South Korea vs. Jordan Possible Starting lineups, Team news & prediction for AFC Asian Cup 2023 Semi-final


South Korea face Jordan in the semi-finals of the AFC Asian Cup on February 6, with a potential final against Iran or hosts Qatar on the horizon.

Son Heung-Min’s extra-time goal gave South Korea a 2-1 quarter-final win against rivals Australia to confirm their last-four spot as Jordan edged past Tajikistan.

Qatar are aiming to retain their 2019 title on the opposite side of the group, with South Korea aiming for a first finals appearance since 2015.

Team news

Jurgen Klinsmann could stick with an unchanged starting line-up for this clash after an impressive display against Australia. Wolves star Hwang Hee-chan joined captain Son in scoring against the Socceroos.

Hamza Al Dardour is missing in Jordan as he serves the second game of a three-match ban, while Al Hilal striker Yazan Al-Naimat has scored three goals so far in the tournament.

South Korea (4-2-3-1): Cho (GK) — T. Kim, M. Kim, Y. Kim Y. Seol — Y. Park, I Hwang, — H. Hwang, Son, K. Lee — G. Cho.

Jordan (3-4-3): Abulaila (GK) — Nasbi, Al-Arab, Al-Ajalin — Haddad, Hasan, Al-Rawabdeh, Al Mardhi —  Al-Taamari, Al-Naimat, Olwan.

Prediction: South Korea 1-0 Jordan

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