||Mapuata Cédric Makiadi
|Date of birth
23 February 1984 |
|Place of birth
||1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
|SV Werder Bremen
||VfL Wolfsburg II
||→ MSV Duisburg (loan)
||SV Werder Bremen
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 December 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21:00, 23 December 2014 (UTC)
Mapuata Cédric Makiadi (born 23 February 1984) is a Congolese international footballer who plays professionally for German side Werder Bremen, as a midfielder.
Early and personal life
Born in Kinshasa, Zaire, Makiadi moved to Germany at the age of eight.
His father, Richard Mapuata N'Kiambi, and two brothers, Fabrice and Matondo, are also footballers.
Makiadi has spent his entire football career in Germany, playing senior football for VfL Wolfsburg, MSV Duisburg and SC Freiburg.
Makiadi rejected a call up from the DR Congo national team for the 2006 Africa Cup of Nations, before declaring his national allegiance in February 2007. Makiadi made his international debut later that same year. In December 2014 he was named in the 29-man provisional squad for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.