Tampereen Pallo-Veikot

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TPV
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Full nameTampereen Pallo-Veikot
Nickname(s)Paltsarit, Punakone (Red Machine)
Founded1930;91 years ago (1930)
Ground Tammela Stadion, Tampere
Capacity5,040
ChairmanJouni Kaikuranta
ManagerAnssi Ylinen
League Kakkonen
Tammela Stadion Tammela football stadium1.jpg
Tammela Stadion

Tampereen Pallo-Veikot (TPV) is a Finnish football club, based in Tampere. [1] The club plays in the Kakkonen, the third highest level of football in Finland. It is the second largest football club in the Pirkanmaa region in terms of active members, with 1,600 members in 2005.

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History

The club was founded in 1930 as a general sports club for workers. In the past there were also bandy, boxing and ice hockey sections, but nowadays TPV is purely a football club. In the 1960s TPV played three seasons at the highest level of Finnish ice hockey. Before the 1950s the clubs of Finnish Workers' Sports Federation played in their own leagues that were not connected to the Football Association of Finland. Tampereen Pallo-Veikot won the Finnish Workers' Sports Federation championship six times.

TPV later joined the Finnish FA and competed at the highest level in the top tier of the Finnish football league system for five seasons in 1971, 1993–1995 and 1999. The most successful year was in 1994 when the club won the Finnish Championship, but the next season they were relegated to the Ykkönen.

In July 1998 there were plans to merge TPV and the other local Tampere club FC Ilves but TPV decided to continue as its own team and FC Ilves reformed as Tampere United nicknamed TamU. In 1999 the club regained its Veikkausliiga status, but this only lasted for one season. In 2002 TPV had to abandon its place in the second tier Ykkönen most likely due to financial issues.

They were promoted back to Ykkönen in 2006 and stayed for four seasons before being relegated to the 3rd tier Kakkonen again. Finally in 2018 TPV defeated MyPa in the Kakkonen Promotion Playoffs to be promoted back to the 2nd tier Ykkönen.

Honours

Veikkausliiga

European record

YearCompetitionRoundOpponentResults
1995/1996 UEFA Cup 1Q Flag of Norway.svg Viking Stavanger 0–4, 1–3, Jarkko Wiss

Season to season

SeasonLevelDivisionSectionAdministrationPositionMovements
1948Tier 2Suomensarja(Second Division)North GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)11thRelegated
1949-53 TUL Leagues
1954Tier 3Maakuntasarja(Third Division)Central Group IIIFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
1955Tier 3Maakuntasarja(Third Division)West Group IIFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
1956Tier 3Maakuntasarja(Third Division)West Group IFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
1957Tier 3Maakuntasarja(Third Division)West Group IIFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)1stPromoted
1958Tier 2Suomensarja(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)5th
1959Tier 2Suomensarja(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
1960Tier 2Suomensarja(Second Division)North GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)3rd
1961Tier 2Suomensarja(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)12thRelegated
1962Tier 3Maakuntasarja(Third Division)Group 6 Tampere & SatakuntaFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
1963Tier 3Maakuntasarja(Third Division)Group 3 Tampere & SatakuntaFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)1stPromoted
1964Tier 2Suomensarja(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)9th
1965Tier 2Suomensarja(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)7th
1966Tier 2Suomensarja(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)4th
1967Tier 2Suomensarja(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)4th
1968Tier 2Suomensarja(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2ndPromotion Group 4th
1969Tier 2Suomensarja(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)1stPromotion Group 4th
1970Tier 2II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)1stPromoted
1971Tier 1Mestaruussarja(Premier League)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)11thRelegation Group 4th - Relegated
1972Tier 2II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)6thFailed to qualify to new I Divisioona
1973Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)5th
1974Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)6th
1975Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
1976Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
1977Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)6th
1978Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)4th
1979Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)8th
1980Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)11thRelegated
1981Tier 4III Divisioona(Third Division)Group 5 - Tampere & Central FinlandTampere District (SPL Tampere)3rd
1982Tier 4III Divisioona(Third Division)Group 5 - Tampere & Central FinlandTampere District (SPL Tampere)1stPromotion Playoff - Promoted
1983Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2ndPromotion Playoff
1984Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)5th
1985Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)East GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)1stPromoted
1986Tier 2I divisioona(First Division)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)3rd
1987Tier 2I divisioona(First Division)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)8th
1988Tier 2I divisioona(First Division)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)12thRelegated
1989Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)3rd
1990Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)5th
1991Tier 3II divisioona(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)1stPromoted
1992Tier 2I divisioona(First Division)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)1stPromoted
1993Tier 1 Veikkausliiga(Premier League)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)5thChampionship Group 6th
1994Tier 1 Veikkausliiga(Premier League)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)1stChampions
1995Tier 1 Veikkausliiga(Premier League)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)12thRelegated
1996Tier 2 Ykkönen(First Division)North GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
1997Tier 2 Ykkönen(First Division)North GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2ndPromotion Group 5th
1998Tier 2 Ykkönen(First Division)North GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)5thPromotion Group 4th – Promoted
1999Tier 1 Veikkausliiga(Premier League)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)12thRelegation Group 12th – Relegated
2000Tier 2 Ykkönen(First Division)North GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)3rdPromotion Group 10th
2001Tier 2 Ykkönen(First Division)North GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)5thWithdrew from Ykkönen for 2002
2002Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)1stPlay-offs
2003Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
2004Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
2005Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)East GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
2006Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)Group BFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)1stPromoted
2007Tier 2 Ykkönen(First Division)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)11th
2008Tier 2 Ykkönen(First Division)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)9th
2009Tier 2 Ykkönen(First Division)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)11th
2010Tier 2 Ykkönen(First Division)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)12thRelegated
2011Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)Group BFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)9th
2012Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)6th
2013Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
2014Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)West GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)4th
2015Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)South GroupFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)4th
2016Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)Group BFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)2nd
2017Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)Group BFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)5th
2018Tier 3Kakkonen(Second Division)Group CFinnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)1stPromotion - Playoffs – Promoted
2019Tier 2 Ykkönen(First Division)Finnish FA (Suomen Palloliitto)10thRelegated

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Current squad 2019

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 Tuomas Karjanlahti
2 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Juho Saarinen
3 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Ardian Kovaqi
4 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Mauno Sirén
5 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Tommi Smeets
6 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Jari Nikkilä
7 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Tuomas Lähdesmäki
8 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Eino-Veikko Ek
9 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Arjan Goljahanpoor
10 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Paavo Näykki
11 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Tomi Ylinen
12 GK Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Antti Kuusinen
No.Pos.NationPlayer
13 DF Flag of Georgia.svg  GEO Giorgi Ositashvili
14 FW Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Eetu Räisänen
15 FW Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Roope Kostiainen
16 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Riku Oras
17 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Jesse Oksanen
18 FW Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Topi Järvi
19 MF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Hakim Belbachir
20 FW Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Eetu Kolu
22 GK Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Aapo Sipponen
23 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Joonas Rantala
25 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Juho Mattila
28 DF Flag of Finland.svg  FIN Iiro Karimäki

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References

  1. "Finland - Tampereen Pallo-Veikot - Results, fixtures, squad, statistics, photos, videos and news - Soccerway". int.soccerway.com. Retrieved 14 September 2020.
  2. http://www.finlandfootball.net/