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The K League 1 match at Pohang Steel Yard on Friday will see home team Pohang Steelers welcome Daegu FC.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Pohang Steelers v Daegu FC, scroll down (inc. the best betting odds).
Pohang Steelers will be hoping for a repeat of their last result, following the 0-1 K League 1 victory over Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors.
Over their past six fixtures, Gi-dong Kim's Pohang Steelers have hit the target a combined total of 6 times resulting in an average number of goals per match equal to 1.
Last time out, Daegu FC drew 0-0 in the K League 1 match with Seongnam FC.
The numbers tell their own story, and Daegu FC have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 9 goals overall. At the back, Daegu FC certainly have room for improvement. We will see if that trend will end up being continued on in this game.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head meetings dating back to 26/10/2019, there is nothing to separate the two clubs with Pohang Steelers winning 1 of those games, Daegu FC 1 and 4 being drawn in regulation time.
An aggregate of 14 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 7 of them from Steelers and 7 belonging to Daegu FC. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.33.
Team News: Pohang Steelers
Kwang-hyeok Lee (Achilles tendon rupture), Hyeon-seong Kim (Unknown Injury) and Ho-nam Kim (Unknown Injury) will not be taking part for Pohang Steelers boss Gi-dong Kim. Samuel Pungi cannot play in this game through suspension.
Team News: Daegu FC
Daegu FC manager André Gaspar has to choose a team with limited availability. Gyeong-ju Sue (Unknown Injury), Cesinha (Hamstring Injury) and Jae-woo Kim (Knee Injury) will not be playing here.
We’re of the opinion that Daegu FC have the ability to score against this Pohang Steelers outfit, but that possibly won’t prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
Our tip is for a close game with a 2-1 advantage for Pohang Steelers when all is said and done. Let’s just see how this one goes.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Pohang Steel Yard (17,443)
Captain: Beom-seok Oh
Chairman: Young-gwon Shin
Manager: Gi-dong Kim
Competitions: K League 1 position 3, AFC Champions League (Round of 16)