Didier Deschamps

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Birthday
15, 1968
Birthplace
Bayonne, France
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
15, 1968 (age 49)
Birthplace
Bayonne, France

About

Former defensive midfielder with several top European clubs. He won the 1998 FIFA World Cup with the French national team.

Before Fame

He began his youth career with Bayonne and Nantes, and he played the first four seasons of his professional career with Nantes.

Trivia

He began coaching the French national team after coach Laurent Blanc resigned following the team's quarterfinal loss to Spain in Euro 2012.

Family Life

He grew up in Bayonne, France.

Associated With

He played alongside Lilian Thuram on the French national team from 1994 to 2000.