Eetu Vertainen

Eetu Vertainen (born 11 May 1999) is a Finnish professional footballer who plays for Scottish club St Johnstone as a striker.

Eetu Vertainen
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Vertainen with HJK in 2018.
Personal information
Date of birth (1999-05-11) 11 May 1999 (age 22)
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)[1]
Position(s) Striker
Club information
Current team
St Johnstone
Number 17
Youth career
KyIF
HJK
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2016–2017 Klubi 04 34 (11)
2017–2020 HJK 57 (8)
2018Klubi 04 (loan) 6 (2)
2020Klubi 04 (loan) 1 (0)
2021 Ilves 11 (4)
2021– St Johnstone 7 (0)
National team
Finland U19
Finland U21
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12:21, 16 December 2021 (UTC)

CareerEdit

Vertainen began his youth career with KyIF, and joined HJK youth ranks at the age of 11.[2][3] He started his senior career with Klubi 04 and played for HJK and Ilves.[4]

He signed for Scottish club St Johnstone on 1 September 2021.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Profile" (in Finnish). Helsingin Jalkapalloklubi. Retrieved 18 July 2018.
  2. ^ "KRISTALLINKIRKAS TAVOITE" (in Finnish). Helsingin Jalkapalloklubi. 24 April 2018. Archived from the original on 18 July 2018. Retrieved 18 July 2018.
  3. ^ "Eetu Vertaiselle jatkosopimus". 10 November 2020.
  4. ^ Eetu Vertainen at Soccerway. Retrieved 1 August 2021.
  5. ^ "Eetu Vertainen Signs 2 Year Deal". St Johnstone Football Club.