The match of 17th round between HJK Helsinki и SJK took place at Telia 5G Arena (Bolt Arena) on 31 July 2021, Saturday.
The last meeting of these teams took place more than a month ago (22 May 2021) and ended with the victory of HJK Helsinki with a score 0-2.
The distance between the teams in the league table is 11 points.
HJK Helsinki is the leader of the tournament with 34 points. This is the 13th of 22 team game in the tournament.
The nearest pursuer is 6 points lower and has the opportunity to score 27 points additionally. The goal difference is 25:7. In additional, HJK Helsinki has the best offensive record in the league. HJK Helsinki has the best defensive record in the league.
SJK takes the 5th position in the league table with 23 points. This is the 13th of 22 team game in the tournament.
The difference with the nearest team on top is 2 points (SJK can score 27 points). In addition, the distance from the TOP-4 is 2 points (27 points are possible). The nearest pursuer is 3 points lower and has the opportunity to score 27 points additionally. The goal difference is 15:11. The SJK defensive line is one of the TOP-4 in the tournament.
HJK Helsinki Stats
The team scored 23 points оn its own field in 10 last matches, with the following results 7 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 20-7. The average number of goals is 2. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 0.8.
The team has participated in 4 matches over the past two weeks. This can cause team fatigue and require the rotation of the main players.
The next match of the team is important and will take place in less than a week. This means that some main players may miss the match or the team will not play at full strength.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Roope Riski (7), Filip Valencic (6), Luis Henrique (3), Jair (3), Riku Riski (2), Miro Tenho (2), Anthony Olusanya (2).
The team scored 19 points when playing away in 10 last matches, with the following results 6 wins, 1 draw и 3 losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 12-5. The average number of goals is 1.2. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 0.8.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Jake Jervis (5), Ariel Ngueukam Thierry (2), Denys Oliynyk (2), Cristian Valencia (2), Joonas Lepisto (2), Nikko Boxall (2), Emmanuel Ledesma Jorge (1).