SEINAJOKI. SJK beats Mariehamn 1-0 after C. Valencia scored just 1 goal (80′). SJK took advantage of its superior ball possession (57%).
The match was played at the OmaSP Stadion stadium in Seinajoki on Saturday and it started at 5:00 pm local time. The referee was Jari Järvinen who had the assistance of Riku Vihreävuori and Silén Eetu. The 4th official was Antti Palomaki. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 16.9 degrees Celsius or 62.42 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 29%.
SJK was in firm control of the ball 57% while Mariehamn was struggling with a 43% ball possession.
SJK was more aggressive with 86 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 2 were on target. Which is one of the reasons SJK won the match.
SJK shot 13 times, 2 on target, 11 off target. On the other side, Mariehamn shot 8 times, 0 on target, 8 off target.
SJK received 2 yellow cards (N. Markkula and M. Uusitalo). On the other side, Mariehamn received 2 yellow cards (A. Ngamba and T. Lahti).
After playing this encounter, SJK will have 7 points like VPS and Mariehamn to stay in the 11th place. On the other side, Mariehamn will stay with 7 points like VPS and SJK to stay in the 10th place.
S. E. Obioha
Mariehamn will host VPS on the 29th of May with a 12-11 head to head record in favor of Mariehamn (13 draws).
SJK: Formation and Lineups
SJK started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
The manager Joaquín Gómez chose to play with the following team: Markus Uusitalo, Matias Vainionpää, Matej Hradecky, Cristian Valencia, Niko Markkula, Daniel Håkans, Alfie Bates, Nooa Laine, Denys Oliynyk, Pablo Andrade and Josepablo Monreal.
SJK made 4 changes: N. Markkula for S. Atakayi (64′), J. Monreal for S. E. Obioha (73′), Pablo Andrade for D. Rojas (77′) and A. Bates for J. Dunwoody (78′).
Mariehamn: Formation and Lineups
Mariehamn started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the other side, Daniel Norrmen (Ahnstrom) played with: Elmo Henriksson, Melvin Kahnberg, Timi Lahti, Jean-Christophe Coubronne, Mikko Sumusalo, Alvaro Ngamba, Mohammed Abubakari, Joakim Latonen, Robin Sid, Vahid Hambo and Eero Tamminen.
Mariehamn made 5 changes: V. Hambo for De (57′), E. Tamminen for J. Owoeri (71′), J. Latonen for Y. Baliso (72′), R. Sid for R. Sjoroos (82′) and M. Kahnberg for B. Mensah (82′).