Matti Paatelainen

Date of birth17 June 1944
Place of birth√Ą√§nekoski
NationalityFinnish
Weight81 kg
Height1.83 m
PositionForward

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1967-68 Finland Under-23 1
1970-71 Finland A v Amateur
1
1970-71 Finland International Friendly 1
1
1970-71 Finland UEFA European Championship 3
1
1
1971-72 Finland International Friendly 2
1972-73 Finland A v Amateur
1
1
1972-73 Finland Amateur v A 2
1972-73 Finland FIFA World Cup 2
1
1972-73 Finland International Friendly 1
1973-74 Finland FIFA World Cup 1
1
1973-74 Finland International Friendly 2
1
1974-75 Finland Amateur v A 1
1974-75 Finland International Friendly 5
2
1974-75 Finland UEFA European Championship 3
1975-76 Finland FIFA World Cup 1
1
1975-76 Finland International Friendly 2
1975-76 Finland UEFA European Championship 2
1
1976-77 Finland FIFA World Cup 4
1
1976-77 Finland International Friendly 5
1
2
1977-78 Finland FIFA World Cup 1
1977-78 Finland International Friendly 3
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
10 Aug 1967 Finland v Sweden L 1-4 U23
23 Sep 1970 Finland v England L 1-3 A v Amateur
07 Oct 1970 Czechoslovakia v Finland D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1
11 Oct 1970 Romania v Finland L 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
20 May 1971 Sweden v Finland L 4-1 International Friendly
26 May 1971 Finland v Wales L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1
16 Jun 1971 Finland v Czechoslovakia L 0-4 UEFA European Championship Group 1
28 May 1972 Finland v Norway D 0-0 International Friendly
07 Jun 1972 Denmark v Finland L 3-0 International Friendly
16 Jul 1972 Finland v USSR D 1-1 International Friendly
30 Jul 1972 West Germany v Finland W 1-2 Amateur v A
20 Sep 1972 Finland v Romania D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 4
07 Oct 1972 East Germany v Finland L 5-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
04 Apr 1973 England v Finland L 3-0 Amateur v A
24 May 1973 Finland v Netherlands W 1-0 A v Amateur
06 Jun 1973 Finland v East Germany L 1-5 FIFA World Cup Group 4
08 Jul 1973 Sweden v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
10 Oct 1973 Albania v Finland L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
14 Oct 1973 Romania v Finland L 9-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
06 Jun 1974 Finland v Denmark D 1-1 International Friendly
15 Aug 1974 Norway v Finland W 1-2 International Friendly
19 Aug 1974 Iceland v Finland D 2-2 International Friendly
01 Sep 1974 Finland v Poland L 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 5
09 Oct 1974 Poland v Finland L 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 5
16 Apr 1975 Netherlands v Finland D 1-1 Amateur v A
15 May 1975 Finland v Norway L 3-5 International Friendly
05 Jun 1975 Finland v Italy L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group 5
18 Jun 1975 Norway v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
25 Jun 1975 Denmark v Finland L 2-0 International Friendly
03 Sep 1975 Netherlands v Finland L 4-1 UEFA European Championship Group 5
27 Sep 1975 Italy v Finland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 5
19 May 1976 Finland v Switzerland W 1-0 International Friendly
01 Jun 1976 Finland v Sweden L 0-2 International Friendly
13 Jun 1976 Finland v England L 1-4 FIFA World Cup Group 2
14 Jul 1976 Finland v Iceland W 1-0 International Friendly
11 Aug 1976 Sweden v Finland L 6-0 International Friendly
25 Aug 1976 Finland v Turkey W 2-1 International Friendly
08 Sep 1976 Scotland v Finland L 6-0 International Friendly
22 Sep 1976 Finland v Luxembourg W 7-1 FIFA World Cup Group 2
13 Oct 1976 England v Finland L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Group 2
06 Apr 1977 Turkey v Finland W 1-2 International Friendly
26 May 1977 Luxembourg v Finland W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 2
08 Jun 1977 Finland v Italy L 0-3 FIFA World Cup Group 2
22 Jun 1977 Finland v Denmark L 1-2 International Friendly
18 Aug 1977 Norway v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
07 Sep 1977 Finland v West Germany L 0-1 International Friendly
05 Oct 1977 Switzerland v Finland L 2-0 International Friendly
15 Oct 1977 Italy v Finland L 6-1 FIFA World Cup Group 2


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.