(born 9 September 1984) is a Greek
.He is well-known for his agility and reflexes.
Born in Heraklion
, Greece, Sifakis starts playing football
at the age of 9. His first team was Atsalenios Herakliou
In 1999 Sifakis was transferred to the soccer club OFI Crete
where he played with the B squad of OFI until 2002. In 2002 he signed his first professional contract with the club. He played for OFI until 2007 and participated in 112 matches for the Greek championship and cup.
In 2007 the team Olympiacos
made a offer for Sifakis, which was accepted by OFI, and he played as a replacement of the national goalkeeper Antonis Nikopolidis
. During the season 2007–2008 his team won the Greek championship, the Greek Cup
and the Greek Super Cup
.And then he continues to be the replacement.
In 2008 Aris
makes an offer to OFI and Sifakis is transferred to that club. During the season 2008–2009 Sifakis participates in 27 league and cup matches. He has participated in all league games of the ongoing season (2009–2010). In the following season (2010-2011) he had some medical problems that kept him away from some Aris and national squad's matches.
On July, 31 it is rumored that Chievo
is willing to make a bid to buy him, as his contract runs out in the next summer.
In 2004 Sifakis was called for the Greece national under-21 football team
. He played 15 games... Read More