Senegal will look to return to winning ways when they take on Malawi in their next Africa Cup of Nations Group B encounter at the Kouekong Stadium in Bafoussam on Tuesday evening.
Ronny Van Geneugden’s men got their Afcon campaign up and running after they fought back to come from behind to secure a 2-1 win over Zimbabwe at the Kouekong Stadium on Friday evening thanks to a brace by Gabadinho Mhango.
Meanwhile, Aliou Cissé’s side were forced to drop points in their second Group B clash after they were held to a goalless draw by Guinea at the Kouekong Stadium in Cameroon on Friday afternoon.
In the previous meeting between the two teams, Senegal came out on top of they claimed a 2-1 victory over Malawi in the Cosafa Cup group stages on 14 Jul 2021 when a brace from Abu Bakry Diop cancelled out Khuda Muyaba’s equaliser at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.
Possible Starting Lineup:
Malawi: Ernest Kakhobwe, Swadic Sanudi, Denis Chembezi, Lawrence Chaziya, Khuda Muyaba, John Banda, Francisco Madinga, Chimwemwe Idana, Chikoti Chirwa, Gabadinho Mhango, Richard Mbulu.
Senegal: Seny Dieng, Ibrahima Mbaye, Pape Abou Cissé, Abdou Diallo, Saliou Ciss, Cheikhou Kouyaté, Mamadou Loum, Ismaïla Sarr, Sadio Mane, Mame Thiam, Boulaye Dia.