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The Finnish The football community of this community will be set as seinayuki crocodiles And the Kubeo Steelers Fight for the Maple Bowl Saturday, September 10th.
Two very different teams face each other with the title on the line as Steelers I hope to make history finish an undefeated season on its way to three peat. The crocodiles On the other hand, they hope to make their first appearance in the title game since 2016.
The Steelers They are defeated seinayuki In both games between the two this season, 42-21 and 27-8, so crocodiles Definitely an uphill battle today.
The crocodiles they go off Epic win at the last second During Helsinki Wolverine in the semi-finals. in that game crocodiles It relies heavily on running backwards Christian Powell (Colorado NCAA D1 FBS) Before catching up in the last second of Anthony Lampevo. Powell should get a lot of touches today as he sped for 1,139 yards and 16 touchdowns on the season. against tough Steelers defense, quarterback Anthony Whitehead You should go up then seinayuki He wants to get rid of the annoyance today. Whitehead has managed to find Joel Sarquilla and Anthony Lampivo consistently in his season but will need to create big plays to break through this Kubeo defense.
former “U last chance” star and University From Tennessee (NCAA DI) Defensive Line Emmett Godin He emerged this season in leading the league in interventions versus losses. Former College Prep All-American along with Arthur Pinheiro and Seth Zins, philip zacock Create a fierce defensive line that needs to play well today. if seinayuki The defensive line can play well today, they are giving themselves a good chance to defeat this force Steelers Team. Expect first-year coach Andy Bezier to mix things up to give Kubeo They look different.
The Steelers The defense leads the league with 38 sacks per season. Linebacker Colby Campbell (Duke NCAA D1 FBS)with return Steelers defenders Ekim aline (Miami OH NCAA D1 FBS), Jani Lindqvist, Ronnie Lane, and Eero Beccarinin make it difficult to score against them. This week, the same unit will be used to stop one of the best linebackers in the league in crocodiles Christian Paul.
offensive, and Steelers You also have a great comeback Linthony reconsidering , The top of the league. Second Year STELLER He put in an impressive 1,763 yards and 30 touchdowns this season to lead this attacker to the top of the league. The Steelers You have maple league Best rushing attack with an average of 200 yards a game on the ground. When they pass, the maple bowl middle champion aerial Bradley It will target defender Phil Lindsten, and receivers Isaac Marshall and Hans Harjo. Coach Pica Otrianin Keen to make his players advance early in this game to force crocodiles pass through.
seinayuki He enters this game as mighty underdogs against the undefeated Kubeo A band looking to make history. Fans can expect crocodiles to give Steelers Four great seasons as these two teams have produced entertaining matches throughout the season.
LIVESTREAM Finland Maple Bowl XLIII: Seinäjoki Crocodiles @ Kuopio Steelers, September 10, 16:00 CET, (4:30 p.m., 10:00 a.m. ET)