VALKEAKOSKI. Haka bested Mariehamn.
The match was played at the Tehtaan kenttä stadium in Valkeakoski on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Dennis Antamo who had the assistance of Riku Vihreävuori and Veli-Matti Leppänen. The 4th official was Juuso Vuorinen. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 14.3 degrees Celsius or 57.74 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 98%.
Haka was in firm control of the ball 55% while Mariehamn was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
Mariehamn was more aggressive with 83 dangerous attacks and 8 shots of which 5 were on target. Nonetheless, Haka was capable to find the solution to win this encounter.
Haka shot 11 times, 4 on target, 7 off target. On the opposite side, Mariehamn shot 8 times, 5 on target, 3 off target.
No yellow cards were issued to Haka. On the other side, Mariehamn received 3 yellow cards (R. Sid, Y. Baliso and J. Coubronne).
After playing this match, Haka will have 11 points to stay in the 7th place. On the other side, Mariehamn will stay with 7 points to stay in the 11th place.
L. Erwin (Penalty)
Mariehamn will host HJK on the 22nd of June with a 32-2 head to head statistic in favor of HJK (11 draws).
Haka: Formation and Lineups
Haka started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
The manager Teemu Tainio chose to play with the following team: Aatu Hakala, Seth Saarinen, Luiyi de Lucas, Niklas Friberg, Henri Malundama, Logan Rogerson, Atte Sihvonen, Janne-Pekka Laine, Stavros Zarokostas, Oliver Whyte and Lee Erwin.
Haka made 3 changes: S. Saarinen for T. Purme (58′), S. Zarokostas for D. Acka (74′) and L. Erwin for S. Ojala (90′).
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, Jiri Nissinen, Timi Lahti, Baba Mensah, Jean-Christophe Coubronne, Robin Sid, Yanga Balison, Joakim Latonen, Riku Sjöroos, John Owoeri and Eero Tamminen.
Mariehamn made 4 changes: R. Sjoroos for Felipe (63′), J. Latonen for De (63′), T. Lahti for P. Raitanen (69′) and J. Owoeri for V. Hambo (80′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Veikkausliiga