Roy Contout

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Roy Contout
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Personal information
Date of birth (1985-02-11) February 11, 1985 (age 30)
Place of birth Cayenne, French Guiana, France
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Number 18
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2004 Beauvais 16 (0)
2004–2007 Metz 39 (1)
2007–2009 Amiens 56 (7)
2009–2012 Auxerre 99 (11)
2012–2014 Sochaux 11 (0)
2014– Mouscron-Péruwelz 0 (0)
National team
2012– French Guiana 5 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of July 13, 2012.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of March 26, 2015

Roy Contout (born 11 February 1985 in Cayenne) is a French Guianan football (soccer) striker, he currently plays for Mouscron-Péruwelz.


Contout began his career with Beauvais and signed in summer 2004 for FC Metz.[1] After three years and 39 games, who scores one goal signed in summer 2007 for Amiens SC. On 16 July 2009 AJ Auxerre have signed former Amiens SC striker on a free transfer.[2]

Contout was an unpopular signing with the fans, but he proved his worth to the side with a memorable double at high-flying Lille in a 2–1 victory on 28 February 2010. Contout is currently on trial with English Championship side Sheffield Wednesday, where he has expressed his desire to emulate his hero, former Wednesday midfielder Graham Hyde.[3]


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