How to help out FFS As the Finnish Football Show gears up for a momentus 2021, the makers of the show have been pilfering their sofas and faded jeans for cash. Making the world’s finest, English-language Finnish football content takes … Continue reading Support The Cause
Mark W shares his view from inside the protest, as the SJK Seinäjoki fans react to comments from the SJK owner.Continue reading “SJK Seinäjoki Fans Protest: Whose Club?”
Merry-go-round = Carousel or karuselli
This is the episode that Mark H has been promising/threatening for a couple of weeks. The team discuss the recent spate of sackings, announcements of upcoming resignations (pre-signations?) and rumoured manager transfers for 2022. Attention then turns to SJK Seinäjoki, who are firmly embroiled in this silly-season and whose fans are about to take action and boycott the upcoming game with FC Inter Turku.Continue reading “[Podcast] Finland’s Managerial Merry-go-round. FFS!”
FFS view of a tricky night in Lyon Continue reading Match Report: France 2-0 Finland
World Cup Qualifying, Group D, game 4. On Tuesday night Markku Kanerva’s Huuhkajat travel to Lyon to face a struggling France side, full of quality but down on their luck. Any points from this away side will keep Finland in … Continue reading Match Preview: France (a)
FFS looks back at Finland’s win over Kazakhstan Continue reading Match Report: Finland 1-0 Kazakhstan
The FFS team look ahead to game 3 of Finland’s World cup qualifying group, against Kazakhstan. Continue reading Match Preview: Kazakhstan (h)
Finland have a bore draw with Wales. Continue reading Match Report: Finland 0-0 Wales, A quiet summer evening
International friendly On Wednesday night Finland entertain a Wales side that proved to be a thorn in Markku Kanerva’s side in last season’s Nations League campaign. Both teams will be looking to experiment in a friendly that preceeds a double-header … Continue reading Match Preview: Wales (h)
Another packed show, as Mark W, Keke, Mark H and Rich get together to preview the Finland national team squad that was just announced and preview the three upcoming games against Wales, Kazakhstan and France.
They also look at the Pikkuhuuhkajat (the U-21) squad that was also announced and ponder the quality of the next generation of potential Huuhkajat. Finally, they turn their attention to recent transfers for Finnish players moving overseas and take a quick look at the current Veikkausliiga standings.Continue reading “[Podcast] Finnish Football Show: World Cup Qualifiers Preview | Huuhkajat Squads Announced | Transfer Update | Veikkausliiga”
In this episode, Keke, Rich and Mark H are joined by another Huuhkajat star, Robert Taylor, who talks them through his career. It’s an inspirational story! Having been told he wasn’t good enough for the Northern Counties league in England, his determination to succeed eventually drove him to score for the Finland national team and travel to Euro 2020.
Robert gives us his perspective on that surreal night at the Parken Stadium in Copenhagen, and reflects on the Chrsitian Eriksen situation, and also gives a little insight into the off-field scandal at SK Brann in August 2021.Continue reading “[Podcast] In Conversation with… Robert Taylor”