Pyry Soiri

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Pyry Soiri
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Personal information
Full name Pyry Henri Hidipo Soiri
Date of birth (1994-09-22) 22 September 1994 (age 24)
Place of birth Ekenäs, Finland
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Admira Wacker
Number 13
Youth career
2000–2009 PPJ
2010–2011 MYPA
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2014 MYPA 50 (2)
2012JäPS (loan) 2 (0)
2012KTP (loan) 12 (2)
2015–2017 VPS 62 (14)
2017–2018 Shakhtyor Soligorsk 26 (3)
2018– Admira Wacker 12 (2)
National team
2014–2016 Finland U21 6 (0)
2017– Finland 12 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 31 December 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 October 2018

Pyry Soiri (born 22 September 1994) is a Finnish professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for FC Admira Wacker Mödling in Austria and the Finland national team.

Born to a Finnish mother and a Namibian father, he spent most of his childhood in Africa.[1]

International career[edit]

On 6 October 2017, Soiri made his debut for Finland's senior national team in a qualifying match for the 2018 World Cup against Croatia. Brought on as a substitute late in the match, he scored the equalising goal for the 1–1 draw in the 90th minute.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Finland's goal tally first.[3]
No Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 6 October 2017 Stadion Rujevica, Rijeka, Croatia  Croatia 1–1 1–1 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification
2. 9 November 2017 Telia 5G -areena, Helsinki, Finland  Estonia 1–0 3–0 Friendly
3. 26 March 2018 Gloria Golf Resort Pitch A, Belek, Turkey  Malta 5–0 5–0 Friendly
4. 15 October 2018 Tampere Stadium, Tampere, Finland  Greece 1–0 2–0 2018–19 UEFA Nations League C

References[edit]

  1. ^ Youngster realising dream in Scandinavia
  2. ^ "Croatia lose driving seat after 1-1 draw with Finland". Reuters. 6 October 2017. Retrieved 6 October 2017.
  3. ^ "Soiri, Pyry". National Football Teams. Retrieved 28 March 2018.

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