UA-52481335-1 Ville Salmikivi joins Polish 1 Liga team Olimpia Grudziądz - Football Finland

Ville Salmikivi joins Polish 1 Liga team Olimpia Grudziądz

Olimpia Grudziądz announced yesterday that they have signed a deal with Finnish striker Ville Salmikivi

The 25-year old Ville Salmikivi joins the Polish 1 Liga team from Bulgarian side Beroe Stara Zagora where he played 14 matches last season scoring 1 goal. Salmikivi started his career with HIFK and PK-35 before moving to Vuosaaren Viikingit for the 2011 season. He spent two seasons with Viikingit scoring 27 goals in 45 matches which earned him a move to Veikkausliiga side Myllykosken Pallo. He spent two seasons with MyPa scoring 6 goals in 27 matches. For the 2015 season, he moved back to his former youth team HIFK who had just been promoted to the Veikkausliiga. He spent another 2 seasons there scoring 12 goals in 49 matches before eventually moving to Bulgaria.

Ville Salmikivi has also played in the Finnish youth national teams (U19 – 3 matches, 1 goal U21 – 1 match, 0 goal).

Olimpia Grudziądz is a 94 year old club who currently play in the Polish 1 Liga. They play in the Grudziądz City Stadium that has a capacity of 5250. Last season Olimpia Grudziądz finished 6th, just 2 points from promotion and 1 point behind Miedz Legnica (Finnish players Petteri Forsell and Petteri Pennanen played there last season).

Ville Salmikivi player card on Soccerway – Click here.

Full story in Polish on Olimpia Grudziądz website in Polish – Click here.

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