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Andre-Pierre Gignac Biography

André-Pierre Gignac is a French professional footballer who currently plays for French club Marseille in Ligue 1. André-Pierre is totally described as a "dangerous and powerful" striker and personally popular as Dede by teammates and his friends. He started his football career with local club ES Fos-sur-Mer, spent five-years with their team and then moved to hometown club FC Martigues, where he developed himself and was promoted to the senior club Lorient in the seasons 2004-05. He initially played with various clubs before eventually signing with Marseille's president Jean-Claude Dassier on a five-year contract in August 2010. At the international front, Gignac got his first international call-up to World Cup qualifiers but however, missed the first match due to injury. However, he scored his first international goal five months later and made his first major international appearance at the FIFA World Cup for his country in the year 2010.

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Wissam Ben Yedder scout report - The French striker linked to Arsenal
Wissam Ben Yedder scout report - The French striker linked to Arsenal
A scout report on Wissam Ben Yedder - Arsenal's latest French target.
France, Switzerland in Euro 2016 quarters; Albania await fate (Roundup)
France, Switzerland in Euro 2016 quarters; Albania await fate (Roundup)
Switzerland hold France 0-0 to reach Euro 2016 pre-quarters
Switzerland hold France 0-0 to reach Euro 2016 pre-quarters
Euro 2016: Switzerland 0-0 France - Player ratings
Euro 2016: Switzerland 0-0 France - Player ratings
France had the best chances of scoring in the game but just could not beat Yann Sommer in the Swiss goal.
Euro 2016: France’s 23-man squad that won’t play - Is it better than the one that will?
Euro 2016: France’s 23-man squad that won’t play - Is it better than the one that will?
France is a team with many quality players and because of the same, some top players have been excluded from the team for Euro.
10 free agents clubs should target in the 2015 summer transfer window
10 free agents clubs should target in the 2015 summer transfer window
With the 2015 summer transfer window set to open when the season ends, these 10 high profile players will be available for free
Video: Genius or lucky? Marseille's Gignac assists a goal with a bicycle kick
Video: Genius or lucky? Marseille's Gignac assists a goal with a bicycle kick
During last week’s Ligue 1 2-2 draw between Marseille and Reims, the brilliance of Andre-Pierre Gignac was in the showcase yet again as he helped set up a goal for his team-mate with a bicycle kick assist.
Statistics: Leading goal scorers and assist makers in top European leagues this season
Statistics: Leading goal scorers and assist makers in top European leagues this season
The statistics of the top goal scorers and players with the most assists in European top leagues in the current season.
The race for European Golden Boot: Top 10 goalscorers in the league so far
The race for European Golden Boot: Top 10 goalscorers in the league so far
Cristiano Ronaldo was the winner of Golden Boot for 2013-14 season. The 2014-15 season has reached a juncture where bold prognosis for the end sea ...
Marseille go into winter break as Ligue 1 leaders
Marseille go into winter break as Ligue 1 leaders
Paris, Dec 22 (IANS) Thanks to a second-half goal from Michy Batshuayi in his first start for Marseille, the French Ligue 1 leaders beat Lille 2-1 to ...
Domestic success contemplating for broader fear at Paris's solitary club with 'El Loco' in a ligue of his own
Domestic success contemplating for broader fear at Paris's solitary club with 'El Loco' in a ligue of his own
Marseille's resurgence an important fear for PSG to consider, but it isn't the most pressing of their worries
Marseille tops French Ligue 1
Marseille tops French Ligue 1
Marseille's Belgian midfielder Michy Batshuayi celebrates a goal with Andre-Pierre Gignac and teammates ×Proofread Paris, Nov 24 M ...
Top 10 players who can sign a pre-contract in January 2015
Top 10 players who can sign a pre-contract in January 2015
If there's one thing clubs and managers hate when it comes to player transfers, it is their players unwilling to sign a new contract and penning a ...
PSG’s Edinson Cavani & Marseille’s Andre-Pierre Gignac practically kiss after square-up goes wrong
PSG’s Edinson Cavani & Marseille’s Andre-Pierre Gignac practically kiss after square-up goes wrong
Edinson Cavani and Andre-Pierre Gignac kiss after a squaring up goes horribly wrong
Gignac leads French Ligue 1 scoring chart
Gignac leads French Ligue 1 scoring chart
Andre-Pierre Gignac leads the goal scoring charts with 9 goals in Ligue 1
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