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Patrick Vieira
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Vieira as New York City head coach in 2016
Personal information
Full name Patrick Vieira
Date of birth 23 June 1976 (1976-06-23) (age 44)
Place of birth Dakar, Senegal
Height 1.93 m
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current club Nice (manager)
Youth career
1984–1986 FC Trappes
1986–1991 FC Drouais
1991–1993 Tours
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994–1995 Cannes 49 (2)
1995–1996 Milan 2 (0)
1996–2005 Arsenal 279 (29)
2005–2006 Juventus 31 (5)
2006–2010 Inter Milan 67 (6)
2010–2011 Manchester City 28 (3)
Total 456 (45)
National team
1995–1996 France U21 7 (0)
1997–2009 France 107 (6)
Teams managed
2016–2018 New York City
2018– Nice
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Patrick Vieira (born 23 June 1976) is a French professional football head coach and former player. He is the manager of Nice. He played for Manchester City and 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
1993/94 Cannes Division 1 5 0 - - 5 0
1994/95 31 2 - 4 1 35 3
1995/96 13 0 - - 13 0
Italy League Coppa Italia Europe Total
1995/96 Milan Serie A 2 0 - 2 0 4 0
England League FA Cup Europe Total
1996/97 Arsenal Premier League 31 2 5 0 1 0 37 2
1997/98 33 2 4 0 2 0 39 2
1998/99 34 3 5 0 3 0 42 3
1999/00 30 2 16 0 14 0 60 2
2000/01 30 6 14 2 12 0 56 8
2001/02 36 2 12 1 11 1 59 4
2002/03 24 3 6 1 12 1 42 5
2003/04 29 3 10 0 7 0 46 3
2004/05 32 6 7 0 6 0 45 6
Italy League Coppa Italia Europe Total
2005/06 Juventus Serie A 31 5 15 2 7 0 53 7
2006/07 Internazionale Milano Serie A 20 1 0 0 4 1 24 2
2007/08 16 3 2 0 3 0 21 3
2008/09 19 1 2 0 3 0 24 1
2009/10 12 1 1 0 2 0 15 1
England League FA Cup Europe Total
2009/10 Manchester City Premier League
Country France 49 2 - 4 1 53 3
Italy 100 11 20 2 21 1 141 14
England 279 29 79 4 68 2 426 35
Total 428 42 99 6 93 4 620 52

International career statistics

France national team
Year Apps Goals
1997 5 0
1998 5 0
1999 8 0
2000 17 0
2001 13 2
2002 12 2
2003 5 0
2004 11 0
2005 7 0
2006 17 2
2007 4 0
2008 2 0
2009 1 0
Total 107 6



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