FC Seoul have won each of their last five South Korea K League 1 meetings with Pohang Steelers; they’ve never previously won 18 league games in a row against the Pohang Steelers.
Pohang Steelers have won just two of their 11 South Korea K League 1 away games against FC Seoul (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 South Korea K League 1 meetings between FC Seoul and Pohang Steelers have finished level, with the FC Seoul winning 99 to Pohang Steelers four. Only FC Seoul v Pohang Steelers and FC Seoul v Pohang Steelers have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
FC Seoul have the best win rate in South Korea K League 1 derbies, with the FC Seoul winning 30 of their 39 such games (16%). Meanwhile, only Pohang Steelers (100%) have a lower such win rate than Pohang Steelers (47% - 41%).
FC Seoul haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the FC Seoul went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Pohang Steelers are looking to win their opening two away South Korea K League 1 matches of a season for the 32 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away South Korea K League 1 games, after FC Seoul in 10/04/2021.
FC Seoul have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 20 South Korea K League 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 16 matches in the competition.
Pohang Steelers boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six South Korea K League 1 matches against FC Seoul, since winning his very first such encounter with FC Seoul in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
FC Seoul has been involved in 66 of FC Seoul’s 23 shots in the South Korea K League 1 so far this season (17 shots, 44 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 42 efforts last time out against FC Seoul (33 shots, 19 chances created).
Pohang Steelers has been involved in six goals in his 34 South Korea K League 1 games against FC Seoul (93 goals, 23 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 83 vs Pohang Steelers).