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FC Inter Turku are going up against guests KuPS at Veritas Stadion in this Veikkausliiga tie on Saturday.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for FC Inter Turku v KuPS can be seen below - as well as the best betting odds.
FC Inter Turku
FC Inter Turku will be looking for a repeat result of a 2-0 Veikkausliiga triumph against Helsinki IFK.
In that game, FC Inter Turku managed 53% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 8 on target. For FC Inter Turku, the goals were scored by Benjamin Källman (50') and Martti Haukioja (87'). On the other side, HIFK Fotboll had 6 attempts on goal with 3 on target.
FC Inter Turku haven’t had any problems with scoring, netting in each and every one of their last 6 matches.
They’ve managed to rack up 13 during that period and have conceded a total of 6.
Coming into this fixture, FC Inter Turku are unbeaten in their previous 2 home league matches.
KuPS go into this clash after a 2-1 Veikkausliiga win versus Ilves in their previous match.
In that game, KuPS managed 54% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 5 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for KuPS was Tim Väyrynen (10', 45'). Ilves had 9 shots on goal with 5 on target. Tuure Siira (13') scored for Ilves.
A run of dependable displays by the KuPS defenders has seen the number of goals they’ve conceded amounting to 2 from their last 6 clashes combined. Over that same time, their forwards have scored 9. That sort of trend isn’t assured to be continued into this next game, though.
Their past results show that KuPS:
- haven't beaten FC Inter Turku when they've played them away from home in the last 2 league games.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 8 league matches away from home. They really have been good on their travels.
Head to head
Inspecting their prior head-to-head clashes going back to 10/08/2019 shows that FC Inter Turku have won 2 of them & KuPS 4, with the number of drawn results standing at 0.
In all, 9 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 3 from Sinimustat and 6 created by Keltamusta. The average number of goals per game works out to 1.5.
The previous league game between these clubs was Veikkausliiga match day 1 on 14/06/2021 when it finished KuPS 1-0 FC Inter Turku.
On that day, KuPS managed 48% possession and 9 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Axel Vidjeskog (31').
FC Inter Turku got 3 attempts at goal with 0 on target.
The referee was Antti Munukka.
Team News: FC Inter Turku
The FC Inter Turku boss Jose Riveiro will be happy not to have any fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this clash with a completely healthy group to choose from.
Team News: KuPS
Due to a fully injury-free squad to pick from, the KuPS manager Simo Valakari has zero fitness worries whatsoever before this clash.
We believe that KuPS and FC Inter Turku should both be able to find the back of the net here although it’s difficult to select a clear winner.
Will be interesting to see how this one goes, with a good chance of a draw. That’s why we have predicted a 1-1 scoreline at the end of the match.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
FC Inter Turku
Stadium: Veritas Stadion (9,372)
Captain: Timo Furuholm
Chairman: Stefan Håkans
Manager: Jose Riveiro
Competitions: Veikkausliiga position 3, Conference League Qualifiers (1st Qualifying)
🔑 Star Man: Benjamin Källman
Customarily taking up the Right Wing position, Benjamin Källman was born in Tammisaari, Finland. Having played his first senior match for FC Inter Turku in the 2016 season, the accomplished Forward has got 11 league goals in this Veikkausliiga 2021 campaign to date from a total of 23 appearances.