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Will Jaaskelainen

Goalkeeper

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Biography

Date of birth

25/07/1998

Height

183cm

Signed

01/07/2017

Country

Finland

Sponsored by SCK Group of Crewe

Goalkeeper Jaaskelainen signed for Crewe in August 2017 on an initial one-year-deal after being released by Bolton Wanderers the previous season.

The son of former Trotters legend Jussi Jaaskelainen, Will made his senior bow at the tail end of the 2019/20 season, enjoying working with his father’s former mentor Fred Barber at Crewe.

After making his debut at home to Yeovil Town on Good Friday, he played four times before being handed the number one shirt for the 2019/20 season.

He helped Crewe Alexandra to promotion in 2020 and has recently surpassed 80 first-team appearances. He is also a regular call-up for the Finland Under-21 squad.

Will has also enjoyed short-term loan spells at Loughborough Dynamo, Nantwich Town, Buxton FC & Chester FC.

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