Friday, September 23, 2022 09:27(GMT+7)
Korea vs Costa Rica at 6pm on September 23 (International Friendly 2022): Football commentary, expert opinion, result prediction, football odds analysis, Asian odds information, statistics match details.
Korea vs Costa Rica
Counting in the 21st century, the two teams have met 4 times (both friendly) with the result of 2 wins each. The last encounter also took place in South Korea in 2018 and Costa Rica lost their hearts. 0-2.
That day, Korea handicapped -1/2 according to handicap, but in the upcoming clash, the handicap shot up to -1, showing that the professional gap between the two teams is getting farther and farther. In fact, over the years, Korean football has still grown strongly, the number of players leaving an impression when going to Europe to compete is increasing, but the most typical is of course the captain Son Heung Min, “The top scorer. Premier League 2022/23”.
Before joining the national team, the striker ended his thirst for goals at Tottenham with a hat-trick against Leicester even though he only came on from the bench. Meanwhile, Costa Rica is not the top team in the Concacaf region even though it has just won the right to participate in the World Cup for the third time in a row (but through the inter-regional playoff match with New Zealand, the representative of Oceania. rather than winning tickets directly).
Remember that most of the Costa Rican players are playing in the country. Currently, Costa Rica’s FIFA ranking is 34, 6 places below South Korea (28). Moreover, Costa Rica also lost many pillars in this gathering. Away from home, Costa Rica did not create great trust when the previous 12 matches away from home in all competitions they only won 2 (lost 6).
In addition, the last friendly match at home, Korea also accepted -1 and the result won 4-1 against Egypt. Although it is not easy to replicate such a jubilant victory, Korea has more than enough victory over handicaps.
Korea vs Costa Rica odds
Analysis of Korea vs. Costa Rica (2/4)
3/4 previous confrontations between the two teams ended with only 2 goals at most. 8/9 of Costa Rica’s latest matches about Under. The ratio of goals 2 1/4 is also not high. Select Under.
Estimated XI Korea vs Costa Rica
- South Korea: Kim Seung-gyu; Kim Young-gwon, Kim Jin-su, Kim Min-jae, Kim Moon-hwan; Jung Woo-young, Lee Jae-sung, Hwang Hee-chan; Son Heung-min, Lee Kang-in, Hwang Ui-jo.
- Costa Rica: Esteban Alvarado; Francisco Calvo, Keysher Fuller, Carlos Martínez, Bryan Oviedo; Brandon Aguilera, Jewison Bennette, Celso Borges, Bryan Ruiz; Joel Campbell, Anthony Contreras.
Predict the result Korea vs Costa Rica: 2-0
Statistics Korea vs Costa Rica
Head to head Korea vs Costa Rica
Korea’s recent achievements
Recent achievements of Costa Rica