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The Veikkausliiga fixture at Veritas Stadion on Thursday will see home side FC Inter Turku lock horns with opponents KuPS.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for FC Inter Turku v KuPS, scroll down - as well as up-to-date odds.
FC Inter Turku
FC Inter Turku are hoping to win again after their last result, a 3-0 Veikkausliiga victory versus FC Lahti.
For FC Inter Turku, the goalscorers were Anthony Annan (29'), Timo Furuholm (51') and Benjamin Källman (85').
Jose Riveiro's FC Inter Turku have managed to score 7 times over their prior six outings. Conversely, the number of goals that they have conceded in those games stands at 6.
Looking at their past form shows that FC Inter Turku:
- are winless against KuPS in their previous 3 matches in the league.
- are unbeaten in their previous 2 home league matches.
KuPS will go into this encounter following on from a 3-2 Veikkausliiga win against Helsinki IFK in their most recent match.
For KuPS, the goals were scored by Tabi Manga (8'), Urho Nissilä (45') and Aniekpeno Udoh (76'). Hannu Patronen (90') was the scorer for Helsinki IFK.
In their previous half-dozen clashes, KuPS have helped themselves to the sum of 11 goals. Keltamusta have also managed to score on each one of those occasions. During those fixtures, they have seen 6 goals go against them.
Coming into this meeting, KuPS are unbeaten in their last 13 away league matches. What a run it has been.
Head to head
A look at their most recent head to head clashes going back to 04/07/2018 shows us that FC Inter Turku have won 1 of them and KuPS 5, with the tally of drawn matches being 0.
A combined sum of 8 goals were produced between them during those clashes, with 1 from Sinimustat and 7 belonging to Keltamusta. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 1.33.
Team News: FC Inter Turku
FC Inter Turku manager Jose Riveiro will be grateful to have no fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this game owing to a fully injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: KuPS
Thanks to a completely injury-free squad available to choose from, KuPS manager Arne Erlandsen has zero fitness worries at all before this clash.
We are of the inclination to think that KuPS and FC Inter Turku could both well score here although it’s hard to see a clear-cut winner.
There should be little in it, and a draw looks to be quite a realistic result. We’re therefore predicting a tight encounter, finishing with a 1-1 score draw at the end of the 90 minutes.
⚽️ Team Focus:
FC Inter Turku
Stadium: Veritas Stadion (9,372)
Captain: Timo Furuholm
Chairman: Stefan Håkans
Manager: Jose Riveiro
Competitions: Veikkausliiga position 3
⭐ Star Player: Timo Furuholm
Generally taking to the field in the Striker position, Timo Furuholm was born in Pori, Finland. After making a first senior appearance for FC Jazz in the 2003 season, the gifted Forward has scored 9 league goals in the Veikkausliiga 2020 campaign so far in 17 appearances.