Kokkolan Palloveikot

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KPV Kokkola
Kokkolan Palloveikot logo.svg
Full nameKokkolan Palloveikot
Nickname(s)KPV
Founded 1930
GroundKokkolan Keskuskenttä,
Kokkola
Finland
Capacity3,000
ChairmanJouko Vierimaa
Manager Niko Kalliokoski
League Ykkönen
2020 8th
Website Club website

KPV (or Kokkolan Palloveikot) is a Finnish football club, based in Kokkola. It currently plays in the Finnish First Division ( Ykkönen ). The club's head coach is Niko Kalliokoski, and it plays its home matches at Kokkolan keskuskenttä.

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History

KPV is the club of Finnish-speaking people in the town. The rival club is Swedish-speaking GBK.

KPV run a number of team including 1 men's teams, 1 ladies team, 10 boys team and 7 girls teams. The club also runs an Academy and Soccer School. [1]

Domestic history

SeasonLevelPosPldWDLForAgainstPoints Finnish Cup League Cup Top goalscorer
2000 3rd 622967494733 Fourth Round - Flag of Finland.svg Pekka Kainu  – 17
2001 3rd 520857333229 Fifth Round - Flag of Finland.svg Pekka Kainu  – 13
2002 3rd 2221615602749 Fifth Round -
2003 3rd 420857383629 Fourth Round -
2004 3rd 1201514481346 Fourth Round -
2005 2nd 42613211362941 - -
2006 2nd 926899424733 Runners Up -
2007 2nd 10268711274631 - -
2008 2nd 6261088373638 Sixth Round -
2009 2nd 2261565322551 - - Flag of Finland.svg Lasse Linjala  – 7
2010 2nd 4261457433147 Sixth Round - Flag of Georgia.svg Irakli Sirbiladze  – 16
2011 2nd 12244416195816 - - Flag of Finland.svg Olli Pekka Itälä  – 4
2012 3rd 7247710303928 Fifth Round - Flag of Finland.svg Henri Myntti  – 11
2013 3rd 62711412464737 Third Round - Flag of Finland.svg Henri Myntti  – 16
2014 3rd 6279711283534 Third Round - Flag of Finland.svg Henri Myntti  – 8
2015 3rd 1271845633558 Sixth Round - Flag of Nigeria.svg Emmanuel Ihionu Bright  – 14
2016 2nd 52711610404339 Sixth Round - Flag of Georgia.svg Irakli Sirbiladze  – 15
2017 2nd 3271296422645 Quarterfinal - Flag of Belgium (civil).svg Washilly Tshibasu  – 8
Flag of Georgia.svg Irakli Sirbiladze  – 8
2018 2nd 2271647442652 Group stage - Flag of Finland.svg Kalle Multanen  – 11
2019 1st 11277416324725 Semifinal - Flag of Ghana.svg Ishmael Yartey  – 6
2020 2nd 8228410383428 1/8 finals - Flag of Finland.svg Aleksi Tarvonen  - 10

European history

SeasonCompetitionRoundClubHomeAwayAggregate
1970–71 European Cup First Round Flag of Scotland.svg Celtic 0–90–50–14
1974–75 UEFA Cup First Round Flag of Germany.svg 1. FC Köln 1–51–42–9

Current squad

Updated 4 January, 2021. [2] Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No.Pos.NationPlayer
1 GK Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Miika Töyräs
3 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Samu Laitinen
5 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Elmer Kääntä
6 MF Flag of Ghana.svg  GHA Abu Sanunu
7 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Juri Kinnunen
8 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Sebastian Mannström
9 FW Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Simo Roiha
10 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Aleksi Pahkasalo
11 FW Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Akseli Ollila
12 DF Flag of the United States.svg  USA Kyle Curinga
14 FW Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Aleksi Tarvonen
15 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Santeri Mäkinen
No.Pos.NationPlayer
16 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Adam Vidjeskog
17 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Noa Lehtonen
20 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Harri Heiermann
21 DF Flag of Greece.svg  GRE Charalampos Chantzopoulos
23 FW Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Elias Ahde
26 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Jarkko Hurme
28 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Tommi Saarinen
29 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Armend Kabashi
30 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Pietro Kytölaakso
32 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Aku Ahokangas
33 GK Flag of Russia.svg  RUS Sergey Lazarev

Out on loan

As of 7 October 2020

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No.Pos.NationPlayer
22 GK Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Teppo Marttinen(at SJK Akatemia until the end of the 2020 season)

Former players

For a complete list of former Kokkolan Palloveikot players with Wikipedia articles, see Category:Kokkolan Palloveikot players.

Management and boardroom

Management

As of 17 April 2019 [3]

NameRole
Flag of Finland.svg Jarmo KorhonenHead Coach
Flag of Finland.svg Niko KalliokoskiCoach
Flag of Finland.svg Rasmus BrobergFitness Coach
Flag of Finland.svg Matti LaitinenTeam Manager
Flag of Finland.svg Tuomas MoilanenTeam Manager
Flag of Finland.svg Keijo HautamäkiKit Manager
Flag of Finland.svg Miikka MäntyläKit Manager

Boardroom

As of 17 April 2019 [4]

NameRole
Flag of Finland.svg Jouko VierimaaChairman
Flag of Finland.svg Kim HuuhkaVice chairman

Honours

References and sources

Footnotes

  1. "Kokkolan Palloveikot Pääsivusto". Archived from the original on 2012-08-03. Retrieved 2010-06-11.
  2. https://www.kpvedustus.fi/joukkue
  3. "Joukkueen toimihenkilöt" (in Finnish). KPV. Retrieved 17 April 2019.
  4. "Seuran toimihenkilöt" (in Finnish). KPV. Retrieved 17 April 2019.


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