Finland Euro 2021 Team Squad Lineup fixtures & Live Telecast Info

Finland Euro 2021 Team Squad Lineup Schedule & Live Telecast Info: It is a great moment for Finland, as the country will be playing its first major tournament in the history. In the qualifying round of the Euro 2020 tournament, the players showed significant performance leading the team to finish at the 2nd spot behind Italy with 17 points in qualifiers group J. The successful qualifying campaign for the team was supported by the incredible performance of Striker, Teemu Pukki. The Norwich forward scored 10 goals in the qualifiers fixture to push his team to the European Championship finals.

Team:                  Finland
Group:                 B
Captain:              Tim Sparv
Head coach:      Markku Kanerva
FIFA ranking:     54
Best ever tournament finish: N/A

Finland Euro 2020 Squad
Finland Euro 2021 Team Squad

This time the team will be played under head coach Markku Kanerva, who is hopeful to get better results in the Euro 2021 competition. He assigned many players call up in the Finland squad to the beginning of the Euro 2020 qualifiers.

Finland has finally managed to squeeze through the major Euro 2020 tournament after coming close over the past two decades. There are few players in the squad who are currently contracted to the club in Euro Top five leagues but majority of them come from the local European background.
Pukki is one of the key player in the team known for his best offensive threat, however there are also lot of other experience players in the midfield and in defence.

During the qualifier round, Finland had to pass through serious test against the high ranking teams. To rank higher they have to face off the likes of Greece, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Armenia.

There is no official announcement by the Finland football association about the official team squad. Once the details are released we will update here. Joel Pohjanpalo is currently injured and Kasper Hamalainen and Juhani Ojala are placed in call up list. The squad comprises of 20 outfield players and 3 goal keepers.

Finland Euro 2020 Schedule

Saturday 12th June
Group B: Denmark vs Finland (5pm)

Wednesday 16th June
Group B: Finland vs Russia (2pm)

Monday 21st June
Group B: Finland vs Belgium (8pm)

Finland Euro 2021 squad players list

Finland’s provisional Euro 2020 squad was announced on 19th May. The final team will be confirmed on June 1.

Goalkeepers: Lukas Hradecký (Bayer Leverkusen), Jesse Joronen (Brescia Calcio), Anssi Jaakkola (Bristol Rovers)

Defenders: Juhani Ojala (Vejle Boldklub), Leo Väisänen (IF Elfsborg), Sauli Väisänen (Chievo Verona), Paulus Arajuuri (Pafos FC), Daniel O’Shaugnessy (HJK), Robert Ivanov (Warta Poznan), Albin Granlund (Stal Mielec), Jere Uronen (KRC Genk), Nicholas Hämäläinen (Queens Park Rangers), Nikolai Alho (MTK Budapest)

Midfielders: Pyry Soiri (Esbjerg fB), Glen Kamara (Glasgow Rangers), Joni Kauko (Esbjerg fB) Onni Valakari (Pafos FC), Rasmus Schüller (Djurgårdens IF), Thomas Lam (PEC Zwolle), Tim Sparv (AEL Larissa) Fredrik Jensen (FC Augsburg), Jasin Assehnoun (FC Lahti)

Forwards: Joel Pohjanpalo (1.FC Union Berlin), Lassi Lappalainen (CF Montréal), Marcus Forss (Brentford FC), Teemu Pukki (Norwich City)

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