Jussi Vasara

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Jussi Vasara
Jussi Vasara 2011.jpg
Personal information
Date of birth (1987-05-14) 14 May 1987 (age 29)
Place of birth Helsinki, Finland[1]
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
SJK
Number 9
Youth career
MPS
HJK
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006 Klubi 04
2007–2014 FC Honka 167 (33)
2015– SJK 29 (2)
National team
Finland U-15
Finland U-16
Finland U-17
Finland U-19
Finland U-20
2008–2009 Finland U-21[2] 6 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 29 October 2015.

Jussi Vasara (born 14 May 1987) is a Finnish footballer currently playing for Finnish Veikkausliiga club Seinäjoen Jalkapallokerho.

International career[edit]

Vasara represented Finland U21 in the Under 21 European Championships in 2009. He made two crucial goals as a substitute in his U-21 debut match against Austria in the qualifying play-off second leg to take the tie into extra time. Vasara was chosen to the Veikkausliiga team of the Month for September 2014.[3] In January 2015 he signed two-year deal with Seinäjoen Jalkapallokerho.[4]

Personal[edit]

He is the younger brother of former Finland international player Vesa Vasara.

References[edit]

  1. ^ FC Honka
  2. ^ Suomen Palloliitto
  3. ^ http://www.veikkausliiga.com/News.aspx?id=56654
  4. ^ "Jussi Vasara ja SJK kaksivuotiseen sopimukseen". sjk2007.fi (in Finnish). Seinäjoen Jalkapallokerho. 5 January 2015. Retrieved 24 June 2015. 

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