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The Tempo’s Test: FK Han Will Clash With The National Runner-Up

The upcoming match in the KY-TN UPSL Division features FK Han up against the tough Tennessee Tempo FC. This game is going to be a significant challenge for FK Han, currently positioned 8th in the standings, as they face Tennessee Tempo FC, who sits at 6th (for now). This match holds considerable importance for both teams, with FK Han seeking redemption after consecutive losses and Tennessee Tempo FC aiming to climb higher in the table following a draw against Jackson Boom.

FK Han, the fresh newcomers in the KY-TN UPSL Division, find themselves in a challenging spot. Their introduction to the division has been anything but easy, with back-to-back defeats marking their debut. Their recent 4-1 loss against Southern Indiana FC highlighted the team’s defensive vulnerabilities, particularly in the first half. The absence of a permanent head coach, with the General Manager Dino Ferizovic temporarily filling the role, adds to the team’s uncertainties, we did reach out for an update but got no answers. FK Han’s approach in the upcoming match is a subject of speculation, especially after their defensive shift post in their last game.

In comparison, Tennessee Tempo FC is a team with a rich legacy in the UPSL. Their near-victory in their opening match this season against Jackson Boom demonstrates their competitive spirit as always. The team has key players like Kwadwo Poku (if he comes back), Juan Penagos, and Seth Poku, who are essential to their tactical setup. Head coach Gift Ndam’s expertise has consistently led the team to success, as evidenced by their numerous titles and their runner-up finish in the UPSL Nationals in 2022. Tennessee Tempo FC’s strategy typically involves dominating possession and securing early goals to destabilize their opponents.

This match marks the first-ever head-to-head confrontation between FK Han and Tennessee Tempo FC. Given their contrasting experiences and current form, this match should be a defining moment, especially for FK Han as they strive to establish themselves in the division.

FK Han’s potential strategy might involve playing for a draw to buy time for team chemistry development and strategic refinement. Versus, Tennessee Tempo FC, known for their offensive play, might adopt an aggressive stance, possibly employing a 3-4-3 or 3-5-2 formation to exploit FK Han’s defensive weakness.

Players to Watch: 

Damir Beganovic is the key player for FK Han, only if he remains in the forward position rather than dropping to midfield. On the Tennessee side, players like Seth Poku, Chijioke S. Otuonye, Dominic Oduro, and Tristan Lonergan are vital to their game plan, each bringing unique skills to the pitch.

Given FK Han’s inexperience and recent performance, they face an uphill battle in this encounter. Tennessee Tempo FC’s depth, experience, and tactical sharpness, position them as clear favorites. However, soccer is a fun game, and FK Han’s possible determination could lead to an unexpected result but lets be realistic, its a slim chance.

Both teams are set to face off next Saturday, April 6th, at 7pm CST, we will keep you updated as long as we have a live stream which thankfully Tennessee Tempo provide on their Youtube channel.


  • Fahad Alotaibi

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