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|YEAR||SPORTS JOURNALISTS||FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION|
|1953||Mauno Rintanen||Mauno Rintanen|
|1954||Matti Hiltunen||Pekka Kupiainen|
|1955||Matti Jokinen||Matti Jokinen|
|1956||Lauri Lehtinen||Lauri Lehtinen|
|1957||Alpo Lintamo||Alpo Lintamo|
|1958||Kai Pahlman||Kai Pahlman|
|1959||Unto Nevalainen||Unto Nevalainen|
|1960||Juhani Peltonen||Juhani Peltonen|
|1961||Olli Heinonen||Olli Heinonen|
|1962||Juhani Peltonen||Juhani Peltonen|
|1963||Olli Heinonen||Olli Heinonen|
|1964||Juhani Peltonen||Juhani Peltonen|
|1965||Juhani Peltonen||Lars Näsman|
|1966||Matti Mäkelä||Pertti Mäkipää|
|1967||Lars Näsman||Timo Kautonen|
|1968||Timo Nummelin||Jouni Jalonen|
|1969||Seppo Kilponen||Tommy Lindholm|
|1970||Timo Kautonen||Timo Kautonen|
|1971||Arto Tolsa||Arto Tolsa|
|1972||Miikka Toivola||Miikka Toivola|
|1973||Jouko Suomalainen||Jouko Suomalainen|
|1974||Arto Tolsa||Arto Tolsa|
|1975||Göran Enckelman||Göran Enckelman|
|1976||Aki Heiskanen||Ari Mäkynen|
|1977||Arto Tolsa||Arto Tolsa|
|1978||Atik Ismail||Miikka Toivola|
|1979||Seppo Pyykkö||Seppo Pyykkö|
|1980||Aki Lahtinen||Aki Lahtinen|
|1981||Juha Dahllund||Aki Lahtinen|
|1982||Pasi Rautiainen||Olli Huttunen|
|1983||Kari Ukkonen||Kari Ukkonen|
|1984||Olli Huttunen||Olli Huttunen|
|1985||Ismo Lius||Jukka Ikäläinen|
|1986||Esa Pekonen||Petri Tiainen|
|1987||Ari Hjelm||Ari Hjelm|
|1988||Mika-Matti Paatelainen||Mika-Matti Paatelainen|
|1989||Ari Heikkinen||Jari Europaeus|
|1990||Jari Litmanen||Jari Litmanen|
|1991||Marko Myyry||Marko Myyry|
|1992||Jari Litmanen||Jari Litmanen|
|1993||Jari Litmanen||Jari Litmanen|
|1994||Jari Litmanen||Jari Litmanen|
|1995||Jari Litmanen||Jari Litmanen|
|1996||Jari Litmanen||Jari Litmanen|
|1997||Jari Litmanen||Jari Litmanen|
|1998||Jari Litmanen||Jari Litmanen|
|1999||Sami Hyypiä||Sami Hyypiä|
|2000||Sami Hyypiä||Jari Litmanen|
|2001||Sami Hyypiä||Sami Hyypiä|
|2002||Sami Hyypiä||Sami Hyypiä|
|2003||Sami Hyypiä||Sami Hyypiä|
|2004||Antti Niemi||Antti Niemi|
|2005||Sami Hyypiä||Sami Hyypiä|
|2006||Sami Hyypiä||Sami Hyypiä|
|2007||Jussi Jääskeläinen||Jussi Jääskeläinen|
|2008||Petri Pasanen||Sami Hyypiä|
|2009||Sami Hyypiä||Sami Hyypiä|
|2010||Sami Hyypiä||Sami Hyypiä|
|2011||Roman Eremenko||Roman Eremenko|
|2012||Niklas Moisander||Niklas Moisander|
|2013||Niklas Moisander||Niklas Moisander|
|2014||Roman Eremenko||Roman Eremenko|
|2015||Roman Eremenko||Tim Sparv|
|2016||Lukáš Hrádecký||Lukáš Hrádecký|
|2017||Lukáš Hrádecký||Lukáš Hrádecký|
|2018||Lukáš Hrádecký||Lukáš Hrádecký|
|1984||Tuula Sundman (later Tuula Okkola)|
|1999||Laura Kalmari (later Laura Österberg Kalmari)|
|2003||Laura Kalmari (later Laura Österberg Kalmari)|
|2006||Laura Kalmari (later Laura Österberg Kalmari)|
|2009||Laura Kalmari (later Laura Österberg Kalmari)|
|2010||Laura Kalmari (later Laura Österberg Kalmari)|
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