Thierry Tusseau

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Thierry Tusseau
Personal information
Date of birth (1958-01-19) 19 January 1958 (age 59)
Place of birth Nogent-sur-Marne, France
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Left Back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1975–1983 Nantes 237 (12)
1983–1986 Bordeaux 92 (3)
1986–1988 RC Paris 49 (1)
1988–1991 Reims 88 (2)
Total 466 (18)
National team
1977–1986 France 22 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Thierry Tusseau (born 19 January 1958 in Nogent-sur-Marne,[1] Val-de-Marne) is a former football defender from France. As a player of French side Girondins de Bordeaux (1983–1986), he was a member of the French team in the 1986 FIFA World Cup and the team that won the European Championship in 1984.

Club career[edit]

Throughout his career, Tusseau played for FC Nantes-Atlantique (1977–1983), Girondins de Bordeaux (1983–1986), RC Paris (1986–1987), Matra Racing (1987–1988), and Stade de Reims (1988–1991).

International career[edit]

Tusseau was a member of the French team that won the 1984 European Championship on home soil and also later took part at the 1986 FIFA World Cup with France. In total, he earned 22 international caps (no goals) for the French national team during the 1970s and 1980s.