David Grondin

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David Grondin
Personal information
Full name David Grondin
Date of birth (1980-05-08) 8 May 1980 (age 36)
Place of birth Juvisy-sur-Orge, France
Playing position Left Back
Youth career
1994–1998 AS Saint-Etienne
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998–2003 Arsenal 1 (0)
1999–2000 Saint-Étienne (loan) 0 (0)
2000–2001 Cannes (loan) 31 (0)
2001–2002 Beveren (loan) 29 (3)
2003 Dunfermline Athletic (loan) 13 (0)
2003–2004 Dunfermline Athletic 14 (0)
2004–2005 Stade Brest 35 (2)
2005–2008 Mouscron 78 (4)
2008–2009 KV Mechelen 14 (0)
2009–2010 Mons 33 (1)
2010 Brussels 9 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

David Grondin (born 8 May 1980 in Juvisy-sur-Orge, Essonne) is a former French footballer. Grondin, who played as a left back, featured for Arsenal as well as several French and Belgian clubs as well. [1][2]

Career[edit]

Grondin, featuring as a winger, played in 1994 for Saint-Étienne in his youth career. He then left the greens to join Arsenal in 1998 for £500,000. While at the gunners, Grondin was in 1999 loaned back out to Saint Etienne. He also joined on loan AS Cannes in 2000 as well as that of K. S. K. Beveren of the Belgian First Division A a season later. In all Grondin made, at and away from Highbury 4 appearances as a whole.[1]

He then after leaving Beveren linked up with Dunfermline Athletic in a short term move that was later made permanent. At Dunfermline Grondin scored once against that of Rangers in the Scottish Cup.[3] Whilst at Dunfermline he also played in the 2004 Scottish Cup Final, where he won a Runners Up Medal. In 2004 he moved on towards Ligue 2 club Stade Brestois. On 6 August 2009, Mons signed the French left back from KV Mechelen. Grondin then stayed at Mons for the following season. He then made the switch to Brussels F. C. where he brought his footballing career to its finality. [1][2][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "David Grondin". Arsenal.com. 
  2. ^ a b "David Grondin: Bio". Eurosport.com. 
  3. ^ "Pars battlers earn replay". BBC. 23 March 2003. Retrieved 28 March 2010. 
  4. ^ "David Grondin: Profile". Football Database.eu. 

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