Zambia vs Ivory Coast (AFCON Qualifiers): Betting Odds, Tips, Lineups, H2H, Standings, and Live Streaming

12 July 2024

In this guide, you can learn about the expected lineups and forms of the Ivory Coast vs Zambia. Below you’ll find everything you need to know about this AFCON betting fixture and some betting tips for the game. So, if you wish to know more, keep reading.

Zambia vs Ivory Coast

Zambia AFCON Qualifiers Upcoming Matches

After Zambia faces Ivory Coast in June, it will have another important qualifiers match in September.

The last fixture of the AFCON qualifiers is Comoros against Zambia, Comoros being the third-ranked team in Group H. In their previous match-up, Zambia won 2-1.

The Ivory Coast, on the other hand, will be taking on Lesotho in their last Group H game. Lesotho is currently in fourth place, having gained just one point in the four games they’ve played.

Zambia vs Ivory Coast AFCON Qualifiers

Below you can find some betting tips that should be taken into account when placing bets on this game.

Over 2.5 Goals

When it comes to Zambia vs Ivory Coast predictions, there will most likely be plenty of goals. As a result, this betting tip will probably be the one that punters wager on the most.

Moreover, the last two matches between them yielded nine goals altogether, so it wouldn’t be shocking to witness three or more in this one.


For Zambia vs Ivory Coast game, many bettors are likely to wager on the BTTS bet. These two teams will strive for victory, which should lead to a few goals from both teams.

Furthermore, in their previous match, both teams scored at least one goal, a feat that they could repeat in June.

Zambia Could Be More Motivated

When betting on this match, punters should keep in mind that Zambia is currently ranking second in the group. Therefore, there is a chance that they could be more motivated to win than Ivory Coast.

Zambia Analysis

The Zambian national side has experienced success in their last two matches ending their streak of four consecutive losses. Moreover, they have gathered 9 points from four games in Group H of the AFCON qualification stage, with victories over Lesotho and Comoros.

Unfortunately, their opening match of the group was a 3-1 loss to Ivory Coast.

Ivory Coast Analysis

The Ivory Coast, who are set to host the upcoming AFCON tournament, has had a strong recent run of results.

In their last five games across all competitions, they have achieved three wins, one draw, and one loss. During this time, Ivory Coast has put 8 goals past their opposition and conceded three.

Recently, the team hasn’t kept a clean sheet, but still, they have been solid at the defence. Their most recent defeat came against Algeria back in January, which ended in a 1-0 win for the latter after Mahious scored a penalty during stoppage time.

Expected Lineups

It is expected that the two teams will each field their strongest lineups for the upcoming match. Zambia could line up with Nsabata in goal, Chepeshi, Mwape, Musonda, and Kabwe forming the defensive line.

Banda, Kangwa, Sakala, and Banda in midfield, and Daka and Sakala up front.

The Ivory Coast could feature Folly in goal and Singo, Bailly, Gbamin, and Konan in the back. Aholou, Kessie, Sangare, and Diallo are in the midfield, and Haller and Kouame are up top.

Zambia vs Ivory Coast FAQs

If you have any more questions about this match, have a look at the most frequently asked questions below.

The match will be held on 12th June at 6 pm, Zambian time.

Players can watch Zambia vs Ivory Coast match on the Betway live streaming service.

Zambia has won 2 games against Ivory Coast.

Zambia vs Ivory Coast odds are yet to be revealed.