JJK vs Rovaniemi
Date: Monday, 31st July 2017
Kick-off at 16:30 UK/ 17:30 CET
Venue: Harjun Stadion (Jyvaskyla).
JJK Jyvaskyla need a miracle to save the season after managing just 8 points from 18 matches so far. They are at the rock bottom of the league table, needing another 15 points to move away to safety.
Meanwhile, Rovaniemi is a team profited from JJK’s miserable run. They are 10th in the standings and remain safe with a 7 point cushion over the second team in danger zone HIFK.
Both teams are in terrible run of form, especially JJK who are win-less in 9 games with 3 draws and 6 losses. At the same time, RoPS are without a win in four games, however three of those are draws.
There are little positives to draw from home versus away form comparison. JJK’s lone win this season came at home, but they drew 1 and lost 6 of the 8 games so far. Moreover, they conceded 20 goals so far this season, more than any other team at home.
Rovaniemi are second from bottom in away form, with 1 win, 2 draws and 5 losses from 8 games.
JJK vs Rovaniemi: Head-to-head
Rovaniemi are unbeaten in the last four meetings with JJK, with 2 wins and 2 draws.
Overall, there has been 14 meetings between the two sides in all competitions. RoPS won 4 as against JJK’s 3, with the remaining 7 ending in draws.
Both teams scored in 12 of the 14 meetings, with 7 of the last 9 meetings seeing over 2.5 goals.
JJK vs Rovaniemi: Predictions
Arguably, JJK are the worst side in the league and are bound for relegation. Therefore, RoPS will be hopeful to bag a rare win on the road.
JJK vs Rovaniemi: Bet Tips
The best pick for this fixture is both teams to score, priced at 1.85 by Unibet. 85% of the meetings between the sides saw both teams scoring at least once.
Brave Punters can go for an away win for 2.15 odds with Betway.