Benjamin Corgnet

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Benjamin Corgnet
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Personal information
Full name Benjamin Corgnet
Date of birth (1987-04-06) 6 April 1987 (age 30)
Place of birth Thionville, France
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Saint-Étienne
Number 8
Youth career
1998–2004 Saint-Genis Laval
2004–2009 Millery-Vourles
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2010 Monts d'Or Azergues 21 (3)
2010–2012 Dijon 72 (12)
2012–2013 Lorient 26 (5)
2013– Saint-Étienne 70 (8)
2016 Saint-Étienne II 7 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 27 December 2016.

Benjamin Corgnet (born 6 April 1987 in Thionville) is a French football player who currently plays for French club AS Saint-Étienne in Ligue 1, having joined from Lorient in July 2013.[1] He plays as a midfielder and joined his first professional side, Dijon in 2010 after a stint with amateur club Monts d'Or Azergues in the Championnat de France amateur 2, the fifth division of French football.[2]

Corgnet joined Lorient from Dijon on September 4, 2012 in a €6 million deal.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Benjamin Corgnet file a Saint Etienne" (in French). Ouest-France. 10 July 2013. Retrieved 24 July 2013. 
  2. ^ "Benjamin Corgnet a pris le temps d'étudier" (in French). Ouest-France. 21 September 2011. Retrieved 1 November 2011. 
  3. ^ "Chelsea FC and Liverpool FC target Benjamin Corgnet joins Lorient". CrunchSports.com. 5 September 2012. 

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