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Marcel Desailly
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Personal information
Full name Marcel Desailly
Date of birth 7 September 1968 (1968-09-07) (age 52)
Place of birth Accra, Ghana
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Defender, Midfielder (retired)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1986-1992
1992-1993
1993-1998
1998-2004
2004-2005
2005-2006
Nantes
Olympique Marseille
Milan
Chelsea
Al-Gharafa
Qatar
National team
1993-2004 France
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Marcel Desailly (born 7 September 1968) is a former French football (Soccer player) player. He has played for France national team.

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
1986/87 Nantes Division 1 13 0 - 2 0 15 0
1987/88 11 0 - - 11 0
1988/89 36 1 - - 36 1
1989/90 36 1 - - 36 1
1990/91 34 1 - - 34 1
1991/92 32 2 - - 32 2
1992/93 Olympique Marseille Division 1 31 1 - 10 1 41 2
1993/94 16 0 7 0 - 23 0
Italy League Coppa Italia Europe Total
1993/94 Milan Serie A 21 1 7 0 6 2 34 3
1994/95 22 1 7 0 10 0 39 1
1995/96 32 2 14 1 7 0 53 3
1996/97 29 1 7 0 5 0 41 1
1997/98 32 0 14 1 - 46 1
England League FA Cup Europe Total
1998/99 Chelsea Premier League 30 0 7 0 7 1 44 1
1999/00 22 1 16 0 16 0 54 1
2000/01 34 2 13 1 1 0 48 3
2001/02 24 1 12 0 2 0 38 1
2002/03 31 2 11 0 1 0 43 2
2003/04 15 0 8 0 8 0 31 0
Qatar League Emir of Qatar Cup Asia Total
2004/05 Al-Gharafa Stars League 28 15 28 15
2005/06 Qatar Stars League 7 0 7 0
Country France 209 6 7 0 12 1 228 7
Italy 136 5 35 2 28 2 199 9
England 156 6 67 1 35 1 258 8
Qatar 35 15 35 15
Total 536 32 109 3 75 4 720 39

International career statistics

France national team
Year Apps Goals
1993 4 0
1994 7 0
1995 7 1
1996 12 0
1997 7 0
1998 13 1
1999 11 0
2000 16 0
2001 12 1
2002 13 0
2003 9 0
2004 5 0
Total 116 3



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