Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Burkina Faso play Ethiopia at Stade Kouekong on Monday 17 January, Kick-off: 18:00. Read on for our free Africa Cup of Nations prediction and football betting tips.

Burkina Faso



We are betting on Burkina Faso to beat Ethiopia. You can back our prediction at 1.60 on the Full-Time Result market and we think this offers good value.

Reasons for our Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia prediction:

  • Burkina Faso have not lost any of their last 7 home matches
  • Burkina Faso have kept 9 clean sheets in their past 15 matches
  • Burkina Faso have won 4 of their past 7 home matches
  • Ethiopia have failed to win any of their last 8 away matches
  • Ethiopia have lost 6 of their past 8 away matches
  • Ethiopia failed to score in 4 of their last 8 away matches

There are attractive odds about the home side and our tip is for the hosts to win this Africa Cup of Nations game. They can get the better of their opponents over ninety minutes and you can get 1.60.

An alternative betting angle could be Burkina Faso -1.5 goals on the Asian Handicap. This means you need them to win by two goals or more.

Betting Tips: Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia

OUR TIPS Burkina Faso To Win @ 1.60 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Match Preview: Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia

Burkina Faso´s last Africa Cup of Nations clash was against Cape Verde and the game finished in a 1-0 win. The match was played at Stade Olembe, with Boureima Bande scoring.

Ethiopia lost 4-1 in their previous match when facing Cameroon in Africa Cup of Nations. They had five shots on target at Stade Olembe and recorded 50% possession. Dukele Dawa Hotessa scored and they were awarded one corners.

Betting Odds: Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia

Burkina Faso are the 1.60 favourites and that means a 63% chance of winning this Africa Cup of Nations match according to the betting odds at the bookies. Ethiopia are the 6.00 underdogs, while the draw can also be backed as an alternative.

For the Total Goals market, Under 2.5 Goals is the shortest price for this interesting match. The Both Teams to Score No bet is 1.61 and it’s ideal if you think at least one club will not score during the ninety minutes.

If you fancy Burkina Faso but want money back if this Africa Cup of Nations match is a draw, then you can get 1.20. You can bet on Ethiopia at 4.33 on the Draw No Bet market.

Match Stats: Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia

Latest Africa Cup of Nations and match stats. Full Time Result and Goals.

Burkina Faso logo Burkina Faso Betting Stats

Ethiopia logo Ethiopia Betting Stats

Full time Result

  • 8 wins, 1 defeats and 6 draws in previous 15 matches
  • 4 wins, 0 defeats and 3 draws in previous 7 home matches

Full time Results

  • 4 wins, 8 defeats and 4 draws in previous 16 matches
  • 0 wins, 6 defeats and 2 draws in previous 8 away matches



Burkina Faso


Goals / match
1.4 0.6
Conceded / match
1 1.6
Total / match
2.4 2.2



Burkina Faso


For / match
2.2 0.4
Against / match
2 2.6
Total / match
4.2 3



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Team News: Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia

Make sure you know the Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia team news before placing your bets. We’ll bring you the information when we have it.

Lineups: Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia

Burkina Faso Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Ethiopia Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Burkina Faso Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

23 Farid Ouedraogo
9 Issa Kabore 14 Issoufou Dayo 12 Edmond Tapsoba 25 Steeve Yago
24 Adama Guira 22 Ibrahim Blati Toure
10 Bertrand Traore 20 Gustavo Sangare 21 Cyrille Bayala
19 Boureima Bande
22 Teklemariam Shanko
21 Asrat Tonjo 15 A. Tamene Seyoum 16 Yared Baye 20 Remdan Yusef
8 Amanuel Yohanis 12 Yehun Endeshaw
27 Dukele Dawa Hotessa 7 Surafel Dagnachew 10 Abubeker Nasir
9 Getaneh Kebede

Ethiopia Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Burkina Faso Substitutes

  • 1Aboubacar Sawadogo
  • 2Djibril Ouattara
  • 3Oula Abass Traore
  • 4Soumaila Ouattara
  • 5Patrick Arnaud Malo
  • 8Dramane Nikiema
  • 11Mohamed Konate
  • 15A. Fessal Tapsoba
  • 17Zakaria Sanogo
  • 18Ismael Ouedraogo
  • 27Kilian Nikiema
  • 28Dango Ouattara

Ethiopia Substitutes

  • 1Jemal Tasew Bushura
  • 2Suleman Hamid
  • 3Mesud Mohammed
  • 4Mignot Debebe
  • 6Gatoch Panom
  • 11Amanuel Gebremichael
  • 13Firew Solomon
  • 14Fitsum Alemu
  • 17Bezabeh Meleyo
  • 19Shemket Gugesa
  • 24Mesfin Tafesse
  • 25Ahmed Reshid

Previous Burkina Faso Lineups

13 Jan Africa Cup of Nations
Cape Verde 0-1 Burkina Faso
09 Jan Africa Cup of Nations
Cameroon 2-1 Burkina Faso

Previous Ethiopia Lineups

13 Jan Africa Cup of Nations
Cameroon 4-1 Ethiopia
09 Jan Africa Cup of Nations
Ethiopia 0-1 Cape Verde

You can find out the Burkina Faso vs Ethiopia lineups including substitutes ahead of kick-off. Check out our predicted lineups before getting confirmed starting 11s.

CAF FlagAfrica Cup of Nations Table

Africa Cup of Nations Group A

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Cameroon 2 2 0 0 6:2 6
2 Burkina Faso 2 1 0 1 2:2 3
3 Cape Verde 2 1 0 1 1:1 3
4 Ethiopia 2 0 0 2 1:5 0
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Cameroon 2 2 0 0 6:2 6
2 Burkina Faso 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
3 Cape Verde 1 0 0 1 0:1 0
4 Ethiopia 1 0 0 1 0:1 0

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