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Africa Cup of Nations Qualification predictions, the most accurate football prediction

Round 1/8
Home team - Away team
1
×
2
Betimate
Correct score
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
14
16
70
2
1 - 2
3.88
1.43
44
30
26
1
1 - 0
2.1
2.27
Home team - Away team
Under
Over
Betimate
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
25.81
74.19
Over
3.88
1.48
65.04
34.96
Under
2.1
1.3
Home team - Away team
No
Yes
Betimate
Correct score
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
36
64
Yes
1 - 2
3.88
2.28
59
41
No
1 - 0
2.1
2.17
Home team - Away team
Probability in%
Betimate
Correct score
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
51%
Home
+2
1 - 2
3.88
1.01
56%
Away
0
1 - 0
2.1
1.11
Home team - Away team
1
×
2
Betimate
Correct score
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
48
37
15
1
1 - 0
1.32
2.08
Postponed
78
19
3
1
1 - 0
1.9
1.28
Postponed
62
35
3
1
1 - 0
1.12
1.61
Postponed
77
15
8
1
3 - 0
3.11
1.3
Postponed
80
18
2
1
1 - 0
1.99
1.25
Postponed
79
21
0
1
1 - 0
1.53
1.27
Postponed
95
5
0
1
3 - 0
3.36
1.05
Postponed
53
41
6
1
1 - 0
1.02
1.89
Postponed
35
41
24
X
0 - 0
1.23
2.44
55
29
16
1
1 - 0
1.9
1.82
Postponed
Home team - Away team
Under
Over
Betimate
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
85.23
14.77
Under
1.32
1.7
Postponed
70.45
29.55
Under
1.9
1.4
Postponed
89.55
10.45
Under
1.12
1.79
Postponed
40.02
59.98
Over
3.11
1.19
Postponed
68.07
31.93
Under
1.99
1.36
Postponed
79.96
20.04
Under
1.53
1.6
Postponed
34.79
65.21
Over
3.36
1.3
Postponed
91.6
8.4
Under
1.02
1.83
Postponed
87.43
12.57
Under
1.23
1.74
70.55
29.45
Under
1.9
1.41
Postponed
Home team - Away team
No
Yes
Betimate
Correct score
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
81
19
No
1 - 0
1.32
2.61
Postponed
89
11
No
1 - 0
1.9
2.77
Postponed
95
5
No
1 - 0
1.12
2.91
Postponed
56
44
No
3 - 0
3.11
2.12
Postponed
89
11
No
1 - 0
1.99
2.77
Postponed
100
0
No
1 - 0
1.53
3
Postponed
93
7
No
3 - 0
3.36
2.86
Postponed
92
8
No
1 - 0
1.02
2.84
Postponed
80
20
No
0 - 0
1.23
2.59
68
32
No
1 - 0
1.9
2.35
Postponed
Home team - Away team
Probability in%
Betimate
Correct score
Avg. goals
Odds
Score
52%
Away
0
1 - 0
1.32
1.04
Postponed
51%
Away
+1
1 - 0
1.9
1.02
Postponed
62%
Home
0
1 - 0
1.12
1.24
Postponed
54%
Home
-1
3 - 0
3.11
1.08
Postponed
51%
Home
-1
1 - 0
1.99
1.02
Postponed
55%
Away
+1
1 - 0
1.53
1.09
Postponed
60%
Away
+3
3 - 0
3.36
1.19
Postponed
53%
Home
0
1 - 0
1.02
1.06
Postponed
65%
Away
0
0 - 0
1.23
1.3
55%
Home
0
1 - 0
1.9
1.09
Postponed

BASIC INFORMATION ABOUT AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS QUALIFICATION

Africa Cup of Nations is the main international men’s association football competition in Africa, which is organized every two years. To have the most impressive matches in the final games, the 24 best teams from the Qualification are thoroughly selected. Today, we will find out more about the Africa Cup of Nations Qualification as well as its structure to prepare for a perfect championship.

WHAT IS THE AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS?

Before finding out about the Africa Cup of Nations Qualification, let’s explore the most basic information about this competition!  The official name of the cup is the CAF Africa Cup of Nations. It is also called the CAN, AFCON, or the Total Cup of Nations. This is the major international men’s association football competition in Africa, administered by the Confederation of African Football (CAF). 

The competition was first held in 1957. Since 1968, it has been organized every two years, then switched to odd-numbered years in 2013. The number of participating teams in the finals reached 16 in 1998. As of 20 July 2017, the Cup was moved from January to June and expanded from 16 to 24 teams. 

 

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Egypt is the most successful nation in the cup’s history with 7 times winning the title. The current champion is Algeria with their second title in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

WHAT IS THE AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS QUALIFICATION?

Matches of the Africa Cup of Nations Qualification are organized by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to determine the teams participating in the final games of the African Cup of Nations. The tournament’s process lasts nearly 2 years to find out a total of the 24 best teams competing in the finals. 

The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations Qualification this year is the 33rd edition of the cup. The matches have taken place from 9 October 2019 to June 2021. There were 52 teams entering the competition, including the hosts Cameroon. Whereas, Eritrea and Somalia did not take part in the Qualification.  

HOW IS THE FORMAT OF THE AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS QUALIFICATION?

To show you the clearest details of the Africa Cup of Nations fixtures, we will mention the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations Qualification from now on.

Schedule

The draw took place on 18 July 2019 in Cairo, Egypt. Teams were seeded based on their June 2019 FIFA World Rankings. All 44 teams from Pot 1 to Pot 4 directly qualified for the group stage while teams in Pot 5 had to compete at the Preliminary Round so as to advance to the Group Stage. 

Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, all matches from Matchday 3 had been postponed. On 30 June 2020, the CAF announced the rescheduling of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations to January 2022, with new dates to be arranged at a later date. The matches in order to find out AFCON qualifiers were now to be completed by March 2021. On 31 March 2021, it was confirmed that the final tournament will take place on 6 February 2022, one year after its initially scheduled start date. 

 

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Preliminary Round

All eight teams of Pot 5 were drawn into 4 ties and played in a two-legged format (home and away). The four winners of the round advanced to the group stage in A4, B4, C4, and D4 positions to compete with 44 teams that were directly qualified. 

Those 4 teams are Chad, South Sudan, São Tomé and Príncipe, and Gambia

Group Stage

The 48 teams were put into 12 groups of 4 teams each (from Group A to Group L). In each group, there would be 2 teams with the highest results qualifying for the final tournament. The host of this season, Cameroon, joined the qualifiers with the best team in their group regardless of its ranking. 

Teams’ results were ranked by points. There were 3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, and no points for a loss. If tied on points, rules of the goal difference, goals scored, away goals are given to determine the winners. 

The below Africa Cup of Nations table is the list of 24 qualifiers for the final tournament in 2021.

24 Qualifier for the AFCON 2021

Team

Method of

qualification

Date of

qualification

Finals

appearance

Last

appearance

Previous best

performance

Mali

Group A winners

17 November 2020

12th

2019

Runners-up (1972)

Guinea

Group A runners-up

24 March 2021

13th

2019

Runners-up (1976)

Burkina Faso

Group B winners

24 March 2021

12th

2017

Runners-up (2013)

Malawi

Group B runners-up

29 March 2021

3rd

2010

Group stage (1984, 2010)

Ghana

Group C winners

25 March 2021

23rd

2019

Winners (1963, 1965, 1978, 1982)

Sudan

Group C runners-up

28 March 2021

9th

2012

Winners (1970)

Gambia

Group D winners

25 March 2021

1st

None

Debut

Gabon

Group D runners-up

25 March 2021

8th

2017

Quarter-finals (1996, 2012)

Morocco

Group E winners

26 March 2021

18th

2019

Winners (1976)

Mauritania

Group E runners-up

30 March 2021

2nd

2019

Group stage (2019)

Cameroon

Hosts / Group F

winners

8 January 2019

20th

2019

Winners (1984, 1988, 2000, 2002, 2017)

Cape Verde

Group F runners-up

30 March 2021

3rd

2015

Quarter-finals (2013)

Egypt

Group G winners

25 March 2021

25th

2019

Winners (1957, 1959, 1986, 1998, 2006, 2008, 2010)

Comoros

Group G runners-up

25 March 2021

1st

None

Debut

Algeria

Group H winners

16 November 2020

19th

2019

Winners (1990, 2019)

Zimbabwe

Group H runners-up

25 March 2021

5th

2019

Group stage (2004, 2006, 2017, 2019)

Senegal

Group I winners

15 November 2020

16th

2019

Runners-up (2002, 2019)

Guinea-Bissau

Group I runners-up

30 March 2021

3rd

2019

Group stage (2017, 2019)

Tunisia

Group J winners

17 November 2020

20th

2019

Winners (2004)

Equatorial Guinea

Group J runners-up

25 March 2021

3rd

2015

Fourth place (2015)

Ivory Coast

Group K winners

26 March 2021

24th

2019

Winners (1992, 2015)

Ethiopia

Group K runners-up

30 March 2021

11th

2013

Winners (1962)

Nigeria

Group L winners

27 March 2021

19th

2019

Winners (1980, 1994, 2013)

Qualification tournament

At the finals, 24 teams will be arranged into 6 groups of four. Teams in each group will play a single round-robin. The top two teams of each group and the four highest-ranked third-placed teams will qualify for the Round of 16

Then, quarter-finals and semi-finals will take place. The semi-final losers will compete in a third-place match while the semi-final winners will contest the Africa Cup of Nations final

TOP 10 BEST TEAMS IN THE AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS

Top 10 Best teams in the Africa Cup of Nations

Team

Winners

Runners-up

Third place

Fourth place

Total

Egypt

7

2

3

3

15

Cameroon

5

2

1

1

9

Ghana

4

5

1

4

14

Nigeria

3

4

8

0

15

Ivory Coast

2

2

4

2

10

Algeria

2

1

2

2

7

DR Congo

2

0

2

1

5

Zambia

1

2

3

0

6

Tunisia

1

2

1

3

7

Sudan

1

2

1

0

4

 

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REFERENCE SOURCES

  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2021_Africa_Cup_of_Nations
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Africa_Cup_of_Nations
Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2023, Group B
Overall table PTS GP W D L GF GA +/-
1 Burkina Faso 6 2 2 0 0 5 1 4
2 Cape Verde Islands 3 2 1 0 1 2 2 0
3 Eswatini 1 2 0 1 1 3 5 -2
4 Togo 1 2 0 1 1 2 4 -2
Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2023, Group C
Overall table PTS GP W D L GF GA +/-
1 Cameroon 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 1
2 Namibia 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0
3 Burundi 1 2 0 1 1 1 2 -1
4 Kenya 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2023, Group D
Overall table PTS GP W D L GF GA +/-
1 Ethiopia 3 2 1 0 1 3 2 1
2 Malawi 3 2 1 0 1 2 2 0
3 Guinea 3 2 1 0 1 1 1 0
4 Egypt 3 2 1 0 1 1 2 -1
Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2023, Group E
Overall table PTS GP W D L GF GA +/-
1 Ghana 4 2 1 1 0 4 1 3
2 Angola 4 2 1 1 0 3 2 1
3 Central African Rep 1 2 0 1 1 2 3 -1
4 Madagascar 1 2 0 1 1 1 4 -3
Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2023, Group F
Overall table PTS GP W D L GF GA +/-
1 Algeria 6 2 2 0 0 4 0 4
2 Niger 2 2 0 2 0 2 2 0
3 Tanzania 1 2 0 1 1 1 3 -2
4 Uganda 1 2 0 1 1 1 3 -2
Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2023, Group G
Overall table PTS GP W D L GF GA +/-
1 Mali 6 2 2 0 0 7 1 6
2 Congo 3 2 1 0 1 1 4 -3
3 Gambia 3 2 1 0 1 1 1 0
4 South Sudan 0 2 0 0 2 1 4 -3
Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2023, Group H
Overall table PTS GP W D L GF GA +/-
1 Ivory Coast 4 2 1 1 0 3 1 2
2 Zambia 3 2 1 0 1 3 4 -1
3 Comoros 3 2 1 0 1 3 2 1
4 Lesotho 1 2 0 1 1 0 2 -2
Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2023, Group I
Overall table PTS GP W D L GF GA +/-
1 Mauritania 4 2 1 1 0 3 0 3
2 Gabon 4 2 1 1 0 1 0 1
3 Sudan 3 2 1 0 1 2 4 -2
4 Congo DR 0 2 0 0 2 1 3 -2
Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2023, Group J
Overall table PTS GP W D L GF GA +/-
1 Tunisia 4 2 1 1 0 4 0 4
2 Equatorial Guinea 3 2 1 0 1 2 4 -2
3 Libya 3 2 1 0 1 1 2 -1
4 Botswana 1 2 0 1 1 0 1 -1
Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2023, Group K
Overall table PTS GP W D L GF GA +/-
1 Morocco 6 2 2 0 0 4 1 3
2 Zimbabwe 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 South Africa 0 1 0 0 1 1 2 -1
4 Liberia 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2
Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2023, Group L
Overall table PTS GP W D L GF GA +/-
1 Senegal 6 2 2 0 0 4 1 3
2 Mozambique 4 2 1 1 0 2 1 1
3 Rwanda 1 2 0 1 1 1 2 -1
4 Benin 0 2 0 0 2 1 4 -3
Africa Cup of Nations Qualification 2023, Group A
Overall table PTS GP W D L GF GA +/-
1 Nigeria 6 2 2 0 0 12 1 11
2 Mauritius 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Guinea-Bissau 4 2 1 1 0 7 3 4
3 Sierra Leone 1 2 0 1 1 3 4 -1
4 Sao Tome e Principe 0 2 0 0 2 1 15 -14