Marcos Antônio Senna da Silva (born 17 July 1976 in São Paulo, State of São Paulo) is a Spanish-Brazilian football player who plays as a midfielder for Villarreal CF and Spain . He is known for his passing range and long shooting ability and is also a penalty specialist.
Senna was named in Spain's Euro 2008 squad. Senna scored the third of Spain's four converted penalties, which resulted in Spain progressing to the semi-finals at the expense of Italy, winning 4–2 on penalties. He played the full duration of the final of Euro 2008 in Spain's 1–0 win over Germany. Senna was named in UEFA's squad for Euro 2008. Some pundits and journalists named Senna as their player of the tournament.
|1.||10 September, 2008||Estadio Carlos Belmonte, Albacete, Spain||4–0||Win||2010 FIFA World Cup qualifying|
Marcos Senna: Spain's man from Brazil ; Midfielder who has found passport to success with Spain would struggle to play for native country. Glenn Moore reports on globalisation's team tactics
Jun 28, 2008; The midfielder will not, however, be in the Spanish XI for tomorrow's Euro 2008 final in Vienna. "We are very strong in...