INCHEON VS GANGWON PREVIEW & PREDICTION
Incheon United and Gangwon meet at Sungui Arena Park, in a match for the 16 th round of the K League. The Gangwon won at home by (2-1) the last time they met in this edition of the league, in 03- 03-2018. The history of recent direct confrontations is favorable to the visiting team, which records 3 wins and 1 draw in the last 4 matches. In this game the home factor may be decisive, since both teams present considerable differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
After 1 win, 6 draws and 8 losses, the home team is currently in the 11 th position, with 9 points won. In the last match, they have tied in an away match against Jeonbuk Motors by (3-3), after in the previous match they have tied (1-1) at home, in a match against Ulsan. This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 1 win, 8 draws and 6 losses in away matches; against 4 victories, 7 draws and 4 defeats in their stadium. For the league, Incheon United won 6 points out of 24 possible points, after 1 win, 3 draws and 4 losses in the last 8 home matches.
For this competition, he does not win in his stadium 7 games ago. In their home league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 0-0 (3 out of 8 matches). The team has conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 matches, so it has not presented great defensive solidity, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 15 matches in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 8 times and never got the comeback. There are 2 periods that stand out in the last 18 home matches for all competitions: they have scored 7 of their 20 goals between minutes (46′-60 ‘); He suffered 9 of his 23 goals between the minutes (76’-90 ‘).
Incheon United played a total of 8 matches so far, winning only 1 win, plus 3 draws and 4 losses, scoring a total of 11 goals and suffering 14, leaving an average of 1.38 goals scored and 1.75 goals per game. , showing a good offensive performance, but difficulties in its defensive sector. In all their matches, their best moment was in the first 15 minutes of the two halves, scoring 5 goals in each period, with highlights for Moon Seon-Min and S. Mugosa, each with 8 goals scored. For this game the home team arrives in great difficulties, since they do not know a victory 13 consecutive games. Acting at home does not win 7 games ago, with 4 losses and 3 draws. The final score was more than 1.5 goals in 5 games and they just did not score in two games.
The away team is currently in the 7 th position of the league, with 21 points won, after 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses. In the penultimate match, they won in an away match against Gyeongnam, by (0-1). In the last match, they tied in a home match against Jeonnam Dragons, by (1-1). This is a team that, oddly enough, was better outside than at home, as in the last 30 matches they register 6 wins, 1 draw and 8 losses in away matches; against 4 wins, 5 draws and 6 losses at their stadium. For the league, Gangwon won 12 points out of 21 possible points, after 4 wins and 3 losses in the last 7 away matches. In their away league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 1-0 (4 out of 8 matches). The team has conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, so they have not displayed great defensive solidity, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their away matches there is a tendency for goals, since 12 of the last 16 matches have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In 15 matches in this competition, they only got 2 comebacks in the 9 matches in which they suffered the first goal.
The Gangwon played so far 7 games away in the K-League in 2018, winning 4 and 3 defeats, scoring a total of 14 goals and suffering 13, remaining with an average per game of 2 goals scored and 1.86 suffered, demonstrating a good offensive use, but also defensive difficulties. His best moment was in the final 30 minutes of the first half and in the first 15 minutes of the second half, marking in each period 5 goals, with highlight for U. Deric, with 11 goals and 3 assists. For this match the away team comes from 3 matches without knowing defeats, being that acting in the home of the opponent is at a better time, registering in 4 matches only 1 loss. In their last 5 matches under these conditions, the final score was more than 2.5 goals 4 times, being that they did not score in only 1 match.
PREDICTION: Both teams to score / YES @ 1.57