Jani Lyyski

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Jani Lyyski
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Personal information
Full name Jani Pekka "Tysken" Lyyski
Date of birth (1983-03-16) 16 March 1983 (age 34)
Place of birth Mariehamn, Finland
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
IFK Mariehamn
Number 8
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2008 IFK Mariehamn 146 (19)
2009 Vaasan Palloseura 26 (3)
2010–2012 Djurgårdens IF 41 (0)
2012– IFK Mariehamn 140 (13)
National team
2010– Finland 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 February 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 24 June 2011

Jani Lyyski (born 16 March 1983) is a Finnish footballer who represents IFK Mariehamn in Veikkausliiga.

Lyyski started his career in IFK Mariehamn he played for seven years, before moving on to Vaasan Palloseura in 2008. On 26 November, he signed on for Swedish side Djurgårdens IF.[1][2]

In March 2012 Lyyski returned to IFK Mariehamn which is managed by his father named Pekka Lyyski.

International career[edit]

On 18 January 2010 Lyyski made his first appearance at Finnish national football team in friendly match against South Korea in Málaga, Spain. He was in the starting line-up and played the whole match.[3]


  1. ^ Riedel, Jonas (2009-11-26). "Lyyski först in i truppen". dif.se (in Swedish). Djurgårdens IF Fotboll. Retrieved 2009-11-26. 
  2. ^ "Finländare klar för Djurgården". SvD. TT. 26 November 2009. Retrieved 6 February 2011. 
  3. ^ "Etelä-Korea kaatoi Huuhkajat". palloliitto.fi (in Finnish). Football Association of Finland. 18 January 2010. Archived from the original on 15 April 2012. Retrieved 6 February 2011. 

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