It’s another extended weekend of K League action with games on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, plus the bonus that for many it’s a national holiday on Monday. Stadiums should also be able to only 30% of their capacity to fans, however still no cheering and beer. Rain is once again forecast for this weekend, but not has heavy as previous weeks.

The key game at the top features leaders Ulsan in a local derby against a strong Pohang Steelers. Whilst at the bottom, Gwangju will be look to leap-frog Gangwon and escape a possible relegation battle.

Taking a look at the second tier big spenders Daejeon Hana host surprise package Seoul E-Land in a key game in the playoff race on Sunday evening.

Predictions for all of the K League 1 & K League 2 games here;

Every week I will predict all of the K League 1 and K League 2 games, plus when time allows write a short preview or at least reasoning for the prediction. Matchday updates will be available via Twitter – @tpbarnes86

K League 1 2020: Round 16 Predictions

Friday August 14th 2020

Seongnam FC vs. Busan I’Park

Prediction: 2 – 1

 

Saturday August 15th 2020

Ulsan Hyundai vs. Pohang Steelers

Prediction: 3 – 1

FC Seoul vs. Sangju Sangmu

Prediction: 1 – 1

Suwon Bluewings vs. Jeonbuk Hyundai

Prediction: 0 – 1

 

Sunday August 16th 2020

Daegu FC vs. Incheon United

Prediction: 2 – 1

Gwangju FC vs. Gangwon FC

Prediction: 1 – 1

 

K League 2 2020: Round 15 Predictions

Saturday August 15th 2020

Ansan Greeners vs. Jeonnam Dragons

Prediction: 1 – 0

FC Anyang vs. Bucheon 1995

Prediction: 1 – 1

 

Sunday August 16th 2020

Gyeongnam FC vs. Chungnam Asan

Prediction: 2 – 0

Suwon FC vs. Jeju United

Prediction: 1 – 2

 

Monday August 17th 2020

Daejeon Hana Citizen vs. Seoul E-Land

Prediction: 4 – 3

 

Finally

Winless Incheon seem doomed at this point, but can they start an unlikely escape bid on Sunday evening down in Daegu? Updates from the key game via twitter.

Once again previews for the K League 1 & K League 2 seasons can be found here; K LEAGUE 2020

Any thoughts, comments or questions. Feel free to comment below or message me via Twitter.

Tim
tim@modernseoul.org
@tpbarnes86