Date of birth
Jaakko joined Wimbledon in the summer on loan from Brentford and he started his spell here impressing, helping the Dons to a 1-0 win at Fleetwood on his league debut.
The defensive midfielder, who was born in Helsinki, joined HJK Helsinki’s academy as a boy, playing for the reserve team Klubi 04 for the majority of his time in Scandinavia, before making one first-team appearance at the age of just 16. After signing for Brentford in January 2018, Jaakko has been a regular for the Championship club’s B team and he made his first-team debut in a 3-0 win against Preston in May 2019.
Jaakko has made three first-team appeareances for Brentford and he has capped by Finland at youth level, most recently for the Under-21s.