Register Login Scores

Starting XI: Tunisia v Equatorial Guinea

Africa Cup of Nations - Quarterfinals 
 
Teams: Tunisia v Equatorial Guinea
 
Date: 31 January 2015
 
Venue: Estadio de Bate
 
Africa Cup of Nations hosts, Equatorial Guinea, and Tunisia will be vying for a spot in the semifinals when they lock horns on Saturday night.
 
The match is scheduled to get underway at 21h00.
 
Equatorial Guinea secured their spot in the last eight a with a 2-1 win over Group A favourites Gabon, courtesy of goals from Javier Balbao and Ivan Edu Salvador.
 
Tunisia, meanwhile, booked their place in the quarterfinals after topping Group B ahead of Congo DR and Cape Verde.
 
Defender Diosdado Mbele could return to the Tunisian line-up after serving a one-game suspension.
 
This will be the first time these two nations will meet at the Nations Cup, while they last time they faced off, Tunisia ran out 3-1 winners in a 2014 World Cup qualifying clash.
 
Here's how they line up:
 
Tunisia: Mathlouthi, Youssef, Abdennour, Ragued, Chikhaoui (c), Maaloul, Sassi, Mathlouthi, Khazri, Akachi, Yakoubi
 
Equatorial Guinea: Ovono, Gomez, Mangue, Travieso, Bosio, Lopez (c), Balboa, Aquerico, Viera, Esono
 
 

nextarticle

DRC Book Semi-Final Spot After Remarkable Comeback

200 comments

Top 5

Rhulani On Lorch: That Behaviour Won't Be Condoned

102 Nov 26, 2019 10:32 PM in Orlando Pirates

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

13 Nov 24, 2019 07:17 PM in World News

Middendorp Chooses His Own MOTM, Snubs Nurkovic

61 Nov 27, 2019 10:41 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

CR7 Teammate Makes Shocking Ballon d'Or Accusation

70 Dec 03, 2019 04:32 PM in Real Madrid

Pitso: The Trophy Is In Chloorkop!

186 Nov 25, 2019 10:41 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Messi Wins 2019 World's Best Playmaker Award, CR7 Not In Top 10

25 Dec 01, 2019 01:26 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Killer Rides: A Look At Mphela’s Luxury Motor Evolution

2 Dec 02, 2019 09:14 AM in Stars & Their Cars

Best XI To Never Win The Ballon d'Or

16 Dec 04, 2019 07:22 PM in Ballon d’Or

CR7 Teammate Makes Shocking Ballon d'Or Accusation

70 Dec 03, 2019 04:32 PM in Real Madrid

TKO Match Officials Lauded!

25 Nov 25, 2019 01:41 PM in Telkom Knockout

9 Players Who Left Barca Because Of Messi

27 Nov 03, 2019 10:21 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Sirino Could Miss Final If Fixture Postponed…

13 Nov 25, 2019 12:01 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

The Highest-Paid Player At Each EPL Club Revealed

20 Sep 15, 2019 07:15 PM in Cadbury

Motaung Apologises For Chiefs’ ‘Shocking Performance’

161 Nov 25, 2019 01:00 PM in Kaizer Chiefs