game with a defeat against their opponents in this match, adding to their fourth defeat in the last five games. It is worth noting that Senegal has already secured their presence in the 2018 World Cup. In this away game coach Stuart Baxter should keep the team at 4-2-3-1 with Percy Tau being the most advanced man: this player is very competent in the finalization. For this game the coach can not count on suspension player Zungu.