Goals and highlights: Finland 0-2 Slovakia in international friendly match 2022 | 03/29/2022
The game is over! Slovakia beat Finland 2-0 in Murcia
Erik Jirka shoots from 20 yards through the post to give Slovakia a 0-2 lead.
GOAL SLOVAKIA! THE SECOND
Replacement of Filand. Pukki and Schüller enter, Pohjanpalo and Lingman exit.
Slovakia play a quick attack in the middle, but the Finnish defense gets in the way. The corner does not threaten the Finnish goal.
During the break, Finland will change. Urho Nissilä arrives, Robin Lod goes out.
Start the second half
End of first half! Slovakia beat Finland 0-1 in Murcia.
Ondrej Duda steps in from the center left and bounces the ball off a Finnish defender to put Slovakia ahead.
Yellow card for Jakub Holubek
Robin Lod shoots hard, but his left-footed shot from the edge of the box misses the far post.
A great one touch follow up from Jolle to Forss which is half way through. However, the Slovak defender comes in just before Marcus can shoot, and the result is a corner kick.
Hostika’s through pass is greeted by Pohjanpalo, who stops in front of goal. Jolle can’t put her head between the posts.
Finland attacks from the left. Forssi’s shot goes over the goal.
Happy Birthday Teemu Pukki
𝐕𝐚𝐢𝐡𝐭𝐨𝐩𝐞𝐥𝐚𝐚𝐣𝐚𝐭: 12 Jesse Joronen 23 Carljohan Eriksson 3 Daniel O’Shaughnessy 5 Miro Tenho 9 Benjamin Källman 10 Teemu Pukki 11 Rasmus Schüller 13 Ilmari Niskanen 15 Sauli Väisänen 16 Urho Nissilä 22 Miska Ylitolva
The composition of Finland
Viljami Sinisalo; Taneli Hamalainen, Robin Tihi, Oliver Antman, Anssi Suhonen, Terry Ablade Hradecky; Alho, Ivanov, Vaisanen, Uronen; Lod, Kamara, Lingaman, Hostikka; Pohjanpalo and Forss
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The last game between Finland and Slovakia was played on November 18, 2014. On this occasion, the Finnish team won 2-1 with goals from Filip Holosko and Marek Hamsik. Tomas Hubocan scored for the visitors.
We’re almost ready to start
The game between Finland vs Slovakia is less than an hour away. Both teams are already warming up at the Enrique Roca stadium in Murcia, Spain.
How is Slovakia coming?
Slovakia has won only two of its last ten games. The rest of their results were five losses and three draws. Their only victories came against Malta and Cyprus.
How does Finland get there?
Finland enters this game with just three wins in ten games. The rest of their results were five losses and two draws. Their only victories have come against Bosnia and Herzegovina and Kazakhstan twice.
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Slovakia’s last game
Slovakia lost in their last game against Norway in a match played at the Ullevaal Stadium in Oslo. Borussia Dortmund star Erling Haaland scored the opening goal in the 77th minute and three minutes later Martin Odegaard claimed the win with the second goal.
Finland’s last game
In their last game, Finland played a one-goal draw against Iceland. Teemu Pukki gave the Finnish team the lead with a goal in the 12th minute of the game. The match was equalized in the 38th minute thanks to a goal from Birkir Bjarnason.
Slovakia: thinking 2026
Slovakia also returns to action after the Qatar 2022 qualifiers. The Slovak national team was in Group H and finished in third place, behind Russia and Croatia.
Finland: start the year
The Finnish national team will play its second match of the year. They returned to action this March, having not played since November 2021, when the UEFA World Cup qualifying group stage ended.
The match will be played at the Enrique Roca stadium in Murcia
Welcome to VAVEL.com’s coverage of the FIFA International Friendly Match 2022: Finland vs Slovakia Live Updates!
My name is Carlos Aviles and I will be your host for this game. We’ll provide you with pre-game analysis, score updates and live news right here on VAVEL. This will be a friendly match between two teams who will miss the Qatar 2022 World Cup, so from today they will be looking to get off to a good start ahead of the Mexico-USA World Cup. -Canada 2026.