Mixu Paatelainen

Date of birth03 February 1967
Place of birthHelsinki
NationalityFinnish
Weight90 kg
Height1.83 m
PositionForward

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
FC Haka 01 Oct 1987
Dundee United 01 Oct 1987 31 Mar 1992
Aberdeen 31 Mar 1992 29 Jul 1994
Bolton Wanderers 29 Jul 1994 08 Aug 1997
Wolverhampton Wanderers 08 Aug 1997 11 Sep 1998
Hibernian 11 Sep 1998 30 Jun 2001
Strasbourg 01 Jul 2001 30 Jun 2002
Hibernian 02 Aug 2002

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1994-95 Bolton Wanderers League Cup 4
1995-96 Bolton Wanderers FA Cup
1
1995-96 Bolton Wanderers League Cup 1
1995-96 Bolton Wanderers Premier League 12
3
1
1
1997-98 Wolverhampton Wanderers FA Cup 2
1
1997-98 Wolverhampton Wanderers League Cup 4
1
1
1999-00 Hibernian Scottish FA Cup 4
1
1999-00 Hibernian Scottish League Cup 1
1999-00 Hibernian Scottish Premier League 25
6
9
4
2000-01 Hibernian Scottish FA Cup 4
1
1
2000-01 Hibernian Scottish League Cup 1
1
2000-01 Hibernian Scottish Premier League 32
4
8
3
2001-02 Strasbourg UEFA Cup 1
2002-03 Hibernian Scottish League Cup 1
2002-03 Hibernian Scottish Premier League 16
3
7
5


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

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
21 Sep 1994 Ipswich Town v Bolton Wanderers W 0-3 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
05 Oct 1994 Bolton Wanderers v Ipswich Town W 1-0
Agg: 4-0
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
11 Jan 1995 Bolton Wanderers v Norwich City W 1-0 League Cup Quarter-final
02 Apr 1995 Bolton Wanderers v Liverpool L 1-2 League Cup Final
19 Aug 1995 Wimbledon v Bolton Wanderers L 3-2 Premier League
14 Oct 1995 Bolton Wanderers v Everton D 1-1 Premier League
21 Oct 1995 Nottingham Forest v Bolton Wanderers L 3-2 Premier League
24 Oct 1995 Bolton Wanderers v Leicester City D 0-0 League Cup 3rd round
30 Oct 1995 Bolton Wanderers v Arsenal W 1-0 Premier League
04 Nov 1995 Manchester City v Bolton Wanderers L 1-0 Premier League
13 Jan 1996 Bolton Wanderers v Wimbledon W 1-0 Premier League
20 Jan 1996 Newcastle United v Bolton Wanderers L 2-1 Premier League
03 Feb 1996 Blackburn Rovers v Bolton Wanderers L 3-1 Premier League
14 Feb 1996 Bolton Wanderers v Leeds United L 0-1 FA Cup 4th round
02 Mar 1996 Leeds United v Bolton Wanderers W 0-1 Premier League
16 Mar 1996 Coventry City v Bolton Wanderers W 0-2 Premier League
20 Mar 1996 Bolton Wanderers v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-3 Premier League
30 Mar 1996 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester City D 1-1 Premier League
06 Apr 1996 Everton v Bolton Wanderers L 3-0 Premier League
27 Apr 1996 Bolton Wanderers v Southampton L 0-1 Premier League
05 May 1996 Arsenal v Bolton Wanderers L 2-1 Premier League


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

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1983-84 Finland Under-18 4
1984-85 Finland UEFA Under-18 1
1986-87 Finland Olympics 3
1
1986-87 Finland UEFA Under-21 1
1986-87 Finland Under-21 1
1987-88 Finland International Friendly 1
1987-88 Finland Maspalomas 1
1
1987-88 Finland Olympics 1
1
1987-88 Finland Rothmans Tournament 1
1988-89 Finland FIFA World Cup 3
1
1988-89 Finland International Friendly 2
1
1
1989-90 Finland FIFA World Cup 3
1989-90 Finland International Friendly 1
1989-90 Finland Liam Brady Testimonial 1
1990-91 Finland International Friendly 3
2
1990-91 Finland UEFA European Championship 5
1991-92 Finland International Friendly 1
1991-92 Finland UEFA European Championship 1
2
1992-93 Finland FIFA World Cup 5
1
1992-93 Finland International Friendly 2
1993-94 Finland FIFA World Cup 2
1994-95 Finland International Friendly 1
1
1994-95 Finland UEFA European Championship 6
7
1995-96 Finland UEFA European Championship 1
1996-97 Finland FIFA World Cup 1
1
1997-98 Finland FIFA World Cup 3
1997-98 Finland International Friendly 3
1
1998-99 Finland International Friendly 1
1
1
1998-99 Finland UEFA European Championship 6
3
1999-00 Finland International Friendly 2
2
1999-00 Finland UEFA European Championship 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
03 Mar 1984 USSR v Finland L 3-0 U18
06 Mar 1984 Bulgaria v Finland L 1-0 U18
07 Mar 1984 Czechoslovakia v Finland L 2-0 U18
09 Mar 1984 Poland v Finland L 1-0 U18
03 Oct 1984 Finland v Norway L 0-1 UEFA U18 Group 6
27 Aug 1986 East Germany v Finland L 3-0 U21
09 Sep 1986 Finland v East Germany W 1-0 Olympics
14 Oct 1986 Finland v Belgium L 0-2 Olympics Europe group E
28 Oct 1986 Denmark v Finland L 4-1 UEFA U21 Group 6
12 May 1987 Finland v Austria W 2-1 Olympics Europe group E
10 Jun 1987 Finland v Czechoslovakia L 0-2 Olympics Europe group E
02 Sep 1987 Yugoslavia v Finland L 5-0 Olympics Europe group E
11 Jan 1988 Czechoslovakia v Finland W 0-2 MASPALOMAS Semi-final
10 Feb 1988 East Germany v Finland L 2-0 ROTHMANS TOURNAMENT
19 May 1988 Finland v Colombia L 1-3 International Friendly
31 May 1988 Austria v Finland W 0-2 Olympics Europe group E
04 Aug 1988 Finland v Bulgaria D 1-1 International Friendly
17 Aug 1988 Finland v USSR D 0-0 International Friendly
31 Aug 1988 Finland v West Germany L 0-4 FIFA World Cup Group 4
19 Oct 1988 Wales v Finland D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Group 4
11 Jan 1989 Egypt v Finland L 2-1 International Friendly
31 May 1989 Finland v Netherlands L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 4
06 Sep 1989 Finland v Wales W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
04 Oct 1989 West Germany v Finland L 6-1 FIFA World Cup Group 4
15 Nov 1989 Netherlands v Finland L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
16 May 1990 Republic of Ireland v Finland D 1-1 Liam Brady Testimonial
27 May 1990 Sweden v Finland L 6-0 International Friendly
29 Aug 1990 Finland v Czechoslovakia D 1-1 International Friendly
12 Sep 1990 Finland v Portugal D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
11 Nov 1990 Tunisia v Finland W 1-2 International Friendly
25 Nov 1990 Malta v Finland D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 6
13 Mar 1991 Poland v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
17 Apr 1991 Netherlands v Finland L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
16 May 1991 Finland v Malta W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
05 Jun 1991 Finland v Netherlands D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 6
11 Sep 1991 Portugal v Finland L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
09 Oct 1991 Finland v Greece D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 6
30 Oct 1991 Greece v Finland L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
25 Mar 1992 Scotland v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
26 Aug 1992 Finland v Poland D 0-0 International Friendly
09 Sep 1992 Finland v Sweden L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 6
14 Nov 1992 France v Finland L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Group 6
13 Apr 1993 Poland v Finland L 2-1 International Friendly
28 Apr 1993 Bulgaria v Finland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
13 May 1993 Finland v Austria W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Group 6
16 Jun 1993 Finland v Israel D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
25 Aug 1993 Austria v Finland L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
08 Sep 1993 Finland v France L 0-2 FIFA World Cup Group 6
17 Aug 1994 Denmark v Finland L 2-1 International Friendly
07 Sep 1994 Finland v Scotland L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 8
12 Oct 1994 Greece v Finland L 4-0 UEFA European Championship Group 8
16 Nov 1994 Finland v Faroe Islands W 5-0 UEFA European Championship Group 8
14 Dec 1994 Finland v San Marino W 4-1 UEFA European Championship Group 8
26 Apr 1995 Faroe Islands v Finland W 0-4 UEFA European Championship Group 8
31 May 1995 Finland v Denmark L 0-1 International Friendly
11 Jun 1995 Finland v Greece W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group 8
16 Aug 1995 Finland v Russia L 0-6 UEFA European Championship Group 8
02 Apr 1997 Azerbaijan v Finland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Group 3
20 Aug 1997 Finland v Norway L 0-4 FIFA World Cup Group 3
06 Sep 1997 Switzerland v Finland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Group 3
11 Oct 1997 Finland v Hungary D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 3
25 Mar 1998 Malta v Finland W 0-2 International Friendly
22 Apr 1998 Scotland v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
27 May 1998 Finland v Germany D 0-0 International Friendly
05 Jun 1998 Finland v France L 0-1 International Friendly
19 Aug 1998 Slovakia v Finland D 0-0 International Friendly
05 Sep 1998 Finland v Moldova W 3-2 UEFA European Championship Group 3
10 Oct 1998 Northern Ireland v Finland L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 3
14 Oct 1998 Turkey v Finland W 1-3 UEFA European Championship Group 3
31 Mar 1999 Germany v Finland L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 3
28 Apr 1999 Slovenia v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 1999 Finland v Turkey L 2-4 UEFA European Championship Group 3
09 Jun 1999 Moldova v Finland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 3
18 Aug 1999 Belgium v Finland W 3-4 International Friendly
09 Oct 1999 Finland v Northern Ireland W 4-1 UEFA European Championship Group 3
29 Mar 2000 Wales v Finland W 1-2 International Friendly
26 Apr 2000 Poland v Finland D 0-0 International Friendly
03 Jun 2000 Latvia v Finland L 1-0 International Friendly


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