AFCON Match Preview : Morocco vs Ivory Coast


Their previous meetings puts Ivory Coast in the fore front, they are unbeaten against Morocco in their previous 6 games.

The Ivorians have won 3 of their last 6 games against Morocco and drawn 3 games.

Ivory Coast have conceded just 3 goals against Morocco, also they have only scored 6 against the Atlas Lion.

Team News

Ivory Coast – will face Atlas Lion of Morocco at Stade d’Oyem in what seems like a must win game for the Ivorians. Place your Bet on 

The Ivorians were tipped among the favourites to win the competition by many pundits, but the first 2 games seems to be saying otherwise. They drew their first 2 games against Togo and DR Congo and are in the 3rd spot in group C behind Morocco and DR Congo.

The Ivorians have a hard task at hand as they face a well-organized Morocco in their final game of the group stage. Anything less than a win in this game will hinder the Ivorians from qualifying for the knockout stages


Morocco – showed a brave performance in their 2nd game as they came from behind to beat Togolese team 3-1. They are now in the 2nd spot in group C with 3 points to their name.

Morocco will be hoping to win the Ivorians to ensure their qualification for the nest round of the competition. However, a draw in this fixture can still put them through depending in result of Togo vs DR Congo.

Match Facts

Wilfried Bony and team captain Serey Die scored in the second group game against the DRC and will once again be key to Ivory Coast getting anything in the game.

Morocco have improved with each passing game in the competition as Herve Renard goes in search for a hat-trick of AFCON titles.

A draw might be good enough for the Morocco but they definitely won’t go into the game against Ivory Coast with that mindset as it may prove counter-productive.

NaijaBet Odd


As at this post Morocco  has 3.65 odd to win the match on NaijaBet  while Ivory Coast has 2.15 odd to win the match also, while the odd to draw the match is 3.03.

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