Marc Planus

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Marc Planus
Marc Planus.jpg
Personal information
Full name Marc Planus[1]
Date of birth (1982-03-07) 7 March 1982 (age 36)
Place of birth Bordeaux, France
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Defender
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2015 Bordeaux 330 (5)
National team
2010 France 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Marc Planus (born 7 March 1982) is a French retired football central defender. A one-club man, he played his entire professional career for his local club FC Girondins de Bordeaux.

Club career[edit]


Planus made his league debut on 9 November 2002, against Rennes. He went on to play seventeen games in Ligue 1 in the 2002–03 season.[2]

It was the first of more than 200 league matches. In 2006–07 and 2008–09 he won the Coupe de la Ligue and in both 2008–09 and 2009–10 he won the Trophée des Champions. At the end of the 2014/2015 Ligue 1 season, Planus announced his retirement from football. [3]

Planus during training at Bordeaux

International career[edit]

Planus was called up for the French squad for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, although France was eliminated in the group stage. In 2010, he played his first game for the French national team. He played his first match against Tunisia.




  1. ^ "FIFA World Cup South Africa 2010 – List of Players" (PDF). Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA). Retrieved 5 June 2013. 
  2. ^ "Marc PLANUS". Archived from the original on 12 June 2010. Retrieved 5 October 2011. 
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