Veli Lampi

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Veli Lampi
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Personal information
Date of birth (1984-07-18) 18 July 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth Seinäjoki, Finland
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Right back
Club information
Current team
HJK Helsinki
Number 11
Youth career
1995–2002 Sepsi-78
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2004 VPS 47 (6)
2005–2006 HJK Helsinki 49 (0)
2007–2010 Zürich 75 (0)
2010 Aarau (loan) 16 (0)
2010–2011 Willem II 28 (0)
2011–2013 Arsenal Kyiv 20 (1)
2014– HJK Helsinki 23 (1)
National team
Finland U16 5 (0)
Finland U19 3 (0)
Finland U21 19 (1)
2006– Finland 33 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 December 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 February 2015

Veli Lampi (born 18 July 1984), is a Finnish professional football Right back who plays for Finnish Veikkausliiga side HJK and represents Finland national team. Lampi was born in Seinäjoki, Southern Ostrobothnia, Finland where he played for the local youth teams before moving to VPS.

Club career[edit]

Youth clubs[edit]

Lampi started his football career in Sepsi-78. He has also played for TP-Seinäjoki.

VPS Vaasa[edit]

He made his Veikkausliiga debut in VPS where he played 47 matches and scored 6 goals between 2002 and 2004.

HJK Helsinki[edit]

In 2005 Lampi transferred from VPS to HJK. He represented HJK in 49 matches and achieved two Veikkausliiga silver medals and a cup victory.

FC Zürich[edit]

He was part of the 2006–07 and 2008–09 Swiss Championship winning team with FC Zürich.

Willem II[edit]

He relegated from the Dutch Eredivisie with Willem II.

FC Arsenal Kyiv[edit]

On 10 September 2011, Lampi made his Ukrainian Premier League début for Arsenal Kyiv playing against FC Metalist Kharkiv.

Return to HJK[edit]

In December 2013 HJK announced that Lampi would return to HJK and that he had signed a two year contract.[1]

International career[edit]

Lampi was a regular member in the Finland national under-21 football team. In 2006, he made his debut for the full national side in a game against Saudi Arabia. He played five games in the 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification.

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

HJK Helsinki
FC Zürich

Country[edit]

Finland national football team

Career statistics[edit]

International[edit]

As of 16 November 2013[2]
Finland national team
Year Apps Goals
2006 3 0
2007 1 0
2008 8 0
2009 4 0
2010 6 0
2011 4 0
2012 1 0
2013 4 0
Total 31 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Markus Heikkinen ja Veli Lampi sopimuksiin HJK:n kanssa" (in Finnish). HJK Helsinki. 5 December 2013. Retrieved 22 December 2014. 
  2. ^ Veli Lampi at National-Football-Teams.com

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