The action at the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations resumes on Saturday, with major matches.
Having dispatched Comoros 2-1 in the last 16, the Indomitable Lions are against another side making their competition debut.
The Gambia have surpassed expectations in their maiden appearance, ending second with seven points in a group that contained Mali and Tunisia and they will strive to claim their biggest scalp against Toni Conceicao’s troops.
Vincent Aboubakar is the tournament’s top scorer with six goals and the experienced frontman looks to become the first player to score in each of his nation’s opening five games in the competition’s history.
The Scorpions will hope to catch the in-form striker on a rare bad day as they aim to match South Africa’s feat from 1996, becoming the first debutants to reach the Afcon semis.
Bafana Bafana went on to claim that title, an achievement The Gambia would utterly relish.