Aïssa Mandi

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Aïssa Mandi
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Mandi in 2014
Personal information
Date of birth (1991-10-22) October 22, 1991 (age 23)
Place of birth Châlons-en-Champagne, France
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Right back
Club information
Current team
Number 23
Youth career
0000–2009 Reims
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009– Reims 107 (3)
National team
2014- Algeria 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 January 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Aïssa Mandi (Arabic: عيسى ماندي‎; born October 22, 1991 in Châlons-en-Champagne) is an Algerian football player. He currently plays for as a right back for Ligue 1 side Stade de Reims.


Mandi was born in the town of Châlons-en-Champagne in Northern France to Algerian parents from Oran.[1][2] In 2009, he passed his French baccalaureat, equivalent of A-levels.


He has started to play football at the age of 8 in Stade de Reims. But, on August 20, 2010, Mandi made his professional debut as a starter for Stade de Reims in a Ligue 2 match against Le Havre.[3]In a match against Paris Saint Germain, he scored two own goals.

International career[edit]

While he was also eligible to play for France, Mandi decided to play for Algeria and made his debut for them on 5 March 2014 in a 2-0 victory over Slovenia. He was one of the revelations of the Algerian national football team during the 2014 World Cup in Brasil.


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