South Korea World Cup Odds

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South Korea is still searching for its first win in Qatar as it fell to Ghana, 3-2, on Monday. Paulo Bento’s club tied Uruguay last week and is now set to face Portugal on Friday. South Korea World Cup odds currently sit at to be the first nation from Asia to win the competition. Click on any of the odds below to bet now on the best available prices at legal U.S. sportsbooks. South Korea will battle it out with Uruguay to progress to the knockout stage at the 2022 World Cup. They have odds of to win Group H and to advance out of Group H.

SOUTH KOREA WORLD CUP ODDS

Here are odds to win the World Cup for South Korea.

GROUP H FUTURES

FIFA World Cup Rankings in Group H:
  • No. 8 Portugal
  • No. 13 Uruguay
  • No. 29 South Korea
  • No. 60 Ghana
Group play is a round-robin format, with each team playing each other once. The top two teams in each group will advance to the knockout stage and Round of 16. Each win in group play is worth three points and draws are worth one point. A loss earns zero points. If there is a tie for the group winner or the second-place spot in the group to advance, the tiebreakers to determine the ranking among these teams are determined as follows:
  • Greatest combined goal difference in all group matches
  • Greatest combined number of goals scored in all group matches
  • If more than one team remain level after applying the above criteria, their ranking will be determined as follows:
    • Greatest number of points in head-to-head matches among those teams
    • Greatest goal difference in head-to-head matches among those teams
    • Greatest number of goals scored in head-to-head matches among those teams
    • Fair play points system in which the number of yellow and red cards in all group matches are considered according to the following deductions:
      • First yellow card: minus 1 point
      • Second yellow card/indirect red card: minus 3 points
      • Direct red card: minus 4 points
      • Yellow card and direct red card: minus 5 points
  • If any of the teams above remain level after applying the above criteria, their ranking will be determined by the drawing of lots
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GROUP H FIXTURES AND MATCH ODDS

vs. Uruguay

Uruguay and South Korea ended in a 0-0 final on Nov. 24.

vs. Ghana

Ghana beat South Korea, 3-2, on Nov. 28.

vs. Portugal

Friday, December 2nd at 10 a.m. ET (Education City Stadium)

HOW TO WATCH FIFA WORLD CUP QATAR 2022

Fox and Telemundo own the rights to broadcast the competition. For west coast fans planning on watching the early games before work, you will need to stock up on coffee and five-hour energy drinks. Group matches will kick off at 5 a.m., 8 a.m., 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. ET. The knockout matches will kick off at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. ET.

HOW SOUTH KOREA QUALIFIED FOR FIFA WORLD CUP QATAR 2022

South Korea were drawn into AFC’s Group H with Lebanon, Turkmenistan and Sri Lanka for Round 2 of qualification. They finished top on 16 points with 5W-1L to progress to Round 3 where they were drawn into Group A alongside Iran, UAE, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon. This time they finished second behind Iran on 23 points (7W-2D-1L) after UAE beat them 1-0 in the final group game. xG stats were unavailable for South Korea on FotMob.com. Check out Marco Cerino‘s post for a full list of nations who have qualified for Qatar 2022.
DATEOPPONENTResultGoals ForGoals AgainstTotal Goals
09/10/19TurkmenistanWin202
10/10/19Sri LankaWin808
10/15/19North KoreaDraw000
11/14/19LebanonDraw000
06/05/21TurkmenistanWin505
06/09/21Sri LankaWin505
06/12/21LebanonWin213
09/02/21IraqDraw000
09/07/21LebanonWin101
10/07/21SyriaWin213
10/12/21IranDraw112
11/11/21UAEWin101
11/16/21IraqWin303
01/27/22LebanonWin101
02/01/22SyriaWin202
03/24/22IranWin202
03/29/22UAELoss011
TOTAL1712W-4D-1L35439

SOUTH KOREA LIKELY XI

Star player Heung-Min Son, who on Sunday won the 2021/22 Premier League Golden Boot alongside Mohamed Salah, has been named Asia’s standout player for the fifth consecutive year. His success in Europe has inspired Wolves’ Hee-Chan Hwang, SC Freiburg’s Woo-Yeong Jeong, Mainz 05’s Jae-Sung Lee, Bordeaux’s Ui-Jo Hwang, Fenerbahçe’s Min-jae Kim, and others to make the move. south korea world cup odds

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