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Eino Lahti

Full name: Eino Armas Lahti
Nickname(s): Eikka
Gender: Male
Born: May 18, 1915 in Vaasa, Pohjanmaa, Finland
Died: October 13, 2003 in Pori, Satakunta, Finland
Affiliations: VPS, Vaasa (FIN)
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Football


Armas Eino Lahti played his first international match for the Finnish team as a midfielder during the 1936 Olympics, and earned a total of 22 caps through 1945. Lahti represented Vaasan Palloseura (VPS) and from 1939, [Helsingin Palloseura (HPS)]. After his playing career, he coached [Rosenlewin Urheilijat-38 (RU-38)], a semi-professional club based in Pori, for a period of 18 years from 1949-67. In his later years he became an excellent bowler, winning a team silver medal at the 1960 World Championships, and also played basketball in the national championship series.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Football Men's Football Finland FIN 9T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Football Finland FIN Final Standings 9T 1936-08-03 0 0 0
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Football Finland FIN Round One Match #7 2 1936-08-06 PER 7, FIN 3 0
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