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Shimizu S Pulse vs Oita Trinita Preview, Possible Lineups & Predictions

Shimizu S Pulse vs Oita Trinita Preview, Possible Lineups & Predictions

Let us see some predictions as well as the previews of professional experts about Shimizu S Pulse vs Oita Trinita - the match in the 2019 J1 League.

Shimizu S Pulse vs Oita Trinita match information

Time: 13:00 (GMT+8) on November 23rd

Venue: IAI Stadium Nihondaira, Shimizu, Shizuoka

‎‎Competition: 2019 J1 League

S-Pulse Shimizu is on the decline as this team loses four consecutive rounds recently. Ahead of the 32nd round, coach Shinoda's team has dropped to the 15th position - standing right above the group of three relegated teams.

Even so, things are still under control when Shimizu S-Pulse is 4 points away from the team chasing behind and if Nakamura & his teammates focuse on the last 3 rounds, the relegation ticket will not belong to them.

Returning to the round 32, with the advantage of playing at home and having a period of nearly 2 weeks to rest & regain morale, Shimizu S-Pulse is determined to win all 3 points to escape the pursuit of relegation group. The ambition of the IAI Stadium Nihondaira host is increased as their opponent is Oita Trinita in this match.

Up to now, Oita Trinita has a completely better rank compared to the opponent. After 31 rounds, the team of coach Katanosaka has 12 wins, 10 draws and 9 losses, ranked 7th in the standing. But this is also the drawback of the visitor in this match because Oita Trinita has no motivation to play when their opportunity to make the top 3 is almost no exist.

Confrontation history also shows that Oita Trinita is inferior to Shimizu S Pulse. Back 4 recent matches, Oita Trinita has only 1 draw in the first leg this season (1-1 draw at home), whereas they lost the remaining 3 matches against Shimizu S-Pulse.

Shimizu S Pulse vs Oita Trinita possible lineups:

Shimizu S-Pulse: Okubo, Matsubara, Futami, Yoshimoto, Tatsura, Takeuchi, Augusto, Nishizawa, Kawai, Nakamura, Douglas.

Oita Trinita: Kojima, Ryosuke Tone, Yuto Misao, Suzuki, Iwata, Kotegawa, Kenji Baba, Toshio Shimakawa, Rei Matsumoto, Marutani, Mitsuhira.

Shimizu S Pulse vs Oita Trinita score predictions: 1-0