(; born 20 February 1980) is a Polish footballer
who plays for Serie A
as a goalkeeper
. On 20 October 2008, Boruc was one of 55 players (including 5 goalkeepers) shortlisted for the FIFPro World XI Player
Born in Siedlce
, Boruc began his career in 1998 at Pogoń Siedlce
, in his hometown.
The next season Boruc joined Legia Warszawa
, initially playing for the reserve team, as well as being loaned out for half a season to Dolcan Ząbki
In March 2002, Boruc played his first league match for Legia. In the second half of the 2002–03 season he established himself as the club's first choice goalkeeper.
In June 2004, Boruc scored his only goal for the club, converting a penalty kick in a home game against Widzew Łódź
(final score: 6–0) and then celebrated by waving the corner flag. He was a key player for his club until leaving and they found a replacement quickly to be first team goalkeeper.
On 20 July 2005, Boruc signed with Celtic
from the Polish club Legia Warszawa
. The deal was initially a year's loan, with an option to make it permanent. On 5 January 2008, it was reported... Read More