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BETTING PREVIEW: CAMEROON vs EGYPT

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Hosts Cameroon are set to battle it out with rivals Egypt when the two teams square off for a mouth-watering Africa Cup of Nations semi-final at the Olembe Stadium on Thursday evening.

Cameroon secured their place in the semi-finals of the Afcon after a brace by Karl Toko-Ekambi handed them a comfortable 2-0 victory over Gambia at the Stade omnisport de Douala on Saturday evening.

BETTING ODDS: AFCON 2022 SEMI-FINALS

The Egyptians booked their spot in the last four of the Afcon 2022 after securing a 2-1 victory over Morocco in extra-time through goals from Mohamed Salah and Trezeguet, while Sofiane Boufal’s early penalty proved to be a consolation goal.

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Although Vincent Aboubakar has by far been Cameroon’s best player, Martin Hongla and Collins Fai have been having in fine form for the Indomitable Lions as they have both chipped in with three assists each so far this tournament.

CAMEROON ARE 2.08/1 TO WIN

Mohamed Salah has begun to find his form after he bagged his second goal of the tournament when he netted 53rd minute goal before setting up the winner for Trezeguet in extra-time during their win over Morocco in the quarter-finals.

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Toni Conceição is expected to have a fully fit squad for their crucial last-four encounter with no players sidelined or suspended, Egypt boss Carlos Queiroz will be without the services of Mohamed El Shenawy and Akram Tawfik, who are currently nursing their respective injuries.

A match worthy of the finale comes up in the last four, where the winner must be fancied to go all the way.

Possible Starting Lineup:

Cameroon:
 Andre Onana, Jean-Charles Castelletto, Collins Fai, Michael Ngadeu-Ngadjui, Nouhou Tolo, Karl Toko Ekambi, Samuel Oum Gouet, Martin Hongla, Nicolas Moumi Ngamaleu, Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa, Vincent Aboubakar.

Egypt: Mohamed Abou Gabal, Omar Kamal, Mohamed Abdelmonem, Ahmed Hegazi, Ahmed Abou El Fotouh, Amr El Solia, Mohamed Ashraf, Mohamed Elneny, Mohamed Salah, Omar Marmoush, Mostafa Mohamed.

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