Guy Poitevin

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Guy Poitevin
Personal information
Date of birth (1927-10-19)October 19, 1927
Place of birth Entrains-sur-Nohain (Nièvre), France
Date of death December 2, 2008(2008-12-02) (aged 81)
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Defender, Manager
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1949–1951 Lille
1951–1956 Nice
Teams managed
1962–1963 Lille
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Guy Poitevin is a former French footballer and manager, born 19 October 1927 in Entrains-sur-Nohain (Nièvre) and died 2 December 2008.[1]

A very tall (1m 81) defender, he played for Lille, before a brilliant career at Nice. With the aiglons, he won the Cup-League double in 1952, won the Cup again in 1954 and the Championship again in 1956.



  1. ^ on the site La Voix du Nord accessed 12 January 2009