Pohang Steelers face Ulsan Hyundai FC in the K League 1 2022 at the Steelyard Stadium in Pohang on Saturday, July 2. The match will start at 3:30 PM IST (Indian Standard Time). 

Pohang Steelers come into this game on the back of a 3-2 defeat to Daegu FC. Heo Yong-joon scored both the goals for the Steelers in the last league game. 

Pohang Steelers are currently placed fifth on the K League 1 points table with 27 points from 18 games, having won seven, lost five and drawn six matches.

Ulsan Hyundai FC recently beat Bucheon 1995 on penalties in the Quarter-final of the Korean FA Cup. In the K League 1 this season, Ulsan Hyundai FC are currently atop the points table having won 12 out of their 18 games. 

Ulsan Hyundai FC defeated FC Seoul by a margin of 2-1 in their last league game. Valeri Qazaishvili and Um-Won-sang were the goal scorers against FC Seoul.

Pohang Steelers vs Ulsan Hyundai FC K League 1 2022 odds

Parimatch odds: Pohang Steelers: 3.40, Ulsan Hyundai FC: 2.18, Draw: 3.35

Betwinner odds: Pohang Steelers: 3.20, Ulsan Hyundai FC: 2.15, Draw: 3.20

Betway odds: Pohang Steelers: 3.20, Ulsan Hyundai FC: 2.15, Draw:3.20 

10CRIC odds: Pohang Steelers: 3.26, Ulsan Hyundai FC: 2.22, Draw: 3.37

Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds.

Pohang Steelers vs Ulsan Hyundai FC head-to-head

Pohang Steelers and Ulsan Hyundai have played each other 29 times in K League 1. Ulsan Hyundai have won 15, while Pohang Steelers have won nine games. Five games have been drawn. 

Ulsan Hyundai defeated Pohang Steelers by a 2-0 scoreline in the last head-to-head.  

Pohang Steelers vs Ulsan Hyundai FC probable starting lineups

Pohang Steelers: Yun Pyeong-Guk (goalkeeper), Shin Kwang-Hoon, Seung-Wook Park, Alex Grant, Sim Sang-min, Lee Soo-Bin, Sin Jin-Ho (captain), Wanderson, Lee Seung-Mo, Im Sang-Hyeob, Heo Yong-joon.

Ulsan Hyundai FC: Jo Hyeon-woo (goalkeeper), Kim Tae Hwan, Lim Jong Eun, Kim Young-Gwon (captain), Seol Young-Woo, Park Yong-woo, Koh Myeong-Jin, Gi-Yun Choi, Valeri Qazaishvili, Lee Chung-Yong, Leonardo Souza.

Pohang Steelers vs Ulsan Hyundai FC K League 1 2022 top picks and players to watch

Pohang Steelers: Heo-Yong-joon scored two goals in the previous match against Daegu FC. The South Korean striker has scored six goals in 13 matches this season.

Ulsan Hyundai FC: Leonardo Souza is the top pick in this match. The 25-year-old has scored seven goals in 15 matches in K League 1 2022. He has also scored three goals in seven matches in the AFC Champions League.

Pohang Steelers vs Ulsan Hyundai K League 1 2022 prediction

Ulsan Hyundai FC start as favourites against Pohang Steelers considering their recent form and overall head-to-head record.

Pohang Steelers face an uphill task in this match against the league leaders but are capable of knicking a point in this encounter.