Portugal has already advanced to the knockout round and can clinch first place with a win or a draw, while South Korea will be eliminated if they lose.
Cho Gue-sung, a forward, became the first South Korean to record two goals in a World Cup game.
Portugal has only lost one of their last 14 games during the World Cup group stage (W8 D5).
* During their time as co-hosts of the 2002 World Cup, South Korea became the only Asian nation to get to the semifinals, while Portugal's best result was a third-place showing in 1966.
Prior meetings: In a 2002 World Cup group match, South Korea defeated Portugal 1-0 thanks to a goal from Park Ji-sung for the Asian team, which was then led by Guus Hiddink.
World Cup 2022 matchup between South Korea and Portugal: kickoff time, location, statistics, and odds