Adrien Rabiot

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Adrien Rabiot
Adrien Rabiot, PSG.JPG
Rabiot in action for PSG
Personal information
Full name Adrien Rabiot
Date of birth (1995-04-03) 3 April 1995 (age 19)
Place of birth Saint-Maurice, France
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Paris Saint-Germain
Number 25
Youth career
2001–2003 Créteil
2003–2004 Alfortville
2004–2008 Créteil
2008 Manchester City
2008–2009 Créteil
2009–2010 Pau
2010–2012 Paris Saint-Germain
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012– Paris Saint-Germain 31 (2)
2013 Toulouse (loan) 13 (1)
National team
2010 France U16 2 (0)
2011–2012 France U17 5 (0)
2012 France U18 1 (0)
2012–2013 France U19 20 (4)
2014– France U20 5 (0)
2013– France U21 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 00:00, 19 May 2014 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 00:00, 2 June 2014 (UTC)

Adrien Rabiot (born 3 April 1995) is a French footballer who plays for Paris Saint-Germain F.C. in Ligue 1, as a central midfielder.

Rabiot is a French youth international, having represented his nation up to under-21 level.

Club career[edit]

Rabiot was born in Saint-Maurice, Val-de-Marne, and played youth football for several teams, including three spells at US Créteil-Lusitanos and a few months at Manchester City. On 2 July 2012, after excelling at the Camp des Loges, he signed his first professional contract agreeing to a three-year deal with Paris Saint-Germain FC.[1]

Rabiot was promoted to the senior team by manager Carlo Ancelotti ahead of the 2012–13 season.[2] In the club's pre-season he started in the penalty shootout defeat to FC Barcelona,[3] and, on 26 August, played his first game in Ligue 1, a 0–0 home draw against FC Girondins de Bordeaux.[4]

Rabiot made his UEFA Champions League debut on 6 November 2012, playing injury in a 4–0 group stage home win over GNK Dinamo Zagreb.[5] In January of the following year he was loaned to fellow top-divisioner Toulouse FC,[6] scoring his first professional goal on 9 March 2013 which was the game's only at Stade Brestois 29, from 25 yards.[7]

International career[edit]

On 13 August 2013, aged just 18, Rabiot made his first appearance for the French under-21 team, starting in a 0–0 friendly draw with Germany in Freiburg.[8]

Honours[edit]

PSG

Statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

As of 17 May 2014[9]
Club Season League Cup[nb 1] Europe[nb 2] Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Paris SG 2012–13 6 0 2 0 1 0 9 0
Total 6 0 2 0 1 0 9 0
Toulouse 2012–13 13 1 0 0 13 1
Total 13 1 0 0 0 0 13 1
Paris SG 2013–14 25 2 3 1 6 0 27 3
Career total 44 2 5 1 7 0 55 4

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Includes Coupe de France, Coupe de la Ligue, Trophée des champions
  2. ^ Includes UEFA Super Cup

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Premier contrat professionnel pour Adrien Rabiot" [First professional contract for Adrien Rabiot]. Paris Saint-Germain F.C. (in French). 12 July 2012. Retrieved 26 August 2012. 
  2. ^ "Rabiot, la dernière surprise signée Ancelotti" [Rabiot, the last surprise signed Ancelotti]. Le 10 Sport (in French). 5 August 2012. Retrieved 26 August 2012. 
  3. ^ "PSG: Le fabuleux destin d’Adrien Rabiot" [PSG: The fabulous destiny of Adrien Rabiot]. Le Parisien (in French). 8 August 2012. Retrieved 26 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "Feuille de match Paris Saint-Germain v. Bordeaux" [Paris Saint-Germain v. Bordeaux match report]. Ligue de Football Professionnel (in French). 26 August 2012. Retrieved 26 August 2012. 
  5. ^ "Le PSG aux portes de la qualification" [PSG on the verge of qualification]. UEFA.com (in French). 6 November 2012. Retrieved 15 February 2014. 
  6. ^ "Adrien Rabiot prêté à Toulouse" [Adrien Rabiot loaned to Toulouse]. Paris Saint-Germain F.C. (in French). 31 January 2014. Retrieved 15 February 2014. 
  7. ^ "Stade Brestois-TFC (0–1): Rabiot relance Toulouse" [Stade Brestois-TFC (0–1): Rabiot puts Toulouse back on track]. Eurosport (in French). 9 March 2013. Retrieved 15 February 2014. 
  8. ^ "Amical: Allemagne-France (0–0)" [Friendly: Germany-France (0–0)]. Foot 365 (in French). 13 August 2013. Retrieved 15 February 2014. 
  9. ^ "A. Rabiot". Soccerway. Retrieved 15 February 2014. 

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