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Júbilo Iwata will be facing visiting team V-Varen Nagasaki at Yamaha Stadium in the J2 League fixture on Saturday.
View all of the Júbilo Iwata v V-Varen Nagasaki predictions, poll and stats below - as well as the best betting odds.
Júbilo Iwata fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being a 1-3 J2 League success against Mito Hollyhock.
For Júbilo Iwata, goals were scored by Kentaro Ohi (12'), Kotaro Omori (15'), Lukian (51') and Norimichi Yamamoto (58' Own goal).
Júbilo Iwata haven’t been able to stop scoring goals, hitting the target every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 games.
They have managed to rack up 10 during that time while also conceding a total of 5.
V-Varen Nagasaki will come into the meeting after a 3-0 J2 League win with the eclipse of Tochigi S.C. in their most recent fixture.
For V-Varen Nagasaki, the goals were scored by Yusei Egawa (4'), Wellington Rato (14') and Ken Tokura (68').
Over the course of their previous 6 clashes, V-Varen Nagasaki have amassed the sum of 14 goals. V-Varen Nagasaki have also managed to score on each one of those occasions. During those fixtures, they have seen 5 goals go into their own net. That kind of pattern might not be carried forward here, of course.
Head to head
A look at their past head to head meetings going back to 08/11/2015 shows us that Júbilo Iwata have won 3 of these & V-Varen Nagasaki 1, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 2.
A sum of 11 goals were scored between them throughout the course of those matches, with 7 of them from Júbilo Iwata and 4 belonging to VVN. That’s an average goals per game of 1.83.
The previous league fixture featuring these clubs was J2 League match day 20 on 26/06/2021 which finished with the scoreline of V-Varen Nagasaki 0-1 Júbilo Iwata.
The match was refereed by Naoto Uehara.
Team News: Júbilo Iwata
The Júbilo Iwata boss Masakazu Suzuki has a full complement, with no fitness worries at all before this game owing to a fully healthy group to pick from.
Team News: V-Varen Nagasaki
Owing to a completely healthy group to pick from, the V-Varen Nagasaki boss Hiroshi Matsuda does not have any fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this game.
We believe that V-Varen Nagasaki may well find it hard to breach the defence of this Júbilo Iwata team who we reckon will end up scoring and possibly keep a clean sheet as well.
That’s why we have predicted a good tussle with a 1-0 win for Júbilo Iwata when the referee blows for full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Yamaha Stadium (15,165)
Captain: Kentaro Ohi
Chairman: Masaru Ono
Manager: Masakazu Suzuki
Competitions: J2 League position 1
⭐ Star Player: Lukian
Usually taking to the field in the Striker position, Lukian was born in Nova Iguaçu, Brazil. After having made a senior debut playing for Júbilo Iwata in the 2019 season, the goalscoring Forward has netted 22 league goals in the J2 League 2021 season so far in a total of 38 appearances.