Soccer player who was named to La Liga's Team of the Year for 2013-14 as a member of Athletic Bilbao. He began representing France at the under-17 level and earned more than 50 caps as a youth player.
He played rugby in addition to soccer as a child. He began his youth soccer career with SU Agen Football in 2000.
In 2010, he became just the second French player ever to play for Athletic Bilbao.
He has been in a relationship with Sara Botello.