Marcel Sakac

Player Facts
  • Position
    G
  • Height
    5'8" / 172 cm
  • Weight
    187 lbs / 85 kg
  • Catches
    L
  • Status
    Retired
  • Highlights
    2-time World Championship Silver Medal 2
    3-time Czechoslovak Extraliga Champion 3

Team Staff profile of Marcel Sakac also available

Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2001-02 HC Slovan Bratislava Slovakia Asst. Coach
2002-03 HC Slovan Bratislava Slovakia Asst. Coach
2008-09 Austria U18 WJC-18 D1 (W) Asst. Coach
Austria WC D1 (W) Asst. Coach
2009-10 Austria U18 WJC-18 D1 (W) Asst. Coach
2010-11 Austria WC D1 (W) Asst. Coach
2011-12 Austria U18 WJC-18 D1 (W) Asst. Coach
Austria WC D1A (W) Asst. Coach
2013-14 Austria U18 WJC-18 D1Q (W) Asst. Coach
2015-16 Austria U18 WJC-18 D1Q (W) Asst. Coach
2016-17 Austria U18 WJC-18 D1A (W) Asst. Coach
2017-18 Austria U18 WJC-18 D1A (W) Asst. Coach
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Villacher SV

The Levoča, Slovakia native Marcel Sakač played in the Czechoslovakian Extraliga for 15 seasons and a total of 447 matches. He won three national championship titles and represented the Team ČSSR in 22 matches, including two world championships. Sakač was famous for being one of the last goaltenders in the game, who played without a mask. In 1981 he left HC Slovan Bratislava for Austrian Wiener EV, from 1982 to 1985 he represented Villacher SV, where he became a true legend and was voted to the most outstanding foreign goalkeeper in the club’s history. Altogether he played 138 games in the Austrian league.
(by Hannes Biedermann)

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