Corinne Diacre

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Corinne Diacre
Personal information
Full name Corinne Diacre
Date of birth (1974-08-04) 4 August 1974 (age 40)
Place of birth Croix, France
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Clermont Foot (manager)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1988–2007 Soyaux
National team
1993–2005 France 121 (14)
Teams managed
2007– France women (assistant)
2010–2014 Soyaux
2014– Clermont Foot
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Corinne Diacre (born 4 August 1974) is a French former football defender. She played throughout her career for ASJ Soyaux in Division 1.[1]

She was a member of the French national team since the age of 18, and took part in the 2003 World Cup and the 1997, 2001 and 2005 European Championships, serving as the team's captain.[2] She is the third most capped French player with 121 games.[3]

She previously served as Soyaux's manager[4] and the French national team's assistant manager.[5]

In 2014, Clermont Foot appointed her as the replacement for Helena Costa.[6]

Diacre became the first woman to coach a men's professional soccer team (Clermont Foot) in a competitive match in France on August 4, 2014, her 40th birthday.[7]

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