JIPPO

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JIPPO
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Full name JIPPO Joensuu
Founded 2001
Ground Keskusurheilukenttä, Joensuu
Ground Capacity 2,000
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
1 Romania GK Cristian Pandelescu
2 Finland DF Tuukka Tiainen
3 Finland DF Roope Keskitalo
4 Finland DF Aapi Helvelahti
5 Finland DF Aapo Huittinen
6 Finland MF Sami Ahonen
7 Nigeria MF Segun Ikudehinbu
8 Finland FW Rony Huhtala
9 Finland MF Eemi Porento
10 Finland MF Miko Mäkirinne
11 Finland FW Miika Vainikainen
12 United States GK Nathan Stockie
No. Position Player
13 Finland DF Simo Kahelin
16 Finland FW Risto Kahelin
17 Finland MF Jere Simanainen
18 Finland MF Aapo Makkonen
19 Finland DF Teemu Hallikainen
20 Finland DF Antti Åke
21 Finland FW Kristian Levy
22 United States FW Jakeem Johnson
23 Finland DF Jere Kähkönen
24 Finland DF Jussi Tolonen
25 Finland MF Vili Kaasinen
28 Finland FW Olli-Pekka Saarinen

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