Yves Triantafyllos

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Yves Triantafyllos
Personal information
Date of birth (1948-10-27) October 27, 1948 (age 66)
Place of birth Montbrison, France
Height 1,78 m
Playing position Striker
Youth career
1968-1975 Bourg La Reine
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1966–68 AS Saint-Étienne 1 (0)
1968–69 RC Joinville 63 (25)
1969–71 US Boulogne 55 (34)
1971–74 Olympiacos F.C. 80 (58)
1974–75 AS Saint-Étienne 35 (13)
1975–77 FC Nantes 31 (9)
1977–78 FC Rouen 10 (1)
1978–80 Kallithea F.C. 55 (30)
1980–82 AS Roanne 47 (16)
National team
1975 France 1 (0)

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

† Appearances (goals)

Yves Triantafyllos (alternative spellings Triantafil(l)os, Triandafyl(l)os, Triandafil(l)os; Greek: Υβ Τριαντάφυλλος) (born October 27, 1948 in Montbrison, Loire) is a former French-Greek football player who played as a striker. Regarded by many sportsmen as one of the best strikers in Greece in the early 1970s.

He played for French clubs: AS Saint-Étienne, Bataillon Joinville (Division 2), US Boulogne (Division 2), FC Nantes, FC Rouen, AS Roanne and Greek clubs: Olympiakos and Kallithea F.C..

Triantafyllos is a member of national team of France in football tournament of 1968 Summer Olympics but without a cap in four games which played the team of France. In 1975 made his debut for France in friendly home win against Hungary. This is his sole appearance for France.