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The K League 1 tie at Tancheon Stadium on Sunday sees home team Seongnam FC welcome Pohang Steelers.
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Seongnam FC will be hoping to return to winning ways here after the 1-0 K League 1 defeat in their last game at the hands of Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors.
In that game, Seongnam FC managed 51% possession and 2 shots on goal with 0 of them on target. For their opponents, Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors got 9 shots on goal with 3 on target. Modou Barrow (27') scored for Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors.
Seongnam FC have been quite ineffective in attack in more recent games. Their sum of goals stands at just 4 versus opposing sides over their last 6 matches. In those games, Seongnam FC have also seen the number of goals scored against them total 9.
After being defeated in their last game at the hands of Suwon Samsung Bluewings in K League 1 competition, Pohang Steelers will be aiming to make amends here.
Looking at their form, and Pohang Steelers have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, seeing opposing sides hit 8 goals overall. In defence, Pohang Steelers could really do with shoring things up. That kind of trend won’t necessarily be carried forward here, of course.
Head to head
A review of their prior head-to-head meetings dating back to 04/08/2021 shows us that Seongnam FC have won 2 of these and Pohang Steelers 4, with the number of draws being 0.
A total of 12 goals were produced between them during those clashes, with 4 for Seongnam and 8 coming from Steelers. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.
The last league match featuring the two was K League 1 match day 20 on 05/07/2022 and the score finished Seongnam FC 1-4 Pohang Steelers.
In that game, Seongnam FC had 38% possession and 16 shots on goal with 6 of them on target.
For their opponents, Pohang Steelers had 13 attempts on goal with 4 on target.
Team News: Seongnam FC
Yong-ji Park (Ankle Fracture) and Min-hyeok Kim (Unknown Injury) are unavailable for Seongnam FC .
Team News: Pohang Steelers
Pohang Steelers manager Gi-dong Kim has not got a full squad to pick from. Seung-wook Park (Fitness), Pyeong-guk Yun (Thumb Injury) and Yong-hwan Kim (Unknown Injury) can’t be considered.
We’re of the opinion that Seongnam FC will have their work cut out to put one past this Pohang Steelers outfit who should be able to grind out a win.
We’re therefore anticipating a 0-1 victory for Pohang Steelers at the end of the match.
Hopefully it’s a good one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Tancheon Stadium (27,000)
Chairman: Lee Jae-Myung
Competitions: K League 1 position 12