Urawa Reds vs Kashima Antlers prediction, odds & betting tips 22/06/2024

Second-placed Kashima Antlers will visit the Saitama Stadium 2002 this weekend, as they take on Urawa Red Diamonds. View our free Urawa Reds vs Kashima Antlers predictions below.

Urawa Reds vs Kashima Antlers predictions: Visitors to claim all the spoils

Key stats

  • Urawa Reds are currently on a five-match winless streak (D2, L3).
  • In contrast, Kashima Antlers have no losses in their last four games (W3, D1).
  • Interestingly, the last four clashes between these teams ended in stalemates.
  • Both teams were on the scoresheet in Kashima Antlers’ last three games, and in four of Urawa Reds’ last five matches.

Pre-game odds and win probability: Bookies favour the hosts

  • Urawa Reds: 23/20 (2.15) – 46.5%
  • Draw: 21/10 (3.10) – 32.3%
  • Kashima Antlers: 19/10 (2.90) – 34.5%

*Odds from Ladbrokes, subject to change

It's worth mentioning that these teams are on opposite sides in terms of recent form. While Urawa Reds suffered three defeats in their last four games, Kashima Antlers won three of their last four matches.

In spite of this, Urawa Reds are the expected winners at 23/20 (2.15). Teams with these odds generally have a 46.5% probability of winning.

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Moreover, both teams have seen their fair share of high-scoring games in recent weeks. Eight of Urawa Reds' last 11 matches featured at least three goals, three of Kashima Antlers' last four games too.

That said, over 2.5 total goals has an appealing look at 1/1 (2.00). That one has a 50% chance of landing.

Last five H2Hs: Another stalemate on the cards?

Recent clashes between these teams have been as balanced as they come, with their last four encounters ending in stalemates. In their last eight meetings, both teams have two wins apiece, with four draws between them.

Japan J-League 28/10/23

Kashima Antlers

Kashima Antlers

0
Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

0

Japan J-League 04/06/23

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

0
Kashima Antlers

Kashima Antlers

0

Japan J-League 03/09/22

Kashima Antlers

Kashima Antlers

2
Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

2

Japan J-League 21/05/22

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

1
Kashima Antlers

Kashima Antlers

1

Japan J-League 07/11/21

Kashima Antlers

Kashima Antlers

1
Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

0

Team news and form guide

Urawa Reds: Hoping to put an end to their winless run

Urawa Reds may have to do without Atsuki Ito, who picked up an injury in their 2-1 loss at Cerezo Osaka last weekend. The 25-year-old midfielder (3 goals, 1 assist) will face a late fitness test ahead of this clash.

Predicted lineup: Nishikawa (GK), Watanabe, Höibraten, Sato, Ishihara, Yasui, Iwao, Takeda, Okubo, Santana & Maeda.

Japan J-League 14/07/24

D

Kyoto Sanga FC

Kyoto Sanga FC

0

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

0

Japan J-League 06/07/24

L

Shonan Bellmare

Shonan Bellmare

3

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

2

Japan J-League 30/06/24

W

Jubilo Iwata

Jubilo Iwata

0

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

3

Japan J-League 26/06/24

W

Nagoya Grampus

Nagoya Grampus

0

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

1

Japan J-League 22/06/24

D

Kashima Antlers

Kashima Antlers

2

Urawa Red Diamonds

Urawa Red Diamonds

2

Kashima Antlers: Eyeing their fourth win in five games

Kashima Antlers have strung up a four-match unbeaten run, with three wins and a draw. Ranko Popovic will be pleased to have no new absentees heading into this clash.

Predicted lineup: Hayakawa (GK), Nono, Ueda, Sekigawa, Anzai, Sano, Chinen, Morooka, Nago, Nakama & Suzuki.

Japan J-League 14/07/24

L

Yokohama F-Marinos

Yokohama F-Marinos

4

Kashima Antlers

Kashima Antlers

1

Japan FA Cup 10/07/24

W

Fujieda MYFC

Fujieda MYFC

1

Kashima Antlers

Kashima Antlers

2

Japan J-League 06/07/24

W

Consadole Sapporo

Consadole Sapporo

0

Kashima Antlers

Kashima Antlers

2

Japan J-League 30/06/24

L

Vissel Kobe

Vissel Kobe

3

Kashima Antlers

Kashima Antlers

1

Japan J-League 26/06/24

D

Gamba Osaka

Gamba Osaka

0

Kashima Antlers

Kashima Antlers

0

Player to watch: Yuma Suzuki

Urawa Reds vs Kashima Antlers predictions
Yuma Suzuki bagged eight goals and three assists this season. (Photo by Imago)

As it stands, only one team has scored more goals than Kashima Antlers this season. Interestingly, Yuma Suzuki was directly involved in 11 of their 31 goals so far, scoring eight times with three assists. Considering the former Sint Truidense forward has 10 goal involvements in his last 12 games across all competitions, it'll be interesting to see how he fares against Urawa Reds.


Kelechi is a huge sports fan with over 10 years of betting experience. He has written for a few publications like What Are The Odds, Mighty Tips and Betting Detectives