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PS Kemi vs RoPS preview

Veikkausliiga 14 September: PS Kemi vs RoPS preview

PS Kemi vs RoPS 17:30 Sauvosaari, Kemi
Odds 4.50 – 3.50 – 1.66– Bet NOW at RedKings

This is he 3rd and final Northern Derby “Jänkä-Derby” between bottom club PS Kemi and 2nd placed RoPS. Kemi is currently 4 points behind TPS who occupy the relegation playout position so they are desperate to get points with only 7 matches remaining. RoPS is in opposite situation. They are comfortably 2nd with seven points behind leaders HJK and eight points ahead of 3rd placed KuPS.

PS Kemi suffered a bad 4-1 loss in their last game against TPS and they are now five games without a win. In these five games they suffered two bad losses (TPS and KuPS) and three very close and good draws against Lahti, HJK and SJK. At home PS Kemi has played three games without a loss. At Sauvosaari, their defense works and they are difficult to beat.

RoPS has now played five games without a loss winning three and drawing two. They do not need many points to secure their Euro Cup spot for next season. They go to this match with very high confidence as they have beaten Kemi on both occasions in the league so far without conceding a goal. RoPS is 5-6-2 away from home this season. Normally their away trips are long but not this time.

Previous matches:

Kemi 0-1 RoPS (This season)
RoPS 2-0 Kemi (This season)

Kemi team news:

RoPS team news:

RoPS will only miss Vahid Hambo who is suspended. They also sold Leo Väisänen to Holland so the important defender is no longer with the team.

Starting Line ups:

Kemi: Vilmunen – Heinolainen, Somay, Shevchenko, Ölander – Moilanen, Kaljumäe – Imeri, Vidjeskog, Rusculleda – Mäkelä
RoPS: Reguero – Taiwo, Järvenpää, Hämäläinen, Okkonen – Lingman, Zeneli – Moraes, Gorozia, Lappalainen – Kokko

Prediction:

RoPS to win