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Marek Sapara Player Profile

Marek Sapara Player Profile
Marek Sapara
Date of Birth:Jul 31, 1982 (Age 34)
Place of Birth:Durdosík (CZE)
Nationality: Slovakia
Height:167 cm.
Weight:67 Kg.
Squad Number:10
Champions League: Ashley Cole - Marek Sapara, Chelsea - Rosenborg (PA)
Marek Sapara – He plays for Turkish league club Ankaragucu and is a midfielder with excellent technique and fast ball control. Sapara has been compared to David Beckham for his fantastic free kicks and precise passes, especially crosses.

Sapara has been with the Slovakia national team since 2005, and played his first international against Estonia on October 8, 2005. Sapara had 10 appearances for the U-21 team and one for the senior team in the 2006 World Cup qualification.

Sapara earned major plaudits when he led Rosenborg to two Norwegian Premier League Championships in 2006 and 2009 as the side's captain.

In 2007, Sapara was tried in different midfield positions, but a bad ankle bothered the Slovak throughout the season, but he still managed seven goals and 14 assists.

In January, Turkish club Ankaragucu bought Sapara from Rosenborg in January 2010.