Thomas Kyparissis

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Thomas Kyparissis
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Kyparissis in 2005
Personal information
Date of birth (1970-03-26) 26 March 1970 (age 48)
Place of birth Katerini, Greece
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
AEL (Technical Director)
Youth career
Pierikos
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1988–1991 Pierikos 17 (0)
1991–1992 Niki Volou 33 (13)
1992–1993 Panarkadikos 52 (22)
1994 Korinthos 6 (1)
1994–1996 Panelefsiniakos 64 (36)
1996–2000 Xanthi 106 (32)
2000–2001 Aris 22 (4)
2002–2003 PAS Giannina 43 (9)
2003–2007 AEL 87 (33)
2007–2008 Pierikos 20 (8)
Total450(158)
National team
1999–2000 Greece 14 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Thomas Kyparissis (Greek : Θωμάς Κυπαρίσσης; born 26 March 1970) is a retired Greek football player. He was a Striker, who scored more than 150 goals in his entire career. He was a key player for AEL during the club's hard try to make it back to the first division from the third division from 2003 to 2005, and he continued to serve the team for two more seasons. [1] Due to his strong mentality and passion, he was nicknamed "Psychara" (Big Soul) from Larissa's fans. From January 2007 he returned at his very first professional club and the team of his hometown, Pierikos. He retired a year later.

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References

  1. "Stats Centre: Thomas Kiparissis Facts". Guardian.co.uk . Retrieved 2009-11-25.