South Korea vs Ghana: Predictions, tips & betting odds

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The African nation showed plenty of attacking intent in their opening game and backing a game with goals at both ends could offer value

South Korea and Ghana meet on Monday afternoon with both sides looking for their first win in Group H.

Ghana put in a battling display but were beaten 3-2 by Portugal in their opening match, while South Korea made life tough for Uruguay in a 0-0 draw.

South Korea vs Ghana latest odds

The Asian side are favourites although not by much, with bet365 offering a Korean victory at 7/5 (2.40) while Ghana the lowest ranked team in the competition are available at 21/10 (3.10).

The draw which would keep both teams technically still in the tournament is priced at 11/5 (3.20).

South Korea vs Ghana first goal scorer odds

Tottenham forward Heung-Min Son is the favourite to open the scoring at 15/4 (4.75) while his compatriot Eui-Jo Hwang is available at 7/1 (8.00).

Andrew Ayew scored for Ghana against Portugal and is priced at 13/2 (7.50) while Athletic Club forward Inaki Williams is available at 9/1 (10.00).

South Korea vs Ghana preview

The oddsmakers think this will be a low scoring game with under 2.5 goals offered at just 4/7 (1.57).

However, there could be some value in backing both teams to find the back of the net with both teams showing decent attacking intent in their opening matches.

Ghana scored twice against one of the tournament favourites and could have had more goals, while South Korea looked good going forward against a solid Uruguayan defence.

South Korea vs Ghana tips and predictions

Both teams to score is priced at evens (2.00) which seems to offer real value, while over 2.5 goals is available at 11/8 (2.37) which is a big price for any game at this World Cup.

Odds correct at the time of writing. Please gamble responsibly.