Mickaël Madar

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Mickaël Madar
Personal information
Full name Mickaël Madar
Date of birth (1968-05-08) 8 May 1968 (age 48)
Place of birth Paris, France
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Striker
Youth career
Paris FC
FC Sochaux-Montbéliard
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1987–1989 FC Sochaux-Montbéliard 30 (8)
1989–1990 Stade Laval 29 (9)
1990–1992 FC Sochaux-Montbéliard 40 (3)
1992–1994 AS Cannes 54 (26)
1994–1996 Monaco 52 (14)
1996–1997 Deportivo 17 (3)
1997–1999 Everton 19 (6)
1999–2001 Paris SG 35 (12)
2001–2002 US Créteil-Lusitanos 11 (2)
Total 287 (122)
National team
1995–1996 France 3 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Mickaël Madar[1] (born 8 May 1968 in Paris) is a retired French footballer. He played as a striker. He is of Jewish ethnicity.[2]

Playing career[edit]

Madar began his professional career with Sochaux. He then spent one season with Laval before returning to Sochaux. In 1992 he moved to Cannes before moving to Monaco in 1994. In 1996 he moved to Spain and signed for Deportivo de La Coruña, but suffered a broken leg. After recovering from his injury, Madar left Spain for England where he was signed by then-Everton manager Howard Kendall.[3] In two seasons, he played 19 league games for the club, scoring six goals. In 1999 Madar moved to Paris Saint-Germain, then in 2001 he transferred to Créteil. Madar retired at the end of the season in 2002.

Madar was picked three times for France and was in the French squad for Euro 96.