Football betting preview: RoPS II favourites when Kraft visits

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Competition: Finland Kakkonen
Competition: Sat 12.June
Match begins: 12:30 (UTC)
Venue: Rovaniemen Keskuskenttä (4000 seats)

Kraft have traveled here for an interesting fight against the hosts RoPS II. Prepare for the match with this Kakkonen preview!

The hosts RoPS II saw competitive action as recent as four days ago, playing in the Kakkonen. Thankfully the previous game, versus GBK, was also a home game here at Rovaniemen Keskuskenttä. The away team is better rested.

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RoPS II form and stats

Seven points from three Kakkonen home games is a great start for RoPS II, who are hoping to build on that form here at Rovaniemen Keskuskenttä. Two home wins in a row for RoPS II bring valid hopes of a third.

A nice win for RoPS last time playing, versus GBK. That was also a home game and the match ended 2-0 with J. Luiro (2) scoring for the victors.

A defeat was the result before that one, 0-1 away at JS Hercules.

The home team are expected to win this game about three out of four times, according to the bookmaker odds. When checking the database for RoPS II home games with this odds we find one game with a similar winning chance. Resulting in zero wins, zero draws and one defeat. Looking at the victories, zero matches were won by at least two goals.

The RoPS II fans have had their share of opportunities to cheer home goals this season, having seen 5 goals in 3 league matches. From these home matches, RoPS have conceded only 2 goals.

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Kraft form and stats

No Kakkonen points yet away for Kraft, from their first 2 matches. With two straight losses from their last two away games, Kraft are hoping that it's time for some travel points again.

Kraft's previous game was their home loss versus JS Hercules (0-1).

Prior to that match, the Kraft manager P. Sundlin faced defeat when travelling to Vaajakoski and losing 1-2.

We have done a similar check as we did with the hometeam, looking up recent matches where Kraft played away with similar odds. This revealed one game. The visitors overcame the odds to win zero times, zero were draws and the home team won as expected one time.

As for goals scored and conceded in the league games away so far, Kraft has managed 1 goal and let in 6 from 2 matches.

Head 2 Head

Top Goalscorers

RoPSJ. Luiro
J. Luiro
3 goals
RoPS IIR. Pietsalo
R. Pietsalo
2 goals
KraftK. Böling
K. Böling
2 goals

RoPS II missing players

Kraft missing players

RoPS II Kraft
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
5 3 1 Played P 1 2 4
3 2 1 Won W 0 0 1
1 1 0 Drew D 0 0 0
1 0 0 Lost L 1 2 3
7 5 1 Scored S 0 1 5
3 2 0 Conceded C 4 6 8
100% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 100%
60% 67% 0% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 100% 75%
20% 33% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 100% 100% 75%
20% 33% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 100% 50% 50%
0% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 25%
20% 33% 0% BTTS BTTS 0% 50% 50%
60% 67% 100% Clean Sheets C S 0% 0% 0%
20% 0% 0% Failed to Score F T 100% 50% 50%
 
6.6 8.7 13 Corners for (avg) C F 3 3 3.8
4.6 5 6 Corners against (avg) C A 5 4.5 5.8
0.8 0.7 0 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1 1.5 1.2
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 1
 
10 11.7 9 Shots (avg) S ( 5 5 6.5
5.4 6.7 5 Shots on Target (avg) S O 3 3 3.2
26% 25% 20% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 17% 38%
RoPS II Last season Kraft
Total Home   Statistics Stat   Away Total
17 9   Played P   10 20
9 5   Won W   3 6
2 1   Drew D   0 1
6 3   Lost L   7 13
32 16   Scored S   9 25
24 10   Conceded C   26 49
100% 100%   Over 0.5 O 0.5   100% 100%
82% 67%   Over 1.5 O 1.5   90% 90%
65% 56%   Over 2.5 O 2.5   90% 85%
47% 44%   Over 3.5 O 3.5   40% 50%
24% 22%   Over 4.5 O 4.5   10% 25%
65% 56%   BTTS BTTS   60% 75%
24% 22%   Clean Sheets C S   10% 5%
12% 22%   Failed to Score F T   30% 20%
 
4.5 4.9   Corners for (avg) C F   3.5 4.7
5.3 3.6   Corners against (avg) C A   6.6 6.4
1.4 1.8   Yellow cards (avg) Y C   2.4 1.9
2 1   Red cards R C   1 1
 
8.3 10.4   Shots (avg) S (   9.4 11.1
4.1 4.5   Shots on Target (avg) S O   3.5 3.4
44% 36%   Goal Efficiency G E   21% 30%

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 SJK Akatemia 5 4 0 1 24 6 2 2 0 0 12 2 3 2 0 1 12 4 18 12
2 JS Hercules 5 3 1 1 10 3 3 2 0 1 7 1 2 1 1 0 3 2 7 10
3 RoPS II 5 3 1 1 7 3 3 2 1 0 5 2 2 1 0 1 2 1 4 10
4 OTP 5 2 3 0 10 5 2 1 1 0 4 0 3 1 2 0 6 5 5 9
5 Vaajakoski 5 2 2 1 8 5 3 2 1 0 7 3 2 0 1 1 1 2 3 8
6 JBK 5 2 2 1 9 10 3 1 2 0 6 5 2 1 0 1 3 5 -1 8
7 JJK 4 2 1 1 7 3 2 2 0 0 6 0 2 0 1 1 1 3 4 7
8 Kraft 4 1 0 3 5 8 2 1 0 1 4 2 2 0 0 2 1 6 -3 3
9 Kemi City 3 1 0 2 4 8 2 0 0 2 1 7 1 1 0 0 3 1 -4 3
9 PS Kemi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 OLS 5 1 0 4 3 10 2 0 0 2 1 4 3 1 0 2 2 6 -7 3
11 VIFK 4 1 0 3 6 17 2 1 0 1 5 4 2 0 0 2 1 13 -11 3
12 GBK 4 0 0 4 1 16 1 0 0 1 1 5 3 0 0 3 0 11 -15 0

Read more about Kakkonen

Kakkonen is the third highest level of football in Finland. It is divided into three groups based on geographical areas, each with twelve teams. Each club plays the others in the group twice for a total of 22 fixtures to create a final league table. The two top teams in each division then enter a promotion playoff.