The winter months when Finnish football is on its hiatus gave us a long time to think and ponder over the state of Finnish football. So, now the new season is nearly here, we have good opportunity to preview and have a look at where we see the Veikkausliiga (with a sprinkling of other matters as well) in 2023…. A running theme since the 2022 season ended has been the departure of many of the leagues top players and coaches leaving for pastures new. Whilst this isn’t a new phenomenon, it’s certainly an ongoing problem for the league. It goes … Continue reading Veikkausliiga: The State of Play.
The FFS view on Finland’s final group game at Euro 2020. Continue reading Match Report: Finland 0-2 Belgium
Our view of the upcoming group decider against Belgium. Continue reading Match Preview: Belgium (n)
a look back at Finland’s second game at Euro 2020 Continue reading Match Report: Russia 1-0 Finland
The FFS view, on Finland’s upcoming Group Game at Euro 2020. Ah, we never get tired of saying that. Continue reading Match Preview: Russia (a)
European Championships, Group B, Game 1 On Saturday evening, Markku Kanerva’s Finland side will make history as the first team in the nation’s history to walk out at a major tournament. In their way stand former champions Denmark, widely recognized … Continue reading Match Preview: Denmark (a)
The Finnish Football Show is looking to help out fans and pundits alike, particularly those less familiar with the Finnish national team. Continue reading Say what?
Running commentary of a busy day for Finnish football Continue reading 29.5.2021 – Match Day info
With the delayed Euro 2020 Final tournament now approaching eyes have turned to the various huuhkajatplayers plying their trades all across Europe and beyond. Some Finns are reaching the end of their long league seasons and some are just kicking off. In Italy Niki Maenpaa has been in sensational form and at the time of writing has just kept yet another clean sheet to put his Venezia side in pole position going into the Serie B Play Off Semi Final second leg. In the previous legate “Winged Lions” faced Chievo Verona and Niki lined up against his Huuhkajat team mate Sauli Väisänen. Sauli has been on a long road to recovery following a niggling foot injury but his recent performances … Continue reading Huuhkaja form guide