Benjamin Stambouli is a French football player who plays for French club Montpellier in Ligue 1 as either a defender or a midfielder . Benjamin's father is former football player and the popular youth director of French club Marseille Henri Stambouli and his grandfather is former manager Gérard Banide. He is the youth product of the Marseille where he started his football career. On March 3rd 2010, Stambouli signed his first professional contract with Montpellier for three-year deal, before he had previously played with two team Sedan and Gallia Uzes. In the following year, he made his first team debut in a match against Bordeaux as well as he played at France youth international having earned caps at Under-21 level.