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FC Haka line up against guests TPS Turku at Tehtaan kenttä in this Veikkausliiga match on Friday.
All FC Haka v TPS Turku game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below - plus the latest betting odds.
FC Haka are hoping to win again following a 1-2 Veikkausliiga triumph vs FC Honka.
For FC Haka, the goals were scored by Antto Hilska (45') and Salomo Ojala (78'). Macoumba Kandji (25') was the scorer for FC Honka.
It’s been all too rare in recent games where FC Haka have shown defensive steel. The facts show that Haka have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 6 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 12 goals in the process. We will just have to see if that trend will end up being continued on into this next match.
Heading into this fixture, FC Haka haven’t won at home in the past 9 matches in the league. They will be so desperate to end this run.
After suffering a loss in their previous game against Ilves in Veikkausliiga action, TPS Turku and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
Jair (30'), Nattan Skyttä (43'), Joona Veteli (78') and Lauri Ala-Myllymäki (95') scored for Ilves.
TPS Turku have been dangerous up front of late, scoring 7 times in their previous 6 matches. This doesn’t mask the fact that Tepsi have had their own issues at the back, also conceding in 6 of those same outings.
Coming into this clash, TPS Turku haven’t won away from home in the past 6 matches in the league.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head meetings going back to 30/06/2011, it’s been all-even between these two clubs with FC Haka winning 3 of those games, TPS Turku 3 and 0 being drawn after 90 minutes of play.
There were also goals galore in those games, with 23 overall at an average of 3.83 goals per meeting.
Team News: FC Haka
FC Haka manager Teemu Tainio will be happy not to have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this match thanks to a completely healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: TPS Turku
Due to a fully injury-free squad available to choose from, TPS Turku manager Jonatan Johannson doesn’t have any fitness concerns to report ahead of this match.
We’re thinking that TPS Turku may not find it easy to break down this FC Haka team who we think will end up scoring and staying ahead.
We’re therefore tipping a highly competitive game with a 1-0 winning score for FC Haka at full-time.
Expecting it to be tight.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Tehtaan kenttä (3,516)
Captain: Jacob Bushue
Chairman: Marko Laaksonen
Manager: Teemu Tainio
Competitions: Veikkausliiga position 10
⭐ Key Man: Eero Markkanen
Customarily taking to the field in the Striker position, Eero Markkanen was born in Jyväskylä, Finland. After having played his first senior match for JJK Jyväskylä in the 2012 season, the dangerous Forward has netted 4 league goals in this Veikkausliiga 2020 season to date from a total of 18 appearances.