Jean Nicolas

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Jean Nicolas
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Personal information
Full name Jean Edouard Marie Nicolas
Date of birth 9 June 1913
Place of birth Nanterre, France
Date of death 8 September 1978(1978-09-08) (aged 65)
Playing position Striker
Youth career
FC Rouen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1932–1939 FC Rouen 159 (195)
National team
1933–1938 France France 25 (21)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Jean Edouard Marie Nicolas (9 June 1913 – 8 September 1978) was a French international footballer.

Born in Nanterre, Nicolas played club soccer for FC Rouen, and appeared in the 1934 and 1938 World Cup squads for France, and scored two goals in the 1938 tournament.

He scored a total of 21 goals in 25 international games between 1933 and 1938, making him the tenth-highest goalscorer for France.

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