Position : Midfielder
Date of birth : 6 January, 1980
Team : Lyon (France)
Nationality : France
Notes : Has been playing occasionally for Lyon for a while, as one of Lyon's group of top youngsters. French youth international. Made debut for Lyon at 18 in Montpelier at start of 1998 and has made over 50 appearances since then. Captained France at 1999 European U/18 Championship. Impressed in 1998/99 but has struggled to hold down a first team place since, being used mainly as a sub. This led to a £4.5m move to Fulham in the middle of 2001 to get first team football.
LAST UPDATED: 1 January, 2002
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