Wednesday, Nigeria faces South Korea for a meeting of group A of the women’s world cup. Both teams will want to win to stay alive in this group.
Nigeria vs South Korea Today’s Betting Tips
Nigeria is a regular at the World since it has participated in all editions of the competition. This year, the Super Falcons have won their ticket to France by winning the CAN but have not prepared very well this World. Indeed, they lost to Canada (2-1) last April and drew against Ghana in May (0-0) in two friendly games. This form was confirmed during their first meeting in this tournament during which the Nigerians could do nothing against Norway (3-0).
Eighth in the last World Cup final in 2015, South Korea has validated its ticket to this world by snatching the 5th place of the Women’s Asian Cup thanks to a wide win against the Philippines (5-0) . Subsequently, the 14th World Nation did not particularly shine during friendly matches (3 wins, 4 defeats and 1 draw) and even finished its preparation with a defeat against Sweden (1-0) a week before the start of the competition. Friday, for their entry in the running, the Teageuk Warriors were outclassed by the France team at Parc-des-Princes during the opening match of the tournament (4-0).
Headcount for Nigeria vs South Korea
On the Nigerian side, the attack should be led once again by Guingampaise Desire Oparanozie and FC Barcelona striker Asisat Oshoala who is the star of this selection. Touched against Spain, the right-back holder Michael is forfeit.
Playmaker Ji So-Yun is the big star of the Korean team. The Chelsea player has also been named to the team-type of the season this year in England. Note that the guardian of previous years Yoon Young-geul had a big knee injury and is not in the 23.
Nigeria: Oluehi – Ohale, Okeke, Ebi, Ebere – Chikwelu, Okobi, Ayinde – Oshoala, Oparanozie, Ordega.
South Korea: Jung-Mi Kim – Hye-Ri Kim, Hwang-Bo.R, Kim Do-y, Jang S-ji – Soh-Yun Cho – Min-a Lee, So-Yun Ji, Mira Moon, Geun- Min Lee – Jung Sb.
Our Betting Tips Explained Nigeria vs South Korea
Trimballed by France, South Korea could recover and win its first success in the competition at the expense of Nigeria, which seems a notch below on paper. Victory of South Korea
Betting Tips: Both teams to score