Kofu vs Iwata prediction: The defeat to Montedio Yamagata in the last round made Iwata unable to keep their top spot. But they are still in the promotion group if they continue to maintain this position. In the next round, Iwata players will have a trip to Kofu’s JIT Recycle Ink Stadium. This confrontation will be a great challenge for coach Suzuki Masakazu’s team. Because the opponent of the yard is also in a very stable form. So can Iwata players get 3 points to be able to return to the No. 1 position again?
- Match date: 09:00 am on 2021/08/09
- Event: J.League 2
- Stage: Matchday 24th
KOFU VS IWATA PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Kofu is having very stable performance, plus a home-field advantage. They are trusted by the bookie to win the next match. However, the Iwata players are also very determined to bring back all 3 points in this confrontation.
Kofu’s form in the last 5 matches: D W W W W
During this period, the Kofu players have gradually regained the feeling and regained their form to compete for a promotion. They are getting 43 points with 5th place on the table and are 5 points behind the top group. To equalize that gap is not too difficult if Ito Akira’s students play confidently and keep their current stable performance in the next rounds.
In the last 5 matches, the outstanding achievements of Kofu players are undisputed. They are on an unbeaten streak with 1 draw and 4 wins in a row. In the next confrontation with Iwata, if they continue to maintain this form, the chance of victory will not be too difficult.
Iwata’s form in the last 5 matches: W W W D L
This season, Iwata players are still very successful when they are still in the promotion group. After 23 rounds, they have 15 wins, 3 draws and only 5 defeats. With this achievement, the army of coach Suzuki Masakazu fully deserves their current position in the J2 League arena.
Losing the match against Montedio Yamagata at home made Iwata lose their top spot. This is a match where they were subjective before the opponent when they played in a lack of focus. Although they had more control of the ball, the final result of coach Suzuki Masakazu’s students was a loss with a score of 1-2.
Select: Kofu FT.
In the history of football, between Kofu and Iwata, there have been many opportunities to encounter each other. However, if considering in the last 5 confrontations from 2018 to now, it can be seen that the advantage in the head-to-head record belongs to Iwata players when they have 3 wins and 2 draws.
The last time they met each other was in the 18th round of the J2 League this season at Iwata’s field. With their advantage, the Iwata players won with the final score of 1-0.
Select: Kofu FT.
Kofu’s attack is showing their strength when bringing in 36 goals at this year’s tournament. Their number 1 striker is striker Jin Izumisawa who has 9 goals for the home team. Along with that, Kofu’s defense is also working relatively well when minimizing the number of goals.
On the other side of the front line, Iwata’s attack at the moment is playing sublime with 38 goals scored. Striker Lukian is their highest scorer with 11 goals. However, Iwata’s defense has not been able to do their job well when they still have to receive 25 goals
With Over/Under 2.25, Kofu got 3 ending matches in terms of Over. While with Iwata, they got 4 ending matches in terms of Over in the last 5 matches.
Select: Over 2.25 FT.
Kofu vs Iwata Prediction: Kofu 2-1 Iwata FT (1-0 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 24th match of J.League 2 between Kofu vs Iwata on 2021/08/09 of the CMD368 bookie.