FC Lahti vs Ilves Tampere Prediction | Veikkausliiga | 06/10

FC Lahti vs Ilves Tampere prediction: The long-awaited match in the 7th round between Lahti and Ilves Tampere takes place at Lahden Stadium. This promises to be a very balanced match because the two teams ranked in 3rd and 4th respectively are in impressive form.


  • Match date: 03:30 pm on 06/10/2021
  • Event: Veikkausliiga
  • Stage: Matchday 7th
  • Location: Lahti Stadium






Lahti was in the 6 strongest teams last season and is aiming for a place in the European Cup. The start was not very smooth but came back with 2 convincing victories to rise to 4th place after 5 rounds. Scored 8 goals and conceded 7 times, the latest victims of Zeneli’s team include both Honka and Mariehamn. Including beating Mariehamn 3-0 right away. The performance of the defense brought peace of mind, in the last 2 matches, Lahti kept a clean sheet. Welcoming Tampere is highly appreciated, not surprised if Lahti shows their pragmatic side.

Ilves Tampere ranked 5th last season and is maintaining their position in the top 3 teams this season. Winning the first 3/5 rounds, scoring 8 goals and conceding only 5 times shows the old age of Tampere’s play. The offensive ability is not too outstanding but the defense is extremely solid. 2 trips to Tampere, only conceding 1 goal, defeating Oulu 2-0 and holding HIFK 1-1. Having to play on the away field and in the lower position, Tampere will still be loyal to the counter-attacking defensive style.

There is no shortage of calculations from both teams because these are considered direct opponents. Both possess a well-organized defense, the tight game is predictable. Especially when Tampere is increasingly pragmatic, 3 consecutive away matches have no more than 2 goals.

Select: Under 2.5 FT.


The two teams proved to be equally talented both in terms of tradition and current force relationship. In the last 6 confrontations, each side brought 3 victories. Lahti is more appreciated thanks to the home-field advantage, but Tampere is also confident with 3rd place in the table.

Tampere’s form is extremely impressive, winning 3/5 matches and conceding only 5 times. Meanwhile, Lahti has also brought home 2 victories, including a 3-0 victory at Mariehamn’s field. It can be seen that both teams have perfect preparation, it is difficult to expect mistakes of the opponent. With a balanced force correlation, the draw result can make both sides satisfied.

Select: Ilves Tampere +0.25 FT.


European odds assess the possibility of Lahti winning slightly. However, Tampere is in a stable form and is not comfortable in the bottom position. The draw result is a wise choice because of the calculations of both teams.

Select: Draw FT.


The somewhat pragmatic gameplay of the two teams is quite similar. Along with the competitive nature in the leading group that is difficult to contribute many goals. The struggle in the first half and accepting the points in the second half is an easy scenario.

FC Lahti vs Ilves Tampere prediction: Lahti 1 – 1 Ilves Tampere FT.


Lahti:  Chapinal, Arkivuo, Eninful, Lahti, Klinga, Assehnoun, Coubronne, Zeqiri Hervas, Charles, Penninkangas.

Ilves Tampere: Karjanlahti, Montola, Sallila, Salminen, Valila, Pihlainen, Virtanen, Kagayama, Lamsa, Rantala, Kolu.

The above is information about the prediction in the 7th match between FC Lahti vs Ilves Tampere of Veikkausliiga on 06/10/2021 of CMD368 bookie.