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About Mark Schwarzer
Schwarzer is an ex-Australian goalkeeper who with his excellent goalkeeping skills made a name for himself and his country. Schwarzer was the keeper for Australia at the international level between 1993 and 2013 and represented his country in the 2006 and 2010 FIFA World Cup tournaments.
Schwarzer grew up in North Richmond, a suburb of north-western Sydney in Australia. He went to Richmond North Public School and later transferred to Colo High School where he played in the school's local soccer club.
Schwarzer started his soccer career at age 19 when he played for Marconi Stallions in the National Soccer League. After this, his playing career was characterized by frequent travels from country to country.
In 1994, Schwarzer relocated to Germany where he continued with the German local team, Dynamo Dresden.
He then moved to England, and signed a contract with Bradford City in 1996. He later joined Middlesbrough in February 1997.
On 26 February 1997, Schwarzer made his first appearance for Middlesbrough in the League Cup semi-finals in a match against Stockport County.
Schwarzer's contract with Middlesbrough ended in June 2008. He went on to sign a one-year contract with Chelsea on a free transfer.
In 2007, Schwarzer experienced a shift in his career as he came out with the children's book; "Megs and the Vootball Kids" a novel he wrote together with Neil Montagnana-Wallace.
Megs experienced huge success leading to the publishing of four sequels: "Megs, Scarves and Sombreros," "Megs and the Complete Left Foot," "Megs and the Crazy Legs," and "Megs and the Wonder Strike."
After turning down several offers from top-notch clubs in Sydney and other countries, Schwarzer officially retired from football at age 43.
He joined Optus Sport where he served as a panelist through video links on the "Countdown to Kickoff" program.
Schwarzer participated in the Optus Sports coverage of UEFA Euro 2020.
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F.A.Q. about Mark Schwarzer
When is his birthday?
Mark Schwarzer's birthday is on October 6, 1972.
In how many days is his birthday?
Mark's birthday is in 4 days
How old is he?
He is 49 years old.
Where is Mark from?
He was born in Sydney, Australia.
What is Mark Schwarzer's height?
He is 6′ 4″ (1.94m) tall.