Congo DR VS Tunisia Live (African Cup of Nations 2015)

by Nicholas Salgado | Posted on Monday, January 5th, 2015 | 0

Congo DR and Tunisia from Group B will play their last group matches at this AFCON 2015. The match will kick-off at The BataStadium on 27 January. Watch this match exclusively on Eurosport (Europe-wide), NHK (Japan), and SABC (South Africa).

Matches Full Details:

Match Between: Congo DR VS Tunisia (live stream online on Euro sports TV channel HD free watch AFCON 2015)

Match No: 19 at AFCON 2015

Tournament: 2015 African Cup of Nations

Match of: Group B

Kick-off at: 00:30 (+5:30 IST) and 20:00 (+3 GMT)

Match Date: 27th January, 2015

Stadium: The BataStadium

Congo DR VS Tunisia

Broadcasts TV Channel:

ESPN (USA), ITV4 (UK), Eurosport (Europe-wide), NHK (Japan), Super Sports (Sub-Saharan Africa), RTS (Senegal), Eurosport (Europe-wide), ORTM (Mali), SABC (South Africa), Sports TV ( Brazil),

Starting XI:


Moez Ben Cherifia, Rami Bedoui, Bilel Mohsni, Alaeddine Yahia, Yassine Chikhaoui (Captain), Aymen Abdennour, Jamel Saihi, Hamza Younés, Nidhal Said,Saber Khalifa, Ben Youssef

Congo DR:

Lomboto, Kidiaba (GK), Bobo Ungenda, Gabby Zakuani, Cédric Mongongu, Tychique Ntela, Miala Nkulukutu, Distel Zola, Zola Matumona, Youssouf Mulumbu, Jacob Little, Trésor Mputu.


Head to Head of Congo DR VS Tunisia:

Congo DR had never got a victory in their football history. This is their 5th meeting with Tunisia. Congo DR played 4 matches with Tunisia before this game. The first match was played at 12 February 1998 at African Cup of Nation. In this match Tunisia won 2-1 goals. This is the only goal by Congo DR over Tunisia in their head to head.

At the second matches Congo DR lost the game by 6-0 at FIFA World Cup qualifying match on 2001. In this year Congo DR got another change to get a victory over Tunisia. This time they lost again by Tunisia in World Cup qualifying. This time the victory was 3-0 goals. The last match between these two teams was in 2004 at African Nations Cup matches. Tunisia won this matches by 3-0 goals.

Match Preview:

The 2 time champions of African Nations Cup, Congo DR is playing in their 16th appearances. Congo DR was played their first tournament at 1965; there they have finished their tournaments from 1st round, but in the very next appearances Congo DR had been the champion on this tournament. Their second title was at 1974. Either this two tournaments they had riches the semi-finals at 1972 and 1998. First time they were the 4th and second time Congo DR was the 3rd team in the tournaments.

2004 AFCON tournaments champion Tunisia will also playing their 17th appearances. Last year they leave the tournaments form group stage. Tunisia is playing 12 AFCON tournaments in a row from 1994. In this time Tunisia was the runners-up at 1994 Cup and the fourth place holder at 2000 tournaments. Tunisia was also the runners-up at 1965 championship and third place holder in their first appearances. In this 17 tournaments Tunisia had scored 77 goals.


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