Denis Abdulahi

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Denis Abdulahi
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Personal information
Full name Denis Abdulahi
Date of birth (1990-05-22) 22 May 1990 (age 26)
Place of birth Kosovska Mitrovica, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Midfield
Club information
Current team
FC Viikingit
Number 7
Youth career
Vantaa Akatemia
AC Allianssi
HJK
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2010 FC Viikingit 35 (5)
2010–2012 Örebro SK 7 (0)
2011 Víkingur (loan) 10 (0)
2012 VPS (loan) 30 (0)
2013 FC Viikingit 10 (0)
2014– MYPA 0 (0)
National team
2010–2011 Finland U21 11 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 May 2013.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 April 2012

Denis Abdulahi (born 22 May 1990 in Kosovska Mitrovica, SFR Yugoslavia) is a professional football player from Finland who currently plays for FC Viikingit. His natural position is defense midfield, but he can play in other positions too.

Early life[edit]

He was born on 22 May 1990 in Kosovska Mitrovica, SFR Yugoslavia to Bosnian Muslim parents who are of Turkish Descendant.

Career[edit]

FC Viikingit[edit]

On 16 May 2009, Abdulahi made his senior debut for the second tier club. He showed immediate success in midfield. During the start year of 2010, he also made his international debut for Finland's U21-team.

Örebro SK[edit]

On 30 July 2010, Örebro SK announced that they had signed Abdulahi on a long term contract.[1] The lad had a trial with the club in the mid of June 2010 and the club decided to sign him after making a good trial. While signing for Örebro SK, he was described as a dynamic defense midfielder with great working capacity and lots of potential.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mattisson, Linus (31 July 2010). "Abdulahi klar för ÖSK". Nerikes Allehanda (in Swedish). Retrieved 11 February 2011.