Tunisia take on world champions France, who have already qualified, in their final game in Group D looking to book a spot in the last 16.

Tunisia take on world champions France, who have already qualified, in their final game in Group D looking to book a spot in the last 16.

The French became the first side to book their place in the knockout stages after consecutive wins against Australia and Demark.

Tunisia on the other hand played out to a barren draw against Denmark before a shock 1-0 defeat to Australia in their second group game.

The Africans are at the bottom of the pile with a point to their name and only a win against the reigning champions will guarantee them a spot in the last 16.

Tunisia are still yet to score a goal at the World Cup and will be encouraged by the fact that they have never exited the tournament without doing so.

They go up against a France side who have the joint-second-best goal-scoring record in the World Cup, alongside England (6).

France have won their last six matches in the World Cup while Tunisia are winless in 15 of their last 16 games in the competition.

Didier Deschamps’ side are on a history-chasing quest of becoming only the third nation to win back to back World Cup titles after Brazil and Argentina.

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What time does Tunisia vs France start?

The game kicks off at 6pm Kenyan time at the Education City Stadium.

Tunisia vs France team news

Mohamed Drager was taken off in the defeat to Australia, which could now open the door for Wajdi Kechrida or Ferjani Sassi to start at right-back.

Wahbi Khazri, has only made one substitute appearance at the World Cup so far, but the record goal-scorer is set to start this game.

Other than those two changes, the rest of the squad will remain unchanged.

Seeing as they have already qualified, Deschamps is set to make changes to allow his first team to rest for the knockout stages.

William Saliba, Matteo Guendouzi, Kingsley Coman and Youssouf Fofana are all looking to earn spots in the starting XI for this game.

Kylian Mbappe is reportedly among the starting line-up after refusing to be rested and will lead the attacking line.

Tunisia vs France head to head

This will be the fourth match played between these two nations and Tunisia have never beaten their opponents.

France have won once and the remaining two have resulted in stalemates, the most recent being a 1-1 draw in 2010.

Tunisia vs France current form

Both teams have lost twice in their last five games but France have won all the other three games, while Tunisia have suffered two defeats and shared the spoils in one game.

Tunisia vs France prediction

The Africans search for their first goal of the tournament is likely to end here, with France more than likely to get a goal in the game as well.

A draw could be the most likely outcome, which unfortunately will not be enough for Tunisia.

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