|Real Name/Full Name||Teemu Eino Antero Pukki|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Teemu Pukki|
|Birth Place:||Kotka, Finland|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||29 March 1990|
|Age/How Old:||31 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 180 cm |
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 70 Kg|
In Pounds – 154 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father –Tero Pukki |
Mother –Teija Pukki
|School:||Stardom High School|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Kirsikka Laurikko Pukki|
|Kids/Children Name:||Olivia Pukki and Ella Pukki|
|Net Worth:||$3 Million|
|Last Updated:||June 2021|
Teemu Pukki is a well-known Finland professional footballer. He has been playing as a striker for Premier League club Norwich City and the Finland national team. He is also known as forwarding, which debuted internationally for Finland and won the Copa Del Rey Juvenil de Futbol championship as a member of Sevilla.
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Biography and Early Life
Teemu Pukki was born on 29th March 1990 in Kotka, located in Finland. He is the son of Teija Pukki his mother and Tero Pukki his father. He grew up with his unknown siblings, who encouraged him in his football career. His birth name is Teemu Eino Antero Pukki. He is from Finland and resides in Finland, too, together with his family.
Teemu Pukki began schooling when he was of age. He later joined Stardom High School and pursued his high school level. He has remained silent if either he furthered his education or after high school, he concentrated on his career. There isn’t any job he is involved in which needed a college or university education.
Personal Life: Wife, Kids, Girlfriend, Daughters
Teemu Eino Antero Pukki is a married man. He is married to his lovely wife, namely Kirsikka Laurikko Pukki. The couple has been blessed with two lovely daughters known as Olivia Pukki being the eldest, and Ella Pukki, the younger one. He hasn’t been involved with any other relationships like with girlfriends; he is satisfied with his wife. With his family, they reside in Kotka, Finland, and they are a young couple and family that lives happily together.
Is Teemu Pukki Gay?
He is not gay. He is a married man who proves it all. He is married to Kirsikka Laurikko Pukki. Together they have two beautiful daughters. Also, he has a straightforward sexual orientation. He has never been caught misbehaving or cheating on his wife. Together, they live a happy life and marriage and have no plans of separating any day soon.
Pukki started his career with KTP and made his debut on the senior level at the age of 15 in the fifth-round match of the Finnish Cup. He later moved to Sevilla and played only one La Liga game for the first team, but he returned to Finland with HJK. He again played for Germany, Scotland for Celtic, and Denmark for Brondby but later signed for Norwich City on a free transfer. He did his international debut for Finland and achieved 90caps, scoring 30 goals. He scores ten more goals in ten matches.
He began his football career in childhood in HOPS [Hovinsaaren Palloseura] while he resided in Hovinsaari, Kotka. He used to play for KTP, a hometown club, during his youth. His first debut performance was at 16yeras, and that made him later play for Finland’s youth international sides. That gave him a chance to score more goals in the Finnish Premier League.
He later moved to Sevilla from KTP and was called to play for the first team match against Real Madrid. While there, he played like a substitute, and that made his return to the Finland team. Also, he signed a three-year contract with HJK. In HJK, he started well by scoring goals during their first match. He played for seven games and scored two more goals for HJK, which made him win in the end. For all the teams he played for, Teemu scored numerous goals; he scored 19 more goals for HJK, 2 goals for Schalke 04.
After playing for Celtic, He began immediately scoring for them after the first march. He scored several goals for them. Brondby and Norwich City also appreciate him highly for scoring for them. He called off playing for the team and began playing for seasons that began in the Norwich City team. His latest game which he called up, was for the UEFA Euro pre-tournament friendly match against Sweden.
Awards and Achievements
Throughout his career, he has won a number of awards and achievements which include, He won the Finnish Veikkausliiga and silver in the Finnish Cup. Also, in one match, he earned 90 caps and scored 30 goals which was a great achievement for him and the team. Also, he won awards for the Championship Player of the Season, EFL Team of the Season, Vuoden Urheilija, and Sports Moment of the Year.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Teemu Pukki in 2021
Teemu has an estimated net worth of $3 Million. All the wealth he has gathered through his career as a footballer. He has played for so many teams and also matches which has raised his net worth so high. He currently earns an average annual salary of $500,000
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- With his age, he is among the most talented men in the football sector who has played for many teams.
- He is one of the best scorers in the world for the scorer highly in all the teams he played for.
Teemu is a dedicated man in matters career. He has played for so many teams, which is the source of his success. Being successful in life has been through hard work and focus to aching his goals of being the best footballer all over the world. He is an inspiration to all upcoming footballers and the ones in the field already all over the world.