South Korea vs Lebanon Preview, Tips and Odds

South Korea will welcome Lebanon to Goyang Stadium for a match of World Cup 2022 qualifiers in Asia on Sunday. The two teams are on top of the standings of group H, with South Korea leading the way on thirteen points and Lebanon sitting on 2nd spot with three points less.

South Korea vs Lebanon Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
South Korea Draw 7 W/ 3 D/ 1 L 5 W/ 0 D/ 0 L
Lebanon Draw 1 W/ 3 D/ 7 L 0 W/ 0 D/ 5 L

Last game between the teams: 14.11.2019 World Cup Qualification: Lebanon – South Korea 0:0
Last game on South Korean soil: 24.03.2016 World Cup Qualification: South Korea – Lebanon 1:0; Jeong-Hyeop Lee 90’

Worth mentioning: There were no goals and no winner when Lebanon and South Korea met each other for the last time in November of 2019 in Beirut. South Korea is currently unbeaten in five straight H2H clashes, recording three victories and two draws in the process. Lebanon’s last victory dates almost ten years ago to November of 2021, when prevailing 2:1. That remains their only victory and the only time when scoring more than a goal past South Korea. Two of the last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, while one witnessed goals at both ends.

South Korea vs Lebanon Stats

As of 10.06 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
South Korea Win 6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L 5 W/ 0 D/ 0 L
Lebanon Loss 3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L

Last game South Korea: 09.06.2021 World Cup Qualification: Sri Lanka – South Korea 0:5; Shin-Wook Kim 14’, 43’(penalty), Dong-Gyeong Lee 22’, Hee-Chan Hwang 52’, Sang-Bin Jeong 70’
Top performers South Korea: Shin-Wook Kim 6 goals, Hee-Chan Hwang 2 goals, Ui-Jo Hwang 2 goals.
Next game South Korea: N/A
85’, Altymyrat Annadurdyyew 90’; Rabih Ataya 73’, Soony Saad 75’, Nour Mansou from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 86’
Last game Lebanon: 09.06.2021 World Cup Qualification: Turkmenistan – Lebanon 3:2; Zafar Babajanow 59’, Annaguliyev Guychmyrat
Top performers Lebanon: Hilal El-Helwe 3 goals, Joan Oumari 2 goals, Rabih Ataya 1 goal.
Next game Lebanon: 23.06.2021 ARAB Cup of Nations: Lebanon – Djibouti

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
South Korea 18-10 6 2 6
Lebanon 12-12 5 5 3

Worth mentioning: South Korea destroyed Sri Lanka with the score of 0:5 in a World Cup qualifying game on Wednesday. That was a repeat of South Korea’s previous match against Turkmenistan just few days earlier, as it finished with the exact same score. No draw has been registered in the team’s last nine encounters, as only the most recent of those ended in win for the visiting nation and each of the previous eight were won by the hosts. All of South Korea last five clashes resulted in over 2,5 goals, while two saw both involved sides to score.
Lebanon lost their visit to Turkmenistan, falling 3:2 down in a thrilling encounter on Thursday. Earlier in June they triumphed with the same 3:2 score against Sri Lanka on home soil, but that remains Lebanon’s only win across the last seven encounters. Just two of the nation’s last sixteen clashes ended in victories for the visiting teams. Three of Lebanon last five meetings featured over 2,5 goals, while four witnessed goals at both ends.

South Korea vs Lebanon News

Missing players South Korea: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Lebanon: Nour Mansou is suspended.

South Korea vs Lebanon Predictions

South Korea to win