Uusimaa

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Uusimaa

 

(Swedish, Nyland) a lääni (province) in southern Finland, on the Gulf of Finland. Area, 10,400 sq km. Population, more than 1 million (1973), 82 percent of which is urban. The capital of the lääni is Helsinki.

Uusimaa yields 23 percent of the gross national industrial product. As of 1973, industry and construction employed 35 percent of the economically active population, agriculture and forestry employed 5 percent, and services employed 59 percent. Industry includes machine building, shipbuilding, electrical engineering, oil refining, food processing, printing, and the production of textiles. Agriculture is carried on near the cities.

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At the other end, Villa keeper Nyland, signed in the summer from Ingolstadt, looked very vulnerable at set-pieces.
Reading almost levelled when Baldock pounced upon a Mile Jedinak slip, but Orjan Nyland produced a stunning save to deny Baldock from point blank range and recovered to keep out the follow-up from Yakou Meite.
And the flop, a PS7m signing from Gent just seven months ago, is now on a whopping PS2.5m for being thirdchoice - and he may be fourth given that Orjan Nyland is on their books.
Donald Nyland, PE, joined HNTB Corporation as construction engineering and inspection services leader, based in the firms Austin office.
Villa have signed both Orjan Nyland and Lovre Kalinic in the past 12 months.
Elsewhere, Orjan Nyland was signed by the former management team as the first-choice stopper but suffered an injury in December.
Regular No.1 Orjan Nyland (below) is out after going down in training with a suspected serious Achilles injury.
Barkhuizen forced Orjan Nyland into another smart save, while the visitors saw penalty claims waved away.
In fact, Preston could have scored twice inside the first couple of minutes with Jordan Storey taking advantage of Orjan Nyland flapping at a Paul Gallagher corner only to crash his close-range drive against the bar, while Tom Barkhuizen lobbed wide.
All the play was taking place in Villa's half; Bersant Celina whipped a shot wide of Orjan Nyland's far post, Mike van der Hoorn had a header saved while Grimes had a welldrilled effort blocked.
Having said that, Orjan Nyland needs better cover and competition, while a left-footed defender who can play at full-back and centre-half, good enough for top end Championship, patient enough to be an understudy would be most welcome, if such a creature exists?
But once Swansea switched back to a more-familiar approach they had the chances to leave with at least a point with Jay Fulton, Connor Roberts and Mike van der Hoorn among those to be denied by Orjan Nyland in the Villa goal.