Ghana vs Benin, Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – Preview, Prediction, Match Details and Live Streaming
The Black Stars of Ghana were held to a goalless draw by South Africa in their last warm-up match before AFCON 2019. The outcome implies that the Ghanaian national team heads to Egypt without a success in the pre-competition friendlies they were associated with.
Ghana vs Benin Team News
Ghana qualified for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations by topping their qualifying group in front of Kenya. They have a phenomenal ongoing record of diving deep into the competition at the Africa Cup of Nations having come to in any event the semi-finals in each edition since 2008.
Ghana arrived in Cairo on Friday after a three-week training camp in the United Arab Emirates where they rounded off their arrangements with a 0-0 draw against South Africa.
The connection between their record goalscorer Asamoah Gyan and the mentor has been in the spotlight with Gyan having retired from international football in March after the captaincy of the national team was detracted from him, just to turn around his choice a day later after the nation’s president asked him to rethink.
Benin endured to the finals for the first time since 2010 by completing as runners-up behind Algeria in their qualifying group, and they earned an outstanding 1-0 triumph against Algeria during the campaign.
They still can’t seem to win a match at the Africa Cup of Nations with one draw and eight defeats from their past nine matches.
Benin’s most topped player and captain Stephane Sessegnon, who presently plays in Turkey for Genclerbirligi, is suspended this game because of an accumulation of yellow cards grabbed during their qualifying campaign.
Ghana vs Benin Match Prediction
Ghana are very much polished at going far into the competition at the Africa Cup of Nations and they will hope to begin the 2019 AFCON with a triumph against Benin who are showing up since 2010. Benin have always lost a match at the finals previously and will be debilitated for this game by the nonappearance of their captain Stephane Sessegnon, and even at full strength they would have an extreme errand in upsetting Ghana. Benin pulled off a noteworthy success against Algeria during qualifying however that was on home soil. Ghana are relied upon to utilize their additional experience and skill to great impact which will empower them to leave away with the three points.
Here’s how individuals can watch the Ghana vs Benin match and what to know:
When is Ghana vs Benin match happening?
The Ghana vs Benin match will happen on Tuesday 25thJune, 2019 – 21:00 (UK).
Where is Ghana vs Benin happening?
The Ghana vs Benin match will be played at Ismailia Stadium, Ismailia.
What TV channel is Ghana vs Benin on?
This match will be broadcast live on Eurosport 2.
Where can people stream Ghana vs Benin?
In Africa, SuperSport 4 and 10 will broadcast the match and the opening ceremony.
Elsewhere: Eurosport Player (UK) and beIN Sports Connect (U.S.).