Timothée Kolodziejczak

  • Date of birth : 01/10/1991
  • Position : Defender
  • Country : France France
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Timothée Kolodziejczak

Timothée Kolodziejczak

Clubs: CS Avion, RC Lens, Olympique Lyonnais

UEFA honours
UEFA European Under-19 Championship:
winner 2010
UEFA European Under-17 Championship: runner-up 2008

• Born in Avion, Pas-de-Calais, of Polish descent, Kolodziejczak played youth football for local club US Saint-Maurice Loos before joining home-town team Avion in summer 1999.

• Joined Lens the following year and trained at the Centre de Préformation de Football in nearby Lievin, alongside future Chelsea FC forward Gaël Kakuta.

• Moved to Lyon on a season-long loan in August 2008, making his debut three months later in a league match against Paris Saint-Germain FC (0-1) as a substitute.

• Signed for €2.5m on a four-year deal in 2009 but found playing time limited; sampled UEFA Champions League football for the first time, as a substitute, against Debreceni VSC (4-0) in September.

• Represented France at various youth levels, scoring in the 2008 UEFA European Under-17 Championship semi-final against Turkey (4-3 on penalties) and playing in all five matches as Les Petits Bleus avenged Spain in the 2010 UEFA European Under-19 Championship showpiece (2-1).

Last updated: 27/01/11 11.54CET


UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Timothée Kolodziejczak
  • Position: Defender
  • Date of birth (Age): 01/10/1991 (23)
  • Country: France
  • Squad number: 5
  • Club: Sevilla ( ESP)

  • Height: 185cm
  • Weight: 74kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Champions League 2015/16
    • UEFA Super Cup 2015/15

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Group stage)
    29/09/09: Debrecen 0-4 Lyon
  • National team: UEFA European Under-17 Championship (Qualifying round)
    23/10/07: France 1-0 Latvia

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

France U-1950
France U-1791

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
UEFA Europa League
Last updated: 26/11/2015 01:16 CET