Ville-Valtteri Leskinen

Ville-Valtteri Leskinen (born 18 February 1994) is a Finnish professional ice hockey forward. He is currently playing with Färjestad BK of the Swedish Hockey League (SHL)

Ville-Valtteri Leskinen
Born (1994-02-18) 18 February 1994
Oulu, Finland
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Right
SHL team
Former teams
Färjestad BK
Vaasan Sport
Oulun Kärpät
Playing career 2013present

He previously played with Oulun Kärpät of the Finnish Liiga, winning the Kanada-malja in the 2017–18 season.

After establishing his professional career in three successful seasons with Oulun, Leskinen left as a free agent following the 2018–19 season. On 26 June 2019, Leskinen signed a two-year contract with Swedish club, Färjestad BK of the SHL.[1]

Awards and honours

Award Year
Jr. A
All-Star Team 2013 [2]
Kanada-malja (Oulun Kärpät) 2018
All-Star Team 2019
Veli-Pekka Ketola trophy 2019


  1. "Finnish scorer to FBK". Färjestad BK (in Swedish). 26 June 2019. Retrieved 26 June 2019.
  2. "Jr. A All-Star team". 5 April 2013. Retrieved 5 April 2013.

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