KOR vs PHI: In AFC Asia Cup, the football teams South Korea and the Philippines face off each other today in the field. The game will kick start at 7:00 PM IST on 7th January 2019. The venue of the match is at Al Maktoum Stadium. It will be the first meet between these two sides.
South Korea has been on an impressive run of form. In the last five games, South Korea has won two games and drawn three games whereas Philipines has won one game, lost two games and drawn two games. Hence in today’s match KOR vs PHI, it is predicted that South Korea will win against the Philippines.
KOR vs PHI Team News
Heung-min Son will not be available for South Koreas as he will feature for Tottenham against Chelsea midweek. Hong Chul is the most likely name to feature for South Korea on the left wing. Goalkeeper Neil Etheridge will remain absent and will be replaced by Bangkok United’s Michael Falkesgaard for Philippines team. Phil Younghusband and James Younghusband are both expected to start for the Philippines.
KOR vs PHI Playing XI
South Korea Playing XI: Cho Hyun Woo (GK); Kim Young-Gwon, Kim Min-Jae, Kwon Kyung-won, Hong Chul, Ki Seung-yeung, Jung Woo-young, Lee Young; Hwang Hee-Chan, Hwang Ui Jo, Lee Jae-sung
Philippines Playing XI: Falkesgaard (GK); Steuble, Silva, Martinez de Murga, Reed; Schroek, Strauss, Bedio, Ingreso, Reichelt; Phil Younghusband