Algerian coach Djamel Belmadi
Saturday Jan 15, 2022. 16:00
Kick-off is at 9:00 pm CAT.
This Group E match is set to take place at the Stade Omnisport de Douala in Cameroon’s economic capital, Douala.
The defending champions will pin their hopes of defeating the National Thunder on their inspirational captain Riyad Mahrez, who is one of the best African footballers.
The National Thunder are placed at the bottom of group standings and they are now hoping to cause a major upset by defeating a formidable Algeria side.
Emilio Esue is the player to watch out for in the Equatorial Guinea team with the right-back-cum-forward played in the English Premier League and Spanish La Liga.
This will be the first competitive meeting between Algeria and Equatorial Guinea.