French attacking midfielder and winger who joined Manchester City in 2011 after spending three seasons with Arsenal. He became a member of the French national team in 2007 and was named the UNFP Ligue 1 Young Player of the Year in 2007 and French Player of the Year in 2010.
He began his youth career with Marseille at age 10.
He helped lead Marseille to a UEFA Intertoto Cup Championship in 2005.
He briefly dated tennis player Tatiana Golovin. He was born to Hamid Nasri and Ouassila Ben Said.
He was teammates with Thierry Henry on France's national team from 2007 to 2010.