Kyriakos Karataidis

Kyriakos Karataidis (Greek: Κυριάκος Καραταΐδης; born 4 July 1965) is a former Greek football player. He played for Olympiacos, as well as for the national side.

Kyriakos Karataidis
Personal information
Date of birth (1965-07-04) 4 July 1965 (age 55)
Place of birth Oinoi, Kastoria, Greece
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position(s) Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1981–1982 Flatsata Oinois
1982–1988 Kastoria 153 (4)
1988–2001 Olympiacos 363 (3)
Total 516 (7)
National team
1990–1998 Greece 34 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


Born in Oinoi, Kastoria, Karataidis began playing senior club football with Flatsata Oinois in 1981, and joined Kastoria F.C. one year later in 1982.[1]

In 1988, Karataidis would join Olympiacos F.C., the club he would play for until he retired in 2001. He won five consecutive Alpha Ethniki and three Greek Football Cup titles with Olympiacos.[1]

Karataidis made 34 appearances for the Greece national football team from 1990 to 1998.[2] He competed at the 1994 FIFA World Cup finals.





  1. ^ a b Kolokotsios, Lambros (19 October 2010). Αθλητικοί Φάκελοι (ΚΑΡΑΤΑΪΔΗΣ) [Sporting Capsules (Karataidis)] (in Greek). Evrytania News. Archived from the original on 18 October 2011.
  2. ^ Mamrud, Roberto (1 May 2009). "Greece - Record International Players". RSSSF. Retrieved 12 October 2009.

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