|Champions|| HJK |
7th Veikkausliiga title
23rd Finnish title
|Europa League|| KuPS |
TPS (via dom. cup)
|Goals scored||513 (2.82 per match)|
|Top goalscorer|| Juho Mäkelä |
|Biggest home win|| JJK 6–1 Oulu |
Jaro 5-0 Haka
TPS 5-0 Oulu
|Biggest away win|| KuPS 0–5 HJK |
|Highest scoring|| KuPS 6–2 TamU |
|Longest winning run|| TPS (5 games)|
(1 August–28 August)
|Longest unbeaten run||8 games by 2 teams|
(24 May–10 July)
(3 May–20 June)
|Longest winless run|| FC Lahti (11 games)|
(10 May–16 July)
|Longest losing run|| AC Oulu (6 games)|
(19 June–30 July)
The 2010 Veikkausliiga was the eightieth season of top-tier football in Finland. It began on 16 April 2010 and ended on 23 October 2010.
Veikkausliiga is the premier division of Finnish football, comprising the top 12 clubs of the country. Its main sponsor is the Finnish national betting agency Veikkaus, hence the league's name. Veikkausliiga was founded in 1990; before that the top division was called Mestaruussarja since 1930 which was an amateur or semi-professional league. Between 1908 and 1930 the championship was decided in a cup competition.
Finland, officially the Republic of Finland is a country in Northern Europe bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, and Gulf of Finland, between Norway to the north, Sweden to the northwest, and Russia to the east. Finland is a Nordic country and is situated in the geographical region of Fennoscandia. The capital and largest city is Helsinki. Other major cities are Espoo, Vantaa, Tampere, Oulu and Turku.
RoPS finished at the bottom of the 2009 season and were relegated to Ykkönen. Their place was taken by Ykkönen champions AC Oulu. 13th-placed Veikkausliiga team JJK and Ykkönen runners-up KPV competed in a two-legged relegation play-offs for one spot in this season. JJK won 5–3 on aggregate and thereby retained their league position.
The 2009 Veikkausliiga was the seventy-ninth season of top-tier football in Finland. It began on 18 April 2009 and ended on 17 October 2009. Inter Turku were the defending champions.
Ykkönen is the second highest level of the Finnish football league system, although it is the highest league managed by the Football Association of Finland.
AC Oulu (ACO) is a Finnish football club based in Oulu. Formed in 2002, the club have played two seasons in Finland's highest football league Veikkausliiga and seven seasons in the second highest league Ykkönen. The club are currently playing in Ykkönen. They play their home games at Raatti Stadium, and the club colours are navy blue and white.
|FC Honka||Espoo||Tapiolan Urheilupuisto||6,000||Kappa|
|FC Inter||Turku||Veritas Stadion||9,372||Nike|
|FC Lahti||Lahti||Lahden Stadion||15,000||Umbro|
|FF Jaro||Jakobstad||Jakobstads Centralplan||5,000||Errea|
|IFK Mariehamn||Mariehamn||Wiklöf Holding Arena||4,000||Puma|
|Tampere United||Tampere||Ratina Stadion||17,000||Puma|
|Pos||Team||Pld||W||D||L||GF||GA||GD||Pts||Qualification or relegation|
|1||HJK (C)||26||15||7||4||43||19||+24||52||2011–12 UEFA Champions League Second qualifying round|
|2||KuPS||26||15||3||8||45||36||+9||48||2011–12 UEFA Europa League Second qualifying round|
|3||TPS||26||13||6||7||46||30||+16||45||2011–12 UEFA Europa League Second qualifying round|
|4||FC Honka||26||12||5||9||42||34||+8||41||2011–12 UEFA Europa League First qualifying round|
|13||JJK (O)||26||8||3||15||34||41||−7||27||Veikkausliiga relegation play-offs|
|14||FC Lahti (R)||26||5||11||10||26||37||−11||26||Relegation to Ykkönen|
The 13th placed team of 2010 Veikkausliiga and the runners-up of the 2010 Ykkönen will compete in a two-legged play-offs for one spot in the 2011 Veikkausliiga.JJK won the playoffs by 3-1 and remained again in Veikkausliiga.
The 2011 Veikkausliiga was the eighty-first season of top-tier football in Finland. It began on 2 May 2011 and ended on 29 October 2011. HJK were the defending champions and successfully defended their title.
|Home \ Away||HAK||HJK||HON||INT||JAR||JJK||KPS||LAH||MAR||MYP||ACO||TAM||TPS||VPS|
Source: veikkausliiga.com (in Finnish)
Source: veikkausliiga.com (in Finnish)
|Month||Coach of the Month||Player of the Month|
Source: veikkausliiga.com (in Finnish)
Kuopion Palloseura is a Finnish football club, based in the 9th most populated city of Finland, Kuopio. KuPS plays in Finland's Premier League, Veikkausliiga. The team plays its home matches at Savon Sanomat Areena. Until June 2005, KuPS used to play at an aged track and field stadium in Väinölänniemi, which is said to be one of the most beautiful sporting places in Finland. Väinölänniemi is a cape surrounded by a local lake, Kallavesi.
The 2006 season of the Veikkausliiga the 17th season in the league's history, began on April 19 and ended on October 29.
The league was originally supposed to have 14 teams, but AC Allianssi was refused a license, and the league was subsequently played with only 13 teams.
JJK Jyväskylä (JJK) is a Finnish football club, based in Jyväskylä. It currently plays in the Finnish second highest league Ykkönen. The club has two managers, Mikko Manninen and Janne Korhonen. JJK plays its home matches at Harjun Stadion.
The 2008 season of Veikkausliiga was the seventy-eighth season of top-tier football in Finland. It started on 27 April 2008 and ended on 26 October 2008. The defending champions were Tampere United.
The 2003 season was the 73rd completed season of Finnish Football League Championship, known as the Veikkausliiga. At the same time it was the 14th season of the Veikkausliiga.
League tables for teams participating in Ykkönen, the second tier of the Finnish Soccer League system, in 2009.
The Ykkönen Finnish football club's 2010 season began on 18 April 2010 and ended on 16 October 2010.
The 2012 Veikkausliiga is the eighty-second season of top-tier football in Finland. It began on 15 April 2012 and ended on 27 October 2012. HJK Helsinki were the defending champions and successfully defended their title.
The 2013 Veikkausliiga was the eighty-third season of top-tier football in Finland. The season began on 13 April 2013 and is scheduled to end on 26 October 2013. HJK Helsinki are the defending champions.
The 2014 Veikkausliiga was the eighty-fourth season of top-tier football in Finland. The league started on 6 April 2014 and ended on 25 October 2014. HJK Helsinki are the defending champions.
The 2015 Ykkönen started on 2 May 2015 and ended on 17 October 2015. The winning team qualified directly for promotion to the 2016 Veikkausliiga 2016, the second has to play a play-off against the eleventh team from Veikkausliiga to decide who will play in that division. The bottom 2 teams will qualify directly for relegation to Kakkonen.
The 2015 Veikkausliiga was the eighty-fifth season of top-tier football in Finland. HJK Helsinki were the defending champions. The season was won by SJK.
The 2016 Veikkausliiga is the eighty-sixth season of top-tier football in Finland. The season started on 2 April 2016; the regular season ended on 23 October 2016, with a promotion/relegation playoff continuing until 29 October. SJK were the defending champions.
The winning team will qualify directly for promotion to the 2017 Veikkausliiga, the second has to play a play-off against the eleventh team from Veikkausliiga to decide who will play in that division. The bottom 2 teams will qualify directly for relegation to Kakkonen.
The 2017 Veikkausliiga was the eighty-seventh season of top-tier football in Finland. IFK Mariehamn were the defending champions.
The 2018 Veikkausliiga was the eighty-eighth season of top-tier football in Finland. HJK were the defending champions.
The 2018 Ykkönen was the 47th season of Ykkönen, the second highest football league in Finland. The season started on 28 April 2018 and ended on 27 October 2018. The winning team will qualify directly for promotion to the 2019 Veikkausliiga, the second has to play a play-off against the eleventh team from Veikkausliiga to decide who will play in that division. The bottom 2 teams will qualify directly for relegation to Kakkonen.