South Korea vs Saudi Arabia Possible lineups & TV Channel for AFC Asian Cup 2024

Heung-Min Son South Korea

South Korea will be chasing a place in the quarter-finals of the AFC Asian Cup ahead of Saudi Arabia in the round of 16 on January 30.

Despite being tipped as potential winners prior to the tournament, South Korea struggled through the group stage, winning just once from their three matches in Group E.

Saudi Arabia dominate Group F with a clash with Australia on the horizon for the winner of this tie.

Team news

South Korea are expected to rotate following their 3-3 draw with Malaysia, with Wolves striker Hwang Hee-chan in the starting line-up.

Saudi Arabia rested certain players in the 0-0 draw with Thailand, with midfielder Mohamed Kanno and Nasser Aldawsari opting to return to the starting XI.

South Korea (4-4-2): Cho (GK) — T. Kim, M. Kim, Y. Kim, Seol — K.I. Lee, J. Lee, I. Hwang, Jeong — Son, H. Hwang.

Saudi Arabia (3-4-3): Al-Kassar (GK) — Al-Saluli, Albulayhi, Lajami — Abdulhamid, Almalki, Al-Najei, N. Aldawsari — Ghareeb, Albrikan, S. Aldawsari.

 

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