Mamadou Seck (born August 23, 1979 in Rufisque in the Dakar region of western Senegal) is a Senegalese footballer, currently playing as a defender for Sheffield United.
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Seck started his career as a youth in August 1998 for Toulouse and was signed by Nîmes Olympique at the beginning of the 2000-01 season. He played 28 games in 2 seasons before signing for AC Ajaccio for whom he played 73 times, scoring 4 goals until signing for Kayseri Erciyesspor for the 2005-06 season. He played only 8 times for the Turkish side, moving to Le Havre AC in January 2006, playing 11 times during his 12-month stay before being released on a free transfer to Sheffield United.
Seck signed a two-and-a-half year deal with Sheffield United on January 16, 2007 and made his Blades debut the same day, in a friendly at Bramall Lane against the Chengdu Blades. The game ended 1-1 with Seck playing 58 minutes. However, the Senegal international found first team opportunites limited in the Premier League season.
In January 2008 he was loaned out for a month to Championship side Scunthorpe United but made only one substitute appearance.
(At a Glance)
Date of Birth: Aug/23/1979
Interests: Art, Music, Sport, Fashion
Place of Origin: Senegal