Cameroon vs Burkina Faso 2018 International Friendly: Match Preview and Prediction
Fixture: Cameroon vs Burkina Faso
Competition: FIFA International Friendly
Date: Sunday, 27th May, 14:00 GMT
Stadium: Stade Pierre Brisson (Beauvais).
Cameroon vs Burkina Faso: Preview
Cameroon vs Burkina Faso match is going to be held on 27th May at Stade Pierre Brisson. Burkina Faso has suffered an away defeat (2-0) against Kosovo. Other side Cameroon has registered an away win (1-3) against Kuwait. It’s an important match for Cameroon to test their squad strength before the start of World Cup 2018. It’s very tough to predict that if Cameroon will use their full squad strength or not.
FIFA World ranking always play a big role to understand the strength and weakness of each team. Cameroon has secured 50th FIFA World ranking. Burkina Faso team is just 4 ranks behind from Cameroon to secure 54th FIFA ranking.
As it seems that Cameroon will start the match as favorite against Burkina Faso at Stade Pierre Brisson. So, both the team will miss home advantage as the match is going to be held on a neutral venue (France).
Cameroon vs Burkina Faso: Head-to-Head Stats
- Both teams have played 4 matches against each other in all competition. Cameroon has secured 2 wins and 2 draws against Burkina Faso. Burkina Faso has scored 4 goals against Cameroon and concedes 6 goals against them.
- Cameroon has registered a 1-1 draw against Burkina Faso in their last meetings of African Nations Championship on 25th January 2018. So, both the teams will play against each other for 2nd time this year.
Cameroon vs Burkina Faso: Prediction
Burkina Faso will try their best to secure at least a draw from this match and other side Cameroon is ready to secure a win from this tough fixture. There is no doubt that it will be a close match between two strong African football nations. Cameroon is a better side to compare with Burkina Faso when they will play against each other at Stade Pierre Brisson.
The predicted result will be a win for Cameroon in a low scoring match.