Terhi Uusi-Luomalahti

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Terhi Uusi-Luomalahti
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Full nameTerhi Uusi-Luomalahti
Date of birth (1974-02-20) 20 February 1974 (age 44)
Place of birth Järvenpää, Finland [1]
Height 159 cm (5 ft 2 12 in) [2]
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
JäPS
1991 PuiU
1992–2004 HJK
2005 Espoo
2006 PuiU
National team
1992–2005 Finland [3] 60 (7)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

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References

  1. "Uusi-Luomalahti Terhi" (in Finnish). Football Association of Finland. 2003. Archived from the original on 27 April 2003. Retrieved 13 September 2014.
  2. "HJK Helsinki". azs.wroclaw.pl. KŚ AZS Wrocław. Archived from the original on 3 September 2014. Retrieved 13 September 2014.
  3. Pietarinen, Heikki (24 April 2014). "Finland - Women International Player Records". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation . Retrieved 13 September 2014.
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