Kévin Théophile-Catherine

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Kévin Théophile-Catherine
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Théophile-Catherine playing for Rennes in 2010
Personal information
Date of birth (1989-10-28) 28 October 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth Saint-Brieuc, France
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Saint-Étienne
(on loan from Cardiff City)
Number 2
Youth career
2005–2009 Rennes
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2013 Rennes 86 (3)
2013– Cardiff City 28 (0)
2014– Saint-Étienne (loan) 29 (0)
National team
2008–2009 France U20 4 (0)
2010 France U21 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 May 2015.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 June 2011

Kévin Théophile-Catherine (born 28 October 1989) is a French professional footballer who plays as a defender for French club Saint-Étienne on loan from Cardiff City.

Career[edit]

Stade Rennais[edit]

Théophile-Catherine spent more than six seasons with Rennes, playing a key role as they won the French Under-18 Cup in 2007 and the National Under-19 trophy a year later.

He made his first team debut against Le Mans in the League Cup and made his first French League appearance in a goalless draw against Lille, both during 2009, while he signed a first professional contract in the same year.

Théophile-Catherine made almost 100 first team appearances for Rennes amassing more than 60 of those between the 2011–12 and 2012–13 seasons.

Cardiff City[edit]

Théophile-Catherine signed for Cardiff City on a four-year deal on 31 August 2013 for a reported fee of €2.4 million (£2.1 million).[1] He made his debut for Cardiff City on 14 September 2013, playing the full 90 minutes in a 1-1 draw against Hull City.[2]

Saint-Étienne[edit]

On 18 August 2014, Théophile-Catherine signed for Saint-Étienne on loan until the end of the 2014–15 season with an option to buy.[3]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 13 April 2015.
Club Performance League Cup League Cup Europe Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
France League French Cup League Cup Europa League Total
2008–09 Rennes Ligue 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2009-10 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 0
2010-11 26 2 3 0 2 0 31 2
2011-12 36 0 4 0 2 0 6 0 46 0
2012-13 29 0 3 0 1 0 33 0
2013-14 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
2008–14 Rennes Total 98 2 10 0 6 0 6 0 120 0
2014–15 Saint-Étienne (Loan) Ligue 1 26 0 4 0 2 0 5 0 37 0
England League FA Cup League Cup Europe Total
2013–14 Cardiff City Premier League 28 0 2 0 0 0 30 0
2014–15 Championship 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
2013– Cardiff City Total 28 0 2 0 1 0 31 0
Career Total 152 2 16 0 9 0 11 0 188 2

Honours[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kevin Theophile-Catherine joins Cardiff City, confirms Mackay". BBC Sport. 31 August 2013. Retrieved 31 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "Hull City 1-1 Cardiff City". BBC Sport. 14 September 2013. Retrieved 17 September 2013. 
  3. ^ "Théophile-Catherine makes Saint-Étienne switch". Cardiff City. 19 August 2014. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 

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