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Lucas Carl Edvard Bergström (born 5 September 2002) is a Finnish professional footballer who currently plays for Premier League club Chelsea as a goalkeeper. He is 2.05 metres tall, taller than Peter Crouch who is 2.01 metres tall.
Bergström joined Chelsea from TPS in the English Premier League in 2018. He made his youth debut against Reading in the final game of the 2018-19 season and turned professional in September 2019. Bergström was named as a substitute for the Champions League group match against Zenit Saint Petersburg at home on September 14, 2021.
Bergström was loaned out to Peterborough United in League One in July 2022. On July 30, he made his professional debut in a 3-2 win over Cheltenham Town in League One.
Bergström has played for Finland at the under-16 and under-17 levels. He was called up to the under-21 squad between 2021 and 2022 in preparation for the UEFA European Under-21 Championship in 2023.