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
The season’s about to start, the FFS team is excited to get back into the stands and cheer our teams on. So what better way to ramp-up the excitement, than by looking at all of the shiny, new players at each Veikkausliiga club? Alas, it’s never as simple as that in the COVID era, as it seems there will be no fans in the ground at least until mid-May, so we’ll have to watch on TV.
We also talk about the recent announcements about Euro 2020. Is travelling allowed? Are any of the FFS team still going? And who else makes the Huuhkajat squad, now that 26 players can be selected for each country.Continue reading “[Podcast] Finnish Football Show 38: Veikkausliiga 2021 Preview | Euro 2020 Latest | Closed-Season Transfers”
Mark H joins Keke for this episode of In Conversation, on this occasion with Brighton & Hove Albion and Helmarit defender, Emma Koivisto. Emma talks them through her career that has seen her play in Finland, the USA, Sweden and now the UK, collecting so many championship winners medals along the way, that she may soon need a bigger trophy cabinet. She also tells Mark & Keke about her progression to being a regular for the Finland international team and her experience qualifying for, and ambitions of competing in, the Euro 2021 Finals.
Listen on SpotifyContinue reading “[Podcast] In Conversation with… Emma Koivisto”
Rich, Mark H & Keke discuss the recent Huuhkajat friendly game versus Switzerland and then put themselves in the shoes of ‘Rive’ Kanerva as they attempt to choose their final Euro 2020 squad from a list of 36 players!
The British phrase ‘written on the back of a fag packet’ seems appropriate – so get your cigarette packets ready and start choosing your team…Continue reading “[Podcast] Who’s On The Plane To The Euros?”
Our view on the recent defeat to Switzerland away. Continue reading Match Report: Switzerland 3-2 Finland
The Finnish Football Show looks ahead to the international friendly against Switzerland. Continue reading Match Preview: Switzerland (a)
The FFS team look back at the games played in the past few days:
- Finland 2-2 Bosnia-Herzegovina
- Ukraine 1-1 Finland
- Player development under Rive and possible player ‘churn’ 😁
- Plus Mrs Wiltshear’s prediction for Switzerland vs Finland this week
Our view on the 1-1 draw with Ukraine on Sunday night. Continue reading Match Report: Ukraine 1-1 Finland
Here’s our view on the upcoming game against Ukraine in Kiev. Let us know your predictions. Continue reading Match Preview: Ukraine (a)
A quick overview of Finland’s home draw against Bosnia & Herzegovina. Continue reading Match Report: Finland 2-2 Bosnia & Herzegovina
Our Preview ahead of the opening game of Finland’s 2022 World Cup Qualifying campaign. Continue reading Match Preview: Finland – Bosnia Herzegovina