Charley Roussel Fomen

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Charley Fomen
Personal information
Full name Charley Roussel Fomen
Date of birth (1989-07-09) 9 July 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth Buea, Cameroon
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current team
Leiknir Reykjavík
Number 2
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2008 Mount Cameroon 23 (5)
2008–2009 Panthère Bangangté 15 (–)
2009–2011 Marseille 10 (3)
2010–2011 Dijon (loan) 30 (2)
2011–2014 Clermont Foot 78 (3)
2015– Leiknir Reykjavík
National team
2009 Cameroon U20[1] 17 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 27 May 2011.

Charley Roussel Fomen (born 9 July 1989 in Buea) is a Cameroonian footballer who plays for Icelandic club Leiknir Reykjavík as a left defender.

Club career[edit]

Fomen began his professional career in 2007 with Mount Cameroon FC, moving in the following year to Panthère de Bangangté.[2]

On 17 April 2009, he had his first abroad experience, signing with French club Olympique de Marseille, who had already scouted the player.[3] During his first season, he did not appear in the league, as the club won the title.

On 1 July 2010, Fomen was loaned to second level's Dijon FCO, in a season-long move.

On 3 August 2011, Fomen moved to Ligue 2 side Clermont Foot on free transfer.[4]

International career[edit]

Fomen earned his first call-up for the U-17 of Cameroon on 27 July 2006, being summoned for a training camp in his hometown of Buea.[5]


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  2. ^ Fomen pour remplacer Taiwo? (Fomen to replace Taiwo?) Archived May 4, 2009, at the Wayback Machine.; OM Planète (French)
  3. ^ Charley Roussel Fomen: Je veux m’imposer à Marseille (Charley Roussel Fomen: I want to impose myself in Marseille) Archived May 8, 2009, at the Wayback Machine.; CamFoot, 17 April 2009 (French)
  4. ^ Charley Fomen nouvelle recrue Archived September 28, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.; Clermont Foot (French)
  5. ^ Briefs: Junior Lions Camp In Buea; Post News Line, 27 July 2006

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