Matthias Lepiller

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Matthias Lepiller
Personal information
Date of birth (1988-06-12) 12 June 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth Le Havre, France
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Novara
Number 30
Youth career
2003–2004 Le Havre
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2006 Le Havre 2 (0)
2006–2012 Fiorentina 0 (0)
2008–2009 Grasshopper (loan) 4 (0)
2009–2011 Eupen (loan) 37 (13)
2011–2012 Hellas Verona (loan) 13 (4)
2012– Novara 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 13 October 2012.
† Appearances (Goals).

Matthias Lepiller (born 12 June 1988) is a French footballer who plays in Italy for Novara Calcio as a forward.

Career[edit]

Le Havre[edit]

He made two appearances for Le Havre AC before joining ACF Fiorentina at age of 18 on free transfer in 2006. He made his Ligue 2 debut against AS Nancy, 3 December 2004.

Fiorentina[edit]

In July 2008 he rejected a transfer to Queens Park Rangers on loan.[citation needed] In August was loaned out to Grasshopper-Club Zürich, he turned back on 12 January 2009 to ACF Fiorentina.[1] The French player was then loaned out to K.A.S. Eupen from 2009 to 2011[2] and subsequently to Hellas Verona.[3]

On 16 September 2009, it was announced that Fiorentina was ordered by FIFA to pay Le Havre €600,000 for signing Lepiller in 2006.[4][5] La viola appealed, but the Court of Arbitration for Sport upheld the decision.[6]

On 30 August 2012, Lepiller joined Serie B side Novara Calcio.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.20min.ch/sport/sporttelegramm/story/28323663
  2. ^ "Fiorentina: ceduti due giovani" (in Italian). ANSA. 2009-01-23. Retrieved 2009-01-24. [dead link]
  3. ^ "Matthias Lepiller transferred from Fiorentina to Verona on a loan". Soccerfame. September 2011. Retrieved 2011-12-02. 
  4. ^ "Viola hit with poaching fine". Sky Sports. 16 September 2009. Retrieved 16 September 2009. 
  5. ^ "Affaire Lepiller : la Fiorentina condamnée, les droits du HAC reconnus" (in French). Le Havre AC. 2009-09-16. Retrieved 6 March 2014. 
  6. ^ "Dossier Lepiller : le TAS a rendu son verdict". Le Havre (in French). 17 February 2011. Retrieved 23 May 2011. 
  7. ^ "Matthias Lepiller transferred from Fiorentina to Novara on a free transfer". Soccerfame. 2012-08-30. Retrieved 2012-10-13. 

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