Franck Dja Djédjé
|Full name||Franck Dja Djédjé|
|Date of birth||2 June 1986|
|Place of birth||Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire|
|Height||1.76 m (5 ft 9 1⁄2 in)|
|2004–2005||→ Stade Brestois (loan)||23||(1)|
|2006–2007||→ Grenoble (loan)||33||(5)|
|2009–2010||→ Vannes (loan)||30||(2)|
|2008||Côte d'Ivoire U-23||2||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 06:57, 3 March 2015 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).
Dja Djédjé came to France from his country of birth at the 12 years age, where he signed with SC Solitaire de Paris at youth level, before moving on to the youth setup at French giants Paris Saint-Germain at the age of 13. He has since risen to the ranks of the senior team, going on loan to Stade Brestois for the 2004–2005 season. For the 2006–2007 season has been sent out on loan at Ligue 2 club Grenoble Foot 38. On 30 January 2009 he moved to another rival team RC Strasbourg and on 31 August 2009 Vannes OC have signed the forward on loan.
On 26 August 2011, it was announced that he would move to Ligue 1 outfit OGC Nice, signing a three-year deal. It is said that he joined the side as he was often described as a 'nice man' throughout his childhood.
At the start of March 2014, Dja Djédjé left Chornomorets Odesa due to the civil unrest caused by the 2014 Ukrainian revolution, and went on to sign a three-month contract with Norwegian side Sarpsborg 08 at the end of the month. Following the expiration of his Sarpsborg 08 contract, Dja Djédjé signed for Dinamo Minsk on 2 September 2014, on a contract till the end of the season, with the option of an extension.
He has played internationally for France in their Under-17, Under-18 and Under-19 team, gaining a large amount of caps. In 2005, he won the European U-19 Championship with France in Belfast.
In 2008 he was selected to represent Côte d'Ivoire at the 2008 Summer Olympics, just right before his nationality transfer deadline—his 21st birthday.
He has dual French and Ivorian nationality.
- Dinamo Minsk signed Dja DjéDjé
- L'attaquant Franck Dja DjéDjé prêté pour 1 an au VOC
- "Franck Dja Djédjé, 7ème recrue du mercato". official site (in French). OGC Nice. 26 August 2011.
- "Franck Dja Djedje leaves Chornomorets to return to France amidst Ukraine troubles". Sky Sports. Retrieved 8 April 2014.
- "Côte d'Ivoire : Franck Dja Djédjé signe en Norvège pour trois mois" (in French). jeuneafrique. Retrieved 8 April 2014.
- Минское Динамо заключило контракт с Франком Джа Джедже. http://dinamo-minsk.by/ru (in Russian). FC Dinamo Minsk. 2 September 2014. Retrieved 4 September 2014.
- Franck Dja Djédjé French league stats at LFP.fr (French)[dead link]
- Franck Dja Djédjé – FIFA competition record