Egypt need a win after losing their opening Afcon fixture to Nigeria. Mohamed Salah is, needless to say, the key man for his team and he will be looking to improve on what he showed against Nigeria.
Guinea-Bissau fared slightly better by earning a point against Sudan but they feel they should have taken the maximum. They have some issues relating to Covid with goalkeeper Maurice Gomis ruled out but fellow custodian Jonas Mendes is back after recovering from the virus. They will be missing coach Baciro Cande and forward Joseph Mendes after they tested positive.