GED vs SHN Dream11: Glory awaits Guangzhou Evergrande on the final of day of 2019 Chinese Super League as they Shanghai Shenhua at Tianhe Stadium, looking to win their 8th league title.
Although there is still a full game to be played, Guangzhou can still lose the game, and Beijing can still usurp them to the ultimate glory with a win over Shandong Luneng, still Expect Normality. Expect Guangzhou to tread on an inexorable march towards the title.
The table is a pure reflection of each team's consistency, and Guangzhou have been insuperable on more occasions than their opponents. That's it.
Fabio Cannavaro's men rule over almost the stats this season. They have scored the most number of goals, conceded the joint-fewest and boast the best home record in the league.
Shanghai Luneng, meanwhile, will be in the Chinese Super League next season. It's not entirely because they have been better than their relegation rivals, in fact they lost the last three games and could have been caught up, Tianjin Quanjian pocketed a couple of more wins in the run-in to the final day.
To be fair, the opponents were more inconsistent and that's what curdled Shenhua away from the dreaded zone.
Host: Guangzhou Evergrande
Visitors: Shanghai Shenhua
Competition: Chinese Super League
Match Venue: Tianhe Stadium
Match Timing: Sunday 01, December, @12:30 PM
Guangzhou Evergrande: Unbeaten in four games. Last game was an away win over Hebei CFFC (1-3).
Shanghai Shenhua: Three games losing run. Lost 1-3 at home to Jiangsu Sainty in the last game.
Guangzhou Evergrande are as low as 1.16 for a win in this game. They are the lowest placed teams in the Chinese Super League ahead of the final round of games, that shows the confidence the betting market is showing in Fabio Cannavaro's team.
Guangzhou Evergrande to win: 1.16 (4/25), Probability to happen: 86.21%
Shanghai Shenhua to win: 7.00 (6/1), Probability to happen: 14.29%
Draw: 4.75 (15/4), Probability to happen: 21.05%
Guangzhou Evergrande team news: There are no fresh injury problems from the last game, and that means, Yu Hanchao, Yan Dinghao, Li Xuepeng and Gai Zhunyi remain on the sideline.
Shanghai Shenhua team news: As for Shanghai, Kim Shin-Wook is out injured, while Qian Jiegei is suspended due to the accumulation of yellow cards.
Guangzhou Evergrande: Liu Dianzuo (GK), Zhang Linpeng, Mei Fang, Park Ji-Soo, Yihao, Zheng Zhi, Paulinho, Zhang Xiuwei, Wei Shihao, Yang Liyu, Anderson Talisca
Shanghai Shenhua: Li Shuai (GK), Bai Jiajun, Zhu Chenjie, Bi Jinhao, Li Yunqiu, Giovanni Moreno, Peng Xinli, Sun Shilin, Cao Yunding, Odion Ighalo, El Shaarawy
Goalkeeper: L Shuai
Defenders: F Mei, P Ji-Soo, L Yunqiu, B Jiajun
Midfielders: W Shihao, Z Zhi, A Talisca, Paulinho (C)
Attackers: Y Liyu (VC)
The host Guangzhou Evergrande are the clear favorite to win the game.