South Korea and Ghana face off on Monday within the second spherical of Group H play. The match kicks off at Training Metropolis Stadium in Doha at 8 a.m. ET and airs on FS1. South Korea is a slim favourite with +160 odds at DraftKings Sportsbook whereas Ghana is +200. A draw is put in at +210.
The match shall be officiated by an all-English crew with Anthony Taylor serving because the referee. The 2 assistants shall be Gary Beswick and Adam Nunn. Taylor is making his World Cup debut on this match however has in depth excessive profile expertise. In 2020, he turned the primary particular person to referee a second FA Cup Ultimate. This yr, he has 4 UEFA Champions League appearances to his credit score and has given out 19 yellow playing cards and one second yellow card whereas calling for 2 penalty kicks.
South Korea performed Uruguay to a scoreless draw of their group stage opener. The South Koreans have been booked for one yellow card within the match. Ghana misplaced their opener 3-2 to Portugal. They have been booked for 4 yellow playing cards and Portugal bought a penalty kick that Cristiano Ronaldo drilled in for the rating.
Right here’s a have a look at the total officiating crew forward of Monday morning’s motion (h/t Regulation 5 – The Referee):
Referee: Anthony Taylor (ENG)
Assistant Referee 1: Gary Beswick (ENG)
Assistant Referee 2: Adam Nunn (ENG)
Fourth Official: Kvin Ortega (PER)
Reserve Assistant Referee: Michael Orue (PER)
Video Assistant Referee: Tomasz Kwiatkowski (POL)
Assistant Video Assistant Referee: Alejandro José Hernandez Hernandez (ESP)
Offside Video Assistant Referee: Kyle Atkins (USA)
Help Video Assistant Referee: Ricardo De Burgos (ESP)
Standby Assistant Video Assistant Referee: Corey Parker (USA)