Pohang vs Urawa Reds prediction, odds & betting tips 08/11/2023

Pohang Steelers
08/11/23 - 10:00

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Urawa Red Diamonds

Pohang Steelers - Urawa Red Diamonds

AFC Champions League - Pohang Steel Yard

4th Round

*The odds in this article were correct at the time of writing, but are subject to change.

An interesting fixture is on the cards as Pohang Steelers and Urawa Reds go toe-to-toe with each other at the Pohang Steel Yard on Wednesday morning. Which of these sides will be left standing at the end of this match?

Pohang vs Urawa Reds betting tips

This AFC Champions League match is scheduled for Wednesday, 8th November 2023. Kick-off time is 10:00 GMT.

Pohang Steelers to take all the points

  • Pohang Steelers have a perfect three wins from three in this tournament.
  • Urawa Reds have no wins in their last three games.
  • Pohang Steelers are unbeaten in three previous skirmishes between these teams.

A low-scoring game

  • These teams met three times in the past, and all three clashes produced less than three goals.
  • Five of Urawa's last six games went below the 2.5 goal line.
  • Less than three goals were scored in five of Pohang's last six matches.

Pohang vs Urawa Reds odds comparison, stats and h2h numbers

With our Pohang vs Urawa Reds predictions out of the way, you can find some of the best stats for this match here, along with the right tools to help you choose the best odds.

Pohang odds: 29/20 (2.45) – 40.8%

Draw odds: 21/10 (3.10) – 32.3%

Urawa Reds odds: 9/5 (2.80) – 35.7%

At the time of writing, Pohang Steelers are the expected winners at 29/20 (2.45). Teams with these odds generally have a 40.8 percent probability of winning.

You can also check out the ‘both teams to score' market. The BTTS – no option can be backed at 20/23 (1.87) with an implied probability of 53.5 percent, while the BTTS option is currently valued at 5/6 (1.83) with a probability of 54.5 percent.

*These odds come from different bookmakers, and therefore the probabilities won't always add up to 100%.

You can also find our best football tips for today in this article.

Head to Head

24/10/23

AFC Champions League ACL

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

Pohang Steelers

Pohang Steelers

0

2

03/05/16

AFC Champions League ACL

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

Pohang Steelers

Pohang Steelers

1

1

02/03/16

AFC Champions League ACL

Pohang Steelers

Pohang Steelers

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

1

0

Last Five - Pohang Steelers

17/07/24

South Korea Cup South

FC Seoul

FC Seoul

Pohang Steelers

Pohang Steelers

1

5

W

13/07/24

South Korea K League 1 South

Jeju United

Jeju United

Pohang Steelers

Pohang Steelers

2

1

L

10/07/24

South Korea K League 1 South

Gangwon FC

Gangwon FC

Pohang Steelers

Pohang Steelers

0

2

W

06/07/24

South Korea K League 1 South

Daegu FC

Daegu FC

Pohang Steelers

Pohang Steelers

3

3

D

30/06/24

South Korea K League 1 South

Ulsan Hyundai

Ulsan Hyundai

Pohang Steelers

Pohang Steelers

1

2

W

Last Five - Urawa Red Diamonds

14/07/24

Japan J-League Japan

Kyoto Sanga FC

Kyoto Sanga FC

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

0

0

D

06/07/24

Japan J-League Japan

Shonan Bellmare

Shonan Bellmare

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

3

2

L

30/06/24

Japan J-League Japan

Jubilo Iwata

Jubilo Iwata

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

0

3

W

26/06/24

Japan J-League Japan

Nagoya Grampus

Nagoya Grampus

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

0

1

W

22/06/24

Japan J-League Japan

Kashima Antlers

Kashima Antlers

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

2

2

D

Pohang vs Urawa Reds lineups

Pohang

Pohang Steelers have enjoyed some fine form these past few weeks; they are coming into this match on the back of two consecutive wins, and have no losses in their last five games. As it stands, Gi Dong Kim's men are at the top of the Group J table with nine points from a possible nine; they'll look to maintain their perfect record by winning this match. Yong-hwan Kim remains sidelined for the hosts.

Predicted lineups: Hwang, Shin, Ha, Grant, Park, Kim, Chan-hee, In-sung, Young-jun, Seung-dae, Zeca.

Urawa Reds

On the other hand, Urawa Reds have struggled to find their best form in recent weeks; they are without a win in their last three matches, with a draw and two losses. Maciej Skorza's lads will hope to get back to winning ways as they square off against Pohang Steelers.

Predicted lineups: Nishikawa, Sakai, Scholz, Höibraten, Ogiwara, Iwao, Ito, Koizumi, Hayakawa, Takahashi, Kanté.

Starting lineups

Pohang Steelers

Pohang Steelers
5
Alex Grant
au
11
Go Young-jun
kr
21
In-jae Hwang
kr
37
Hong Yunsang
kr
16
Han Chan-hee
kr
30
Yoon Jae-woon
kr
20
Chan-Yong Park
kr
33
Ho-Jae Lee
kr
66
Jun-ho Kim
kr
14
Seung-wook Park
kr
17
Kwang-hoon Shin
kr
Substitutes
7
In-sung Kim
kr
22
Keonwoo Bak
kr
1
Pyeong-guk Yun
kr
45
Chang-rae Ha
kr
88
Kyu-po Kim
kr
18
Hyeon-je Kang
kr
9
Jose Joaquim de Carvalho
br
2
Sim Sang-min
kr
19
Min Ho Yoon
kr
6
Jong-woo Kim
kr
26
Jae-hun Cho
kr
12
Kim Seung-dae
kr

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds
3
Atsuki Ito
jp
15
Takahiro Akimoto
jp
25
Kaito Yasui
jp
19
Ken Iwao
jp
27
Ekanit Panya
th
1
Shusaku Nishikawa
jp
11
Josu00e9 Kante
gn
26
Takuya Ogiwara
jp
5
Marius Hoibraten
no
8
Yoshio Koizumi
jp
4
Takuya Iwanami
jp
Substitutes
18
Toshiki Takahashi
jp
35
Jumpei Hayakawa
jp
16
Ayumi Niekawa
jp
9
Bryan Linssen
nl
10
Shoya Nakajima
jp
30
Shinzo Koroki
jp
6
Kazuaki Mawatari
jp
22
Kai Shibato
jp
40
Yuichi Hirano
jp
66
Ayumu Ohata
jp
20
Tetsuya Chinen
jp
31
Shun Yoshida
jp

*Lineups will be automatically updated shortly after they're announced.

Player to watch: Zeca

It may interest you to know that Pohang Steelers scored a total of nine goals in three AFC Champions League games, and Zeca was directly involved in five of them. The former Oeste striker has two goals and three assists to his name in this tournament. Zeca will fancy his chances against Urawa Reds today.

Pohang vs Urawa Reds prediction


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