Ghana vs Nigeria Live Stream: How to Watch, Team News, Head to Head, Odds, Prediction and Everything You Need to Know

Ghana vs Nigeria World Cup qualifier

The international break is huge for African nations as some face tough World Cup qualifying matches. One of these is Ghana vs Nigeria and we have all the information you need to know ahead of kick off.

The game is a huge one for both sides as they want to make sure they qualify for the prestigious tournament hosted in Qatar in 2022.

With Ghana and Nigeria not having the best African Cup of Nations tournament in early 2022, they will be hoping that they can give their fans something to cheer about in this upcoming match.

This match is a playoff, and the first leg between the two sides, so they both will be wanting an advantage before the second leg.

Here is everything you need to know about Ghana vs Nigeria:

Date

Ghana vs Nigeria will take place on Friday 25th March 2022 at the The Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi. The match will kick off at 7:30pm UK time.


How To Watch

Sadly, the huge game between the two African sides will not be televised live in England. You can keep up to date with the game via live coverage on the Sky Sports website as well as the BBC Sport website.


Live Stream

If you are looking to live stream the World Cup qualifier, you can do so via Mola TV. This streaming website is only available in select countries.

You need to have an account or a day pass to access the live stream, so make sure you have everything you need prior to kick-off.

Andre Ayew of Ghana and Siyanda Xulu of South Africa during the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifier match

Team News

Both Ghana and Nigeria will be hopeful that they can pick the full squads they called up for this international break, and no doubt both will be playing full strength sides.

The worry for Ghana is that forward Jordan Ayew was unavailable to play for Crystal Palace last weekend after testing positive for COVID, so we will know if he is available until the last minute. Meanwhile, Andre Ayew is suspended.

Predicted Ghana XI: Wollacott; Mensah, Amartey, Djiku, Yiadom; Partey, Wakaso; Paintsil, Kudus, Antwi-Adjei; J. Ayew

Predicted Nigeria XI: Uzoho; Sanusi, Troost-Ekong, Omeruo, Aina; Onyeka, Aribo; Lookman, Iheanacho, Dennis; Osimhen


Head to Head

The two sides have met 49 times across all competitions in the past. Ghana have won 21, Nigeria have won 10, and there have been 18 draws.

Last Five Meetings:

  • 23rd January 2006: Nigeria 1-0 Ghana
  • 6th February 2007: Ghana 4-1 Nigeria
  • 3rd February 2008: Ghana 2-1 Nigeria
  • 28th January 2010: Ghana 1-0 Nigeria
  • 11th October 2011: Ghana 0-0 Nigeria

Odds

The betting markets cannot pick a favourite for this match, and understandably so.

  • Ghana to win: 7/4
  • Draw: 7/4
  • Nigeria to win: 7/4
Nigeria and Mexico line up for the National Anthems during an international friendly game at Los Angeles Coliseum on July 03, 2021

Prediction

This is a big game for both sides, and no doubt both managers will be nervous; however, we can see a fair few goals on the night.

Prediction: Ghana 2-2 Nigeria


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