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: 17/05/2016 03:07 CET
15.08.2015French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp0-1LyonLyon1700
22.08.2015French Ligue 1BastiaBastia3-0GuingampGuingamp9000
28.08.2015French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-0MarseilleMarseille9001
12.09.2015French Ligue 1NiceNice0-1GuingampGuingamp9001
19.09.2015French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-1AjaccioAjaccio9011
22.09.2015French Ligue 1ParisParis3-0GuingampGuingamp1800
27.09.2015French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp3-3MonacoMonaco9000
03.10.2015French Ligue 1TroyesTroyes0-1GuingampGuingamp9000
17.10.2015French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp1-1LOSCLOSC9010
24.10.2015French Ligue 1AngersAngers0-0GuingampGuingamp9000
31.10.2015French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-2LorientLorient9010
07.11.2015French Ligue 1CaenCaen2-1GuingampGuingamp9000
21.11.2015French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-0ToulouseToulouse9000
25.11.2015French League CupThird roundAjaccioAjaccio0-1GuingampGuingamp7200
29.11.2015French Ligue 1St-ÉtienneSt-Étienne3-0GuingampGuingamp9000
02.12.2015French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp1-2ReimsReims4000
19.12.2015French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp0-2RennesRennes9000
03.01.2016French CupNinth roundChantillyChantilly0-4GuingampGuingamp9010
10.01.2016French Ligue 1MarseilleMarseille0-0GuingampGuingamp9000
13.01.2016French League CupQuarter-finalsGuingampGuingamp0-0
16.01.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-2NantesNantes9000
30.01.2016French Ligue 1ToulouseToulouse1-2GuingampGuingamp8610
03.02.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp4-0TroyesTroyes9003
06.02.2016French Ligue 1AjaccioAjaccio0-0GuingampGuingamp9000
13.02.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-4BordeauxBordeaux9000
20.02.2016French Ligue 1LorientLorient4-3GuingampGuingamp9010
27.02.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-2AngersAngers9000
06.03.2016French Ligue 1LyonLyon5-1GuingampGuingamp9000
12.03.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-0St-ÉtienneSt-Étienne9010
19.03.2016French Ligue 1ReimsReims0-1GuingampGuingamp9000
02.04.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-2MontpellierMontpellier9000
09.04.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp0-2ParisParis9000
17.04.2016French Ligue 1RennesRennes0-3GuingampGuingamp9010
24.04.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp1-1CaenCaen9000
30.04.2016French Ligue 1MonacoMonaco3-2GuingampGuingamp9000
07.05.2016French Ligue 1LOSCLOSC0-0GuingampGuingamp9000
14.05.2016French Ligue 1GuingampGuingamp2-3NiceNice9001

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

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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