Team brief in English


HJK (Helsingin Jalkapalloklubi) is the most successful Finnish football club in Finland and in the European competitions. The record-holding champion has won the Finnish championship 27 times and the cup 13 times. Furthermore, HJK Helsinki is the only Finnish club that reached the UEFA Champions’ League group stage in the end of the 1990's. The home for Finland's number 1 is the Sonera Stadium.


HJK 05 is a junior academy team for boys born 2005. Boys in this team have been selected from different teams around Helsinki through try outs. Team is at the highest top level in Finland and takes part to quality tournaments abroad and in Finland.


We practise four times a week with our head coach Ilari Aho and assistant coach Juha Suomela at Sonera Stadium area. Self-training is also a prerequisite for our team players and part of the training program.


Contact us:

HJK Junior Academy Director

Miika Takkula, miika.takkula (at)


Head Coach

Ilari Aho, ilariaho9 (at)


Team Managers

Petra Rekola and Raine Kuusisto, hjk05helsinki (at)