KuPS prevails over VPS 1-0 with a goal scored by T. Vayrynen

VAASA. KuPS prevails over VPS 1-0 after T. Vayrynen scored a penalty (54').

KuPS prevails over VPS 1-0 with a goal scored by T. Vayrynen

VAASA. KuPS beats VPS 1-0 after T. Vayrynen scored a penalty (54′).

The match was played at the Elisa Stadion stadium in Vaasa on Sunday and it started at 4:00 pm local time. The referee was Kontinen Joona with the collaboration of Mikko Alakare and Olli Jantunen. The 4th official was Mikko Juusola. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold at 14 degrees Celsius or 57.15 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 62%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 0 Ball Possession 0
Shots
  • 6 Total 8
  • 1 On Target 2
  • 5 Off Target 6
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 63 Attack 84
  • 51 Dangerous attack 67
  • 72 Ball safe​ 76
  • 0 Penalties 1
  • 3 Corners 4
Fouls
  • 10 Total 12
  • 1 Yellow Cards 1
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 3

The overall ball possession was just identical with both teams controlling the ball for 50% of the time.

Ball possession

No teams had a vastly superior advantage in terms of ball possession. VPS was in possession of the ball for 0% of the time vs. KuPS that controlled the ball for 0% of the time.

Attitude and shots

KuPS was more pushing with 67 dangerous attacks and 8 shots of which 2 were on target. This is one of the reasons why KuPS won the match.​

VPS shot 6 times, 1 on target, 5 off target. Regarding the opposition, KuPS shot 8 times, 2 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

VPS received 1 yellow card (K. Moses). On the opposite side, KuPS received 1 yellow card (T. Vayrynen).

Match Timeline

54'
T. Vayrynen(penalty)
56'
T. Vayrynen- Yellow
73'
S. Savolainen- sub ->J. Ikaunieks
73'
D. Carrillo- sub ->T. Hamalainen
A. Raisanen- sub ->L. Murillo
73'
S. Alanko- sub ->M. Niemi
73'
K. Moses- Yellow
76'
R. Hudd- sub ->K. Multanen
78'
S. Morrissey- sub ->J. Vahtera
78'
89'
A. Vidjeskog- sub ->J. Veteli
R. Jaaska- sub ->M. Pitkanen
90'

Standings

Standings
Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
49
22
47
22
41
22
37
22
31
22
30
22
25
22
22
22
18
22
9
22

After this encounter, VPS will stay with 22 points to sit in the 10th place. Talking about the opposition, KuPS will have 47 points to hold in the 2nd place.

Next matches

VPS – Formation

VPS
G
O. Forsman 1.Finland
D
J. Engström 4.Finland
D
K. Moses 12.Trinidad and Tobago
76'
D
L. Murillo 13.Colombia
73'
D
M. Pitkänen 5.Finland
90'
M
J. Vahtera 30.Finland
78'
M
S. Lindeman 25.Finland
M
P. Ahiabu 21.Ghana
M
M. Niemi 23.Finland
73'
F
K. Multanen 17.Finland
78'
F
T. Yengi 14.Australia
Substitutes
R. Hudd 28.Finland
78'
D
G. Sillanpää 27.Finland
M
A. Räisänen 34.Finland
73'
F
R. Jääskä 9.Finland
90'
F
S. Morrissey 10.Jamaica
78'
F
S. Alanko 77.Finland
73'

VPS started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

The manager Jussi Nuorela decided to play with the following team: Oskari Forsman, Miika Niemi, Mikko Pitkänen, Kareem Moses, Luis Murillo, Jesper Engström, Joonas Vahtera, Samuel Lindeman, Prosper Ahiabu, Tete Yengi and Kalle Multanen.

The home team had on the bench: R. Jääskä, Steven Morrissey, Samu Alanko, G. Sillanpää, Roni Hudd, Antti-Ville Räisänen and J. Immonen.

Substitutions

VPS made 5 changes: L. Murillo for A. Raisanen (73′), M. Niemi for S. Alanko (73′), K. Multanen for R. Hudd (78′), J. Vahtera for S. Morrissey (78′) and M. Pitkanen for R. Jaaska (90′).

KuPS – Formation

KuPS
G
J. Kreidl 212.Austria
D
H. Toivomäki 22.Finland
D
P. Ferreira 2.Brazil
D
D. Tomas 3.Finland
D
T. Hämäläinen 33.Finland
73'
M
J. Veteli 7.Finland
89'
M
J. Ikaunieks 10.Latvia
73'
M
A. Popovits 14.Finland
M
S. Dahlström 8.Finland
M
G. Bispo dos 19.Brazil
F
T. Väyrynen 9.Finland
56' Goals54'
Substitutes
G
O. Virtanen 1.Finland
D
S. Savolainen 6.Finland
73'
D
J. Oksanen 13.Finland
D
D. Carrillo 23.Venezuela
73'
M
A. Vidjeskog 26.Finland
89'
M
S. Haarala 29.Finland
F
F. Valenčič 30.Slovenia

KuPS started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

Simo Valakari played with: Johannes Kreidl, Henri Toivomäki, Diogo Tomas, Paulo Ricardo, Taneli Hämäläinen, Anton Popovitch, Sebastian Dahlström, Gabriel Bispo, Joona Veteli, Tim Väyrynen and Jānis Ikaunieks.

The following players were sitting on the bench: O. Virtanen, Saku Savolainen, J. Oksanen, Axel Vidjeskog, Daniel Carrillo, S. Haarala and F. Valenčič.

Substitutions

KuPS made 3 changes: J. Ikaunieks for S. Savolainen (73′), T. Hamalainen for D. Carrillo (73′) and J. Veteli for A. Vidjeskog (89′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Veikkausliiga.​