While the number of teams advancing to the next round offers some hope, Egypt’s performance against Nigeria in particular has been disappointing.
They rarely bothered the Super Eagles in their Group D opener while Guinea-Bissau could regret missing a crucial penalty against Sudan.
Here’s everything you need to know before the game …
Kick-off date, time and location
The CAN meeting is scheduled to kick off at 4 p.m. GMT on Saturday, January 15, 2022.
The Roumde Adjia Stadium in Garoua will host.
Where to watch Guinea-Bissau vs Egypt
TV channel: The game will be shown on Sky Sports Football.
Direct: Sky Sports subscribers will be able to watch the match via the sky go App.
Live Blog: Get minute-by-minute updates via Standard Sport’s dedicated match blog.
Guinea-Bissau vs Egypt Team News
For Egypt, Al Ahly midfielder Amr El-Sulya could return to the squad after missing the loss to Nigeria with a calf injury.
Ahmed Fatouh, however, will be out after limping in the opener.
No major changes expected for Guinea-Bissau.
Prediction Guinea-Bissau vs Egypt
As disappointing as Egypt were in the opener, there were signs towards the end of the match that players like Mohamed Salah and Trezeguet were starting to fall behind. It would be suggesting too much that they finished strong, even if there were certainly signs of life.
History and results of face to face (h2h)