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Full name JIPPO Joensuu
Founded 2001
Ground Keskusurheilukenttä, Joensuu
Ground Capacity 2,000
Chairman Jaakko Hirvonen
Manager England Mark Dziadulewicz
League Kakkonen
2014 9th (relegated)
Joensuun Keskuskenttä

JIPPO is a Finnish football club, based in Joensuu. It plays in the Kakkonen, the third highest level of Finnish football. Jippo plays its home matches at Joensuun keskuskenttä.

JIPPO was formed in 2001 after the merger of JiiPee and Ratanat - both playing in the Kakkonen (third level), the division JIPPO played its first four seasons from 2002 to 2005. The team was promoted to Ykkönen for the season 2006 after winning the eastern group of Kakkonen and beating Klubi-04 2-1 on aggregate in the promotion playoff. Arpad Mester scored the winner goal. After 9 years of playing in Ykkönen, Jippo relegated back to Kakkonen for the season 2015.

Current squad[edit]

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

No. Position Player
TBA Romania GK Cristian Pandelescu
TBA United States GK Nathan Stockie
TBA Finland DF Aapi Helvelahti
TBA Finland DF Aapo Huittinen
TBA Finland DF Simo Kahelin
TBA Finland DF Roope Keskitalo
TBA Finland DF Tuukka Tiainen
No. Position Player
TBA Finland MF Vili Kaasinen
TBA Finland MF Miko Mäkirinne
TBA Finland MF Eemi Porento
TBA Finland MF Jere Simanainen
TBA Finland FW Rony Huhtala
TBA Finland FW Risto Kahelin
TBA Finland FW Markus Kuivalainen

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