Finland News

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Baxter happy to commit his future to Finland

October, 13 2009

Stuart Baxter plans to sign a contract extension with Finland and will not be interested in the Sweden job when it becomes available.

Japan crush Finland in qualifying warm-up

February, 4 2009

Striker Shinji Okazaki scored two clinical first-half goals to spark Japan to a 5-1 home win over Finland in a World Cup qualifying warm-up on Wednesday.

Hodgson quits Finland for Inter Milan post

November, 30 2007

Roy Hodgson quit his role in charge of the Finland national team to take up a job working alongside Inter Milan president Massimo Moratti, the British coach said on Friday.

Portugal striker Almeida out of Finland tie

November, 19 2007

Striker Hugo Almeida will miss Portugal's final Euro 2008 qualifier against Finland on Wednesday through injury.

Injury rules Forssell out of Finland qualifier

August, 21 2007

Striker Mikael Forssell will miss Finland's Euro 2008 qualifier against Kazakhstan in Tampere on Wednesday because of a calf injury, a Finnish Football Association spokesman told Reuters on the eve of the match.

Referee Poll to retire after Euro 2008 qualifier

May, 29 2007

Premiership referee Graham Poll has confirmed his retirement.

Finland name squad to take on Azerbaijan

March, 15 2007

Finland coach Roy Hodgson named a 26-man squad on Thursday for a Euro 2008 qualifier against Azerbaijan on March 28 in Baku.

Finland without star duo for Armenia qualifier

November, 9 2006

Finland coach Roy Hodgson named a 22-man squad on Thursday for Euro 2008 qualifying round game against Armenia on next week in Helsinki.

Russian-born Eremenko regrets playing for Finland

September, 5 2006

Moscow-born Finland striker Alexei Eremenko says he feels more Russian than Finnish and regrets playing for the Nordic country.

Hodgson Finn boss ahead of schedule

January, 16 2006

Finland have signed an agreement with Roy Hodgson to begin his job as national team coach immediately instead of in August as previously announced.

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