The five-time FIFA World Cup winner, Brazil, will face Group H runners-up, South Korea, in the round of 16 games on December 6 at Stadium 974. The Brazilian team is under threat as they saw the South Korean squad defeat Portugal dramatically 2-1 in their last group-stage game.
Fans are expecting Neymar to come up in the match against the knockout game with South Korea. He was injured during Selecao's opening win against Serbia and missed later group-stage games. On the other side, South Korea hopes to make history by beating Brazil. So, here's the match preview and more.
World Cup 2022 Brazil vs. South Korea Match Preview
- This is the first-ever competitive meeting between Brazil and South Korea, but they have already met for the 8th time.
- South Korea has never defeated a South American side at the World Cup.
- This is South Korea's first knockout stage game at the World Cup game in 12 years.
- The five-time world cup winner has won each of their last seven round-of-16 games in the FIFA World Cup.
Brazil vs. South Korea Possible Lineup: Key Players
Brazil's Possible Lineup (4-2-3-1): Alisson, Eder Militao, Thiago Silva, Marquinhos, Danilo, Fred, Casemiro, Raphinha, Rodrygo, Vinicious Junior, Richarlison
Key Player For Brazil: Raphinha
South Korea's Possible Lineup (4-3-3): Kim Seung-Gyu, Kim Moon-hwan, Kwon Kyung-wan, Kim Min-Jae, Kim Jin-Su, Hwang In-beom, Jung Woo-young, Lee Kang-in, Lee Jae-sung, Cho Gue-sung, Son Heung-min
Key Player For South Korea: Kim Jin-Su
Who Will Win Between Brazil and South Korea? Prediction
The Brazilian team has an impressive squad, and they are now facing South Korea to secure a spot in the quarterfinal of FIFA World Cup 2022. Likewise, South Korea stunned the world after a 2-1 win over Portugal. Now, they are ready to face Brazil.
The South Korean team also hopes to create a new upset at the football's biggest tournament. Brazil may be the thought opponent for them, but they are also ready to take the fight in the battle.
Our Prediction: Brazil 2-1 South Korea
Brazil vs. South Korea Win Probability and Betting Odds
Brazil and South Korea are facing each other to win a spot in the quarterfinal of the World Cup. 76% of people say Brazil will win the game, while South Korea has received support from 8% only. Besides, 16% are hoping to game go to the penalty session.
Here Brazil is a massive favorite. So, they are favored to win the game at odds of just 1.23, while South Korea is a long way back at 12.00.
Brazil vs. South Korea Match Facts: Kickoff Time, Stadium, Ticket
The match between Brazil and South Korea is going to be interesting. So, below are the details about the game.
Kickoff Time: 19:00 GMT / 14:00 ET / 11:00 PT
Date: December 6, 2022
Stadium: Stadium 974
Location: Doha, Qatar
Where to Watch: fuboTV
In addition, tickets for Brazil vs. South Korea are available on platforms like Koobit, Fotmob, Dice, etc.