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Egypt vs Kenya Betting Tips - Pharaohs to show superior quality over Kenyans

Egypt have won their last 5 home matches in the AFCON Qualifiers).
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Egypt are predicted to take care of business against Kenya in the AFCON Qualifiers (Getty Images)

Egypt are set to have the upper hand in their 2021 AFCON qualifier against Kenya at the Borg El Arab Stadium. Egypt are tipped to have too much quality for the struggling Kenyans.

Egypt Form

Egypt head into Thursday’s Group G opener off the back of a 1-0 victory over Liberia in a friendly in October. After a goalless first half, Hamdi Fathi came off the bench to grab the winner six minutes from time.

The Pharaohs have been in good form lately having won their two matches since crashing out of the 2019 AFCON on home soil. Hossam El Badry’s men are unbeaten in their last five AFCON qualifiers, claiming four wins in that run.

Egypt News

Mohamed Salah has not featured for the team since the AFCON tournament in Egypt and is injured here. Trezeguet is in the squad and is likely to start in attack.

Kenya Form

Kenya suffered a 1-0 defeat to Mozambique in a friendly back in October. They were punished for their profligacy in front of goal, failing to make their six attempts on target count.

The East Africans have struggled lately, failing to win any of their last five matches. Francis Kimanzi's men are also winless in their last 14 away matches in AFCON qualifying, in a poor run stretching back to 2006.

Kenya News

Striker John Avire has been handed a recall to the team after missing the defeat to Mozambique in October. He is in contention to feature in attack alongside Michael Olunga while Tottenham midfielder Victor Wanyama should start in midfield.

Egypt vs Kenya Head to Head 

Egypt have won all four previous matches against Kenya. The North Africans claimed a 1-0 victory in a friendly back in 2014.

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Mahmoud 'Trezeguet' Hassan can help guide Egypt to victory against Kenya (Getty Images)

Egypt vs Kenya Match Up 

With the pace of Trezeguet in the wide areas, the Egyptians should have too much for Kenya on Thursday. Kenya have struggled in attack lately with just one goal scored in their last four matches. 

Egypt vs Kenya Stats

  • Egypt have won their last 5 home matches (AFCON Qualifiers).
  • Kenya have lost their last 4 matches against Egypt (all competitions).

Egypt vs Kenya FAQ

Where is Egypt vs Kenya being played?

Egypt vs Kenya will take place at the Borg El Arab Stadium in Borg El Arab, Egypt.

When is Egypt vs Kenya being played?

Egypt vs Kenya will kick off at 17.00 CET on Thursday 14 November 2019.

What happened in the last Egypt vs Kenya match?

Egypt claimed a 1-0 victory over Kenya in a friendly in 2014.

Where can I watch Egypt vs Kenya live streamed online?

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Thursday’s clash is set to be a one-sided contest with Egypt tipped to continue their dominance over Kenya. I am backing the Egyptians in the -1 handicap market with Mohamed Salah expected to score.

Best Bet: Egypt -1 Handicap @1.80 at bet365 - 3 Units
Correct Score Tip: Egypt Win 2-0 @5.50 at bet365 - 1 Unit

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Kenya held Egypt to a 1-1 draw in Cairo in a game the hosts where expected to dominate. 
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