Who is Kyriakos Papadopoulos and where did he begin his career?
Kyriakos Papadopoulos is a 21-year-old central defender who is currently on the books at Bundesliga giants Schalke 04, where he has played for the past three seasons.
Born in Katerinis in Greece on February 23rd 1992, Papadopoulos started his youth career at Svoronos Katerinis in 2000 before moving to Olympiacos in 2007. He spent three seasons with the Greek giants playing 13 times before moving to Schalke 04.
He has played 92 times for the German club, scoring seven times.
Papadopoulos has also played 16 games for the Greek national team scoring four goals and was selected for their squad at Euro 2012.