Jean-Michel Cavalli

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Jean-Michel Cavalli
Personal information
Date of birth (1959-07-13) July 13, 1959 (age 56)
Place of birth Ajaccio, Perancis
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1971–75 GFCO Ajaccio
1975–76 AS Monaco
1976–77 A.C. Boulogne-Billancourt
1977–78 Puteaux C.S. Municipal
1978–79 R.C. Solenzara Ventiseri Solaro
1979–90 GFCO Ajaccio
Teams managed
1990–92 GFCO Ajaccio
1993–94 Al-Nassr
1994–95 Lille OSC (assistant coach)
1995–97 Lille OSC
1997–98 Al-Riyadh
1998–99 GFCO Ajaccio
2000 GFCO Ajaccio
2000–01 RC Paris
2002 Ionikos F.C.
2003–04 US Créteil-Lusitanos
2005–06 U.S. Triestina (manager)
2006–07 Algeria
2007–08 Wydad Casablanca
2008–2010 Nîmes Olympique
2009–2010 Corsica
2012–2013 GFCO Ajaccio
2014–2015 MC Oran
2015– Al- Hilal

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

† Appearances (goals)

Jean-Michel Cavalli (born July 13, 1957 in Propriano) is a French and Corsican licensed professional football manager (3rd degree) and former football player.


Cavalli started his playing career at Gazélec Ajaccio in 1971,[1] also turning out for Corsican sides Bastia SCB (1977–78) and Solenzara (1978–79) before a second spell at Gazélec.

He has managed clubs in Saudi Arabia, France and Morocco, while he took charge of Algeria in 2005.[2][3] Cavalli coached the Corsica national football team, not affiliated with FIFA or UEFA, in a 2009 friendly against Congo.

Managerial career[edit]