He joined his hometown club in 1999 as a youth player and worked his way through to the full squad by the 2003/04 season. However, he still mostly plays for the club's amateur/under-23 side in the Oberliga-North.
Montabell - known as "Monti" within the club - has played as both midfielder and striker for Hannover 96 since making his Bundesliga debut as a final day substitute against VfL Bochum on May 22, 2004. He has played 6 times in total for the full team over his three seasons whilst included the senior squad.
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