DAE vs KAW Dream11: The next game in the AFC Champions League will be contested between Daeugu and Kawasaki at the Bunyodkor Stadium. Talking about the signings in Group I, Kawasaki are in at the top spot with 12 points, having won four straight games. Kawasaki have scored 13 goals from the four games, while, conceding just the two goals in the process.
Meanwhile, Daeugu are in at the second spot with nine points to their names. Their only defeat was to Kawasaki, as the match ended with an enthralling 3-2 score line. Hwang Soon min and Cesinha got the the goals for Daeugu, while, a brace from Leandro Damiao and goal from Joao Schmidt got Kawasaki the three points. That being said, we can expect the game to be an intriguing affair.
Date: July 8, Friday
Kick-Off: 9:30 PM (IST)
Venue: Bunyodkor Stadium
No coverage of the match in India.
Head to Head
The last time the two teams squared off, it was Kawasaki that got the win by 3-2.
Injury Report and Unavailability: J Shin, J Lee, J Jegal, T Kim, M Park, H Kim, M Choi, B Hwang, J Yoon, G Sue, S Son, J Park and C Ahn are not eligible to start.
Expected Changes and Strategy: Y Choi should be starting in at goal, while, J H Kim, J Jo, and BH Park could line up in defence. S Jang, H Park, S Hwang and Y An could feature in the midfield region. K Lee, Edgar an H Oh are in contention to lead the attack up front.
J H Kim
Injury Report and Unavailability: R Matsui, K Lee, Y Hayasaka are not eligible to start.
Expected Changes and Strategy: S Jung should be starting in at goal, while, K Tachibandana, K Yamamura, S Kurmaya, K Noborizato. K Kozuka, K Tsukagawa, and R Oshima should feature in the midfield region. D Tono, K Chinen and T Hasegawa are in contention to lead the attack.
Kawasaki Starting XI (Likely)
Cesinha can prove to be the danger man up top for Daeugu FC. The 31-year-old has nine goals from 20 appearances this season. He can be added to the DAE vs KAE Dream11 Team as well.
Leandro Damiao can pack a punch in the final third region for Kawasaki. Damiao has registered 15 goals from 27 appearances this season.
Jin hyuk Kim has impressed at the back as well as while pushing forward for Daegu FC. Jin has seven goals from 20 appearances this season.
Kaoru Mitoma has netted 12 goals from the 25 appearances this season, and could be starting here.
GK: J Sung
DEF: K Jin Hyeok, K Yamamura, H Jeong Un, S Kurumaya
MID: J Chi in, K Mitoma, K Kozuka, Y Lee
FOR: Cesinha, L Damiao
Both sides have quality players up their ranks and the game could be evenly matched. That being said, the DAE vs KAW Today Match Prediction odds are in favor of a draw going ahead.