ESBO. Honka and Mariehamn draw 1-1. A. Sadiku scored the first goal (2′) for Honka. J. Owoeri settled the score (49′).
The match was played at the Tapiolan Urheilupuisto stadium in Esbo on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. In front of 749 spectators. The referee was Joni Hyytiä with the help of Mika Lamppu and Sami Nykanen. The 4th official was Samuli Stenman. The weather was clear. The temperature was hot at 27 degrees Celsius or 80.62 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 53%.
None of the teams was particularly dominant in terms of ball possession. Honka was in possession of the ball for 47% of the time vs. Mariehamn that controlled the ball for 53% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Honka had a more offensive attitude with 69 dangerous attacks and 8 shots of which 4 were on target. Nonetheless, that was not enough Honka to win the match.
Honka shot 8 times, 4 on target, 4 off target. Talking about the opposition, Mariehamn shot 11 times, 2 on target, 9 off target.
Honka received 1 yellow card (J. Voutilainen). On the other side, Mariehamn received 3 yellow cards (Y. Baliso, M. Abubakari and E. Tamminen).
After this contest, Honka will have 24 points to hold in the 3rd place. On the opposite side, Mariehamn will have 11 points to sit in the 11th place.
In the next match in the Veikkausliiga, Honka will play away with SJK on the 10th of July with a 5-4 head to head statistic in favor of Honka (4 draws).
Mariehamn will play away agasint VPS on the 9th of July with a 12-12 head to head.
Honka – Formation
Honka started with a conservative line-up (4-5-1).
The manager Vesa Vasara decided to play with the following team: .
Honka made 3 changes: M. Rale for E. Arko-Mensah (58′), F. Krebs for K. Rasimus (78′) and L. Kaufmann for D. Heikkinen (87′).
Mariehamn – Formation
Mariehamn started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
Daniel Norrmen (Ahnstrom) played with: .
Mariehamn made 4 changes: M. Kahnberg for Felipe (54′), J. Owoeri for V. Hambo (76′), Y. Baliso for O. Wiklof (76′) and M. Abubakari for A. Ngamba (79′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Veikkausliiga.