The Veikkausliiga tie at Lahden Stadion on Monday will see home side FC Lahti go into battle with FC Haka.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for FC Lahti v FC Haka are shown below – along with the latest match odds.
FC Lahti, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 0-4 Veikkausliiga victory versus RoPS.
For FC Lahti, the goals were scored by Dimitry Imbongo (45') and Altin Zeqiri (84'). Zurab Tsiskaridze (66' Own goal) was the scorer for RoPS.
Ilir Zeneli’s FC Lahti have managed to score a sum total of 10 times in their past 6 outings. Conversely, the number of goals that they have conceded in those fixtures is 7.
Looking at the pre-match facts, FC Lahti:
have not been beaten in the league by FC Haka in their last 2 games.
are unbeaten in their last 2 league matches at home.
FC Haka will go into this clash following a 1-2 Veikkausliiga win to defeat FC Honka in their previous outing.
For FC Haka, the goalscorers were Antto Hilska (45') and Salomo Ojala (78'). Macoumba Kandji (25') was the scorer for FC Honka.
The numbers tell their own story, and FC Haka have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 12 goals overall. Defensively, Haka have some weaknesses to address.
Heading into this fixture, FC Haka are undefeated in their last 4 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head meetings stretching back to 10/05/2010, both clubs have shared the honours with FC Lahti winning 2 of those games, FC Haka 2 and 2 being drawn in normal time.
A sum of 10 goals were yielded between them during those clashes, with 6 from Mustat kuhnurit and 4 netted by Haka. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 1.67.
Team News: FC Lahti
Regarding absentees, there’s just the lone fitness concern for the FC Lahti boss Ilir Zeneli to contend with thanks to an almost full-strength set of players. Tim Martinen (Achilles tendon rupture) misses out.
Team News: FC Haka
Due to a fully injury-free squad available to choose from, FC Haka boss Teemu Tainio has zero fitness worries to speak of before this clash.
We’ve got the feeling that FC Haka have the firepower to score a goal against this FC Lahti team, but it probably shouldn’t be as many as they’ll concede.
We’re going for a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 victory for FC Lahti after the 90.
What are the top odds for the game?
Checking out the betting prices for the game on the 90 min. result market, victory for FC Lahti is available for 1.8, betting on the draw is 4.2 and selecting the winner to be FC Haka gets you 4.2. These are the best returns available right now.