Haka defeats Lahti 1-0 with a goal scored by O. Whyte

LAHTI. Haka beats Lahti 1-0 after O. Whyte scored just 1 goal (78').

Haka defeats Lahti 1-0 with a goal scored by O. Whyte

LAHTI. Haka defeats Lahti 1-0 after O. Whyte scored just 1 goal (78′).

The match was played at the Lahden Stadion stadium in Lahti on Sunday and it started at 4:00 pm local time. The referee was Dennis Antamo with the support of Turkka Valjakka and Simo Mynttinen. The 4th official was Juuso Vuorinen. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 16.1 degrees Celsius or 60.98 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 53%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 55 Ball Possession 45
Shots
  • 13 Total 8
  • 4 On Target 4
  • 9 Off Target 4
  • 5 Shots blocked 2
  • 93 Attack 77
  • 74 Dangerous attack 54
  • 77 Ball safe​ 64
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 8 Corners 4
  • 2 Off Sides 4
Fouls
  • 14 Total 12
  • 5 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 4 Substitutions 4

Ball possession

Lahti had a strong ball possession 55% while Haka was struggling with a 45% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Lahti was more pushing with 74 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 4 were on target. Even so, Haka found a way to find the solution to win this match.​

Lahti shot 13 times, 4 on target, 9 off target. On the other side, Haka shot 8 times, 4 on target, 4 off target.

Cards

Lahti received 5 yellow cards (M. Klinga, C. Geoffrey Chinedu, J. Pirttijoki, A. Kabashi and L. Hertsi). Regarding the opposition, Haka received 2 yellow cards (J. Arthur and N. Friberg).

Match Timeline

26'
J. Arthur- Yellow
M. Klinga- Yellow
27'
C. Geoffrey Chinedu- Yellow
30'
J. Pirttijoki- Yellow
38'
46'
S. Ojala- sub ->E. Mastokangas
46'
E. Auvinen- sub ->J. Arthur
A. Kabashi- Yellow
53'
H. Memolla- sub ->K. Kouassivi-Benissan
62'
P. Lampinen- sub ->M. Kandji
62'
66'
T. Purme- sub ->A. Sihvonen
78'
O. Whyte(goal)
L. Hertsi- Yellow
80'
81'
D. Acka- sub ->O. Whyte
O. Hanninen- sub ->L. Hertsi
84'
A. Heinonen- sub ->M. Klinga
84'
89'
N. Friberg- Yellow

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 playing this match, Lahti will stay with 18 points to hold in the 11th place. On the opposite side, Haka will have 37 points to sit in the 4th place.

Next matches

Lahti – Formation

Lahti
G
J. Tiainen 31.Finland
D
J. Pirttijoki 15.Finland
38'
D
A. Kabashi 2.Kosovo
53'
D
62'
M
L. Hertsi 22.Finland
84' 80'
M
M. Klinga 8.Finland
84' 27'
M
E. Virta 10.Finland
F
A. Zeqiri 7.Finland
F
M. Kandji 99.Gambia
62'
F
D. Salanović 14.Liechtenstein
F
G. Charles 9.Nigeria
30'
Substitutes
G
A. Reguero 25.Spain
D
H. Memolla 26.Albania
62'
D
M. Christofi 93.Cyprus
M
A. Heinonen 20.Finland
84'
F
P. Lampinen 11.Finland
62'
F
A. Sejdiu 17.Finland
F
O. Hänninen 19.Finland
84'

Lahti adopted the extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

The manager Mikko Mannila decided to play with the following team: Joona Tiainen, Kevin Kouassivi-Benissan, Juho Pirttijoki, Arian Kabashi, Loorents Hertsi, Matti Klinga, Eemeli Virta, Altin Zeqiri, Dennis Salanović, Geoffrey Chinedu Charles and Macoumba Kandji.

The home team had on the bench: Pyry Lampinen, Arlind Sejdiu, Onni Hänninen, Arttu Heinonen, Antonio Reguero, Hysen Memolla and Martinos Christofi.

Substitutions

Lahti made 4 changes: K. Kouassivi-Benissan for H. Memolla (62′), M. Kandji for P. Lampinen (62′), L. Hertsi for O. Hanninen (84′) and M. Klinga for A. Heinonen (84′).

Haka – Formation

Haka
G
A. Hakala 12.Finland
D
N. Friberg 3.Finland
89'
D
H. Malundama 20.Finland
D
L. de Lucas 5.Dominican Republic
D
A. Sihvonen 6.Finland
66'
M
O. Whyte 7.New Zealand
81' Goals78'
M
E. Mastokangas 13.Finland
46'
M
J. Laine 17.Finland
M
J. Arthur 27.Ghana
46' 26'
M
L. Rogerson 11.New Zealand
F
L. Erwin 9.Scotland
Substitutes
G
M. Hilander 1.Finland
D
E. Auvinen 4.Finland
46'
D
S. Saarinen 18.Finland
D
A. Herbert 25.USA
M
D. Açka 8.Albania
81'
M
T. Purme 15.Finland
66'
F
S. Ojala 23.Finland
46'

Also Haka adopted the extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

Teemu Tainio played with: Aatu Hakala, Luiyi de Lucas, Niklas Friberg, Henri Malundama, Jude Arthur, Janne-Pekka Laine, Atte Sihvonen, Elias Mastokangas, Logan Rogerson, Lee Erwin and Oliver Whyte.

These were the players on the bench: Mika Hilander, Eero-Matti Auvinen, Donaldo Açka, Tino Purme, Seth Saarinen, Salomo Ojala and Anthony Herbert.

Substitutions

Haka made 4 changes: E. Mastokangas for S. Ojala (46′), J. Arthur for E. Auvinen (46′), A. Sihvonen for T. Purme (66′) and O. Whyte for D. Acka (81′).

Results of the day

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