Daegu FC will go up against Pohang Steelers in the Korean FA Cup 2022 at the DGB Daegu Bank Park in South Korea on Wednesday, June 29. The match will start at 3:30 PM IST (Indian Standard Time).
Pohang Steelers are four-time champions of the Korean FA cup. The Steelers made their last cup final appearance in 2013 where they defeated Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors.
For the Steelers, Moses Oghu and Jae-Hee Jung were the two scorers in their previous game against Daegu FC. Jae-Hee Jung has a total of four goals and two assists in the 18 games in the K League 1.
Daegu FC, meanwhile, have only won the Korean FA Cup once in 2018. They finished runners-up in the previous edition of the tournament.
In the previous encounter against the Pohang Steelers, Zeca and Go Jae-Hyeon were the goal scorers.
Daegu FC vs Pohang Steelers Korean FA Cup 2022 odds
Parimatch odds: Daegu FC: 2.55, Pohang Steelers: 2.65, Draw: 3.25
Betwinner odds: Daegu FC: 2.53, Pohang Steelers: 2.75, Draw: 3.34
Betway odds: Daegu FC: 2.50, Pohang Steelers: 2.60, Draw: 3.20
10CRIC odds: Daegu FC: 2.57, Pohang Steelers: 3.31, Draw: 2.71
Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds
Daegu FC vs Pohang Steelers head-to-head
The two rivals have faced each other 52 times across competitions since 2003. Daegu FC have won on 13 occasions. The Steelers have the edge in the head-to-head, winning 22 games while 17 games have ended in a draw.
Four out of the last five matches between these two teams have ended in a draw. The only game to produce a result was won by Daegu FC.
The last encounter between these two teams ended in a 2-2 draw.
Daegu FC vs Pohang Steelers probable starting lineups
Daegu FC: Oh Seung-hoon (Goalkeeper); Jo Jin-woo, Kim Woo-Seok, Jang Sungwon, Jae-Won Hwang; Bruno Lamas, Hee-Seung Kim, An Yong-woo; Lee Keun-ho, Cesinha, Go Jae-hyeon.
Pohang Steelers: Yun Pyeong-Guk (Goalkeeper); Shin Kwang-Hoon, Seung-Wook Park, Alex Grant, Kim Yong-Hwan; Jae-Hee Jung, Lee Soo-Bin; Sin Jin-Ho, Wanderson, Lee Seung-Mo; Lim Sang-hyub.
Daegu FC vs Pohang Steelers Korean FA Cup 2022 top picks and players to watch
Daegu FC: Go Jae-Hyeon will be the player to watch out for. Having scored a goal in their previous encounter against the Steelers, Jae-Hyeon will be the top pick for the hosts. In K League 1 2022, Jae-Hyeon has scored seven goals in 15 games along with one assist.
Pohang Steelers: Jae-Hee Jung will be a top pick in this match. In two appearances in the Korean FA Cup, he scored two goals. Overall, Jung has scored four goals in 18 appearances in the K League 1 2022.
Daegu FC vs Pohang Steelers 2022 prediction
Daegu FC go into the game with an edge over Pohang Steelers. Daegu FC have won one and drawn four in their last five matches.
Pohang Steelers haven't had a good run against Daegu FC in their recent head-to-head. However, the Steelers can mount a challenge in this encounter.