Prediction for Cambodia - Iran. On Friday, June 5, 2021, the next round of the second stage of qualification for the 2022 World Cup from Asia will be played. How will the match of the 8th round end in which one of the contenders for getting into the third stage of qualification will play with the main outsider of the group?
On October 10, 2019, in the third round of the current selection, Iran shipped 14 unanswered goals against Cambodia. Will the Iranians be able to repeat something similar on a visit?
Cambodia is the undisputed outsider of the group. The team plays almost without attack – only 2 goals scored in 7 matches. But the opponents at their gates allow a lot-34 conceded. With such statistics, it is even surprising to see the number "1" in the "points scored" column. e (a 1-1 home draw with Hong Kong in September 2019). The team has not been together since 2019, so it started its June official matches without playing practice. As a result, on June 3, 0:8 from Bahrain, and on June 7, 1:4 from Iraq
Iran has 12 points after 6 matches played. The team is 2 points behind the group leader, with whom it will have to play on June 15. So it is absolutely impossible for the Iranians to lose points now. The team showed quite effective football (24 goals scored) with a good game in defense (4 conceded). In 2021, Iran played only 1 friendly match (on March 30, it beat the Syrian national team 3-0) and 2 official matches – on June 3, the team beat Hong Kong (3:1), and on June 7, Bahrain (3:0).