Teemu Pukki

Teemu Pukki was born in Kotka on 29 March 1990 (age 30).

Pukki signed a four-year deal with Celtic from FC Schalke 04 for an undisclosed fee on 31 August 2013. He scored on his debut in a 3–1 win against Hearts on 14 September 2013 and again on his home debut against St Johnstone on 21 September. On 26 January 2014 he scored against Hibernian. Overall though, Pukki’s first season at Celtic was considered something of a disappointment as he struggled with form and failed to fill the void left by Gary Hooper who had left at the start of the season. Pukki himself later acknowledged the lack of impact he had made, admitting he initially felt playing in Scotland would be “easier” than in Germany. He found the speed and physical nature of the game in Scotland difficult to adjust to, and stated “Scottish football is not easy. It’s not a bad league at all”.

On 8 July 2014, Pukki scored his first Celtic hat trick in a pre-season friendly against LASK Linz in a 5–2 victory for Celtic. Pukki scored twice in Celtic’s victory against KR Reykjavik at Murrayfield Stadium in Celtic’s UEFA Champions League qualifying match, the match ended 4–0 with Celtic winning 5–0 on aggregate. However, he struggled to make any impact in the next qualifying round matches against Legia Warsaw and was substituted at half-time in the league defeat to Inverness Caledonian Thistle on 6 August 2014.

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Herald Scotland · Oct 13

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Scott Brown admits he would give former Celtic flop another chance at Parkhead

Scott Brown Wants Former Celtic Striker’s Parkhead Return

Brown: I’d bring back Norwich striker Pukki to Celtic

Irish Mick · Apr 8

RATING Every Neil Lennon CELTIC Signing EVER

The Celtic Star · Mar 27

Lewis Morgan vows to follow ex Celt’s path to glory after Parkhead exit

Evening Times · Mar 27

Lewis Morgan admits Celtic career didn’t go to plan but hopes to take off like Teemu Pukki

67HailHail · Jan 31

Disappointing former Celtic striker was reportedly considered by Man United this month

Transfer Tavern · Nov 24, 2019

£2.25m: 2013 Celtic flop who thought Scottish football would be easy is back with a bang

Daily Record · Nov 15, 2019

‘Glen Kamara is our Xavi’ Finnish fans rave about Rangers star’s performance as they qualify for Euro 2020 and first major tournament

67HailHail · Nov 15, 2019

Former Celtic man’s surprising rise – another Pukki story could be on

The Celtic Bhoys · Oct 8, 2019

Kenny McLean compares Celtic target with Teemu Pukki

67HailHail · Oct 8, 2019

International makes bizarre comparison – Celtic fans may want to cover their eyes

HITC · Oct 8, 2019

Pukki proves reported Celtic target can reach the top according to former teammate

67HailHail · Oct 3, 2019

Premier League boss watched striking sensation at Celtic

FootballFanCast · Sep 26, 2019

“He’s absolutely flying”: Hartson delivers verdict on star who “went under the radar” at Celtic

Daily Record · Sep 25, 2019

Former Celtic striker Teemu Pukki in bizarre biography blast over sweeties claim

Evening Times · Sep 23, 2019

Ex-Celtic striker Teemu Pukki’s jersey given to France leader Emmanuel Macron by Finland PM in bizarre gifting

Herald Scotland · Sep 23, 2019

Ex-Celtic striker Teemu Pukki’s jersey given to France leader Emmanuel Macron by Finland PM in bizarre gifting

Read Celtic · Sep 19, 2019

Retired star makes honest revelation about why former Hoops man flopped at the club – Is he right?

Celtic Quick News · Sep 18, 2019

Pukki Blinders: Celtic ‘Not a Good Fit’

Evening Times · Sep 18, 2019

Ex-Ireland star Jonathan Walters says Celtic ‘weren’t good fit’ for Norwich hotshot Teemu Pukki

FootballFanCast · Sep 16, 2019

“Delia made the wrong decision” – Many Celtic fans deliver verdicts on “the one that got away”

67HailHail · Sep 13, 2019

Celtic flop gets some big news – Hoops fans may be shocked

Celts Are Here · Sep 13, 2019

Timing Can Be Everything – The Fall and Rise of Teemu Pukki

Celts Are Here · Aug 25, 2019

Premier League Star Makes Honest Celtic Admission

Scotzine · Aug 25, 2019

Back Page Bulletin: Ex-Celtic Boss Admits Blunder, Duff Screen Tests for Johnston, No-Go Morelos, Mckenna Scare

Read Celtic · Aug 25, 2019

Neil Lennon’s comments look stupid now and these fans are taking aim at him

The Celtic Bhoys · Aug 24, 2019

Teemu Pukki reveals the reason why he failed at Celtic

Daily Record · Aug 24, 2019

Ronny Deila admits letting Teemu Pukki leave Celtic was a ‘mistake’ as Finn equals Premier League scoring record

67HailHail · Aug 24, 2019

Flop striker is brutally honest about where it all went wrong at Celtic

Football Scotland · Aug 24, 2019

Former Celtic dud Teemu Pukki reveals reason behind poor form during Parkhead tenure

BT Sport · Aug 24, 2019

Celtic struggles to Norwich hero: Chris Sutton meets Teemu Pukki | Early Kick Off

Daily Record · Aug 24, 2019

Teemu Pukki makes Celtic admission as Premier League’s leading scorer opens up on Parkhead problems

67HailHail · Aug 22, 2019

Celtic boss’ major Scandinavian mishap

Celts Are Here · Aug 22, 2019

Neil Lennon’s Teemu Pukki Argument

The Dugout · Aug 21, 2019

Celtic boss says it’s too early to write off Jullien & Bolingoli

Herald Scotland · Aug 21, 2019

“Fans wrote off Teemu Pukki and Virgil van Dijk – my Celtic new boys can come good”

Evening Times · Aug 21, 2019

“Fans wrote off Teemu Pukki and Virgil van Dijk – my Celtic new boys can come good”

HITC · Aug 20, 2019

Andy Walker compares ex-Celtic ace thriving in PL to Rangers flop Joey Barton

HITC · Aug 18, 2019

‘Probably worth £25m’: Some Celtic fans in disbelief over 29-year-old

FootballFanCast · Aug 18, 2019

“What a transformation”: Many Celtic fans discuss former striker who’s “probably worth £25m now”

Evening Times · Aug 18, 2019

Celtic fans react to ex-Hoops flop Teemu Pukki bagging hat-trick for Norwich vs Newcastle

Football Scotland · Aug 17, 2019

Former Celtic flop Teemu Pukki notches up first Norwich Premiership hattrick in 26 years

VideoCelts · Aug 10, 2019

Watch official highlights of EPL matches as Manchester City and Liverpool hit the goal trail

67HailHail · Aug 4, 2019

Celtic flop says he would “definitely do better” now

Celtic Now And Forever · Aug 3, 2019

Norwich City’s Teemu Pukki comments on his Celtic spell

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