Jean-François Larios

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Jean-François Larios
Personal information
Full name Jean-François Larios
Date of birth (1956-08-27) August 27, 1956 (age 59)
Place of birth Sidi Bel Abbès, French Algeria
(now Algeria)
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
Bourbaki de Pau
Jeanne d'Arc du Béarn
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1973–1982 Saint-Étienne 167 (36)
1977–1978 Bastia (loan) 34 (5)
1983 Atlético Madrid 0 (0)
1983–1984 Montreal Manic 6 (1)
1984 Neuchâtel Xamax 13 (5)
1984–1985 Lyon 27 (1)
1985–1986 Strasbourg 19 (0)
1986–1987 Nice 19 (3)
1988 Montpellier 11 (0)
National team
1978–1982 France 17 (5)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (goals)

Jean-François Larios, nicknamed "Turbo" (born August 27, 1956 in Sidi Bel Abbès, Algeria) is a retired football midfielder from France. He earned seventeen international caps (five goals) for the French national team during the late 1970s and early 1980s.[1]

A player of Saint-Étienne, Larios was a member of the French squad in the 1982 World Cup. However, he played only two matches after rumours surfaced that he was having an affair with Michel Platini's wife.[2]

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