Tuomo Turunen

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Tuomo Turunen
Personal information
Date of birth (1987-08-30) 30 August 1987 (age 29)
Place of birth Kuopio, Finland
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Youth career
Kotkan Työväen Palloilijat
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003–2006 FC KooTeePee 37 (1)
2006–2009 FC Honka 60 (1)
2009–2010 IFK Göteborg 3 (0)
2010–2012 Trelleborgs FF 43 (0)
2013 FC Inter Turku 7 (0)
2014– KTP 25 (0)
National team
Finland U-21 12 (1)
2009– Finland 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Tuomo Turunen (born 30 August 1987) is a Finnish footballer. He currently represents Kotkan Työväen Palloilijat, playing in Ykkönen the Finnish second division.[1] He plays as a defender or midfielder. Before moving to Trelleborg, he played for FC Honka, FC KooTeePee and IFK Göteborg. He is also a member of Finland national under-21 football team. In 2008, he was selected as the best under-21 player in Finland.

In December 2008, Honka and Helsingborg IF were negotiating about selling Turunen to the Swedish club, but Turunen stayed in Espoo. In July 2009, he was sold to IFK Göteborg and signed for 3.5 years.

Personal life[edit]


  1. ^ "T. Turunen". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 14 August 2014.