Match Time：10/9/2019 18:00 Wednesday (GMT+8)
This game is the semifinal of J-League Cup. Gamba Osaka defeated FC Tokyo in last round game, so they got promotion to play this semifinal. And Gamba Osaka got a big win with 5-0 in last game of J-League Division 1. Their morale is good currently. But to see their recent results, their performance is not stable. They got 3W-3D-4L in recent 10 games, they grasped points mainly in home games. Their home win rate is up to about 60% in recent 10 games. On the other hand, Consadole Sapporo lost to Gamba Osaka in last game. This game they play with each other again, Consadole Sapporo take psychological disadvantage. Although they have got no wins for 3 leagues, their recent performance in league was bad, they got enough points in league, so they paid attention to cup games. They defeated the strong team Hiroshima Sanfrecce in last game of J-League Cup. They rank No.7 in league currently. Besides, their line-up is not bad, their away unbeaten rate is good recently.
Both teams overall strength is similar. The handicap first odds are Gamba Osaka -0.25. Gamba Osaka got the weak support with their home advantage. Consadole Sapporo have a certain away fighting ability, and their attacking is excellent in this season. So I think Consadole Sapporo will be unbeaten in this game.
Gamba Osaka VS Consadole Sapporo
Handicap Pick: Consadole Sapporo +0.25