Korson Palloseura
Korson Palloseura ry
Nurmikko ja pallo

Tavitie 1
01450 Vantaa
Y-tunnus: 0516309-5

Archive (fi) News 2017




Seasons greetings

22.12.2016 23:50

Christmas card: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2018




18.12.2016 23:10


Korson Palloseura establishes a new competition team KOPSE P04K for boys born in 2004.

The new team pursues determined trainings, professional and inspiring coaching and daily routines of a motivated player. The team practises in top facilities year around.

During season 2018 KOPSE P04K shall play P14 South-West league.

The team looks for new players. Read more from the P04K team's page (fi).



KOPSE Tournament Pages

13.12.2016 23:00

Tournaments organised by Korson Pallo­seura can be found on the KOPSE Tournaments site (fi). Hyperlink to the site will be found at the bottom of the page and from the Coming Events section.




Autumn Meeting

30.11.2016 8:00 (published in Facebook on 29.11.2017)

The official meeting of Korson Palloseura was held on 29.11.2017 in Ruusu­paviljonki. In addition of the board, about 30 members of the football club were present during the meeting.

The suggested and then supported new vice-chairman of the board is Mr. Santtu Vähälä, who has been workign for the board during the last two years.

The highly appreciated honorary chairman and founder of the club, Mr. Aulis Joronen stepped down from his duties in the club. In order to synchronise election of the chairman and the new vice-chairman in autumn 2018 (as required by the rules), the period of the vice-chariman's office will be only one year.

New member of the board for period 1.1.2018 to 31.12.2019 (two years) will be Mikko Montonen, the manager of the team of boys born in 2005. Previous members of the board, Mr. Jani Rouhiainen and Mr. Kari Jurva were suggested and supported to continue working for the board for the next two years.

The budget estimate and the operating plan for year 2018 were presented and accepted without modifications.

The board thanks the members of the club for their plentiful participation during this autumn meeting. It may one day turn out to be more important to the future of the club than it might first appear.



Annual Skill Competition in Laaksolahti

8.11.2016 18:40

The 2017 skill competition was held in Laaksolahden football arena between 1. – 5.11.2017. Players in Korson Pallo­seura achieved the following levels:

Girls 14 years

Tabell Mette bronze

Boys 10 years

Nenonen Nuutti silver
Kiviharju Julius bronze
Nummi Leevi bronze
Rytky Kimi bronze
Vuori-Karvia Paavo bronze

Boys 9 years

Sirviö Johan bronze

Boys 8 years

Nummi Niklas gold
Hannila Raul silver
Korhonen Samu silver
Korsikin Amos silver
Lehtonen Ahti silver
Majanto Erno silver
Mammedov Eltun silver

The board congratulates our young players for their achievements.



Football clubs cancelled on Sunday

1.11.2016 17:00

Legirus Arena's operator tells that the dome will not rise on Sunday, 5.11.2017. Due to this, both football clubs have been cancelled on that day.

We are soryr about this and hope the operator will get the dome back in action as soon as possible.

KOPSE offers replacement turns to the football clubs on January 14th and 21th.



Legirus Arena is out of use

28.10.2016 0:20 (updated 15:00)

Legirus Arena's dome has collapsed, probably due to weight of snow. All use of the Arena has been cancelled until futher notice. More information shall be provided later.

According to Peakfin, the dome will be repaired during the next week and the dome should be up on November 4th.

City council has promised that Joki­varsi turf shall be cleaned from snow as soon as possible and we will be able to move some of the trainings there.



Club office closed during autumn holiday week

12.10.2016 17:15

Maple leaf in autumn

The office will be closed and CEO Juha Mattila will be on vacation between 13th and 22nd of October.

In urgent matters, please contact the club chairman Petteri Forssell, phone 050 331 6500. Official mail correspondence is managed by the club secretary Kari Jurva, phone 0400 709 943.





10.10.2016 11:25

Location: Ruusupaviljonki, Kisatie 21.

The agenda consists of statutory topics. Pre-Christmas party follows the meeting.




Fundraising in Korson Palloseura

5.10.2017 21:30

We have opened the new Varainhankinta (Fundraising) page (fi), where we tell how and why the club raises funds to allow its operation and why it is important. The page contains links to buy virtual squares from the new Aulis Aktia Areena turf field, or donate money to support the club activities.





9.9.2017 23:35

AULIS AKTIA AREENA's' aluminium plaque

Known earlier by its name "Jokivarsi football field" and known for as one of KOPSE's home fields, the field has been renamed as Aulis Aktia Areena (arena). The new name honours our honorary chairman Aulis Joronen, one of the founding fathers of Korson Pallo­seura for his life-long work for bringing the club to the position it has today.

Read the content of the plaque from here (fi)


Korson Palloseura was founded by its current honorary chairman Aulis Joronen and a few other parents in 1980. Jokivarsi field acted as one of the club's home fields at that time.
Korson Palloseura's first own turf field was taken into use here on Sep 9, 2017. Korson Palloseura




5.9.2017 18:20 (updated 7.9.2017 21:0)

Jokivarsi opening poster (updated).

We celebrate the opening of the new turf field on September 9th, 2017 between 11 am and 2 pm. The event is for the whole family and it is free. We recommend that players use bicycles to arrive to the field since there is only limited parking space available. Additional parking space can be found from the other side of the school building.

Bicycle and bus route maps can be found on the Kentät (fields) page.

More details about the event from the poster below (fi). Unfortunately, hair dresser students cannot participate.

Poster of the event (fi, version 1.2, 7.9.2017)



Dressing rooms at Jokivarsi field renovated

3.9.2017 17:15

The dressing rooms building at Jokivarsi has been painted inside out. The new outside colour now reflects the main green colour of the club.

Dressing room.




KOPSE P07 wins gold medal in ViTa August tournament

26.8.2017 15:00

Cheering P07 boys

Check the medal awarding moment on P07 team page (fi).



New turf has been installed...

23.8.2017 23:20

Ekat harjoitukset.

... and the first training session has been held on it. Take a look at the latest pictures (fi) of the brand new football field, which is provided to the foot­ball players from Korso and else­where.

It took over a year to complete but while looking at the results, one can say that it was definitely worth the wait.

Artificial turf is being installed.




15.8.2017 14:2s0

Project has advanced to the point where the turf is being installed to the surface of the field. Light-coloured sand will change to drak green carpet in 4 m wide slices.

Click the picture or here to get a larger view.



Bicycle and bus routes to Jokivarsi field

13.8.2017 16:50

Page PELITOIMINTA | Kentät (fi) now contains links to maps for cycling to the new Joki­varsi turf and a map showing the bus route to the field from Vierumäki via Korso.




P04 wins B-final match in Helsinki Cup 2017

15.7.2017 13:30

KOPSE P04 White team won B-final in the international Helsinki Cup tournament. Read more and see the picture of the team on team's page (fi).

The board congratulates the team for their excellent achievement.



Third place in Lahti Soccer tournament for P04

5.7.2017 11:15

P04 Black-Green team won the bronzer trophy in Lahti Soccer Cup between 30:th June to 2:nd July. Check the picture and read the results on team page (fi).




Turf project news

28.6.2017 22:50

You may follow the project and check the pictures in Jokivarsi in the new Turf project blog page (fi).



Gold medal for P02 in Summer 2017 tournament

13.6.2017 22:50

KOPSE P02 team won the gold medal in the tournament arranged by Jokelan Kisa . Check the pictures from P02 team page (fi).

The board congratulates boys for a great achievment.



Web site can be updated again

13.6.2017 22:50

After two weeks of not being able to update KOPSE web site, we are back in business. The original cause was a server crash but the host was unable to recover all the access rights until today.

Thank you for being patient!




Sponsoring contract signed with Vantaan Energia

7.5.2017 10:20

Kuva roskasta ja sen keruusta

Vantaan Energia is a new sponsor of our turf field in Joki­varsi.

According to the contract, we shall join the roskattomin kaupunki (trash-free city) challenge. Korson Pallo­seura accepted the challenge and participated to the Siisti Korso (Clean Korso) event to tidy up the central parts of the Korso. The results were a number of black trash bags containing garbage from various parts of Korso.

In addition, we shall keep clean the surroundings of the Joki­varsi field and participate in Tikkurila Festival clean-up activities. In future, we shall mark this type of activities in Facebook with the #roskattomin­kaupunki hash tag.




4.5.2017 14:40

The additional meeting will be held in Ruusu­paviljonki on 17th of May, 2017 at 18.00.

In order to procure the new turf, the bank loan applied to KOPSE Tekonurmi oy must be accompanied by warranties of equal amount from Korson Palloseura.

The financial state of the club is very good. Therefore, the Board is applying for a permission to give warranties of maximum value of 50 000 € to KOPSE Tekonurmi oy, utilizing e.g., additional incomes which were not budgeted for year 2017. The project does not affect the economy of the teams.




New date for refreshing Ruusupaviljonki's surroundings

2.5.2017 11:00

Easy spring-time raking is available in open air around the Ruusu­paviljonki building. You may want to come for 20 minutes or two hours; it is up to you!

Ruusupaviljonki ("Rose Pavillion") is a nice space for events, meetings and courses. It is managed by a union of associations like Korson Pallo­seura and other sports clubs. It is important to keep the place in good condition and outside looking fresh. So, it you haven't planned anything more important for Tuesday, May 9th, take your rake and come to work with us to clean the area from leaves and branches, starting at 3 pm.

At the same occasion, you may take a peek in the place to see if it is suitable for your own events; e.g., birthday parties, meetings, training courses, etc. The spaces are rented for a very competitive price.




Ruusupaviljonki voluuntary clean-up operation cancelled

25.4.2017 13:10

Due to the weather, the raking operation at Ruusu­paviljonki had to be cancelled. A new time will be announced later.



P02 in a tournament in Italy

25.4.2017 00:10

Read the story and see the pictures from the Torneo Citta della Pace 2017 tournament in here (fi).



Football season 2017 kick-off on 29th of April

20.4.2017 16:30

Brochure of the event.

Korson Palloseura's season 2017 kick-off event will be held on Saturday, 29th of April on the Korso Sportsfield from 11.00 – 15.30. The event is open for all families.

The event will contain friendly matches between KOPSE and neighbouring clubs, shows, a buffet and many other things for the whole family. Children may try for free and without obligations football training with players of their own age.

The brochure (fi) has more info and the schedule of the shows and training sessions in the event.




Refreshing Ruusupaviljonki's surroundings

19.4.2017 20:10

Easy spring-time raking is available in open air around the Ruusu­paviljonki building. You may want to come for 20 minutes or two hours; it is up to you!

Ruusupaviljonki ("Rose Pavillion") is a nice space for events, meetings and courses. It is managed by a union of associations like Korson Pallo­seura and other sports clubs. It is important to keep the place in good condition and outside looking fresh. So, it you haven't planned anything more important for Tuesday 25th of April, take your rake and come to work with us to clean the area from leaves and branches, starting at 2 pm.

At the same occasion, you may take a peek in the place to see if it is suitable for your own events; e.g., birthday parties, meetings, training courses, etc. The spaces are rented for a very competitive price.



Petition to ban energy drinks from children under 16

13.4.2016 16:50

Korson Palloseura has signed a petition to ban selling so called energy drinks to children under 16 years of age.

The following shops in Korso have agreed to follow the ban:

  • K-market Riskilänkuja
  • K-market Kulomäki
  • K-supermarket Korso
  • K-supermarket Nikinmäki
  • R-kioski Korson asema
  • R-kioski Koivukylän shopping mall
  • R-kioski Otavantie



KOPSE Annual Magazine 2017 now on the Internet

9.4.2016 13:35

Korson Palloseura annual magazine 2017 cover page.

The annual magazine (fi) is now available for downloading onm the Internet.

Download here (13 MT)(fi)



KopsAKAT won a silver medal

3.4.2016 15:50

KopsAKAT, women's amateur team, scored the second place in a tournament taking place in Helsinki during the April Fools' Day.

Read more and see the picture of the team on the KopsAKAT team's page.

Korson Palloseura year 2017 annual magazine.



Annual KOPSE magazine 2017 published

3.4.2016 13:20

The new magazine for year 2017 (fi) has been delivered to the homes in postal areas 01450, 01480 and 01490 during the weekend. Those of you who have not yet received a copy of the magazine will be provided a copy by your team leader. You may also pick your copy from the office at Tavitie 1. The magazine will be available also in the forthcoming events.

A PDF version of the magazine shall be made available on this page later this week.



Bronze medal for KOPSE Huti

2.4.2016 23:50

The amateur women's team (KoHu) won the bronze medal in their first tournament. See the picture of the team from the KOPSE Huti page (fi).




Land rental agreement signed

28.3.2016 12:50

The Jokivarsi sports field land rental agreement was signed yesterday by the representatives from the city of Vantaa and Korson Pallo­seura. Signatures were given by Veli-Matti Kallis­lahti, representing the city, Petteri Forssel, the chairman of KOPSE and Juha Mattila, the CEO of KOPSE.

Picture of city and football representatives.

In addition, two city representatives signed the declaration of rules prepared by the junior representatives from KOPSE. The declaration of rules expresses the need for good manners and spirit of the "kaikki pelaa" (all play) initiative in the use of the new football field.

City representative with the rules and our junior representatives.

City representative Veli-Matti Kallis­lahti and KOPSE junior representatives Lauri, Aada and Lukas.

Learn more about the new field from the TEKONURMI page (fi).



KOPSE relinquishes men's fifth division series

28.3.2016 12:00

Unfortunately, due to lack of players for season 2017, the men's team is forced to give away the the position in the fifth division. This also means that the team will break up.

The members of the board of the football club want to express their gratitude to the men's team leader Jarmo Ravattinen for his 20+ year work in the football club and the team for all these years together.



Presenting turf project

23.3.2016 10:50

The board presents the turf project and its current state in the next annual meeting of Joki­varren Oma­koti­yhdistys April 5th at Joki­varsi school.



KOPSE Women wins gold medal in futsal-series

20.3.2016 22:00

Women's team secured top scores by winning LePa/3 team 4 – 1 in the last day of the series held in Esport Center on Sunday, March 19th. Hanna Halonen, who plays in KOPSE team, made the total of 25 scores during the series, which is as many as the next two players combined and more than half of all the goals made by the team!

Read more from the Women's Team page.



Top scores for KOPSE P07 in Järven­pää tournament

19.3.2016 10:30

The P07 team won the gold medal in the tournament for 10 year old juniors in Järven­pää yesterday. Read more about the tournament and see the pictures of the winning team on P07's' page (fi).

The board congratulates boys for their fine achivement.



Photo session

14.1.2017 16:00 (updated 16.1.2017 16:40)

Team photos are taken in Ruusupa­viljonki (fi) on January 21st, starting at 9:00. Cafeteria will be open during the session.

Players should wear green shirts with black shorts or long trousers. Green socks and football shoes are recommended. Coaches and other personnel should wear black shirts and black trousers.

Timetable for the team photos is given below.

8:15 – 9:00Setting up equipment
9.00 – 9.30KOPSE P08
9.30 – 10.05KOPSE P07
10.05 – 10.20KOPSE T10/11
10.20 – 10.40KOPSE T08/09
10.40 – 11.05KOPSE T06/07
11.05 – 11.40KOPSE P05
11.40 – 12.15KOPSE P06
12.15 – 12.35KOPSE P09
12.35 – 13.10KOPSE P10
13.10 – 13.20KOPSE B-boys (P00)
13.10 – 13.40Pause
13.40 – 14.00KOPSE T04/05
14.00 – 14.15KOPSE Women
14.15 – 14.30KoHu women
14.30 – 15.00KOPSE P04
15.00 – 15.15KOPSE P02
15.15 – 15.30Pause
15.30 – 16.00KOPSE T01-03
16.00 – 16.15KOPSE A-boys (P99)
16.15 – 16.20Board
16:20 – 16:45Taking down equipment




New youth referees

10.2.2017 12:15

KOPSE got 16 new, 13 year old youth referees from the P04 team. When you need a referee for your match, visit the Pelinohjaajat (Referees) page (fi). There you'll find a contact person for getting a referee, whether it rains or shines.

Picture of a match held in rain.



New team photos

2.2.2017 19:50

Photos of the teams that participated in the photo shooting are now available in each team's page (see Joukkueet | Kaikki for a list of teams). Individual player photos are not published here. The sample on the right is that of the youngest team, T10/11.

You may want to click the team pictures.





13.1.2017 9:55

A meeting is held in Ruusu­paviljonki on January 26 at 18:00 to allow the board to grant a loan to KOPSE Teko­nurmi oy for constructing a turf surface in Joki­varsi sports field.




Status update for our own turf

10.1.2017 21:30

The plan to build our own turf in Jokiniemi took a step forward yesterday when the city council decided to rent the area to KOPSE, beginning on 1.5.2017.

The next steps are to sign the rental agreement and wait for the ground to defrost, after which the city starts building the fence around the area.

More info can be found on KOPSE Tekonurmi Ltd pages (fi).

© 2018 Korson Palloseura ry — 12.04.2018 15:33 (fi)