Morocco vs Ghana: prediction for the Africa Cup of Nations match
Morocco square off against Ghana in the first round of the Africa Cup of Nations group stage on January 10. Who will be the winner in this match? Look out for our predictions in the article below.
The Morocco national football team is a formidable force in African football. Morocco had a great year and enjoyed a 12-game winning streak before losing to Algeria in a penalty-kick shootout in the Arab Cup quarterfinals. The Atlas Lions qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations from the first line in their group, and they also won all the matches of the second round of the 2022 World Cup qualification, thus confidently advancing to the next round.
Ghana can't boast the same results, but they also have been solid in the last year. The Black Stars qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations from the first line, too, and topped their group in the second round of the World Cup qualifiers. Milovan Rajevac's men defeated South Africa in the last qualifying match (1:0), and then lost to Algeria in a friendly (0:3).
This score was recorded in 3 of the last 7 games of Morocco.
Morocco scored 4 first-half goals in the last 5 games.
This bet played in 4 out of 5 head-to-head games.
This is one of the central games of the first matchday at the Africa Cup of Nations. Both sides are powerful enough to progress to the next rounds of the tournament, but we believe that the Atlas Lions have an edge here. Morocco had a fantastic year and look solid in each line. A close fight is on the cards, as both teams will strive to deliver a good performance in the opening round, but we are predicting a victory for Morocco.
Our prediction - Morocco to win
Considering the attacking potential of both teams, we are expecting a large number of chances and more than two goals scored in the upcoming fixture.
Second bet - total over 2 goals