Gamba Osaka vs Kawasaki Frontale
Japan – J. League
Date: Saturday, 1 August 2020
Kick-off at 11:00 UK/ 12:00 CET
Venue: Suita City Football Stadium (Suita).
It will be an anticipated match at Suita City Football Stadium when the top two teams lock horns with each other to determine the better side of the two.
Gamba Osaka vs Kawasaki Frontale Match preview
Gamba Osaka came across a defeat in the season against their rival C-Osaka, or it would have been an unbeaten streak for the host in the campaign.
They are on a four-game winning streak in their schedule, following a 0-2 win on the road against Vissel Kobe last time out in the league.
The host lost their opening home match in the contest this season and has lost two of their recent four fixtures at home in their schedule.
In the meantime, Kawasaki is on a six-game winning streak in their away games and has three clean sheets in it. They have won all three outings this season with a 4 goal margin in two of them.
Unbeaten in the campaign until now, Kawasaki is on a six-game winning streak in their overall league schedule and will visit after a 3-1 home win against Shonan in their last match.
Gamba Osaka vs Kawasaki Frontale Head-to-head (h2h)
- Their last meeting was at Suita City Football Stadium in October 2019, when G-Osaka hosted Kawasaki in the J1 League fixture. The match ended in a 2-2 draw.
- The teams have met 21 times since the last decade. Gamba has 10 wins and Kawasaki has 7 wins in that period. Only 4 of their clashes ended in a draw.
- Since 2010, the teams have combined to average 3.7 goals per match. The host has averaged 2.0 goals, while the visiting side had 1.7 goals on average in that period.
- The host has recorded three of the last five wins and is unbeaten at home in the recent three fixtures with two draws and a win.
Gamba Osaka vs Kawasaki Frontale Prediction
The match is sizing to be anyone’s game, and picking a clear winner is a hard call. Both teams are at the top two positions in the table and are on a winning streak.
If we’re to pick a winner, the best option will be a draw no bet over Kawasaki Frontale with 1.44 odds since the visitors have a slight edge with their unbeaten streak in the campaign.
It will be an interesting match to watch, for the ninety minutes will probably be filled with goals from both teams and expect nothing less of a high-scoring affair at Suita.
The best bet for the punters will probably be a BTTS at 1.50 odds along with over 2.5 goals at 1.57 odds in the game to yield decent returns.
Gamba Osaka vs Kawasaki Frontale Betting tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.57 (4/7).
Both teams to score @ 1.50 (1/2).
Draw no bet: Kawasaki Frontale @ 1.44 (4/9).