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|Full name||Eveliina Sarapää|
|Date of birth||29 September 1976|
|Place of birth||Oulu, Finland|
|Height||170 cm (5 ft 7 in)|
|Playing position||Defender, Midfielder|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Eveliina "Eve" Sarapää (born 29 September 1976 in Oulu) is a Finnish architect [ citation needed ] and former football midfielder. She played for FC Honka and HJK Helsinki of the Naisten Liiga as well as Asker Fotball of the Norwegian Toppserien.
Oulu is a city and municipality of 203,750 inhabitants in the region of North Ostrobothnia, Finland. It is the most populous city in Northern Finland and the fifth most populous city in the country. There are no larger cities in the world, apart from Murmansk Russia, that are more northerly than Oulu. It is also considered one of Europe's "living labs", where residents experiment with new technology at a community-wide scale.
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Sarapää attended Oslo School of Architecture and Design while playing in Norway and became an architect after her football career.
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