This is the second consecutive Cup that Tunisia and Mali are in the same group, as they finished first and second in Group E in 2019. Mali won the Group with a 2-0-1, while Tunisia played three draws to stay with the second place. .
How to watch the African Cup of Nations: Tunisia vs. Mali today:
Date of the match: January 12, 2022
Match time: 7:50 am ET
TV: beIN SPORTS Canada
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Mali lost 1-0 in the first round of the knockout phase to Côte d’Ivoire, which put an end to their hopes of winning their first African Cup of Nations.
Tunisia were more successful, beating Ghana 5-4 on penalty kicks in the first round and then defeating Madagascar 3-0 in the quarter-finals, before losing to Senegal in the semi-finals.
Both teams are looking to make another run to the knockout stage this year and Wednesday’s match is important as the winner will take control of Group F.
Tunisia won the Cup in 2004 and Mali have never won, but both start their way to a possible championship on Wednesday in a big game.