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Bafetimbi Gomis Biography

Bafétimbi Gomis is a French football striker who currently plays for Lyon and the French national team. He is also known as 'Baby Drogba'. He started his career at Saint-Étienne where he made thirteen appearances in his first season and six goal-less appearances for the club. He then went to the club Troyes AC on loan for a successful six-month long deal, where Gomiz scored six goals in thirteen games. He established himself as a brilliant player at Saint-Étienne by scoring ten goals panning thirty appearances in the season 2005-06. In the following seasons, he appeared in most matches. Eventually, Gomiz signed with Olympique Lyonnais on a five-year deal contract for €13 million in July 2009 with the agreement from the Saint-Étienne. He is a French citizen; he became the sixth player in French football history to transfer directly from Saint-Étienne to Derby rivals Lyon. Furthermore, Bafétimbi Gomis represented his country at the French national team Under-16 and was selected in French Euro 2008.

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Transfer news and rumours of the day: 26th July, 2016
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Transfer news and rumours of the day: 12th July, 2016
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Bafetimbi Gomis reveals he used Football Manager to study teammates at Swansea
Bafetimbi Gomis reveals he used Football Manager to study teammates at Swansea
Swansea striker Gomis opens up about how he used a computer game to familiarise himself with his new teammates and life in Wales
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Will Swansea's 'panther' Bafetimbi Gomis help them qualify for European competition?
Will Swansea's 'panther' Bafetimbi Gomis help them qualify for European competition?
Gomis has already scored four goals in four Premier League games this season
Premier League 2015/16: 5 Players who have impressed so far
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The 2015/16 Premier League season is now a month old, and what has been really surprising to see so far is the bridge in the gap between the so-called ...
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