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Total Goals Under 2.5
Both Teams to Score – Yes
The battle between the top two teams in the Finnish Veikkausliiga will be the subject of this betting preview. KuPS and HJK go up against each other at the Väre Areena in the standout fixture this weekend.
KuPS vs HJK – Best Free Predictions and Betting Tips
KuPS continued with the wonderful run in the domestic league to pick up a 5-1 success over EIF in the cup competition. Meanwhile, HJK also had a memorable midweek cup success against Klubi-04 as they picked up a 4-0 win courtesy of Yli-Kokko’s brace.
The overwhelming majority of games between KuPS vs HJK tend to finish as stalemates. The two teams have witnessed a strong surge of results throughout the campaign and they have been able to enjoy a sizeable lead in the table. HJK and KuPS have been inseparable in terms of head-to-head numbers over the last six meetings, as both teams have picked up wins a piece with the remaining four games finishing as a draw.
Total goals under 2.5
The occurrence of high-scoring matches has become common whenever KuPS and HJK are involved. Three out of the last four meetings between the two clubs has produced more than 2.5 goals. However, both teams will be very cautious about giving up the edge to the opposition. This is a game that both teams would not be keen to lose.
Goals from both teams – yes
KuPS and HJK have been able to score non-league matches so far this season. KuPS are top of the table only by virtue of goal difference. The recent two meetings between the table leaders has produced goals at both ends even though there have been many goalless draws in past meetings between each other.
KuPS vs HJK: Finnish Veikkausliiga Match Preview
KuPS will be looking to sustain the slender advantage at the top of the table. They are the only unbeaten team left in the division after picking up eight runs on a draw from the opening nine matches. A strong defence has been the signature of KuPS so far this season with only five goals conceded. Saku Savolainen is the only player out because of an injury.
HJK have been able to keep up with KuPS at the top of the table but the heavy loss against Inter Turku still continues to give the advantage to Simo Valakari’s men. Toni Koskela has never been able to beat his opposition compatriot in four attempts.
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FAQs on KuPS vs HJK game
Where is the match scheduled?
The match will take place at the Väre Areena in Kuopio.
When does this match start?
The match will begin at 14:00 GMT on May 29, 2022.
Which team is the favourite to win?
KuPS are the favourite to win the match.