Petter Meyer

Petter Meyer (born 21 February 1985) is a Finnish footballer currently representing GrIFK of the Kakkonen.

Petter Meyer
Personal information
Date of birth (1985-02-21) 21 February 1985 (age 36)
Place of birth Kauniainen, Finland
Height 5 ft 11.33 in (1.81 m)
Position(s) Forward
Club information
Current team
Number 17
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2008 GrIFK 143 (94)
2009–2010 FF Jaro 40 (6)
2011 SJK 27 (23)
2012– GrIFK 72 (52)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 November 2014

Meyer was an integral part of the Grankulla IFK team that was promoted to the Finnish First Division in 2007. In 2008, he scored twelve goals for his club, third most in the whole league, which earned him a contract with the top flight side FF Jaro. During the 2009 season, he was the best scorer at FF Jaro in the Premier Division. Meyer suffered from injuries that required surgery during the next season. He wasn't able to feature in Jaro as a first team regular because of this.

In December 2010, Meyer announced that he was joining Thai Port F.C. of the Thai Premier League on a trial.[1]

In January 2011, Meyer announced his commitment to SJK for the 2011 season. The main reason for this was the opportunity to combine football with studies.[2]


  1. ^ "Petter Meyer testimatkalle Aasiaan". Veikkausliiga (in Finnish). Kauniainen, Finland. 19 December 2010. Archived from the original on 4 August 2012. Retrieved 19 December 2010.
  2. ^ "Petter Meyer förstärker SJK". YLE (in Swedish). Seinäjoki, Finland. 11 January 2011. Retrieved 29 January 2011.

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