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IFK Mariehamn make the trip to Veritas Stadion on Monday for the Veikkausliiga meeting with home team TPS Turku.
Our TPS Turku v IFK Mariehamn tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below (inc. the best betting odds).
TPS Turku will be looking for an improved result here following a 2-3 Veikkausliiga loss in their previous game against FC Haka.
The only name on the scoresheet from TPS Turku was Rasmus Holma (25'). Eero Markkanen (17', 64') and Samuel Chidi (31') scored for FC Haka.
Jonatan Johannson's TPS Turku have celebrated scoring 5 times in their prior six outings. At the other end, the tally of goals that they have conceded in that same time stands at 9.
Coming into this clash, TPS Turku haven't beaten IFK Mariehamn in their last 2 league games.
In their previous game, IFK Mariehamn drew 2-2 in the Veikkausliiga tie with FC Lahti.
The only player to score from IFK Mariehamn was Albion Ademi (61', 71'). Mikko Kuningas (26') and Vahid Hambo (55') scored for FC Lahti.
Showing their bias toward action-packed matches, we’ve had goals 24 times in the last six games in which IFK Mariehamn have taken to the field, yielding an average of 4 goals per meeting. Opposing teams have got 12 from this total. That pattern won’t necessarily be carried forward into this match, though.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that IFK Mariehamn:
- have left without a victory over TPS Turku when they've played them away from home in the last 2 league matches.
- have not won away from home in their last 2 league games.
Head to head
A review of their past head to head meetings stretching back to 11/06/2014 shows that TPS Turku have won 2 of these games and IFK Mariehamn 3, with the number of drawn results being 1.
A combined total of 20 goals were scored between them in these games, with 10 from Tepsi and 10 netted by Grönvitt. That’s an average goals per game figure of 3.33.
The last league meeting between the two was Veikkausliiga match day 10 on 16/08/2020 and the score finished IFK Mariehamn 1-0 TPS Turku.
The match was refereed by Kalle Mäkinen.
Team News: TPS Turku
TPS Turku manager Jonatan Johannson will be thankful to have no fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this clash owing to a completely injury-free squad ready to go.
Team News: IFK Mariehamn
Due to a fully injury-free group ready to go, IFK Mariehamn manager Lukasz Syberyjski doesn’t have any fitness concerns at all ahead of this match.
We feel that IFK Mariehamn and TPS Turku could well both score and end up finding themselves in a fairly even game here.
Will be interesting to see how this one goes, with a good chance of a draw. With that in mind, we reckon that it will be a tight encounter with a score draw when the referee blows the full-time whistle.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Veritas Stadion (9,372)
Captain: Sami Rähmönen
Chairman: Jouko Peräaho
Manager: Jonatan Johannson
Competitions: Veikkausliiga position 10
🔑 Key Man: Muhamed Tehe Olawale
Customarily used in the Striker position, Muhamed Tehe Olawale was born in Ivory Coast. Having made a first senior appearance for TPS Turku in the 2020 season, the talented Forward has scored a sum of 2 league goals in this Veikkausliiga 2020 season to date in 11 appearances.