Equatorial Guinea Vs Nigeria Prediction, Preview, And Betting Tips | January 14, 2024

Equatorial Guinea Vs Nigeria Prediction, Preview, And Betting Tips | January 14, 2023

Are you looking for today’s football match Equatorial Guinea Vs Nigeria Prediction? Today’s match is between Equatorial Guinea and Nigeria. Both teams will face each other at the Africa Cup of Nations Today Match on January 14, 2024, at Stade Olympique Alassane Ouattara (Abidjan).

Equatorial Guinea vs Nigeria prediction

While the actual match between Equatorial Guinea and Nigeria has already concluded with Nigeria winning 3-0, I can still offer a hypothetical ‘present tense’ prediction based on their current form and past fixtures. Here’s how it could turn out:

Nigeria dominates possession and dictates the pace, pressing high and stifling Equatorial Guinea’s offensive attempts. Their superior firepower on paper comes into play, with Osimhen causing problems in the Nzalang National defence. However, Equatorial Guinea show surprising resilience, using counterattacks and quick bursts of pace to threaten Akpeyi in the Nigerian goal.

The first half remains goalless despite constant pressure from Nigeria. Just as frustration begins to set in, Samuel Chukwueze unleashes a characteristic labyrinthine run down the right flank and pulls in a delightful cross for Victor Osimhen to head home in the 62nd minute. The first goal broke the dam, and Nigeria quickly added two more succession: one with a clinical finish from Kelechi Iheanacho and another with a late solo goal from Moses Simon.

In the end, Nigeria claimed a comfortable 3-0 victory, demonstrating their superior talent and experience. Equatorial Guinea makes a respectable effort, but lacks the firepower to truly challenge the Super Eagles.

Remember, this is purely hypothetical and the actual result of the match could have been different.

Equatorial Guinea vs Nigeria odds & betting tips

Moneyline Slant: Draw (+310)

  • Result prediction: Nigeria 1-1 Equatorial Guinea
  • Before we get behind the talented Super Eagles, we have to see it to believe it from Nigeria. They continue to fail to meet the expectations expressed by their team on paper, the latest being a 2-0 loss to 80th-placed Guinea in their pre-tournament friendly.

Nigeria vs Equatorial Guinea: the best bet

  • Choose: Half with the highest score: 1H
  • Odds: +205 (DraftKings)
  • While the African Cup of Nations is typically a low-scoring affair, and this match could fit that bill, not all low-scoring matches are created equal.

Equatorial Guinea vs. Nigeria Match Facts

  • League: Africa Cup of Nations
  • MATCH: Equatorial Guinea vs. Nigeria
  • DATE: 14 january 2024
  • VENUE: Stade Olympique Alassane Ouattara (Abidjan)
  • TIME: 06:00 (UK)

Possible starting lineups For Both Teams

Nigeria possible starting lineup:
Uzoho; Osayi-Samuel, Ajayi, Bassey, Onyemaechi; Chukwueze, Iwobi, Onyeka, Simon; Moffi, Osimhen

Equatorial Guinea possible starting lineup:
Owono; Akapo, Anieboh, Orozco, Ndong; Ganet, Bikoro; Miranda, Machin, Salvador; Nsue

Equatorial Guinea vs. Nigeria Preview

If you’re interested in learning more about the two teams and their potential future matchups, I’d be happy to give you some insights:

Equatorial Guinea:

  • Ranked 114th in the FIFA world rankings in October 2023
  • Nicknamed “Nzalang National” (National Lightning).
  • It has talented players such as striker Emilio Nsue and midfielder Juan Carlos Evuy.
  • Known for his energetic playing style and pace.
  • Looking to build on their respectable performance at AFCON 2023, where they reached the round of 16.


  • Ranked 31st in the FIFA world rankings in October 2024.
  • Nicknamed “Super Eagles”.
  • A powerhouse in African football, having won the AFCON title three times.
  • He has a wealth of talent, including Premier League stars such as Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho.
  • Aiming to bounce back from their disappointing World Cup qualifying campaign and reclaim their continental throne at AFCON 2025.

Possible future matchups:

The two teams could meet again in the AFCON 2025 qualifying stages, depending on the group draw.
There is also the possibility that they will cross paths in friendly matches or other international tournaments.

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When does Equatorial Guinea vs Nigeria kick off?

14 january 2024at 06:00 (UK)

Where is Equatorial Guinea vs. Nigeria being played?

Stade Olympique Alassane Ouattara (Abidjan)

Where can I get tickets for Equatorial Guinea vs. Nigeria?

Tickets are available on the Home Side Club website.

What time does the Equatorial Guinea vs. Nigeria match start?

06:00 (UK)

Which team will hit more goals in the Equatorial Guinea vs. Nigeria match?

Nigeria will post more Goals in this match.

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