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| On Mar 23, 2022 9:37 PM IST

KOR vs IRA Dream11 Prediction for South Korea vs Iran Preview World Cup Qualifier Live Score Fantasy Football Tips & Dream11 Team


KOR vs IRA Dream11

The two sides have already secured their place in the finals as they are unbeaten in the qualification campaign thus far. Korea are second in the Group A standings with 20 points while Iran have 22 points and occupy the top spot.

The hosts face UAE in their final qualifying game on Tuesday, while Iran wrap up their campaign with a home game against Lebanon. Both sides are on a four-game winning streak at the moment, with the hosts overcoming Syria 2-0 in their previous outing while Iran beat UAE 1-0.

KOR vs IRA World Cup Qualifier Match Details

Date: 24th March, Thursday
Kick-Off Time: 5:30 PM (IST)
Venue: Seoul World Cup Stadium

World Cup Qualifier Table

Korea – 2nd Position

Iran – 1st Position

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Of the last 5 games between the sides, South Korea has won 2 games while 3 have ended in a draw.

Recent Form

Korea: D-W-W-W-W

Iran: D-W-W-W-W

Head to Head (last 5 meetings)

Of the last 5 games between the sides, South Korea has won 2 games while 3 have ended in a draw.

KOR vs IRA Dream 11 Prediction Details

South Korea Starting XI (Likely)

Kim Seung-Gyu

Kim Young-Gwon

Won Du-jae

Park Min-gyu

Kim Jin-Su

Kwon Chang-Hoon

Hwang Ui-jo

Kim Jin-Gyu

Cho Gue-Sung

Song Min-Kyu

Son Heung-min

Iran Team News

Injury Report, Unavailability, Expected Changes and Strategy 

  • Saeed Ezatolahi will serve a one-game suspension due to his second yellow card of the campaign.
  • Sadegh Moharrami is also suspended following his red card against UAE.
  • There are no reported injury concerns, but Alireza Jahanbaksh, Mehdi Taremi, and Saman Ghoddos have tested positive for Covid-19 and will sit this one out.

Iran Starting XI (Likely)

Amir Abedzadeh

Danial Esmaeili

Shoja Khalilzadeh

Milad Mohammadi

Omid Noorafkan

Ahmad Nourollahi

Vahid Amiri

Mehdi Mehdipour

Karim Ansarifard

Sardar Azmoun

Allahyar Sayyadmanesh

South Korea vs Iran Dream11 Team


Amir Abedzadeh

Abedzadeh was able to make 4 saves in his last match against UAE earned him an important clean sheet that highlights his ability to perform well in front of his goal.

Saves (League) Goals conceded Clean Sheets
66 27 12



Kim Min-Jae

Min-Jae has several impressive chances in his last qualifier that is well backed up with his understanding of the game which should push him to continue with his improving form in this contest.

Tackles Won Goals conceded Interceptions
1.6 42 2.2


Milad Mohammadi

Mohammadi has been prolific for Iran in their previous game and will hope to continue his good form against a resilient Korea.

Tackles Won (Overall) Goals Assists
72 2 7



Mehdi Mehdipour

In central midfield, Mehdipour will look to hold Iran together. Known for his creative genius, Iran will depend heavily on him to supply t0 the frontline.

Goals (Total) Assists Shots per game
10 28 1.2


Chang-Hoon Kwon

Chang-Hoon Kwon managed an amazing goal against Lebanon with his consistent shots on target which can only push him further as qualification is secured and the players can work well without pressure.

Goals (WC) Assists Chances created (per game)
7 2 0.9



Heung-Min Son

Son made his last appearance in his match against UAE which did not earn him a goal but was able to push through 5 chances and 2 shots on target that can only improve considering his last premier league match.

Goals (League) Assists Shots on target
13 5 31


Danial Esmaeili

With Taremi injured, the onus is on Esmaeili on leading the line against Korea. He starts on the left of an attacking 3.

Goals Assists Total Goals
3 4 21


Goalkeeper: Amir Abedzadeh

Defenders: Kim Min-Jae, Milad Mohammadi, Omid Noorafkan

Midfielders: Chang-Hoon Kwon, Mehdi Mehdipour, Milad Mohammadi, Kwon Chang-Hoon, Song Min-Kyu

Attackers: Danial Esmaeili, Heung-Min Son,


Who will win today’s football match?

  • Both sides are unbeaten in the qualification campaign and the only points Iran have dropped were in the reverse fixture against Korea.
  • Team Melli have two key players – Alireza Jahanbakhsh and Mehdi Taremi – ruled out for the game and that might impact their performance here.
  • Home advantage might just be able to do the trick for the Koreans, who we expect to eke out a narrow win.

Odds to Win

The odds in favour of South Korea Win 21/20

Odds in favour of Iran Win 11/4

Odds in favour of a Draw 23/10

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