José María Antón
|Full name||José María Antón Samper|
|Date of birth||19 March 1989|
|Place of birth||Casas del Señor, Spain|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Playing position||Left back|
|2007–2010||Real Madrid B||55||(1)|
|2011–2012||Red Bull Salzburg||4||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 October 2012|
José María "Chema" Antón Samper (born 19 March 1989 in Casas del Señor, Valencian Community, Spain) is a Spanish footballer. He plays for F.C. Red Bull Salzburg as defender. (The name is following the Spanish naming customs. Antón is the family name of his fathers side. Samper is that of his mothers side.)
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Antón came to Real Madrid's youth system in 2003, when he was 14 years old. In 2007, he made his professional debut playing with Real Madrid B in the Segunda División B (3rd level of Spain's league system). Without playing in the team, he sat on the bench in Bernd Schusters last match as coach of Real Madrid and the first of Juande Ramos. He also played 8 international matches for Spain's Under-19 team in the U19 European cup.
2010 he signed with Real Betis Sevilla playing one season in the second team in the Segunda División B. 2011 he signed with FC Red Bull Salzburg in the Austrian Bundesliga.
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