Burkina Faso Vs Congo: Live (African cup of Nations 2015)

by Nicholas Salgado | Posted on Friday, January 2nd, 2015 | 0

Surprise package of the last AF Con tournaments Burkina Faso will play at African Cup of Nations with Congo. The match will start from 20:00 Local Time (+3 GMT). Watch this AFCON match at SABC, Fox International Channels, NHK, Mali’s TV Channel ORTM, Sky Sports of New Zealand’s and so on.

Matches Full Details:

Competition Of: African Cup of Nations

Match of: Group A

Burkina Faso Vs Congo

Match Between: Burkina Faso Vs Congo (live online stream will be available to provide free watch here with tsmplug with Euro Sport TV channel on match time)

Year: 2015

Match Date: 25 January, 2015

Kick-off at: 20:00 (+3 GMT) Equatorial Guinea’s Local Time

Broadcasts TV Channel:

ORTM (Mali), RTS (Senegal), ESPN (USA), GTV (Ghana), Sky Sports (New Zealand), ITV4 (UK), SABC (South Africa), Eurosport (Europe-wide), Sports TV ( Brazil)

Starting XI:

Burkina Faso:

Germain sanou (GK), Issa Gouo, Benjamin Balima, Steeve Yago, Paul Koulibaly, Bertrand Traore, Florent Rouamba, Charles Kabore (C) , Issiaka Ouedraogo, Bertrand Traore, Aristide Bance,


Pavelh Ndzila (GK), Marvin Baudry, Grâce Itoua, Boris Moubhibo, Arnold Bouka Moutou, Hardy Binguila, Sagesse Babélé, Kevin Koubemba, Francis Litsingi, Thievy Bifouma, Ladislas Douniama (FW).

Head to Head of Burkina Faso VS Congo:

Burkina Faso never played against Congo at the African Cup of Nations. They have played just 5 matches before this match. The first match was on 1984 at Upper Volta Tournament, which end at 0-0 goal score line. Burkina Faso won 2 matches out of 5 matches against Congo since 1984 in any tournaments. The first success comes for Congo over Burkina Faso at 1999 in a 4 nation’s tournament by 3-1 goals. This is the highest aggregate between this 2. And also the biggest win by Congo. The biggest win by Burkina Faso is 3-0 goals in an International Friendly match at 2010. Last year at the last match, Burkina Faso won by 1-0 goals at FIFA World Cup Qualification match.

Match Preview:

Burkina Faso is the Runner-up at the last year African Nations Cup 2013. This is their highest achievement at any tournaments in their football history and after the 4th place at 1998 in AF Con. Last AFCON tournaments they have played 6 matches and win just 2 matches with 1 defeat and 3 draws. Burkina Faso was lost their only match at the final vs. Nigeria by 1-0 in the South Africa. Burkina Faso attends at the AFCON for 9 times out of 29 since 1957.

Congo is the champions of 1972 tournaments. This is their only and best achievement at 7 AFCON appearances and Congo’s football history. Their last appearance on the African Nations was 2000. They are the 4th place holder at 1974 AFCON. Congo was played from 1968 to 1978 consistently at AFCON.

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