Francis Litsingi

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Franci Litsingi
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Personal information
Full name Francis Litsingi
Date of birth (1986-09-10) 10 September 1986 (age 30)
Place of birth Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC Zbrojovka Brno
Youth career
2003–2005 Saint Michel d'Ouenzé
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2006 Saint Michel d'Ouenzé 22 (20)
2006–2008 Cotonsport Garoua ? (15)
2008–2010 Újpest FC 0 (0)
2008–2010 Kecskeméti TE (loan) 46 (12)
2010–2013 Kecskeméti TE 67 (16)
2013–2015 FK Teplice 68 (23)
2015–2016 Sparta Prague 5 (1)
2016 Gaziantep BB (loan) 12 (0)
2016– FC Zbrojovka Brno (loan) 3 (0)
National team
2011– Congo 9 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 4 July 2016nationalgoals1 = 0.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 4 July 2016

Francis Litsingi (born 10 September 1986) is a Congolese football striker who currently plays for FC Zbrojovka Brno in the Czech Synot liga on loan from Sparta.

Club career[edit]

Listingi started out at Brazzaville club Saint Michel d'Ouenzé where at the age of 19 he enjoyed a very successful season scoring 20 goals in the league and becoming the league's top goalscorer for the 2005/06 season. His success at Saint Michel provoked interest from Cameroon Première Division teams with Cotonsport winning the battle for his services in the 2006/07 season, Litsingi proved to be a great talent scoring 15 goals in the league becoming top goalscorer and numerous goals in the CAF Champions League.

In June 2007 Litsingi trialled with Swiss Super League side Neuchâtel Xamax.[1] He also attracted interest from Hungarian League side Diósgyőri VTK.[2][3] In August 2007 Litsingi trialled with Iranian giants Persepolis F.C. and were close to inking a one-year deal but the deal fell through.[4] In 2008 he signed with Újpest FC (3 years contract) in the Hungarian First Division, but Litsingi had loaned to Kecskeméti TE. On 18 January 2013 he signed a 3-year contract with Czech first league team FK Teplice.

Gaziantep BB[edit]

On 6 January 2016 it was confirmed that Listingi had signed a 1,5-year contract with Gaziantep BB in Turkey.[5]