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Tension is heightening as we are in the knockout stages of the World Cup with Brazil and South Korea going toe-to-toe at Stadium 974. The upcoming round of 16 match will kick off this coming Monday.

Having battled to work their way into the round of of 16 of the World Cup, both Brazil and South Korea are very eager to go even deeper. No doubt we are in for a serious battle this coming Monday. South Korea take on Brazil as number 28, whereas the home side sit as number one in the FIFA world ranking.

Having lost their first group match since 1998, Brazil favourites to take to title in Qatar. With Neymar expected to come back from injury and the primary squad rested against Cameroun, Brazil er heavy favourites in this round.

South Korea battled the odds in the final round of the group stage and were well rewarded. Not since reaching the semifinal in 2002 as host, have they progressed further than this round.

Brazil vs South Korea Prediction

Brazil Form

Brazil hope to get back to winning ways after first beating Serbia by 2-0, before winning 1-0 against Switzerland. The streak ended in a recent 1-0 defeat against Cameroon. Brazil won nine of their last 10 matches across all tournaments, while suffering one defeat.

Before their upcoming match in the World Cup, Brazil are performing absolutely brilliant, when it comes to goal scoring. In the past ten outings, they performed a formidable average of 2.9 goals per game. An awe-inspiring total of 29 goals. They let three goals slip in, which creates an average of 0.3 per game. During this run, they fought their way to a clean sheet seven times.

South Korea Form

In their last three matches, South Korea drew 0-0 with Uruguay, lost 2-3 against Ghana and beat Portugal 2-1. South Korea were able to win six of their previous 10 games across all tournaments, while drawing two of the games. They suffered two defeats as well.

South Korea head into their next match on Monday having performed a tolerable average of 1.8 goals in ten matches. They scored a total of 18 , whilst shipping ten goals against. An average of one goal against a game. They hung on to a clean sheet five times in this streak.

Brazil vs South Korea Stats

  • Brazil have not lost 30 of the last 32 matches
  • Brazil have won 9 of the last 10 matches
  • Brazil have scored in 12 of the last 14 matches
  • In the last 3 Brazil matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • In 5 of the last 6 Brazil matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • South Korea have not lost 10 of the last 12 matches
  • South Korea have scored in 11 of the last 13 matches
  • In 7 of the last 9 South Korea matches the sum of goals was under 3.5

Brazil vs South Korea Lineups

Brazil vs South Korea Betting Tips

Richarlison scored twice in the six most recent games for Brazil, with Young-Gwon Kim providing two goals for South Korea in his last six.

Brazil claimed all three points nine times in their last 10 matches across all tournaments, while also drawing zero along the way. They endured defeat in one of the games in this run. South Korea have won six of their last 10 games, while drawing two and losing two in this series of matches.

Over 2.5 goals came out six times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Brazil, who scored an average of 2.9 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the last ten games for South Korea, who scored 1.8 times on average in those matches.

In the past four encounters between Brazil and South Korea over 2.5 goals came out three times, with Brazil scoring an average of 3.25 goals per game. South Korea averaged 0.75 goals, while both teams scored two times.

Brazil scored the first goal of the game an impressive nine times out of the last ten games. South Korea scored the opening goal in four of a possible ten games. Brazil have won to nil in six consecutive home games.