2007 Veikkausliiga

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Veikkausliiga
Season 2007
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2006
2008

The 2007 season of the Veikkausliiga (the premier league of the Finnish football system), the 18th season in the league's history, began on April 21.

Final league table[edit]

Team summaries[edit]

Pos
Club
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Comments
1
Tampere United
26
16
6
4
45
27
+18
54
CL 1st Qualifying Round
2
FC Haka
26
13
7
6
39
23
+16
46
UEFA Cup 1st Qualifying Round
3
TPS
26
13
4
9
43
33
+10
43
UEFA Intertoto Cup
4
FC Honka
26
10
11
5
34
25
+9
41
UEFA Cup 1st Qualifying Round*
5
MyPa
26
11
7
8
29
26
+3
40
6
IFK Mariehamn
26
9
10
7
31
30
+1
37
7
HJK
26
7
13
6
31
25
+6
34
8
FC Lahti
26
9
6
11
38
34
+4
33
9
FC Inter
26
9
6
11
32
28
+4
33
10
VPS
26
7
11
8
26
35
-9
32
11
FF Jaro
26
7
7
12
30
41
-11
28
12
FC KooTeePee
26
7
5
14
27
38
-11
26
13
FC Viikingit
26
5
8
13
25
44
-19
23
Ykkönen Relegation Playoff
14
AC Oulu
26
5
7
14
28
49
-21
22
Relegation to Ykkönen

P = Matches played; W = Matches won; D = Matches drawn; L = Matches lost; F = Goals for; A = Goals against; GD = Goal difference; Pts = Points


*As Tampere United are guaranteed European football in the Champions League as league champions, their spot in the UEFA Cup as Finnish Cup winners is transferred to the losing finalist. FC Honka will therefore play in the 2008-09 season of the UEFA Cup

Veikkausliiga 2007 Winners

Tampere United
Third Title

Relegation playoff[edit]

RoPS of the Ykkönen beat FC Viikingit for a place in the 2008 season of the Veikkausliiga.

European results[edit]

Champions League:


UEFA Cup:


Intertoto Cup:

Top goal scorers[edit]

As of 13 October 2007

Position Player Country Team Goals
1 Rafael Brazil FC Lahti 13
2 Toni Lehtinen Finland FC Haka 11
3 Mikko Paatelainen Finland TPS 9
- Berat Sadik Finland FC Lahti 9
5 Jami Puustinen Finland FC Honka 8
- Mika Ääritalo Finland TPS 8
7 Kim Liljeqvist Finland KooTeePee 7
- Jari Niemi Finland Tampere Utd 7
9 Jonas Emet Finland FF Jaro 6
- Mikko Innanen Finland FC Haka 6
- Armand One France TPS 6
- Tomi Petrescu Finland Tampere Utd 6
- Antti Pohja Finland Tampere Utd 6
- Vili Savolainen Finland HJK 6
15 Jussi Aalto Finland FF Jaro 5
- Janne Hietanen Finland AC Oulu 5
- Toni Junnila Finland FF Jaro 5
- Tero Taipale Finland VPS 5
- Justus Vajanne Finland IFK Mariehamn 5

References[edit]

http://www.uefa.com/footballeurope/countries/association=42/standings.html

http://www.goalzz.com/main.aspx?c=2775&scorers=true