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Georgios Samaras

29-Year-Old Forward     Celtic  Scottish Premier


Birthdate:  February 21, 1985    Birthplace:  Heraklion, Greece    Nationality:  Greece    Height:  6' 4"    Weight:  187 lbs    

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Samaras has discussed personal terms with West Bromwich Albion about a potential move to the West Midlands, according to the Birmingham Mail.

Samaras' contract at Celtic expired in the summer and the forward would prefer to stay in the UK. He can play as a winger or a target man and would add another option for the Baggies going forward. Malaga have also spoken to Samaras and it's a straight choice between the two clubs.

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January 13, 2014

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Celtic is looking to have Samaras confirm his future this week during contract discussions, reports the Daily Mail.

Manager Neil Lennon is seeking an answer from Samaras as to whether or not he will sign a new contract with Celtic. The answer could drive some of the club's decisions in the next two weeks of the transfer window.

May 7, 2010

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Samaras was one of nine players who were named early to the Greek World Cup squad by manager Otto Rehhagel, reports.

Samaras and Robbie Keane made up quite a nice duo for Celtic. Samaras and Theofanis Gekas should be one of the more formidable strike forces in Group B, which has Argentina, Nigeria and South Korea in it as well.

July 15, 2008

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Samaras signed a three year deal with Celtic. and Manchester City have agreed to a fee with Celtic to make Samaras' loan deal permanent.

Samaras did well for Celtic last season, and he'll get to see Champions League soccer again next year, more than what could be said for Manchester City.

January 29, 2008

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Samaras has joined Celtic F.C. on loan from Manchester City, according to Celticís website.

Samaras made the move in order to play at the top European level consistently. He hopes to parlay his experience at Celtic, specifically the Champions League, into national team selection by Greece for Euro 2008. Samaras will have to contend with Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink, Scott McDonald and Chris Killen for playing time in the Celtic midfield.

March 6, 2006

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Samaras scored two goals in two minutes as Manchester City beat Sunderland Sunday.

After scoring twice while playing with Greece earlier in the week, Samaras stormed out and made sure Man City would not let floundering Sunderland have a chance in the match. With the victory, City's hopes are still alive for a top six place finish in the Premier League.