JPN vs KOR Dream11: Japan will be taking on South Korea for the first time since December 2019. It was Korea back then got the win by 1-0 with Hwang In boem scoring the winner. They are 11 games unbeaten so far, with their last defeat coming against Qatar in the AFC Asican Cup Quarter Finals. As for Japan, they have been out of action for quite some time, and this will be their first game after a year long wait. They will have to be at their best in order to get the better of a lethal South Korea unit. It could turn out to be an exciting 90 odd minutes. With that being said, here is the JPN vs KOR Dream 11 Prediction for the upcoming contest.
Date: 25 March, Thursday
Kick-Off: 3:50 PM (IST)
Venue: Nissan Stadium
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Head to Head
From the 20 previous meetings between the two sides, it’s South Korea who have had the edge with seven wins in contrast to Japan’s six wins. Seven Games have also ended on level terms.
JPN vs KOR Dream11 Today Match Prediction Details
Injury Report and Unavailability: No injury concerns
Expected Changes: K Nakamura should be starting in at goal, while, D Hashioka, S Hatanaka, G Miura and S Ssasaki are likely to be the back four in defence. T Morishima, K Endo, Y Ideguchi and A Tanaka are expected to feature in midfield. M Suzuki and A Ueda are in contention to lead the attack up front.
Japan Starting XI (likely)
South Korea News
Injury Update and Unavailability: Heung Min Son is not in the squad
Expected Changes: S Kim should be starting in at goal, while, T Kim, M Kim, Y Kim and J Kim are likely feature in at defence. J Son, S Ju and I Hwang could accommodate the midfield region. I Kim, J Lee and S Na are expected to lead the attack up front. They can be included to the Livescore Prediction side.
South Korea Starting XI (likely)
JPN vs KOR Today Match Prediction: Who will win JPN vs KOR Dream11 Match Today
Both sides have been on the back of some closely contested affairs and it could turn out to be an exciting contest. However, the JPN vs KOR Today Match Prediction odds are in favor of South Korea to get the win, with them being more cohesive as a unit.
Takumi Minamino can play a pivotal role in the forward line for Japan. Minamino has bagged six goals from the last five appearances.
Ui jo Hwang can pack a punch in the attacking front for South Korea. Hwang has bagged two goals from the last two appearances.
Hee Chan Hwang has a goal from the last three appearances for South Korea and could be starting up front.
Naomichi Ueda has done well at the back as well as while pushing forward. Ueda has scored a goal from the last four appearances.
JPN vs KOR Dream11 Teams
Goalkeeper- S Gonda
Defenders- M Yoshida, W Du jae, T Kim, Y Jong Kim
Midfielders- W Endo, D Kamada, N Tae Hae, J Woo
Forwards- T Minamino, H Hee Chan