Mikael Forssell (ex-Chelsea, Palace, Birmingham) had 5 brilliant assists for Helsinki in 2013, all backheels [Video]

HJK Helsinki have released a new YouTube video celebrating striker Mikael Forssell.

Now 32, the Finnish international striker currently plays the reigning champs in his homeland, and as the club await the start of the new campaign at the end of the month they have looked back at a brilliant collection of skills from Forssell from 2013.

Forssell chimed in with a healthy 14 league goals in 24 appearances last year, and moreover the former Chelsea, Crystal Palace and Birmingham striker ratcheted up five assists. Incredibly, all Forssell’s assists were backheels.

Looking to shine a light of Forssell’s superb set-up play, below is a video of the HJK forward’s five brilliant backheel assists in 2013.


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