Sangju Sangmu started the new season in South Korea very badly. He is on the last place in the ranking after the first stage, following the failure in the score suffered on the field of Ulsan Hyundai (0-4).
It was the first official match for Sangmu since November, as last season in the K League ended at the end of November.
Sangmu finished last championship in 7th place, the second best ranking in its history, after the sixth position, in 2016.
Sangju Sangmu was founded in 1984, but has been operating as a professional club only since 2011.
It is the Army club of South Korea and is based on young players, who evolve for the club during the two years of their military service.
Gangwon started the new season in the K League well and settled on the 2nd place after the first stage, thanks to the 3-1 victory at home to FC Seoul.
Kim Byung-Soo’s team was led at the break, but came back spectacularly after the break and won thanks to two goals scored in the 85th and 86th minutes.
Gangwon FC last season equaled the best ranking in history in the South Korean first league, 6th place, but also the best run in the Cup, where it reached the quarterfinals.
The club, founded in 2008, is in its fourth consecutive season in the first division, where it was promoted at the end of 2016, after three consecutive years spent in the second league.
He has only South Korean footballers in the group, with one exception: the Japanese defender Nakazato.
⚽️What are the likely teams in this match?
Football Prediction of the Day Sangju vs Gangwon
The last two official matches have been over 2.5 goals.
Has 3 wins in the last 4 home matches, the first of them with Gangwon (2-1).
4 of the last 5 home games were 3+.
7 of the previous 8 home games were GG.
Sangju is the South Korean club that relies only on local players.
He has only one victory in the last 5 official matches.
He has only won twice in the last 10 games.
6 of the last 7 games were GG and 3+.
3 of the last 4 trips were GG and 3+.
Didn’t win at all in the last 11 away games (3 draws and 8 failures).
Bet Tips: Over 2.5 goals