The Finnish striker of the injured Unión Berlin has a very good “ability” and can focus his goals in the same game
Joel Julius Ilmari Pohjanpalo (September 13, 1994, Helsinki) loved ice hockey as a child, but he has earned a reputation as a precocious scorer in football since he was a child. In 2011, when he was only 16 years old, he scored 33 goals, breaking the historical record of scoring in the Kakonin League (Finland Third Division)! Played 21 games with Klubi-04, a subsidiary of HJK.
He scored six goals!In the game
Pohjanpalo conquered the championship, known as Pichichi, won the “MVP”, and began to show his natural scoring ability, scoring three goals at a time. He played 3 hat tricks, signed playing cards, and approved 6 goals for him! In a game against KäPa (1-9).
His record in HJK has reached number one-he scored 24 goals and provided 9 assists in 71 games, Caught the attention of Liverpool. However, he suffered two serious injuries, They led to him eventually on loan at Leverkusen. Thanks to the coach at the time, it was also Sami Hyypiä of Finland. “He is a very skilled forward and develops with age. He can become a very promising player.”
‘Jolle”s career at Bay Arena began with two loans in Segunda, and then finally purchased his pass in 2016: He scored 5 goals in 22 games for Aalen and 13 goals in 55 games for Fortuna Düsseldorf. In the latter, he praised his reputation as a “Gunner” in Germany with a hat-trick of 44 against Darmstadt (1-4).
His patience paid off when he scored a goal in Leverkusen’s Bundesliga first game. The goal did not prevent the defeat against Gladbach (2-1), but he did his best to redeem himself in the next game: scored many goals in a short time. Pohjanpalo replaced Mehmedi in 72 minutes and scored a hat-trick in just 15 minutes (the 100th in Bundesliga history): he scored 79, 90 and 94 points.
“Before the third goal, Pohjanpalo took control of the ball and the whole stadium knew he was going to score. These are the goals of three dreams,” his coach Roger Schmidt (Roger Schmidt) concluded at the exhibition. Later admitted. “It doesn’t matter what I do today, the ball is about to go in.”, AfirmóPohjanpalo
The new meta bone tear ended his first season in the elite.Nevertheless, he ended the season The most effective player in the Bundesliga: He scored 6 goals in 182 games: 1 goal every 30 minutes.
Injuries plagued him not playing again-he only finished 164′ and scored a goal in 2017-18, which caused him to be blank in 2018-19. Leverkusen still chose to renew its contract until 2022. “Joel was unlucky recently due to injuries. Despite this, he always showed that he was there when we needed him. We are convinced of his potential.Sports director Jonas Bolt (Jonas Boldt) said.
Used for redemption in the second half of the 2019-20 season. Pohjanpalo once again loaned to Germany second, this time in Hamburg, and scored 9 goals in the 908 season, one goal every 101 minutes. The machinery is rolling again. He said after scoring Hamburg’s first goal: “The past two years have not been easy, but moments like this are the reason to continue fighting.”
The touchstone of his “curse” will accompany his fourth loan as a Leverkusen player. After the start of the season, “Jolle” was finally loaned to Unión Berlin for purchase. The ankle gave him war again: he lost 12 games due to injury. It’s not easy to compete with Awoniyi and Kruse’s offense.