Kodjo Afanou

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Kodjo Afanou
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Personal information
Full name Kodjo Julien Afanou
Date of birth (1977-11-21) 21 November 1977 (age 40)
Place of birth Tabligbo, Togo
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Defender
Youth career
1995–1996 Girondins de Bordeaux
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996–2006 Girondins de Bordeaux 194 (4)
2004–2005 Al Ain FC (loan ? (?)
2006–2007 Al-Faisaly ? (0)
2007–2008 Gaziantepspor 17 (0)
2008–2009 Al Hazm 8 (0)
National team
1997 France U-21 12 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Kodjo Afanou (born 21 November 1977 in Tabligbo, Togo) is a French football defender. He currently plays for Al Hazm in Saudi Arabia. He moved to France at a young age.

Football career[edit]

He started his career at Girondins de Bordeaux, signing in January 2004.[1] He made 194 appearances for the club in 10 Ligue 1 seasons, 21 appearances in UEFA Cup and 10 appearances in UEFA Champions League. He left the club in February 2006.[2] He was without a club for a year, before joining Gaziantepspor in January 2007.[3] Afanou was released in January 2008, currently playing for Al-Hazm in Saudi Arabia.

International career[edit]

Afanou was capped for France at U-20 level, in 1997 FIFA World Youth Championship.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Final day of transfers". UEFA.com. 2 February 2004. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 
  2. ^ "Afanou walks out on Bordeaux". UEFA.com. 2 February 2006. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 
  3. ^ "Gaziantepspor snap up Afanou". UEFA.com. 15 January 2007. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 

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