Joonas Tamm

Joonas Tamm (born 2 February 1992) is an Estonian professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Desna Chernihiv, and the Estonia national team.

Joonas Tamm
Tamm, 2009.jpg
Tamm with Flora in 2009
Personal information
Full name Joonas Tamm
Date of birth (1992-02-02) 2 February 1992 (age 28)
Place of birth Viljandi, Estonia
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 3 12 in)
Playing position(s) Centre back
Club information
Current team
Desna Chernihiv
Number 4
Youth career
2003–2008 Tulevik
2009–2010 Sampdoria (loan)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2009 Tulevik 15 (0)
2008 Tulevik II 23 (24)
2009–2010 Flora 22 (3)
2009–2010 Flora II 6 (2)
2010–2013 IFK Norrköping 5 (0)
2011IF Sylvia (loan) 4 (1)
2013IF Sylvia (loan) 8 (4)
2013–2014 Trelleborgs FF 23 (3)
2015 Tulevik 15 (9)
2015–2019 Flora 83 (6)
2018Sarpsborg 08 (loan) 25 (2)
2019Korona Kielce (loan) 6 (0)
2019Korona II Kielce (loan) 5 (0)
2019Lillestrøm (loan) 16 (0)
2020– Desna Chernihiv 15 (2)
National team
2007 Estonia U16 2 (1)
2008 Estonia U17 9 (1)
2009 Estonia U18 1 (0)
2009–2011 Estonia U19 22 (3)
2011 Estonia U21 2 (0)
2016 Estonia U23 1 (0)
2011– Estonia 46 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19:53, 31 May 2020 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 24 January 2020

Club careerEdit

TulevikEdit

Tamm started out playing for hometown team Tulevik. He made his debut in the Meistriliiga on 29 March 2008, in a 1–1 home draw against Sillamäe Kalev.

FloraEdit

In February 2009, Tamm moved to Flora. He scored his first Meistriliiga goal on 9 May 2009, in a 4–0 away victory over Tammeka.

In August 2009, Tamm joined Italian club Sampdoria on a season-long loan, where he played for the club's Primavera side.

Tamm returned to Flora in August 2010. He helped the team win the Meistriliiga in 2010.[1]

IFK NorrköpingEdit

On 27 December 2010, Tamm signed a three-year contract with Allsvenskan club IFK Norrköping, with the option to extend the contract for another year.[2] In July 2011, he moved to Division 1 side IF Sylvia on loan. Tamm scored on his debut for the club on 9 July 2011, in a 2–1 away victory over Motala AIF. He made his debut in the Allsvenskan on 25 August 2011, in a 2–1 home victory over Djurgårdens IF.[3]

Trelleborgs FFEdit

On 2 December 2013, Tamm signed a one-year contract with Division 1 club Trelleborgs FF.[4]

Return to TulevikEdit

On 9 February 2015, Tamm returned to his boyhood club, Tulevik, on a one-year contract.[5] Positioned as a centre-forward, he went on to score 9 goals in 15 league appearances. On 2 May 2015, in the season 2015 he scored a Hat-tricks against Paide Linnameeskond.[6]

Return to FloraEdit

On 22 June 2015, Tamm joined his former club Flora for an undisclosed fee.[7][8] He went on to help Flora win Meistriliiga titles in the 2015 and 2017 seasons.[9][10]

Sarpsborg 08 (loan)Edit

On 31 January 2018, Tamm joined Eliteserien club Sarpsborg 08 on a season-long loan.[11] Starting from the first qualifying round, he helped the team reach the UEFA Europa League group stage. Tamm played in all six group stage matches as Sarpsborg 08 finished last in their group.

Korona Kielce (loan)Edit

On 8 February 2019 Tamm joined Ekstraklasa club Korona Kielce on a six-month loan deal.[12]

Lillestrøm (loan)Edit

On 27 June 2019, Tamm moved to Eliteserien club Lillestrøm on loan until the end of the 2018–19 season, with the option to make the deal permanent.[13]

FC Desna ChernihivEdit

In January 2020 he signed with FC Desna Chernihiv under the scheme 1.5 years + 1 year.[14], the main club in Chernihiv in Ukraine and played for the Ukrainian Premier League. Joonas gave his contribution for his new club to achieve the 4th place in the Premier League and qualifying for the play-offs for the Championship round table. On 16 July 2020 he scored against FC Oleksandriya during the play-offs of the Championship round table at the Stadion Yuri Gagarin in Chernihiv [15] and he was promoted for the Europa League third qualifying round.[16]

On 22 August 2020 Tamm scored the 2-1 for the winning victory of 3-1 against Zorya Luhansk at the Stadion Yuri Gagarin in Chernihiv for the first match of the Ukrainian Premier League season 2020-21.[17]

International careerEdit

Tamm has represented Estonia at under-16, under-17, under-18, under-19, under-21 and under-23 levels. On 10 June 2011, Tamm was named by manager Tarmo Rüütli in the Estonia squad to face Chile and Uruguay in friendly matches.[18] He made his debut for the senior national team on 19 June 2011, in a 0–4 away loss to Chile.[19] Tamm scored his first international goals on 7 October 2017, when he found the net three times in the second half of a 6–0 away victory in a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification match against Gibraltar, becoming the first player to score a hat-trick for Estonia since 1996.[20]

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of 12 September 2020.[21][22]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League Cup[a] Europe Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Gkarioals
Tulevik 2008 Meistriliiga 15 0 0 0 15 0
Tulevik II 2008 II liiga 23 24 4 3 27 27
Flora 2009 Meistriliiga 9 1 2 1 1[b] 0 1[c] 0 13 2
2010 Meistriliiga 13 2 1 1 0 0 1[d] 0 15 3
Total 22 3 3 2 1 0 2 0 28 5
Flora II 2009 Esiliiga 3 1 0 0 3 1
2010 Esiliiga 3 1 0 0 3 1
Total 6 2 0 0 6 2
IFK Norrköping 2011 Allsvenskan 1 0 0 0 1 0
2012 Allsvenskan 2 0 0 0 2 0
2013 Allsvenskan 2 0 0 0 2 0
Total 5 0 0 0 5 0
IF Sylvia (loan) 2011 Division 1 4 1 1[e] 0 5 1
2013 Division 1 8 4 8 4
Total 12 5 1 0 13 5
Trelleborgs FF 2014 Division 1 23 3 23 3
Tulevik 2015 Meistriliiga 15 9 0 0 15 9
Flora 2015 Meistriliiga 18 1 3 5 2[b] 0 23 6
2016 Meistriliiga 31 2 5 0 1[f] 0 1[c] 0 38 2
2017 Meistriliiga 34 3 0 0 2[b] 0 0 0 36 3
Total 83 6 8 5 5 0 1 0 97 11
Sarpsborg 08 (loan) 2018 Eliteserien 25 2 0 0 12[b] 0 37 2
Korona Kielce (loan) 2018–19 Ekstraklasa 6 0 0 0 6 0
Korona II Kielce (loan) 2018–19 IV liga 5 0 5 0
Desna Chernihiv 2019–20 Ukrainian Premier League 4 0 1 0 0 0 8 1 13 1
2020-21 Ukrainian Premier League 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
Career total 241 54 15 10 18 0 4 0 278 64
  1. ^ Includes the Estonian Cup
  2. ^ a b c d Appearance(s) in UEFA Europa League
  3. ^ a b Appearance in Estonian Supercup
  4. ^ Appearance in Baltic League
  5. ^ Appearance in Division 1 promotion play-offs
  6. ^ Appearance in UEFA Champions League

InternationalEdit

As of match played 8 September 2020[23]
Appearances and goals by national team and year
National team Year Apps Goals
Estonia
2011 2 0
2012 3 0
2016 8 0
2017 11 3
2018 11 0
2019 10 0
2020 1 0
Total 46 3

International goalsEdit

As of 7 October 2017. Estonia score listed first, score column indicates score after each Tamm goal.[24]
International goals by date, venue, cap, opponent, score, result and competition
No. Date Venue Cap Opponent Score Result Competition
1 7 October 2017 Estádio Algarve, Faro/Loulé, Portugal 10   Gibraltar 4–0 6–0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification
2 5–0
3 6–0

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Flora

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FC Flora võitis Nõmme Kalju 3:0 ja tuli Eesti meistriks!" [FC Flora defeated Nõmme Kalju 3–0 to win Estonian championship!] (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association. 30 October 2010.
  2. ^ "FC Flora jalgpallur siirdub Rootsi liigasse" [FC Flora footballer moving to the Swedish league]. Postimees (in Estonian). 27 December 2010.
  3. ^ "Joonas Tamm debüteeris Rootsi kõrgliigas" [Tamm made his debut in the Swedish top flight] (in Estonian). ERR Sport. 26 August 2011.
  4. ^ "Joonas Tammel uus välisklubi" [Joonas Tamm has found a new club abroad] (in Estonian). ERR Sport. 3 December 2013.
  5. ^ "Viljandi Tulevikuga liitus Joonas Tamm" [Joonas Tamm joined Tulevik Viljandi] (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association. 9 February 2015.
  6. ^ "PAIDE LINNAMEESKOND 0 : 3 (0 : 1) VILJANDI JK TULEVIK". www.vana.jalgpall.ee. Retrieved 18 September 2020.
  7. ^ "Joonas Tamm naasis Florasse" [Joonas Tamm returned to Flora] (in Estonian). ERR Sport. 22 June 2015.
  8. ^ "Ründaja Joonas Tamm tagasi FC Floras!" [Forward Joonas Tamm back at FC Flora!] (in Estonian). FC Flora. 22 June 2015.
  9. ^ "Tallinna FC Flora - Eesti meister 2015" [FC Flora Tallinn - Estonian champions 2015] (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association. 24 October 2015.
  10. ^ "FC Flora kindlustas meistritiitli" [FC Flora secured championship title] (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association. 28 October 2017.
  11. ^ "Joonas Tamm liitus Norra mulluse pronksiklubiga" [Joonas Tamm joined the Norway's third placed team] (in Estonian). ERR Sport. 31 January 2018.
  12. ^ "Joonas Tamm läheb Poola, koondisekaaslasele seltsi" [Joonas Tamm moving to Poland, will join fellow Estonia international] (in Estonian). ERR Sport. 8 February 2019.
  13. ^ "Joonas Tamm lõi käed viiekordse Norra meistriga" [Joonas Tamm joined five-time Norwegian champions] (in Estonian). ERR Sport. 27 June 2019.
  14. ^ "Joonas Tamm signed a contact with FC Desna Chernihiv | Referee report". www.112.international/. Retrieved 6 July 2020.
  15. ^ "Joonas Tamm scored against FC Oleksandriya | Referee report". Ukrainian Premier League. Retrieved 16 July 2020.
  16. ^ "Joonas Tamm got the Europa League third qualifying round with FC Desna". thetimeshub.in. Retrieved 20 July 2020.
  17. ^ "Joonas Tamm scored against Zorya Luhansk | Referee report". Ukrainian Premier League. Retrieved 22 August 2020.
  18. ^ "Eesti koondise esialgne koosseis mängudeks Lõuna-Ameerikas" [Estonia preliminary squad for the matches in South America] (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association. 10 June 2011.
  19. ^ "Eesti koondis kaotas Tšiilile 0:4" [Estonia squad lost to Chile 0–4] (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association. 19 June 2011.
  20. ^ "Eesti alistas võõrsil Gibraltari 6:0!" [Estonia defeated Gibraltar away 6–0!] (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association. 7 October 2017.
  21. ^ "Joonas Tamm" (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association.
  22. ^ "J. Tamm". Soccerway.com.
  23. ^ Joonas Tamm at Soccerway
  24. ^ "Joonas Tamm" (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association.

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