Michaël Guigou

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Michaël Guigou
Michaël Guigou (Montpellier HB) - Handball player of France (1).jpg
Personal information
Born (1982-01-28) 28 January 1982 (age 33)
Apt, France
Nationality French
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 78 kilograms (172 lb)
Playing position Left wing
Club information
Current club Montpellier Handball
Number 14
Senior clubs
1999– Montpellier Handball
National team
  France 196 (687)[1]

Michaël Guigou (born 28 January 1982) is a French handball player having played since the start of his career (in 1999) for Montpellier Handball.[2]

Regular member of the France national handball team, he was on the team that won the gold medal at two Olympics (2008 and 2012),[3] three World championships (2009, 2011, 2015) and three European championships (2006, 2010, 2014). During the final at the 2009 world championship, he was the highest scorer in one match with 10 goals (including 7 penalties out of 7) and finished as highest scorer of the French team with 52 goals.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2015 World Championship Roster" (PDF). IHF. Retrieved 15 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Michaël Guigou". 2012 Summer Olympics. Retrieved 31 August 2012. 
  3. ^ at Sports Reference