Top Ten Football Players in French Ligue 1 2012
Football players are admired all over the world because of their marvelous and brilliant performance during matches. There are many remarkable players but below is the top ten list of football players in French Ligue 1 2012. So, let’s have a look:
1. Zlatan Ibrahimovic
He was born on 3 October 1981. He is a Swedish professional footballer who plays as a striker for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain and the Swedish national team for which he is captain.
2. Wissam Ben Yedder
He was born 12 August 1990 Sarcelles. He is a French footballer who plays as amid fielder for Toulouse in Ligue 1. He is of Tunisian descent.
3. Alain Traore
He was born on 31 December 1988 in Bobo Dioulasso. He is a Burkinabé football Striker, who presently plays for FC Lorient. Traoré initiated his profession with Planete Champion in his mother country.
4. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
He was born 18 June 1989. He is a Gabonese-French football player who currently plays for French club Saint-Étienne in Ligue 1. Aubameyang also signify Gabon at the global level.
5. Andre-Pierre Gignac
He was born on 5 December 1985. He is a French professional football player who currently plays for French clubMarseille in Ligue 1. He is described as an influential and dodgy “attacker who is recognized for his “aerial existence”.
6. Anthony Modeste
He was born on August 30, 1975 in Grenada. He is a Grenadian football player, currently playing for Jamaican National Premier League side Portmore United, where he plays as a defender. He plays as a defensive midfielder or as a defender and is Portmore’s skipper.
7. Bafetibis Gomis
He was born 6 August 1985. He is a French footballer who presently plays as a striker for Lyon and the French. In January 2007 he is honored as the UNFP Player of the Month.
8. Cedric Barbosa
He was born on 6 March 1976 in Aubenas. He is a French professional football player. He currently plays with Évian Thonon Gaillard FC. Barbosa is a midfielder and lists Olympique Alès, Montpellier SC and Stade Rennais as his previous clubs.
9. Jonathan Pitroipa
He was born on 12 April 1986 in Ouagadougou. He is a Burkinabé footballer. He plays as a winger for French club Stade Rennais, whom he joined from Hamburger SV. He is recognized by his unbelievable speed and counter attacks. Pitroipa made his debut for Burkina Faso in 2006.
10. Lisandro Lopez
He was born on 2 March 1983 in Rafael Obligado, Buenos Aires Province is an Argentine footballer who plays for Olympique Lyonnais in France. He is acknowledged for his grand movement, positional responsiveness and speed.