Jussi Nuorela

Jussi Nuorela (born 11 August 1974) is a Finnish former professional footballer who last played for FC Inter Turku in the Veikkausliiga.[1]

Jussi Nuorela
Personal information
Full name Jussi Johan Nuorela
Date of birth (1974-08-11) 11 August 1974 (age 47)
Place of birth Valkeakoski, Finland
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s) Defender
Youth career
–1991 FC Haka
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1991–1996 FC Haka 93 (8)
1993–1995 PSV Eindhoven 0 (0)
1994–1995 FC Groningen 8 (0)
1996–1999 FC Zwolle 49 (2)
1999–2000 Fortuna Düsseldorf 26 (0)
2000–2001 MyPa 45 (7)
2002–2003 Malmö FF 22 (0)
2002Silkeborg IF (loan) 5 (0)
2003–2004 Elazığspor 11 (0)
2004–2005 FC Vaduz 26 (1)
2005–2007 Turun Palloseura 44 (3)
2008–2009 FC Inter Turku 7 (0)
National team
1994–2003 Finland 20 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 November 2008
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 7 November 2008

Club careerEdit

Nuorela began his professional career with FC Haka in the Veikkausliiga. He spent one season in the Turkish Super Lig with Elazığspor.[2] After the 2009 season he retired from professional football and started as a youth coach at FC Inter Turku.

International careerEdit

Nuorela has made 20 appearances for the full Finland national football team, his debut coming in a friendly match against Qatar on 25 January 1994.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "NUORELA Jussi". Veikkausliiga.com. Archived from the original on 18 November 2007. Retrieved 7 November 2008.
  2. ^ "JUSSI JOHAN NUORELA". Turkish Football Federation. Retrieved 7 November 2008.
  3. ^ "International Matches 1994 - Intercontinental, January–April". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 7 November 2008.

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