The Finnish teams did not win the opening games of the European Conference League qualifiers.
Draft softly hosts the Faroese Runavik in Töölö, Helsinki, in the new Football League. Honka appeared to be ahead of the undefeated duo, but its finish proved ineffective.
“We were unfortunately ineffective at the finish points. We could also be more active in our play, especially when we lose to win the ball back, ”Honga’s coach Vesa Vasara rib.
Struggle started off carefully cautiously, perhaps both grabbing the artificial turf platform. The ball repeatedly flew and the feed chains rushed short.
After half an hour of play, the people of Espoo Lucas Kaufmann got a finishing spot from 18 meters, but instead of a free back corner, itched escaped into the upper air.
Runavik did not create a single place of splendor, but Hongan’s dream plots could be waited for a long time, when the decisive passport was always missing.
At last in the 48th minute Hongan Jean Marie Dongou released by transverse transfer Edmund Arko-Mensahin to a thousand bucks place. The home crowd cheered when, after 50 minutes, Arko-Mensah’s charge up the middle resulted in the keeper making one of his best saves of the day.
Dongoulle came close to giving the visitors the lead, as he clipped a delicate lob over the keeper, but the ball glanced harmlessly off the crossbar.
“We didn’t manage to get a good result, but nothing this was until the first half. Anything is possible, ”Hongan Vasara apricots.
Turku Inter started the European Conference League qualifiers in a 1-1 draw against the Hungarian Puskas Academy. Puskas, who finished second in the Hungarian main series last season, went into the match as a favorite, but the Turku players were able to keep the away team’s attacks well under control in their home arena.
“I’m happy with the draw, and it didn’t take long to win. We will be happy to leave for the second game in a week, ”Inter’s head coach Jose Riveiro stated.
Leading the Football League goal exchange Benjamin Källman took Inter into the lead early in the second half. Puskas Akademia equalized goal Jakub Plsek 76 minutes. Plsek’s shot changed the direction of Inter’s player and the ball rolled easily to the goalkeeper Henrik Moisanderin next to the finish.
“The handicap was the only thing that went wrong in the match. We stayed well with the Hungarians, and in the second half our game went really well, ”said Inter’s captain. Timo Furuholm.
Third The Finnish representative in the conference league qualifiers is the Kuopio Palloseura. KuPS started the qualifiers in the away field with a 0-1 loss to Noah from Armenia. Noah scored a goal in the 77th minute Petros Avetisjan.
We will proceed on the basis of the goals of the two matches. The other parts of the match pairs will be played in a week on Thursday.