Pierre Laigle

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Pierre Laigle
Personal information
Full name Pierre Laigle
Date of birth (1970-09-09) September 9, 1970 (age 44)
Place of birth Auchel, France
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1990-1996 RC Lens 182 (23)
1996-1999 U.C. Sampdoria 90 (9)
1999-2002 Olympique Lyonnais 70 (5)
2002-2004 Montpellier HSC 40 (1)
2005-2007 AS Saint-Priest 38 (3)
National team
1996-1997 France 8 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Pierre Laigle (born September 9, 1970 in Auchel, France) is a retired French footballer. He last played for AS Saint-Priest in the Championnat de France amateur.

Laigle played for a number of Ligue 1 teams throughout his career, before retiring at the end of the 2006-07 season.

He was in France's preliminary squad of 28 players for the 1998 FIFA World Cup on home soil. However he was one of 6 players axed by head coach Aime Jacquet just before the tournament began. France went on to be victorious in the tournament and become national heroes.[1]


  1. ^ "FRANCE AXE ANELKA; Gunners kid out of this world.". thefreelibrary.com. 24 May 1998. Retrieved 7 November 2013. 

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