Vili Sopanen

Player Facts
  • Position
    RW
  • Height
    6'3" / 191 cm
  • Weight
    218 lbs / 99 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Contract Register Vili Sopanen in the EP Jobs PortalRegister
    17/18

Sopnanen is a tall right winger with great offensive qualities. Good hands and good puck control. Not to physical despite his size. Needs to improve the defensive side of his game and his ability to drive towards the net. Above average skating that could be further improved upon.

Father: Jarmo Sopanen
Brothers: Iiro Sopanen & Eetu Sopanen

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2002-03 Kiekkoreipas U16 Jr. C SM-sarja 11 4 4 8 2 | Playoffs 2 1 1 2 0
2003-04 Kiekkoreipas U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 20 1 2 3 14 |
2004-05 Kiekkoreipas U18 Jr. B SM-sarja 25 11 15 26 4 | Playoffs 3 0 2 2 22
2005-06 Pelicans U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 37 14 17 31 22 1 | Relegation 4 1 0 1 4
Pelicans Liiga 3 0 0 0 0 0 |
2006-07 Pelicans U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 33 18 21 39 40 1 | Playoffs 15 5 13 18 18 1
Pelicans Liiga 7 1 0 1 0 0 |
Suomi U20 Mestis 6 1 1 2 4 -1 |
Finland U20 WJC-20 6 0 0 0 4 0 |
2007-08 Pelicans U20 Jr. A SM-liiga 2 1 1 2 0 0 |
Pelicans Liiga 54 15 15 30 8 3 | Playoffs 6 0 4 4 2 2
2008-09 Pelicans Liiga 58 12 17 29 34 -2 | Playoffs 10 1 1 2 6 0
2009-10 Pelicans Liiga 52 21 16 37 20 -7 |
HeKi Mestis 1 0 1 1 2 -1 |
2010-11 JYP Liiga 35 5 11 16 10 7 |
D Team Mestis 1 1 0 1 0 0 |
Luleå HF SHL 5 1 0 1 0 0 |
Pelicans Liiga 14 5 8 13 20 0 | Relegation 4 1 1 2 0
2011-12 Pelicans Liiga 54 21 18 39 8 7 | Playoffs 10 3 3 6 6 -1
2012-13 Pelicans Liiga 33 3 15 18 12 -1 |
Peliitat Mestis 2 0 1 1 0 3 |
2013-14 Pelicans Liiga 56 12 30 42 28 2 | Playoffs 8 1 1 2 0 -2
2014-15 Pelicans Liiga 23 4 7 11 45 -2 |
2015-16 Pelicans Liiga 34 9 20 29 33 4 | Playoffs 9 1 5 6 4 2
Peliitat Mestis 2 1 1 2 0 0 |
2016-17 Pelicans Liiga 41 20 26 46 8 16 | Playoffs 5 1 2 3 0 -3
2017-18 HIFK Liiga 49 14 22 36 18 10 | Playoffs 11 1 3 4 14 2
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2017-18 HIFK Champions HL 1 1 0 1 0 1 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Champions HL 1 1 0 1 1.00 0 1 |
Jr. A SM-liiga 72 33 39 72 1.00 62 2 | 19 6 13 19 1.00 22 1
Jr. B SM-sarja 45 12 17 29 0.64 18 0 | 3 0 2 2 0.67 22 0
Jr. C SM-sarja 11 4 4 8 0.73 2 0 | 2 1 1 2 1.00 0 0
Liiga 513 142 205 347 0.68 244 37 | 63 9 20 29 0.46 32 0
Mestis 12 3 4 7 0.58 6 1 |
SHL 5 1 0 1 0.20 0 0 |
WJC-20 6 0 0 0 0.00 4 0 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
10/04/2017
10/04/2017 Confirmed No team HIFK
07/16/2017
07/16/2017 Confirmed Kunlun Red Star Unknown
05/31/2017
05/31/2017 Confirmed Pelicans Kunlun Red Star
03/20/2015
03/20/2015 Extension Pelicans Pelicans
03/26/2013
03/26/2013 Extension Pelicans Pelicans
01/31/2011
01/31/2011 Confirmed Luleå HF Pelicans
01/13/2011
01/13/2011 Confirmed JYP Luleå HF
04/29/2010
04/29/2010 Confirmed Pelicans JYP
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Pelicans