Nigeria - Ghana betting tip & odds comparison 29.03.2022
Gameweek 2 in the WC-Quali. Africa will see the clash between Nigeria and Ghana at Abuja National Stadium. Kick-off time is at 7:00 PM on Mar 29, 2022, and the match will be refereed by Sadok Selmi. In our preview of Nigeria vs. Ghana we will provide you with all the important facts and stats for this WC-Quali. Africa fixture. Let’s start by having a look at the current form of the two teams involved.
In their last five WC-Quali. Africa encounters, Nigeria managed to get 1 win against Ghana, while Ghana scored 1 win. On 3 occasions, there was no winner. If we focus exclusively on the home games that Nigeria played against Ghana in the WC-Quali. Africa, we get the following record: 3 wins for Nigeria, 1 draw and 1 win for Ghana.
Nigeria and Ghana will renew hostilities when they clash in Abuja on Tuesday. Having played out a barren draw in Kumasi, both sides head into this tie knowing anything short of victory means they would not join the train to Qatar.
For the Super Eagles, they can’t afford to lose against arch West African rivals on their home turf. As they search for a 6th World Cup ticket, we expect Nigeria to be highly motivated here.
The Black Stars on the other hand will be in hunt for a 4th appearance at the global showpiece. With what is at stake, we predict an intense tie. Our betting tips for today will be drawn from Paripesa and Betboro.
The Eagles would be hoping for a better performance than the showing they had away from home last Friday. Heading into that tie, the Eagles were considered favorites, however, Ghana controlled the action, drawing nice saves from Francis Uzoho.
Nigeria will be counting on the array of talent in their forward line to pick the required 3 points here. Following an early exit at the AFCON, a World Cup ticket would definitely put smiles on the faces of Nigerian fans.
The black stars are desperate to re-establish their status as West African football power house. Their performance in the reverse fixture showed determination and resilience. Despite their poor run before that games, the Ghanaians dictated the pace of the game and kept Nigeria at bay.
In this tie, they will hope to replicate that performance as they gun for a first World Cup ticket since Brazil 2014.
- COACH Austin Eguavoen
- MISSING PLAYER Iwobi (Susoended) Nididi (Hamstring)
- J. Ayew
- COACH Otto Ado
- MISSING PLAYER None
OUR PREDICTIONS FOR NIGERIA Vs GHANA
The rivalry between Nigeria and Ghana is quite huge. In fact, the barren draw in Kumasi was the 19th in 50 clashes between both sides, with the Black Stars edging the head-to-head with 21 victories so far.
In this tie, both sides would be hoping to earn one of the five slots available to Africa, which will in turn translate to bragging rights.
Given what is at stake, we expect an intense game producing a first half draw. Paripesa has odd of 1.79 for this first betting strategy.
Nigeria head into this game on the back of just one defeat in their last 43 World Cup qualifying matches. That was a 1-0 loss to the Central African Republic last year.
Although, Ghana will be highly motivated here, based on their current form, we expect Nigeria to qualify at the end. We believe you can make good returns with Betboro Ghana odds of 1.77.