TPS Turku play host to visiting rivals RoPS at Veritas Stadion in the Veikkausliiga tie on Monday.
View all of the TPS Turku v RoPS predictions, poll and stats below (plus the best game odds).
TPS Turku will be hoping to return to winning ways here following a 4-0 Veikkausliiga defeat in their last game at the hands of Ilves.
Jair (30'), Nattan Skyttä (43'), Joona Veteli (78') and Lauri Ala-Myllymäki (95') scored for Ilves.
Matches with TPS Turku have proved to be entertaining encounters recently with high scoring being a real hallmark. Over their past six games, the sum of 21 goals have gone in for both teams combined (at an average of 3.5 goals per game) with 7 of these being chalked up by Tepsi. Such a pattern won’t necessarily be carried forward into this next game, though.
Heading into this contest, TPS Turku are without a win at home for the past 2 league games.
Following on from being defeated in their last game at the hands of FC Lahti in Veikkausliiga action, RoPS and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
The only name on the scoresheet from RoPS was Zurab Tsiskaridze (66' Own goal). Dimitry Imbongo (45') and Altin Zeqiri (84') scored for FC Lahti.
The stats tell the story, and RoPS have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing their opponents hit 16 goals overall. In defence, RoPS have been far from perfect.
Going into this one, RoPS remain undefeated by TPS Turku in away games against them for the last 2 league games.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head meetings going back to 12/07/2014, it’s been all-even between these two clubs with TPS Turku winning 2 of those games, RoPS 2 and 2 being draws in regulation time.
17 goals were scored between them in these games, with 8 for Tepsi and 9 belonging to RoPS. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.83.
Team News: TPS Turku
TPS Turku manager Jonatan Johannson has zero fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this match owing to a completely healthy squad to choose from.
Team News: RoPS
With a fully injury-free group available to choose from, RoPS manager Mikko Mannila doesn’t have any fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash.
We’re inclined to think that TPS Turku will most probably create the chances to score more than once when they play RoPS, who will be up against it getting goals.
Therefore, we are anticipating a comfortable 2-0 win for TPS Turku at the conclusion of the game.
What are the top odds for this match?
Turning to the betting odds in the full-time result market, staking on TPS Turku can be had for 1.7, going for the draw is 3.85 & staking on the winning team to be RoPS gets you 4.8. Those are the most competitive returns available at this very moment.