|Date of birth||27 January 1981|
|Place of birth||Lahti, Finland|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Playing position(s)||Right Defender, Midfielder|
| * Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 24 September 2010|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 00:26, 19 June 2009 (UTC)
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