South Korea and Iran will meet on Tuesday for a friendly game. Despite the result in this kind of games is not the most important, the Koreans will try anything to win, as they have gone without a triumph over this opponent for over a decade.
South Korea vs Iran Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|South Korea||Draw||4 W/ 9 D/ 7 L||2 W/ 3 D/ 3 L|
|Iran||Draw||7 W/ 9 D/ 4 L||3 W/ 3 D/ 2 L|
Last game between the nations: 31.08.2017 South Korea – Iran 0:0; Saeid Ezatolahi from the visiting side was sent off with straight red card in the 52′
Last game on South Korean soil: 31.08.2017 South Korea – Iran 0:0; Saeid Ezatolahi from the visiting side was sent off with straight red card in the 52′
Worth mentioning: Iran are unbeaten in the previous ten meetings with South Korea, as their last defeat dates back to 2005, and recorded five matches in the process. None of the sides managed to score more than a goal in any of those and they all produced under 2,5, while just two featured over 1,5 goals, as they were the only games to witnessed goals at both ends. Iran limited South Korea to no goals in each of their last three visits to the peninsula.
South Korea vs Iran Stats
|As of 09.06||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|South Korea||Win||8 W/ 1 D/ 1 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
|Iran||Win||6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L||4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
Last game South Korea: 07.06.2019 South Korea – Australia 1:0; Eui Jo-Hwang 76′
Next game South Korea: 11.12.2019 East Asian Championship: South Korea – Hong Kong
Last game Iran: 06.06.2019 Iran – Syria 5:0; Alireza Jahanbakhsh 30′, Mehdi Taremi 37′, 57′, 77′, Allahyar Sayyadmanesh 89′
Next game Iran: There is no confirmation for any scheduled fixtures yet.
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: South Korea lost only one of their previous sixteen matches and recorded ten victories in the process. Just one of their last five outings featured over 2,5 goals, while two of those saw both involved sides hitting the back of the nets. Each of the nation’s last three meetings at home ended in wins achieved by one goal margin.
Much like their next opponents Iran lost just one of their last fourteen encounters, while winning nine of those. Three of their last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, while none of them witnessed goals at both ends, as the Iranians recorded four clean sheets in the process. The team is undefeated in six consecutive away matches and won five of those.
South Korea vs Iran News
Missing players South Korea: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Iran: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
South Korea vs Iran Predictions
South Korea to win