Football prediction for Kawasaki Frontale vs Shimizu S-Pulse
After 3 matches in Group B of the Japanese League Cup 2023, Shimizu S-Pulse earned 4 points and ranked second on the leaderboard. Meanwhile, Kawasaki Frontale, a team that was highly rated before the tournament started, surprised many by not winning any matches and being at the bottom of the group. According to the schedule for the upcoming fourth round, the two teams will face each other at Kawasaki Todoroki Stadium.
Of course, having the advantage of home turf as well as better strength, Kawasaki Frontale is still considered to be the favorite in this match. Specifically, they are favored with a handicap of 3/4 (0.75 goals) by bookmakers. In the first leg of the Japanese League Cup this season, Kawasaki Frontale lost to Shimizu S-Pulse with a score of 3-2. However, it should be noted that they have won 100% of their last 5 home games against this opponent.
Indeed, Coach Toru Oniki's team is not in good form, but home ground is always a stronghold for this team. Statistics show that Kawasaki Frontale has only lost 2 out of their last 16 home games. Meanwhile, Shimizu S-Pulse - a representative of J-League 2 - is not a trustworthy name. Specifically, they disappointed many fans in 9 out of 11 recent away trips. The home team is reliable!
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Prediction: Kawasaki Frontale
Prediction for the first half of Kawasaki Frontale vs Shimizu S-Pulse
In the last 5 home games against Shimizu S-Pulse, Kawasaki Frontale have kept a clean sheet in the first half. In addition, in 4 out of 5 recent away games of this team, the first half ended with under 1.5 goals. On the other side of the pitch, Shimizu S-Pulse has failed to score before halftime in 10 out of their last 13 away trips. Under 1 goal in the first half is the optimal choice for this match!
Prediction: Under 1 goal
Total goal odds for Kawasaki Frontale vs Shimizu S-Pulse
In only 3 out of the last 9 consecutive matches of Kawasaki Frontale on all fronts, the Over/Under bet resulted in Over. In the last 5 home games of Coach Toru Oniki's team, the total number of goals scored did not exceed 2. Regarding Shimizu S-Pulse, 4 out of their last 6 recent away games with a handicap bet also had a similar scenario. Under is a reliable choice in the upcoming 90 minutes!