Blaise Matuidi

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Blaise Matuidi
Matuidi PSG.jpg
Matuidi with Paris Saint-Germain in 2012
Personal information
Full name Blaise Matuidi[1]
Date of birth (1987-04-09) 9 April 1987 (age 33)[2]
Place of birth Toulouse, France
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)[3][4]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Juventus
Number 14
Youth career
1993–1998 US Fontenay-sous-Bois
1998–2001 CO Vincennois
2000–2003 INF Clairefontaine
2001–2004 Créteil
2004–2005 Troyes
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2007 Troyes 67 (4)
2007–2011 Saint-Étienne 132 (3)
2011–2017 Paris Saint-Germain 203 (23)
2017– Juventus 86 (6)
National team
2006–2007 France U19 9 (0)
2006–2009 France U21 25 (0)
2010– France 84 (9)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 March 2020
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18 November 2019

Blaise Matuidi (French pronunciation: ​[blɛz matɥidi]; born 9 April 1987) is a French professional footballer. He plays as a midfielder for Serie A club Juventus and the France national team.

On 17 March 2020, Matuidi tested positive for COVID-19, amid its pandemic in Italy.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Décret du 31 décembre 2018 portant promotion et nomination" [Decree of 31 December 2018 on promotion and appointment]. Journal Officiel de la République Française (in French). 2019 (0001). 1 January 2019. PRER1835394D. Retrieved 24 August 2019.
  2. "FIFA World Cup Russia 2018: List of players: France" (PDF). FIFA. 15 July 2018. p. 11. Retrieved 11 January 2019.
  3. UEFA.com. "Blaise Matuidi - Juventus - UCL". UEFA.com. Retrieved 2020-01-29.
  4. "Ligue1.com - Player profile Blaise MATUIDI (Paris Saint-Germain)". www.ligue1.com. Retrieved 2020-01-29.
  5. "Juventus: Matuidi has coronavirus". Football Italia. 17 March 2020. Retrieved 17 March 2020.