1xBet, the trusted bookmaker, announces the highly anticipated AFCON semi-finals set to take place on February 7th,leadership reports.

Nigeria vs South Africa

1xBet identifies Nigeria as the primary favorite for the tournament, offering odds of 2.2 for its victory. The Super Eagles have showcased impressive defensive prowess, allowing only one goal in the initial rounds. Goalkeeper Stanley Nwabili has been a standout performer, keeping a clean sheet for 414 minutes. Despite their defensive strength, Nigeria’s attacking force led by Ademola Lookman remains formidable. With a perfect record against South Africa in previous AFCON encounters, Nigeria holds a significant advantage heading into the semi-finals.

On the other hand, South Africa enters the semi-finals for the first time in 24 years, exceeding expectations in the tournament. Led by coach Hugo Broos, the team relies on solid defense and the goalkeeping prowess of Ronwen Williams. While considered underdogs, South Africa has proved resilient and cannot be underestimated.

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Cote d’Ivoire vs DR Congo

In a rematch of the 2015 AFCON final, Cote d’Ivoire faces DR Congo. Cote d’Ivoire’s journey in the tournament has been akin to a dramatic comeback story, reminiscent of Rocky Balboa’s resilience. Despite initial setbacks, including a coaching change, the team rallied with immense crowd support to secure victories over Senegal and Mali. Missing key players due to suspension, Cote d’Ivoire faces a challenging but not insurmountable task against DR Congo.

DR Congo, meanwhile, has navigated through the tournament with relative calmness, securing a crucial victory over Guinea in the quarterfinals. Although not without their own challenges, including a nerve-wracking penalty shootout against Egypt, DR Congo presents a formidable challenge to Cote d’Ivoire.

With the stage set for thrilling semi-final clashes, fans are encouraged to choose their favorites and enjoy the excitement of African football with 1xBet!


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