Sébastien Squillaci

  • Date of birth : 11/08/1980
  • Position : Defender
  • Country : France France
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Sébastien Squillaci

Sébastien Squillaci

Clubs: AS Monaco FC, AC Ajaccio (loan), Olympique Lyonnais, Sevilla FC, Arsenal FC

UEFA honours
UEFA Champions League: runner-up 2004

• Made a slow start to his career with Monaco, spending two seasons playing on loan in Corsica with Ajaccio, whom he helped win promotion to Ligue 1 at the second attempt.

• Back at Monaco in 2002/03 he became a fixture under coach Didier Deschamps, finishing runners-up in the league and winning the league cup in his first season; reached the UEFA Champions League final in the second but only appeared in the showpiece versus FC Porto as a late substitute with his team already 3-0 down.

• His first cap for France in August 2004 was followed by a five-game run in FIFA World Cup qualifying, but he was not selected for the finals in Germany after losing his place to the returning Lilian Thuram; made no appearances in UEFA EURO 2008 qualifying or at the finals but was still a member of the squad in Austria/Switzerland.

• Moved to Lyon in 2006, becoming the linchpin of their defence; won two league titles and the French Cup.

• Joined Sevilla on a three-year deal in 2008, helping the Andalusian club to third place in the Liga; scored twice in a 3-1 win at VfB Stuttgart in the 2009/10 UEFA Champions League group stage and helped his side lift the Copa del Rey.

• The experienced defender was included in France's 2010 World Cup squad and played in the final group game against South Africa (1-2) as Les Bleus failed to reach the knockout stages.

• Signed for Arsenal on 26 August 2010 and earned a regular run in the side alongside fellow French recruit Laurent Koscielny; scored his first goal for the Gunners against FK Partizan (3-1) in their second UEFA Champions League group match.

Last updated: 13/01/11 20.32CET


Match log

The home team is listed first.Last updated: 22/05/2014 02:50 CET
10.08.2013French Ligue 1NantesNantes0-0BastiaBastia9000
17.08.2013French Ligue 1BastiaBastia2-0ValenciennesValenciennes9000
24.08.2013French Ligue 1BordeauxBordeaux1-0BastiaBastia9000
31.08.2013French Ligue 1BastiaBastia2-1ToulouseToulouse9000
14.09.2013French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp1-1BastiaBastia9000
21.09.2013French Ligue 1BastiaBastia0-0MarseilleMarseille9000
25.09.2013French Ligue 1MonacoMonaco3-0BastiaBastia5100
04.10.2013French Ligue 1BastiaBastia4-1LorientLorient9000
26.10.2013French Ligue 1BastiaBastia1-0NiceNice9010
29.10.2013French League CupThird roundBastiaBastia1-0AjaccioAjaccio3500
02.11.2013French Ligue 1ReimsReims4-2BastiaBastia9000
09.11.2013French Ligue 1BastiaBastia1-0RennesRennes9000
01.12.2013French Ligue 1BastiaBastia2-0ÉvianÉvian9000
04.12.2013French Ligue 1AjaccioAjaccio1-1BastiaBastia9000
08.12.2013French Ligue 1BastiaBastia1-3LyonLyon9000
15.12.2013French Ligue 1LOSCLOSC2-1BastiaBastia9000
21.12.2013French Ligue 1BastiaBastia0-0MontpellierMontpellier9000
05.01.2014French CupNinth roundBastiaBastia1-0ÉvianÉvian9000
11.01.2014French Ligue 1ValenciennesValenciennes3-2BastiaBastia9000
18.01.2014French Ligue 1BastiaBastia1-0BordeauxBordeaux9000
21.01.2014French CupTenth roundLensLens2-1BastiaBastia12000
01.02.2014French Ligue 1BastiaBastia3-2GuingampGuingamp9010
08.02.2014French Ligue 1MarseilleMarseille3-0BastiaBastia9000
11.02.2014French Ligue 1ToulouseToulouse1-3BastiaBastia9000
15.02.2014French Ligue 1BastiaBastia0-2MonacoMonaco9000
22.02.2014French Ligue 1BastiaBastia0-2St-ÉtienneSt-Étienne9000
01.03.2014French Ligue 1LorientLorient1-1BastiaBastia9000
08.03.2014French Ligue 1BastiaBastia0-3ParisParis9000
15.03.2014French Ligue 1NiceNice2-0BastiaBastia9000
22.03.2014French Ligue 1BastiaBastia2-0ReimsReims9000
30.03.2014French Ligue 1RennesRennes3-0BastiaBastia9000
05.04.2014French Ligue 1BastiaBastia2-2SochauxSochaux9000
20.04.2014French Ligue 1BastiaBastia2-1AjaccioAjaccio9010
17.05.2014French Ligue 1BastiaBastia0-0NantesNantes9000

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Sébastien Squillaci
  • Position: Defender
  • Date of birth (Age): 11/08/1980 (33)
  • Country: France
  • Squad number: 5
  • Club: Bastia ( FRA)

  • Height: 184cm
  • Weight: 76kg

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Group stage)
    17/09/03: PSV 1-2 Monaco

Career statistics

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
UEFA Europa League
Last updated: 08/01/2014 05:30 CET
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