Tuukka has been with Elite since January 2012 when he moved to Canada with his wife and 3 boys. He played Striker/Defensive Midfield as a professional for over 14 years. After retiring Tuukka was trained in coaching and as a Fitness and Agility Expert at Schalke 04.
• 5 years Academy coach at Toronto FC
• 20 years coaching College soccer
• Named the Canadian College Coach Of The Year twice
• Won the National Championship twice, once with Humber and once with Seneca
• National B level coach
• Inducted into the Ontario College Hall of Fame in 2016
• Also coached in the CPSL, YR Shooters