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The Veikkausliiga tie at Lahden Stadion on Monday will see home side FC Lahti go into battle with FC Haka.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for FC Lahti v FC Haka are shown below - along with the latest match odds.
FC Lahti will want to continue from where they left off last time out with the 0-4 Veikkausliiga success vs RoPS.
For FC Lahti, the goals were scored by Dimitry Imbongo (45') and Altin Zeqiri (84'). Zurab Tsiskaridze (66' Own goal) scored for RoPS.
Ilir Zeneli's FC Lahti have hit the back of the net 10 times over their preceding 6 outings. The corresponding tally of goals that they have conceded in those games amounts to 7.
Looking at the pre-match facts, FC Lahti:
- have not been beaten in the league by FC Haka in their last 2 games.
- are unbeaten in their last 2 league matches at home.
FC Haka go into this meeting after a 2-1 Veikkausliiga win against TPS Turku in their last fixture.
The only player to score from FC Haka was Salomo Ojala (79'). Rasmus Holma (64') was the scorer for TPS Turku.
FC Haka have been dangerous up front leading up to this encounter, scoring 9 times in their previous 6 matches. This doesn’t mask the fact that Haka have had their own issues at the back, also conceding in 6 of those same outings.
Heading into this fixture, FC Haka are undefeated in their last 4 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head meetings stretching back to 10/05/2010, both clubs have shared the honours with FC Lahti winning 2 of those games, FC Haka 2 and 2 being drawn in normal time.
A sum of 10 goals were yielded between them during those clashes, with 6 from Mustat kuhnurit and 4 netted by Haka. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 1.67.
Team News: FC Lahti
Availability isn’t a big problem, with just a single fitness concern for the FC Lahti gaffer Ilir Zeneli to contend with from of an almost fully healthy group of players. Tim Martinen (Achilles tendon rupture) won’t play.
Team News: FC Haka
Owing to a fully healthy group available to choose from, FC Haka manager Teemu Tainio has zero fitness concerns to report ahead of this game.
We’ve got the feeling that FC Haka have the firepower to score a goal against this FC Lahti team, but it probably shouldn’t be as many as they’ll concede.
We’re going for a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 victory for FC Lahti after the 90.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Lahden Stadion (14,465)
Captain: Kari Arkivuo
Chairman: Mika Halttunen
Manager: Ilir Zeneli
Competitions: Veikkausliiga position 7
🔑 Star Man: Jasin-Amin Assehnoun
Typically taking up the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Jasin-Amin Assehnoun was born in Finland. After making a first senior appearance for FC Lahti in the 2020 season, the gifted Midfielder has netted 8 league goals in the Veikkausliiga 2020 campaign so far in a total of 18 appearances.