Fouad Yaha

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Fouad Yaha
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Personal information
Born (1996-08-19) 19 August 1996 (age 23)
Avignon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Height6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight14 st 13 lb (95 kg)[1]
Playing information
Rugby league
PositionWing
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2015–18 Catalans Dragons 68 35 0 0 140
2019– Catalans Dragons 17 15 0 0 60
Total 85 50 0 0 200
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2017 France 4 0 0 0 0
Rugby union
PositionWing
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2018–19 SU Agen 4 2 0 0 10
As of 6 August 2019
Source: [2][3]

Fouad Yaha (born August 19, 1996) is a French rugby league footballer who plays as a winger for the Catalans Dragons in the Super League and France at international level.

Yaha briefly played rugby union for SU Agen before returning to Catalans in 2019.

Background[edit]

Yaha was born in Avignon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France.

Club career[edit]

Yaha made his Super League debut for Catalans Dragons in a 32-24 victory over Hull Kingston Rovers in 2015.[4] At 18 years old, he became the youngest player at the time to have played for the Dragons in Super League.

Yaha was a member of the Catalans team that won the 2018 Challenge Cup. At the end of the 2018 Super League season, Yaha joined Top 14 rugby union club SU Agen, however he returned to rugby league with the Dragons in February 2019.[5]

Personal life[edit]

Yaha is the nephew of former France international Bagdad Yaha, who played in the inaugural season of Super League for Paris Saint-Germain.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Catalans Dragons Equipe Saison 2015". Catalans Dragons site officiel. Catalans Dragons S.A.S.P. 2015. Retrieved 30 June 2015.
  2. ^ loverugbyleague
  3. ^ RLP
  4. ^ http://au.eurosport.com/rugby-league/carney-breathes-fire-into-dragons_sto4693524/story.shtml
  5. ^ Fouad Yaha: Catalans Dragons re-sign winger after rugby union stint with Agen

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