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Personal information
Full name Didier Deschamps
Date of birth 15 October 1968 (1968-10-15) (age 53)
Place of birth Bayonne, France
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8+12 in)
Playing position Midfielder (retired)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1985–1989
1989–1990
1990–1991
1991–1994
1994–1999
1999–2000
2000–2001
Nantes
Olympique Marseille
Girondins Bordeaux
Olympique Marseille
Juventus
Chelsea
Valencia
National team
1989–2000 France
Teams managed
2001–2005
2006–2007
2009–2012
2012–
Monaco
Juventus
Marseille
France
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Didier Deschamps (born 15 October 1968) is a former French football player. He has played for Juventus, Marseille, Nantes, Bordeaux, Chelsea, Valencia, and the French national team.

He won the World Cup with France in 1998. As manager, he helped France win the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Club career statistics

Club performance League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
France League Coupe de France Europe Total
1985/86 Nantes Division 1 7 0 - 1 0 8 0
1986/87 19 0 - 2 0 21 0
1987/88 30 2 - - 30 2
1988/89 36 1 1 0 - 37 1
1989/90 19 1 4 2 - 23 3
1989/90 Olympique Marseille Division 1 17 1 3 1 4 0 24 2
1990/91 Girondins Bordeaux Division 1 29 3 5 0 4 0 38 3
1991/92 Olympique Marseille Division 1 36 4 11 0 4 0 51 4
1992/93 36 1 7 0 11 0 54 1
1993/94 34 0 8 0 - 42 0
Italy League Coppa Italia Europe Total
1994/95 Juventus Serie A 14 1 2 0 6 0 22 1
1995/96 30 2 13 0 8 0 51 2
1996/97 26 1 7 1 10 0 43 2
1997/98 25 0 15 0 8 0 48 0
1998/99 28 0 9 0 9 0 46 0
England League FA Cup Europe Total
1999/00 Chelsea Premier League 26 0 16 0 13 1 55 1
Spain League Copa del Rey Europe Total
2000/01 Valencia La Liga 13 0 2 0 7 0 22 0
Country France 263 13 39 3 26 0 328 16
Italy 123 4 46 1 41 0 210 5
England 26 0 16 0 13 1 55 1
Spain 13 0 2 0 7 0 22 0
Total 425 17 103 4 87 1 615 22

International career statistics

France national team
Year Apps Goals
1989 5 2
1990 6 1
1991 6 0
1992 11 0
1993 8 0
1994 4 0
1995 5 0
1996 12 0
1997 6 1
1998 17 0
1999 9 0
2000 14 0
Total 103 4

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