VPS tops Ilves 3-2

TAMPERE. VPS overcome Ilves.

VPS tops Ilves 3-2

TAMPERE. VPS beat Ilves. Ilves lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (57%).

The match was played at the Ratinan Stadion stadium in Tampere on Sunday and it started at 4:00 pm local time. The referee was Antti Munukka with the help of Jukka Honkanen and Silén Eetu. The 4th official was Dennis Antamo. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 12.3 degrees Celsius or 54.16 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 84%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 57 Ball Possession 43
Shots
  • 10 Total 11
  • 5 On Target 8
  • 5 Off Target 3
  • 3 Shots blocked 2
  • 98 Attack 96
  • 87 Dangerous attack 53
  • 77 Ball safe​ 84
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 6 Corners 5
  • 2 Off Sides 2
Fouls
  • 10 Total 13
  • 2 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 2

Ball possession

Ilves had a strong ball possession 57% while VPS was struggling with a 43% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Ilves was more pushing with 87 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 5 were on target. Anyway, VPS succeeded in find the solution to win this match.​

Ilves shot 10 times, 5 on target, 5 off target. On the other side, VPS shot 11 times, 8 on target, 3 off target.

Cards

Ilves received 2 yellow cards (P. Pennanen and T. Miettunen). Talking about the opposition, VPS received 2 yellow cards (K. Multanen and T. Yengi).

Match Timeline

O. Jukkola- sub ->W. D. Parfitt-
28'
P. Pennanen- Yellow
43'
E. Oteng(goal)
48'
56'
K. Multanen(goal)T. Yengi
58'
K. Multanen(goal)
T. Miettunen- Yellow
61'
T. Manga- sub ->E. Oteng
62'
T. Ollila- sub ->A. Maenpaa
62'
K. Meriluoto- sub ->A. Larsson
62'
69'
J. Vahtera(goal)T. Yengi
E. Patut- sub ->D. Arifi
71'
74'
R. Jaaska- sub ->J. Vahtera
75'
K. Multanen- Yellow
82'
J. Nuorela- sub ->S. Alanko
89'
T. Yengi- Yellow
K. Meriluoto(goal)
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 playing this encounter, Ilves will stay with 25 points to hold in the 8th place. On the opposite side, VPS will have 22 points to sit in the 10th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Veikkausliiga, Ilves will play away against Oulu on the 16th of October with a 2-1 head to head record in favor of Ilves (1 draw).

VPS will play away agasint Mariehamn on the 16th of October with a 13-12 head to head record in favor of Mariehamn (13 draws).

Ilves – Formation

Ilves
E. Huuhtanen 12.Finland
T. Miettunen 16.Finland
61'
A. Mäenpää 22.Finland
62'
K. Katz 5.Finland
N. Yakubu 55.Ghana
P. Pennanen 8.Finland
43'
D. Arifi 6.Finland
71'
E. Oteng 49.Ghana
62' Goals48'
A. Ngueukam 11.Cameroon
28'
A. Larsson 10.Sweden
62'
Substitutes
G
R. Leislahti 1.Finland
D
T. Ollila 2.Finland
62'
D
M. Almen 15.Finland
D
L. Tabi 17.Cameroon
62'
M
E. Patut 7.Finland
71'
F
O. Jukkola 29.Finland
28'
F
K. Meriluoto 42.Finland
62' Goals90'

Ilves adopted the conservative line-up (4-4-2).

The manager Toni Kallio decided to play with the following team: Eetu Huuhtanen, Aapo Mäenpää, Kalle Katz, Tatu Miettunen, Najeeb Yakubu, Djair Parfitt-Williams, Doni Arifi, Petteri Pennanen, Eric Oteng, Ariel Ngueukam and Adam Larsson.

The home team had on the bench: Rasmus Leislahti, Tuomas Ollila, Emmanuel Patut, Mikael Almen, Tabi Manga, Oiva Jukkola and Kai Meriluoto.

Substitutions

Ilves made 5 changes: W. D. Parfitt- for O. Jukkola (28′), E. Oteng for T. Manga (62′), A. Maenpaa for T. Ollila (62′), A. Larsson for K. Meriluoto (62′) and D. Arifi for E. Patut (71′).

VPS – Formation

VPS
O. Forsman 1.Finland
J. Engström 4.Finland
M. Pitkänen 5.Finland
T. Reid 20.England
J. Vahtera 30.Finland
74' Goals69'
S. Lindeman 25.Finland
P. Ahiabu 21.Ghana
K. Multanen 17.Finland
75' Goals56', 58'
M. Niemi 23.Finland
S. Alanko 77.Finland
82'
T. Yengi 14.Australia
89'
Substitutes
R. Hudd 28.Finland
D
J. Nuorela 2.Finland
82'
M
A. Pahkasalo 7.Finland
M
G. Sillanpää 27.Finland
F
R. Jääskä 9.Finland
74'
F
S. Morrissey 10.Jamaica

Also VPS adopted the conservative line-up (4-4-2).

Jussi Nuorela played with: Oskari Forsman, Jesper Engström, Tyler Reid, Mikko Pitkänen, Miika Niemi, Samu Alanko, Joonas Vahtera, Samuel Lindeman, Prosper Ahiabu, Tete Yengi and Kalle Multanen.

They had on the bench: Josep Nuorela, Aleksi Pahkasalo, Riku Jääskä, Steven Morrissey, Gabriel Sillanpää, Roni Hudd and Joonas Immonen.

Substitutions

VPS made 2 changes: J. Vahtera for R. Jaaska (74′) and S. Alanko for J. Nuorela (82′).

Results of the day

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