Morocco vs Comoros: Prediction, kick off time, TV, live stream, team news, h2h results - AFCON preview

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Morocco battle Comoros in their second Group C fixture at the Africa Cup of Nations this afternoon.

The Moroccans got their AFCON campaign of to a superb start with a 1-0 victory over fellow heavyweights Ghana in their opening game, courtesy of Sofiane Boufal’s late goal. Another win here would send them through into the next round with ease.

The tiny island nation of Comoros are making their debut at the tournament but gave a strong account of themselves as they went down 1-0 to Gabon in their opener.

Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the game...

Date, kick-off time and venue

Morocco vs Comoros is scheduled for a 4pm GMT kick-off today - Friday, January 14, 2022.

Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium in the Cameroonian capital city of Yaounde will host.

Where to watch Morocco vs Comoros

TV channel: In the UK, today’s game will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Main Event, Sky Sports Football and Sky Sports Premier League.

Live stream: Sky Sports subscribers will also be able to watch the game online through the Sky Go app.

LIVE coverage: Get minute-by-minute updates through Standard Sport’s LIVE blog.

Morocco vs Comoros team news

Knowing that victory would almost certainly secure their spot in the knockout stage, Morocco are likely to name a full-strength side again with a view to resting players in their third match.

Paris Saint-Germain full-back Achraf Hakimi is their star man after Chelsea winger Hakim Ziyech was left out of the squad for the tournament over a disciplinary issue.

Morocco vs Comoros prediction

Comoros were far from disgraced in their opener but they faced a Gabon side without star men Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Mario Lemina because of Covid.

Against a Morocco side who many fancy as dark horses for the tournament, they may find the going markedly tougher.

Morocco to win 3-0.

Head to head (h2h) history and results

Morocco wins: 1

Draws: 1

Comoros wins: 0

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