NGY vs PHG Dream11: Japanese League club Nagoya Clubs will be playing hosts to Pohnang Steelers at the Rajamangala Stadium in the upcoming AFC Champions League fixture. The two teams kicked off their campaign with a win, and they will be eager to build further momentum later today.
Nagoy started off with a 1-0 win over Malaysian Club Johor DT, as it was Hiroyuki Abe who scored the winner at the 60th minute. Meanwhile, Pohang Steelers, are on the back of a 2-0 win against Ratchaburi from Thailand. Borys Tashchy and Lim Sang Hyub were the two goal scorer for Pohang Steelers. That being said, we can expect the upcoming clash to be an intriguing affair.
Date: June 25, Saturday
Kick-Off: 3:30 PM (IST)
Venue: Rajmangala Stadium
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Head to Head
This will be the first time both sides will be squaring off.
Nagoya Grampus News
Injury Report and Unavailability: Mu Kanazki is on the sidelines due to an injury, while, Yuichi Maruyama is in doubt to start.
Expected Changes and Strategy: Mitchell Lanerak should be starting in at goal, while, Y Yoshida, S Nakatni, Y Kimoto nd S Naruse could line up in defence. T Yonemot and Inagaki could partner along in central midfield. Y Soma, H Abe, and M d Santos could provide the service to R Yamaski up front.
Mitchell Langerak (GK); Yutaka Yoshida, Shinnosuke Nakatani, Yasuki Kimoto, Shumpei Naruse; Takuji Yonemoto, Sho Inagaki; Yuki Soma, Hiroyuki Abe, Mateus dos Santos; Ryogo Yamasaki
Pohang Steelers News
Injury Report and Unavailability: Kwang hyok Lee is ruled out due to an injury.
Expected Changes and Strategy: H Mu Kang should be starting in at goal, while, S Woo Kang, W Kyu Won, M Gwang Jeon and K Hoon Shin could form the line of defence. J Ho in and B Seok Oh could partner along in central midfield. S H Lim, M Kvesic and M Palacios could provide the service to B Tashcy up front.
Hyeon-Mu Kang (GK); Sang-Woo Kang, Wan-Kyu Kwon, Min-Gwang Jeon, Kwang-Hoon Shin; Jin-Ho Sin, Beom-Seok Oh; Sang-Hyub Lim, Mario Kvesic, Manuel Palacios; Borys Tashchy
Mateus can play a pivotal role in the midfield region for Nagoya Grampus. Mateus hs six goals to his name from the 20 appearances this season. He can be included to the NGY vs PHG Dream11 Team.
Min Kyu Song has been one of the standouts for Pohang Steelers. The centre forward has registered seven goals from the 16 appearances this season. He can also be added to the NGY v PHG Dream 11 Fantasy Football side as well.
Sho Inagaki can also pack a punch from midfield for Nagoya Grampus. Inagaki has five goals from the 20 games this season.
Sang Hyub Kim has played a pivotal role in the final third region for Pohang Steelers. The 32 year old has scored six goals from the 18 appearance in the league this season.
GK: M Langerak
DEF: Y Yoshida, K Wan Kyu, K Sang Uh, Y Kimoto
MID: Y Soma, M Palacios, I Sang Hyeob, S Inagaki
FOR: S Min Kyu, M dos Santos
Pohang Steelers have impressed in recent times on the attack, while, Ngoya Grampus hav been resolute in defence. That being said, we can expect an evenly contested affair. The NGY vs PHG Today Match Prediction odds are in favor of a draw going ahead.