African Nations Betting

AFRICAN NATIONS CHAMPIONSHIP The timing of the tournament - January -is a real killer for the competing teams as players are put under increasing pressure by their clubs to fulfil their commitments to their league teams rather than their countries and until the competition is moved to the end of the European season, it is impossible to give long-term advice.

Keep a close eye on team news, with bbc.co.uk and fifa.com providing punters with an excellent service. But whatever happens keep stakes small as erratic results spring up all over the place.

Egypt win the 2008 African Nations Cup