Syria hosts South Korea in round 8 of the third stage of the World Cup qualification. The match will be played on Tuesday, February 1st at Zabeel Stadium (Dubai)
The Syrian national team has never played at the World Cup. And at the Asian Cup, the team has never qualified from the group. Qasioun Eagles are currently in last place in the qualification standings. First of all, the Syrians are let down by their defensive line, which is the worst in the group. In the last round, Qasioun Eagles lost to the United Arab Emirates (2-0).
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The South Korean national team is one of the leading teams in Asia for a reason. It has very strong players in its roster, who make a difference. Now the Tigers of Asia are in second place and very close to qualifying for the World Cup. In the last match, the Koreans beat Lebanon (0-1).
Syria and South Korea have a rich history of head-to-head matches. In the last five games, the South Korean national team won more often. The Tigers of Asia gained three victories, and two matches ended in a draw. At the same time, in the first head-to-head match, which took place back in 1984, the Syrian team won an away 0-1 victory. In the last game, the South Korean national team won with a score of 2-1. Of course, the Tigers of Asia look like favorites in the upcoming game. After all, they will secure a ticket to Qatar in case of victory. It is obvious that the class of the players of the South Korean national team is higher, so they will probably gain a confident victory.