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Jeju United will be taking on visiting opponents Daejeon Citizen at Jeju World Cup Stadium in the K League 1 tie on Saturday.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Jeju United v Daejeon Citizen can be seen below - as well as the best betting odds.
Jeju United will play in this game following on from a 0-0 K League 1 draw against FC Seoul.
In that match, Jeju United had 57% possession and 12 shots on goal with 5 on target. On the other side, Seoul had 14 shots at goal with 3 of them on target.
Under three goals per match were scored during 5 of the last 6 meetings where Jeju United have taken part. In terms of the goal attribution during this period, opposition teams scored an aggregate of 5 while Jeju United managed the sum of 5. That sort of trend won’t necessarily be carried forward into this next game, of course.
After a losing effort in their last game against Gangwon FC in K League 1 competition, Daejeon Citizen and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
In that match, Daejeon Citizen managed 55% possession and 4 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target. On the other side, Gangwon FC got 16 shots on goal with 5 on target.
The numbers tell their own story, and Daejeon Citizen have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, with opponents netting 6 goals in total. Defensively, Daejeon Citizen have seen their frailties exposed.
Head to head
A look at their most recent head to head meetings stretching back to 21/06/2015 shows that Jeju United have won 3 of them and Daejeon Citizen 1, with the number of draws standing at 2.
A lot of goals were also scored during this period, 23 in total which averages out at 3.83 goals per meeting.
The previous league encounter featuring the two was K League 1 match day 33 on 08/10/2023 when it ended Daejeon Citizen 1-0 Jeju United.
In that match, Daejeon Citizen had 43% possession and 12 shots at goal with 4 on target.
On the other side, Jeju United had 10 shots on goal with 2 of them on target.
Team News: Jeju United
The Jeju United boss Ki-il Nam has zero fitness concerns whatsoever before this game thanks to a fully injury-free group ready to go.
Team News: Daejeon Citizen
Owing to a fully injury-free group available for selection, the Daejeon Citizen boss Min-sung Lee does not have any fitness concerns to report ahead of this game.
We envisage that Daejeon Citizen should be able to break down this Jeju United team, although that is unlikely to prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We can see a close game with a 2-1 winning margin for Jeju United after the 90. It’s a very tough call.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Jeju World Cup Stadium (35,657)
Captain: Oh-gyu Kim
Chairman: Ja-young Koo
Manager: Ki-il Nam
Competitions: K League 1 position 9