Tokyo Verdy will be the visitors at Kyoto Nishikyogoku Stadium on Wednesday for the J2 League game with home side Kyoto Sanga.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Kyoto Sanga v Tokyo Verdy can be found here (inc. the best betting odds).
Kyoto Sanga will be looking to improve on their last outing here after the 1-0 J2 League losing effort in their last game against Tochigi S.C..
Ichizo Nakata’s Kyoto Sanga have netted 7 times in their past 6 outings. At the other end, the number of goals that have been scored against them in those same fixtures is 5.
Heading into this contest, Kyoto Sanga are unbeaten in their last 3 home league matches.
After being defeated in their last game at the hands of Tokushima Vortis in J2 League action, Tokyo Verdy will be aiming to make amends here.
The only player to score from Tokyo Verdy was Joel Chima Fujita (43'). Koki Kiyotake (18') and Ken Iwao (86') scored for Tokushima Vortis.
Hideki Nagai’s Tokyo Verdy have had reason to celebrate scoring 5 times in the course of their most recent 6 matches. The aggregate of goals that they have conceded during those same clashes equals 10.
Ahead of this clash, Tokyo Verdy are without an away win for the past 2 league matches.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head-to-head clashes dating back to 11/11/2017 shows us that Kyoto Sanga have won 2 of them & Tokyo Verdy 4, with the number of drawn games being 0.
A combined total of 17 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 9 of them from Kyoto and 8 belonging to Tokyo Verdy. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.83.
The last league meeting featuring these clubs was J2 League match day 15 on 29/08/2020 which ended up with the score at Tokyo Verdy 2-0 Kyoto Sanga.
Team News: Kyoto Sanga
Katsunori Ueebisu (Thigh Problems), Nobuhiro Kato (Corona virus) and Juninho (Meniscus Damage) won’t be playing for Kyoto gaffer Ichizo Nakata.
Team News: Tokyo Verdy
Due to a completely healthy group ready to go, Tokyo Verdy manager Hideki Nagai has zero fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this match.
Tokyo Verdy will surely be able to put a goal past this Kyoto Sanga lineup, although that is unlikely to be enough to avoid a loss.
We’re expecting a narrow 2-1 win for Kyoto Sanga when the full-time whistle blows. Let’s see what happens here.
What are the top odds for the game?
Turning to the betting odds on the full-time result market, putting your money on Kyoto Sanga can be had for 2.225, a wager on a draw is 3.38 and staking on the winning team to be Tokyo Verdy gets you 3.4. Those are the most competitive prices offered at this very moment.