S
SEARCH
M
SW
Collect News Data
Jan 23, 2021 at 7pm UK
NamibiaNamibia
0-1
TanzaniaTanzania
 
FT(HT: 0-0)
Mussa (65')
Protas (53'), Kaseke (57'), Salum (62')
/esi/1339/6_G_1_112043/index.html?art_id=431445&game_id=112043&sport_id=1&ESI

Preview: Namibia vs. Tanzania - prediction, team news, lineups

:Headline: Preview: Namibia vs. Tanzania - prediction, team news, lineups:
Sports Mole previews Saturday's African Nations Championship clash between Namibia and Tanzania, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Sports Mole

In a fixture that could see either side exit the tournament, Namibia take on Tanzania in the Total African Nations Championship on Saturday, as both sides look to bounce back from disappointing defeats last time out.

The Brave Warriors of Namibia suffered a 3-0 thrashing at the hands of Guinea, while Tanzania fell to a 2-0 defeat against Zambia.


Match preview

Tanzania booked their place at the sixth African Nations Championship in dramatic fashion, as they edged out Sudan on penalties after a thrilling 2-2 aggregate score.

The Taifa Stars, led by Etienne Ndayiragije, opened their CHAN campaign with a disappointing 2-0 loss to the Chipolopolo of Zambia on Tuesday.

Ndayiragije was appointed head coach of the Tanzania national team in 2018, after a two-year stint with Tanzanian-based side Vital'O between 2015 and 2016

Tanzania are currently on the back of a dire eight-game winless run across all competitions, with five defeats and two draws since a 1-0 victory over Zanzibar in the CECAFA Cup.

Fellow strugglers Namibia are making only their second CHAN appearance, after defeating Madagascar 2-1 on aggregate at the Sam Nujoma Stadium in the final round of qualifiers

The Brave Warriors were the first nation to arrive in Cameroon, and they began training ahead of the tournament at the Douala Annex Stadium on December 8.

They are led by former Namibia international Bobby Samaria, who was appointed head coach in 2019, following spells with Black Africa, Africa Stars and United Africa Tigers

In their Group D opener, the 2009 finalists suffered a 3-0 humbling to Guinea at the Stade Omnisports de Limbe, as they failed to impress at both ends of the pitch.

This loss brings the Brave Warriors' winless run to five, as they have failed to taste victory since their 2-1 win over Chad in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in 2019.

Since his appointment, Bobby Samaria has struggled for results, averaging one point per game with two wins and four defeats in eight outings.

Namibia African Nations Championship form: L
Namibia form (all competitions): WLDLLL

Tanzania African Nations Championship form: L
Tanzania form (all competitions): LLLDDL


Team News

Namibia have a clean bill of health going into this fixture, after an injury-free outing last time out.

Bobby Samaria could make some alterations to his starting XI, as he seeks to make amends for the round one defeat to Guinea.

Ayubu Lyanga is the only guaranteed absentee for Tanzania, after picking up an injury last time out, meaning that Adam Omar Adam could be handed his first start of the competition.

Head coach Etienne Ndayiragije could revert to his preferred 4-1-3-2 formation, after opting for a 4-1-4-1 in the defeat to Zambia

Namibia possible starting lineup:
Maova; Ngaruka, Martin, Kamberipa, Petrus; Limbondi, Papama, Fredericks, Heita; Ambrosius, Kambindu

Tanzania possible starting lineup:
Manula; Kapombe, Mwamnyeto, Protus, Manyama; Majogoro; Mhilu, Salum, Kikoti, Adam; Nchimbi


We say: Namibia 1-1 Tanzania

A close contest is expected at the Stade Omnisports de Limbe due to the high stakes of the results. Both sides will aim to cancel out each other in order to keep alive their chances of making it to the next round.


Top betting tip

Our expert tipster partners at Sporita.com are predicting over 1.5 goals in this match. Click here to find out what else they are predicting for this game and for more of their tried-and-tested football tips.Over 1.5:data



body check tags ::

amp_article__431445 : Collect and Make Data not in DataBase  : 
last updated article - 2021-01-21 22:06:19:
html db last update - 2021-03-01 00:59:43 :

ex - 7200 : read : write cache and make html
Read more!
Share this article now:

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
UC
Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Premier League Table
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City26195252163662
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd26148453322150
3Leicester CityLeicester26154745301549
4West Ham UnitedWest Ham2613674031945
5Chelsea26128641251644
6Liverpool26127747341343
7Everton2412483733440
8Tottenham HotspurSpurs25116841271439
9Aston Villa24123938261239
10Arsenal26114113427737
11Leeds UnitedLeeds26112134344-135
12Wolverhampton WanderersWolves2697102733-634
13Crystal Palace2696112943-1433
14Southampton2586113143-1230
15Burnley2677121834-1628
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton26511102633-726
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2675142744-1726
18Fulham26411112132-1123
19West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom2638152055-3517
20Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd2632211543-2811
Scroll for more - Tap for full version

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
UC
Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Premier League Table
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City26195252163662
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd26148453322150
3Leicester CityLeicester26154745301549
4West Ham UnitedWest Ham2613674031945
5Chelsea26128641251644
6Liverpool26127747341343
7Everton2412483733440
8Tottenham HotspurSpurs25116841271439
9Aston Villa24123938261239
10Arsenal26114113427737
11Leeds UnitedLeeds26112134344-135
12Wolverhampton WanderersWolves2697102733-634
13Crystal Palace2696112943-1433
14Southampton2586113143-1230
15Burnley2677121834-1628
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton26511102633-726
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2675142744-1726
18Fulham26411112132-1123
19West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom2638152055-3517
20Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd2632211543-2811
Scroll for more - Tap for full version
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
X

We value your privacy

A part of our GDPR compliance we need to ask for your consent. We and our partners use technology such as cookies on Sports Mole to personalise content and ads, provide social media features, and analyse our traffic. Click below to consent to the use of this technology on Sports Mole.