Sami Hyypiä

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Sami Hyypiä
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Personal information
Full name Sami Tuomas Hyypiä
Date of birth (1973-10-07) 7 October 1973 (age 45)
Place of birth Porvoo, Finland
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Bayer Leverkusen
Number 4
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992-1995
1996-1999
1999-2009
2009-
Myllykosken Pallo
Willem II
Liverpool
Bayer Leverkusen
National team
1992-2009 Finland
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Sami Hyypiä (born 7 October 1973 in Porvoo) is a Finnish football player. He plays for Bayer Leverkusen and the Finland national team. He is a defender in both of his teams and is captain of Finland and used to be the captain of Liverpool.

Club career statistics[change | change source]

Club performance League CupLeague CupContinentalTotal
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
FinlandLeague Finnish Cup Finnish League Cup EuropeTotal
1992 Myllykosken Pallo Veikkausliiga 33 0 0 0 33 0
1993 12 0 1 0 13 0
1994 25 5 4 0 29 5
1995 26 3 4 0 30 3
NetherlandsLeague KNVB Cup League Cup EuropeTotal
1995/96 Willem II Eredivisie 14 0 0 0 - 0 0 14 0
1996/97 30 1 5 1 - 0 0 35 2
1997/98 30 0 3 0 - 0 0 33 0
1998/99 26 2 1 0 - 4 0 31 2
EnglandLeague FA Cup Football League Cup EuropeTotal
1999/00 Liverpool Premier League 38 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 42 2
2000/01 35 3 6 0 6 1 11 0 58 4
2001/02 37 3 2 0 1 0 16 2 56 5
2002/03 36 3 3 0 4 0 12 2 55 5
2003/04 38 4 4 0 1 0 8 1 51 5
2004/05 32 2 1 0 1 0 15 1 49 3
2005/06 36 1 6 1 1 0 14 0 57 2
2006/07 23 2 0 0 1 1 5 0 29 3
2007/08 27 1 4 1 0 0 13 2 44 4
2008/09 16 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 19 2
EnglandLeague FA Cup Football League Cup EuropeTotal
2009/10 Bayer Leverkusen Bundesliga
Country Finland 96 8 9 0 105 8
Netherlands 100 3 9 1 - 4 0 113 4
England 318 22 29 2 19 3 94 8 460 35
Germany 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 514 32 38 3 19 3 107 8 678 47

International career statistics[change | change source]

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Finland national team
YearAppsGoals
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 2 0
1995 4 0
1996 5 0
1997 4 0
1998 7 0
1999 7 1
2000 6 0
2001 7 0
2002 6 1
2003 9 2
2004 8 0
2005 8 0
2006 7 1
2007 9 0
2008 5 0
2009 8 0
Total 103 5

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