Marco Airosa

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Marco Airosa
Personal information
Full name Marco Ibraim de Sousa Airosa
Date of birth (1984-08-06) 6 August 1984 (age 32)
Place of birth Luanda, Angola
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Right back
Club information
Current team
AEL Limassol
Number 21
Youth career
1994–2003 Pescadores
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003–2004 Pescadores
2004–2005 Alverca 25 (0)
2005–2006 Barreirense 27 (0)
2006–2007 União Leiria 0 (0)
2006–2007 Olhanense (loan) 19 (0)
2007–2008 Fátima 19 (4)
2008–2014 Nacional 1 (0)
2010–2011 Aves (loan) 20 (0)
2011–2014 AEL Limassol (loan) 65 (0)
2014– AEL Limassol 48 (0)
National team
2006– Angola 26 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22:20, 20 March 2017 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 27 January 2013

Marco Ibraim de Sousa Airosa (born 6 August 1984) is an Angolan footballer who plays for Cypriot club AEL Limassol as a right back.

Club career[edit]

Airosa was born in Luanda. During his Portuguese career he represented G.D.P. Costa de Caparica, F.C. Alverca, F.C. Barreirense, S.C. Olhanense – loaned by U.D. Leiria, for whom he never appeared – C.D. Fátima, C.D. Nacional (where he made his Primeira Liga debuts) and C.D. Aves.

Having signed with the club in 2011 at the age of 27, Airosa went on to spent several seasons in the Cypriot First Division with AEL Limassol.

International career[edit]

A member of the Angola national team, Airosa was called up to the 2006 FIFA World Cup and the 2008 Africa Cup of Nations. He appeared in four games in the latter tournament, helping the country to the quarter-finals in Ghana.

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