OSA vs POR Dream11:As the Asian Champions League rolls on, it will be Cereo Osaka that takes on Port FC at the i-mobile Stadium up next. This will be a Group J fixture, and Cerezo Osaka are at the top spot with two wins and six points to their names. They kicked off their campaign with a 2-0 win versus Guanghou Evergrande FC, followed up by a 2-1 win over Kitchee.
Meanwhile, Port FC, are in at third with three points, having won their most recent fixture 3-0 against Guangzhou Evergrande FC. Their first game ended in a 2-0 defeat to Kitchee. That being said, Port FC will have to be at their best in order to get the desired result against an in-form Cereo Osaka.
Date: June 30, Wednesday
Kick-Off: 3:30 PM (IST)
Venue: i-mobile Stadium
No coverage in India
Cereo Osaka: WWWDL
Port FC: WLDLD
Head to Head
This will be the first time that both teams will be locking horns.
Cereo Osaka News
Injury Report and Unavailability: Yuta Toyokawa and Ryosuke Shindo are on the sidelines due to injury.
Expected Changes and Strategy: J Kim should be starting in at goal, while, R Matsuda, Tiago, A Seko and Y Maruhashi could line up as the back four in defence. H Okuno and R Harakawa could partner along in central midfield. T Sakamoto, H Kiyotake and H Nakajima could provide the service to A Taggart up top.
Port FC News
Injury Report and Unavailability: No injury concerns
Expected Changes and Strategy: W Srisupha should be starting in at goal, while, N Selanon, E Dolah, Rochela and T Aksomsri could be the back four in defence. S Jakkuprasat, S Go and S Suarez could be filling in at the midfield region. P Prempak, B Rakotonomenjanahary and B Phala are in contention to lead the attack.
Yoshita Okubo can play a pivotal role in the advanced region for Cereo Osaka. Okubo has bagged six goals from 17 appearances this season.
Aidsak Kraisorn can pack a punch in the forward line for Port FC. Krisorn has 11 goals from 29 appearances this season.
Hiroaki Okuno has scored four goals from the 20 appearances this season, and can have a role to play in the midfield region.
Sergio Suraez has impressed in at final third region for Port FC. Suare has registered 13 goals from 29 appearances this season.
Yoshito Okuba has bagged six goals from 17 appearances in the league for Cerezo Osaka this season.
GK: W Srisupha
DEF: R Matsuda, E Dolah, N Selanon, Y Maruhashi
MID: H Kiyotakem, T Sakamote, H Okuno, S Suare
FOR: Y Okubo, B Phala
Both sides do have some quality players up their ranks, and it could turn out to be a cagey affair. However, looking back at Cereo Osaka’s run of form, they will be heading in as the favorites to win as per the OSA vs POR Today Match Prediction odds.