Jacques Zimako

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Jacques Zimako
Personal information
Full name Jacques Zimako
Date of birth (1951-12-28) 28 December 1951 (age 65)
Place of birth Lifou, New Caledonia, France
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1972–1977 SC Bastia 134 (42)
1977–1981 AS Saint-Étienne 120 (30)
1981–1983 FC Sochaux-Montbéliard 62 (8)
1983–1985 SC Bastia 68 (10)
National team
1977–1981 France France 13 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Jacques Zimako (born 28 December 1951 in Lifou) is a retired French professional footballer.

Zimako played for SC Bastia,[1] AS Saint-Étienne[2] and FC Sochaux-Montbéliard. He was capped 13 times for France, scoring 2 goals.[3] He was the first footballer of Kanak origin to play for France.