Yanbian – Chongqing Lifan: 8th JULY 2017
Shimizu is currently on the 13th position in the J League, with 18 points in 17 stages.
The hosts have alternating evolutions, with 4 points accumulated in the last 3 championship games. Previous Stage, Shimizu succumbed to the Sapporo field, score 1-0.
T. Chong is the team’s top scorer in the championship, managing to score 7 times this time.
Shimizu has not won on his own home in front of Gamba Osaka in April 2014.
On the other hand, Gamba Osaka ranked fourth in the first league in Japan, and managed to accumulate 32 points after 17 championship games.
Like their daversaries, the guests prove inconsistent with 4 points in the last 3 stages. Recently, Gamba Osaka landed on his own, score 0-1, in front of Kashima.
The Japanese S. Kurata is the best marker of the team in the championship, with 6 goals scored in 11 stages.
The guests have one of the safest defenses of the championship, with just 16 goals scored so far.