|SM-liiga team JYP|
Height 1.80 m
|Name Markus Poukkula|
Markus poukkula als ice bucket challenge
Markus Poukkula (born September 24, 1988) is a Finnish professional ice hockey player who currently plays for Schwenninger Wild Wings of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL).
Poukkula made his professional debut in his native Finland with JYP Jyväskylä of the then SM-liiga. After parts of 7 seasons within the Liiga, Poukkula left Finland as a mid-season transfer from the Espoo Blues, to sign his first contract abroad in Germany with top flight club, Schwenninger Wild Wings of the DEL for the remainder of the 2015–16 season on January 17, 2016.
Having contributed with 8 points in 14 games as Schwenninger missed the post-season, Poukkula was signed to a one-year contract extension to remain with the Wild Wings on March 13, 2016.