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Tim Sparv

Tim Sparv

U21 debut: 07.10.2006 v Slovakia
Qualifying Games: 9 – Goals: 3

• The tall midfielder captained Finland in qualifying, finishing as three-goal top scorer.

• In 2003, after participating at the U-17 World Cup, he moved to Southampton FC's academy, where he played alongside Theo Walcott. Joined Swedish club Halmstad in 2007.

• Made his debut for the senior national team in February 2009 against Japan.

Last updated: 08/06/09 23.39CET

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Tim Sparv
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 20/02/1987 (29)
  • Country: Finland
  • Squad number: 3
  • Club: Midtjylland ( DEN)

  • Height: 194cm

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA European Football Championship 2014/16
    • UEFA Europa League 2016/17
    • Friendlies 2014/16

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Europa League (Play-offs)
    28/08/14: Midtjylland 1-2 Panathinaikos
  • National team: UEFA European Under-17 Championship (Second qualifying round)
    24/03/03: Finland 1-1 Serbia

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Finland U-21124
Finland U-1940
Finland U-1780

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
UEFA Europa League
Last updated: 01/07/2016 01:07 CET