Róbert Mak

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Róbert Mak
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Personal information
Full name Róbert Mak
Date of birth (1991-03-08) 8 March 1991 (age 23)
Place of birth Bratislava, Czechoslovakia
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)[1]
Playing position Winger / Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
1. FC Nuremberg
Number 14
Youth career
1997–2004 Slovan Bratislava
2004–2010 Manchester City
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010– 1. FC Nuremberg 77 (6)
National team
2007–2008 Slovakia U17 11 (0)
2008–2009 Slovakia U19 7 (0)
2009–2012 Slovakia U21 20 (2)
2013– Slovakia 10 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23 May 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 23 May 2014

Róbert Mak (born 8 March 1991) is a Slovak footballer who currently plays as a winger for the German Bundesliga team 1. FC Nuremberg and the Slovakia national football team.

Club career[edit]

Mak, native of Bratislava, began playing football at the youth squad of the local club ŠK Slovan.[2] When he was 13, he joined Manchester City Academy.[3] There he played with his countrymen Vladimír Weiss and Filip Mentel. He progressed to Manchester City Reserves aged 17, but never got a chance at the senior squad. He is a 2007–08 FA Youth Cup winner. On 11 June 2010, he signed a three-year contract for 1. FC Nuremberg for an undisclosed fee.[4] He scored his first Bundesliga goal in a 1–3 defeat against 1. FC Kaiserslautern on 20 November 2010.

International career[edit]

Mak was called up to the national team for a friendly match vs. Denmark that was held on 15 August 2012, but remained an unused substitute. He made his debut for Slovakia national team against Belgium on 6 February 2013 as a 61st minute substitute for winger Miroslav Stoch. Belgium defeated Slovakia 2–1.

International goals[edit]

Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 15 November 2013 Stadion Miejski (Wrocław), Poland  Poland 2 - 0 2–0 International Friendly
2. 5 March 2014 Netanya Stadium, Netanya, Israel  Israel 3 – 1 3–1 International Friendly
Correct as of 5 March 2014

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mak, Robert" (in German). kicker.de. Retrieved 17 August 2011. 
  2. ^ ""Club" verpflichtet Talent von ManCity" (in German). DFL. 8 July 201. Retrieved 11 June 2010. 
  3. ^ "Mak z Manchestru City do 1. FC Norimberg" (in Slovak). profutbal. 11 June 2010. Retrieved 11 June 2010. 
  4. ^ "Robbie Mak leaves City". Manchester City official website. 11 June 2010. Retrieved 11 June 2010. 

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