Jimmy Briand

  • Date of birth : 02/08/1985
  • Position : Forward
  • Country : France France
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Jimmy Briand

Jimmy Briand

Clubs: Stade Rennais FC, Olympique Lyonnais

• Started out at US Ivry before joining the Clairefontaine centre of excellence, following a spell at CSF Brétigny, and moved to Rennes in 2001, making his debut aged 17 as a substitute against Paris Saint-Germain FC (0-0) in May 2003.

• Scored his first goal against Football Croix-de-Savoie 74 (2-0) in the French Cup the following season and established himself in the side in 2005/06, making 29 Ligue 1 appearances.

• Played for France Under-21s between February 2005 and October 2006, appearing in the 2006 UEFA European Under-21 Championship semi-final versus the Netherlands (2-3); made his senior debut on 11 October 2008 in a 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Romania (2-2).

• Had scored eight league goals in 2008/09 when he ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee while training with France in March of that season, an injury which sidelined him for seven months.

• Signed for Lyon in a €6m deal in June 2010 and became a mainstay of Claude Puel's side, featuring regularly on the wing, playing in every UEFA Champions League group match and scoring against SL Benfica (2-0) on 20 October 2010.

Last updated: 27/01/11 12.16CET


Match log

The home team is listed first.Last updated: 15/06/2017 13:24 CET
12.08.2016French Ligue 1MonacoMonaco2-2GuingampGuingamp9000
21.08.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-1MarseilleMarseille9000
10.09.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp1-1MontpellierMontpellier300
17.09.2016French Ligue 1ToulouseToulouse2-1GuingampGuingamp9010
21.09.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp1-0LorientLorient9010
24.09.2016French Ligue 1BastiaBastia1-0GuingampGuingamp9000
30.09.2016French Ligue 1RennesRennes1-0GuingampGuingamp9000
15.10.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp1-0LOSCLOSC9001
22.10.2016French Ligue 1LyonLyon1-3GuingampGuingamp9002
29.10.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp1-0AngersAngers9000
05.11.2016French Ligue 1DijonDijon3-3GuingampGuingamp9000
20.11.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp1-1BordeauxBordeaux9010
26.11.2016French Ligue 1CaenCaen1-1GuingampGuingamp9000
30.11.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp0-1NiceNice9000
03.12.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-0NantesNantes8710
11.12.2016French Ligue 1St-ÉtienneSt-Étienne1-0GuingampGuingamp9000
17.12.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-1ParisParis9001
21.12.2016French Ligue 1MetzMetz2-2GuingampGuingamp9020
07.01.2017French CupNinth roundGuingampGuingamp2-1Le HavreLe Havre9010
14.01.2017French Ligue 1LorientLorient3-1GuingampGuingamp9000
21.01.2017French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp1-1RennesRennes9000
29.01.2017French Ligue 1NiceNice3-1GuingampGuingamp9010
01.02.2017French CupPlay-offsLes HerbiersLes Herbiers1-2GuingampGuingamp5700
04.02.2017French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp0-1CaenCaen9000
08.02.2017French Ligue 1MarseilleMarseille2-0GuingampGuingamp9000
11.02.2017French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-1LyonLyon9000
25.02.2017French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp1-2MonacoMonaco9000
01.03.2017French CupPlay-offsQuevillyQuevilly1-2GuingampGuingamp2300
04.03.2017French Ligue 1MontpellierMontpellier1-1GuingampGuingamp9010
11.03.2017French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp5-0BastiaBastia9010
18.03.2017French Ligue 1AngersAngers3-0GuingampGuingamp9000
31.03.2017French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp1-0NancyNancy9000
04.04.2017French CupPlay-offsFréjus Saint-RaphaëlFréjus Saint-Raphaël0-1GuingampGuingamp9000
09.04.2017French Ligue 1ParisParis4-0GuingampGuingamp9000
15.04.2017French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-1ToulouseToulouse9010
22.04.2017French Ligue 1LOSCLOSC3-0GuingampGuingamp2600
25.04.2017French CupPlay-offsAngersAngers2-0GuingampGuingamp9000
29.04.2017French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp0-2St-ÉtienneSt-Étienne9000
06.05.2017French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp4-0DijonDijon9021

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General info

  • Name: Jimmy Briand
  • Position: Forward
  • Date of birth (Age): 02/08/1985 (30)
  • Country: France
  • Squad number: 0
  • Club: Guingamp ( FRA)

  • Height: 180cm
  • Weight: 74kg

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (First round)
    15/09/05: Rennes 3-1 Osasuna
  • National team: UEFA European Under-17 Championship (Qualifying round)
    14/10/01: France 2-1 Greece

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

France U-21134
France U-1931
France MERI40
France U-1741

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
UEFA Europa League
Last updated: 27/02/2015 11:45 CET