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Shanghai SIPG are in action against Qingdao Huanghai in Thursday’s 2020 Super League meeting.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Shanghai SIPG v Qingdao Huanghai can be seen below (plus the best game odds).
Shanghai SIPG will be hoping to bounce back here following a 2-0 2020 Super League loss in their previous game against Hebei China Fortune.
It’s been a rare occasion in recent times where Shanghai SIPG have shown defensive steel. The facts show that The Red Eagles have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 games, leaking 6 goals during that time.
Following on from a losing effort in their last game against Shijiazhuang Ever Bright in 2020 Super League action, Qingdao Huanghai will be aiming to make amends here.
Óscar Céspedes's Qingdao Huanghai have seen their efforts on goal rewarded a total of 6 times in the course of their latest 6 matches. The number of goals that have been scored against them during that period equals 9.
Team News: Shanghai SIPG
Shanghai SIPG manager Vítor Pereira will be happy not to have any fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this game with a fully injury-free squad available to choose from.
Team News: Qingdao Huanghai
Owing to a completely healthy group to pick from, Qingdao Huanghai boss Óscar Céspedes has zero fitness concerns to report coming into this match.
We feel that Qingdao Huanghai have enough to break down this Shanghai SIPG outfit, however it might not be as many as the goals that they could concede.
Our tip is for a narrow 2-1 advantage for Shanghai SIPG at full-time. Let’s see what happens here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Yuanshen Sports Centre Stadium (16,000)
Captain: Givanildo Hulk
Chairman: Zhang Min
Manager: Vítor Pereira
Competitions: 2020 Super League (Group B), AFC Champions League (Group H)