HJK Helsinki

association football club in Helsinki, Finland

Helsingin Jalkapalloklubi (translation: The Football Club of Helsinki), commonly known as HJK Helsinki, or simply as HJK, is a professional football club based in Helsinki, Finland. The club competes in the Finnish Veikkausliiga. The club's home stadium is the Bolt Arena, with a capacity of 10,770.[1]

HJK Helsinki
Full nameHelsingin Jalkapalloklubi
Nickname(s)Klubi (The Club)
Founded19 June 1907; 115 years ago (1907-06-19)
GroundBolt Arena
Capacity10,770
ChairmanOlli-Pekka Lyytikäinen
ManagerToni Koskela
LeagueVeikkausliiga
2020Champions
WebsiteClub website

European campaignsEdit

UEFA club competition recordEdit

As of 6 August 2019.

Competition Pld W D L GF GA
UEFA Champions League 71 25 12 34 89 110
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup 12 6 1 5 18 24
UEFA Cup / UEFA Europa League 61 18 9 34 62 124
UEFA Intertoto Cup 4 1 2 1 6 6
Total 148 50 24 74 175 264
Season Competition Round Opposing team Home Away Aggregate
1965–66 European Cup PR   Manchester United 2–3 0–6 2–9
1967–68 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup 1R   Wisla Kraków 1–4 0–4 1–8
1974–75 European Cup 1R   Valletta 4–1 0–1 4–2
2R   Åtvidabergs FF 0–3 0–1 0–4
1975–76 UEFA Cup PR   Hertha Berlin 1–2 1–4 2–6
1979–80 European Cup 1R   Ajax Amsterdam 1–8 1–8 2–16
1982–83 European Cup 1R   Omonia 3–0 0–2 3–2
2R   Liverpool 1–0 0–5 1–5
1983–84 UEFA Cup 1R   Spartak Moscow 0–5 0–2 0–7
1984–85 UEFA Cup PR   Dinamo Minsk 0–6 0–4 0–10
1985–86 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup 1R   Flamurtari 3–2 2–1 5–3
2R   Dynamo Dresden 1–0 2–7 3–7
1986–87 European Cup 1R   APOEL 3–2 0–1 3–3 (a)
1988–89 European Cup 1R   FC Porto 2–0 0–3 2–3
1989–90 European Cup 1R   AC Milan 0–1 0–4 0–5
1991–92 European Cup 1R   Dynamo Kyiv 0–1 0–3 0–4
1993–94 UEFA Champions League PR   Norma Tallinn 1–1 1–0 2–1
1R   Anderlecht 0–3 0–3 0–6
1994–95 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup PR   B71 Sandur 2–0 5–0 7–0
1R   Beşiktaş 1–1 0–2 1–3
1995 UEFA Intertoto Cup Group 5   IFK Norrköping 1–1 3rd
  Bohemians 3–2
  OB Odense 1–2
  Bordeaux 1–1
1996–97 UEFA Cup PR   Pyunik Yerevan 5–2 (aet) 1–3 6–5
QR   Chernomorets Odessa 2–2 0–2 2–4
1997–98 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup QR   Red Star Belgrade 1–0 0–3 1–3
1998–99 UEFA Champions League 1QR   FC Yerevan 2–0 3–0 5–0
2QR   FC Metz 1–0 1–1 2–1
Group F   PSV Eindhoven 1–3 1–2 4th
  1. FC Kaiserslautern 0–0 2–5
  Benfica 2–0 2–2
1999–00 UEFA Cup QR   Shirak Gyumri 2–0 0–1 2–1
1R   Lyon 0–1 1–5 1–6
2000–01 UEFA Cup QR   CS Grevenmacher 4–1 0–2 4–3
1R   Celtic 2–1 (aet) 0–2 2–3
2001–02 UEFA Cup QR   FK Ventspils 2–1 1–0 3–1
1R   Parma 0–2 0–1 0–3
2002–03 UEFA Cup QR   FC Gomel 0–4 0–1 0–5
2003–04 UEFA Champions League 1QR   Glentoran 1–0 0–0 1–0
2QR   MTK Budapest 1–0 1–3 2–3
2004–05 UEFA Champions League 1QR   Linfield 1–0 1–0 2–0
2QR   Maccabi Tel Aviv 0–0 0–1 0–1
2006–07 UEFA Cup 1QR   Drogheda United 1–1 1–3 (aet) 2–4
2007–08 UEFA Cup 1QR   FC Etzella Ettelbruck 2–0 1–0 3–0
2QR   Aalborg BK 2–1 0–3 2–4
2009–10 UEFA Europa League 2QR   FK Vėtra 1–3 1–0 2–3
2010–11 UEFA Champions League 2QR   FK Ekranas 2–0 (aet) 0–1 2–1
3QR   FK Partizan 1–2 0–3 1–5
UEFA Europa League PO   Beşiktaş 0–4 0–2 0–6
2011–12 UEFA Champions League 2QR   Bangor City 10–0 3–0 13–0
3QR   Dinamo Zagreb 1–2 0–1 1–3
UEFA Europa League PO   Schalke 04 2–0 1–6 3–6
2012–13 UEFA Champions League 2QR   KR Reykjavik 7–0 2–1 9–1
3QR   Celtic 0–2 1–2 1–4
UEFA Europa League PO   Athletic Bilbao 3–3 0–6 3–9
2013–14 UEFA Champions League 2QR   Nõmme Kalju 0–0 1–2 1–2
2014–15 UEFA Champions League 2QR   FK Rabotnički 2–1 0–0 2–1
3QR   APOEL 2–2 0–2 2–4
UEFA Europa League PO   SK Rapid Wien 2–1 3–3 5–4
Group B   Copenhagen 2–1 0–2 3rd
  Club Brugge 0–3 1–2
  Torino 2–1 0–2
2015–16 UEFA Champions League 2QR   FK Ventspils 1–0 3–1 4–1
3QR   Astana 0–0 3–4 3–4
UEFA Europa League PO   Krasnodar 0–0 1–5 1–5
2016–17 UEFA Europa League 1QR   FK Atlantas 1–1 2–0 3–1
2QR   Beroe Stara Zagora 1–0 1–1 2–1
3QR   IFK Göteborg 0–2 2–1 2–3
2017–18 UEFA Europa League 1QR   Connah's Quay Nomads 3–0 0–1 3–1
2QR   Shkëndija 1–1 1–3 2–4
2018–19 UEFA Champions League 1QR   Víkingur Gøta 3–1 2–1 5–2
2QR   BATE Borisov 1–2 0–0 1–2
UEFA Europa League 3QR   Olimpija Ljubljana 1–4 0–3 1–7
2019–20 UEFA Champions League 1QR   HB Tórshavn 3–0 2–2 5−2
2QR   Red Star Belgrade 2–1 0–2 2−3
UEFA Europa League 3QR   Riga FC 2–2 1–1 3−3 (a)
2021–22 UEFA Champions League 1QR

UEFA Club RankingEdit

This is the current UEFA Club Ranking.[2]

Last update: 8 July 2019

Rank Team Points
129   C.D. Nacional 9.646
130   Asteras Tripoli F.C. 9.500
131   Fehérvár FC 9.000
132   FC Dinamo Minsk 9.000
133   HJK 9.000
134   FC Sion 9.000
135   FC Slovan Liberec 9.000
136   FC Spartak Trnava 8.500
137   AEK Larnaca FC 8.000

PlayersEdit

First team squadEdit

As of 13 November 2020 [3]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
3 DF   Finland Henri Toivomäki
4 DF   Finland Markus Halsti
5 DF   Finland Daniel O'Shaughnessy
6 DF   Serbia Ivan Ostojić
7 FW   Finland Eetu Vertainen
8 MF   Portugal Bubacar Djaló
9 MF   Finland Riku Riski
10 MF   Finland Lucas Lingman
11 FW   Finland Roope Riski
13 DF   Colombia Luis Carlos Murillo
15 DF   Finland Miro Tenho
16 DF   Finland Valtteri Moren
No. Pos. Nation Player
17 DF   Finland Nikolai Alho
19 FW   Finland Tim Väyrynen
21 MF   Finland Santeri Väänänen
22 MF   Macedonia Ferhan Hasani
24 FW   Papua New Guinea David Browne
25 GK   Spain Antonio Reguero
28 MF   Finland Rasmus Schüller
31 GK   Finland Hugo Keto
37 FW   Japan Atomu Tanaka
47 MF   Finland Matti Peltola
88 MF   Finland Pyry Hannola
- MF   Brazil Jair

Out on loanEdit

As of 8 October 2020 [4]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
12 GK   Sweden Jakob Tånnander (at FC Haka until the end of the 2020 season)
16 DF   Finland Kalle Katz (at RoPS until the end of the 2020 season)
No. Pos. Nation Player
20 FW   Finland Enoch Banza (at RoPS until the end of the 2020 season)
27 DF   Finland Kevin Kouassivi-Benissan (at Inter Turku until the end of the 2020 season)

ManagersEdit

HonoursEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "HJK Helsinki - HJK.fi". Archived from the original on 1 December 2017. Retrieved 2 August 2015.
  2. "UEFA Club coefficients". www.uefa.com. 2019. Retrieved 8 July 2019.
  3. "Squad & Staff". Retrieved 14 September 2019.
  4. "Klubipelaajia lainalle". Retrieved 17 January 2019.

Other websitesEdit