Ibrahima Tandia

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Ibrahima Tandia
Personal information
Full name Ibrahima Tandia
Date of birth (1993-07-12) 12 July 1993 (age 21)
Place of birth Longjumeau, France
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)[1]
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
Free agent
Youth career
2000–2004 Massy
2004–2006 Boulogne-Billancourt
2006–2011 Sochaux
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2013 Caen 1 (0)
National team
2008–2009 France U16 16 (3)
2009–2010 France U17 14 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 28 August 2011.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 28 August 2011

Ibrahima Tandia (born 12 July 1993 in Longjumeau) is a French football player of Senegalese descent.

Career[edit]

He plays as either an attacking midfielder and began his career playing for local amateur clubs in Paris before joining professional club Sochaux in 2006. After five years with the club, Tandia joined Caen on a three-year deal, despite interest from English clubs Newcastle United and Chelsea.[2] He was assigned the number 26 shirt and made his professional debut on 28 August 2011 appearing as a substitute in a 3–2 defeat to Rennes.[3] At international level, Tandia is a France youth international having represented his nation at under-16 and under-17 level.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ibrahima Tandia: Yahoo! Sports France Profile". Yahoo! (in French). Retrieved 28 August 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Malherbe lance le pari Ibrahima Tandia". Ouest-France (in French). 12 April 2011. Retrieved 28 August 2011. 
  3. ^ "Rennes v. Caen Match Report". Ligue de Football Professionnel (in French). 28 August 2011. Retrieved 28 August 2011. 

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