Senegal Vs Algeria Live 2015 AFCON

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

Watch the AFCON 2015 match between Senegal VS Algeria from the Malabo stadium, Malabo, on 27th January at 22:00 (UK Time) in ESPN (USA), NHK (Japan) and for the all Europe country in Eurosport TV Channel.

Matches Full Details:

Match No: 21 at 2015 AFCON

Match Between: Senegal Vs Algeria (live stream online on ESPN TV Channel HD to watch free African cup of Nations 2015)

Stadium: The Malabo Stadium, Malabo

Match of: Group C

Tournament: 2015 African Cup of Nations

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

Match Date: 27th January, 2015

Senegal Vs Algeria

Broadcasts TV Channel:



NHK (Japan)

Super Sports (Sub-Saharan Africa)

Eurosport (Europe-wide)

RTS (Senegal)

ORTM (Mali)

Sports TV (Brazil)

SABC (South Africa)

Starting XI:


Madjid Bougherra (Captain), Raïs M’Bolhi, Rafik Halliche, Djamel Mesbah, Faouzi Ghoulam(DF), Foued Kadir, Abdelmoumene Djabou, Yacine Brahimi, (MF), Ishak Belfodil, El Arbi Soudani, Islam Slimani(FW).


Cheikh M’Bengue, Bouna Coundoul, Pape Souaré, Papy Djilobodji, Cheikhou Kouyaté, Mohamed Diamé, Zargo Touré, Papakouli Diop, Papiss Cissé, Diafra Sakho, Dame N’Doye.


Head to Head of Senegal VS Algeria:

So far Senegal and Algeria played 18 games between them. On those Algeria won 10 games and lost 4 games. These 4 defeats by Senegal were in a row from 2001 to 2008. In their 2 match was in world cup qualifying and 2 was international friendly. Senegal made 4 draw with Algeria. They were unbeaten from 1997 to 2008 with Algeria. Between these progresses they had played 6 games and Algeria cannot make a single victory.

From the first meeting between them, the biggest aggregate was 4-0 by Algeria in African Cup of Nation on 1993. This is the biggest win by Algeria also. And the biggest win by Senegal is 3-0 gaols at WC qualifying on 2001.


Match Preview:

Algeria was the group champion in this African Cup of Nation qualifying rounds. They had won their all 5 matches and scored 11 goals in their qualifying round. Algeria was the champion at 1990 tournament. In 1990 tournament Algeria was the unbeaten champion. In their 5 matches won all of them and scored 13 goals where conceded 2 goals.

Their first Appearance was in 1968 AFCON. In that time Algeria had complete the tournament from 6th place. 1980, Algeria played their second AFCON appearances and won the runners-up title. From 1980 to 1990 Algeria played 5 semi-finals in their 6 AFCON tournaments except 1986.

Senegal is playing this year in their 13th AFCON competition. Senegal cannot make them qualify in their last AFCON. Their last appearance was in 2012 and Senegal finished it from 1st round. Their best result was the runners-up title in 2002 AFCON. Either they had finished the tournaments from 4th place at 1965, 1990 and 2006 appearance.

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