Muriel Bouakaz

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Muriel Bouakaz
Personal information
Full name Muriel Bouakaz
Date of birth (1991-03-03) 3 March 1991 (age 26)
Place of birth Zürich, Switzerland
Height 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
Playing position Centre back
Club information
Current team
Zürich Frauen
Youth career
2000–2005 Zürich Seebach
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2010 Zürich Frauen
2010–2011 Saint-Étienne 5 (0)
2011– Zürich Frauen
National team
2007–2008 Switzerland U17 3 (0)
2008–2010 Switzerland U19 16 (1)
2010 Switzerland U20 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15 October 2010.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 October 2010

Muriel Bouakaz (born 3 March 1991 in Zürich) is a Swiss football player who currently plays for Swiss club Zürich Frauen. She plays as a central defender and joined her current club in 2011 after a stint in France with Saint-Étienne. With Zürich, Bouakaz has won three league titles and one national cup. She also featured in the UEFA Women's Champions League with the club.

On 6 July 2010, it was confirmed by Swiss media that Bouakaz had joined Saint-Étienne in France on a one-year contract.[1] She made her debut for the club on 5 September 2010 in a 3–0 victory over Le Mans.[2] Bouakaz is also a Swiss international and has earned caps at under-17, under-19, and under-20 level. With the under-20 team, she played in the 2010 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup.


  1. ^ "Muriel Bouakaz zu St. Etienne". 20 Minutes. 20 Minutes. 5 July 2010. Retrieved 12 July 2010. 
  2. ^ "Le Mans v. Saint-Étienne Match Report". StatsFootoFeminin. 5 September 2010. Retrieved 15 October 2010. 

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