Teemu Turunen

Teemu Turunen (born 19 January 1986 in Kuopio) is a Finnish footballer who plays as a midfielder. He currently represents Sogndal Fotball in Norwegian First Division, the second highest level of Norwegian football. He made his debut in Veikkausliiga in 2004 for FC KooTeePee.[1] Turunen is a member of Finland national under-21 football team and he has visited the training camps of several foreign professional teams including Udinese, Rangers F.C., and SC Heerenveen. Teemu's younger brother Tuomo plays in Swedish Allsvenskan, for Trelleborgs FF.

Teemu Turunen
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Personal information
Date of birth (1986-01-19) 19 January 1986 (age 34)
Place of birth Kuopio, Finland
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position(s) Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC KooTeePee
Number 24
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2006 FC KooTeePee 53 (8)
2007–2008 FC Inter Turku 32 (4)
2008 FC KooTeePee 8 (0)
2009– Sogndal Fotball 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


  1. ^ "Stats Centre: Teemu Turunen Facts". Guardian.co.uk. Retrieved 9 February 2010.