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Dimitri Payet
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Personal information
Full name Florent Dimitri Payet
Date of birth 29 March 1987 (1987-03-29) (age 33)
Place of birth    Saint-Pierre, Flag of Réunion Réunion
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current club Flag of England West Ham United
Number TBA
Youth clubs
1995-1998
1998-1999
1999-2003
2003-2005
Flag of France Saint-Philippe
Flag of France JS Saint-Pierroise
Flag of France Le Havre
Flag of France AS Excelsior
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
2005-2007
2007-2011
2011-2013
2013-2015
2015-
Flag of France Nantes
Flag of France Saint-Étienne
Flag of France Lille
Flag of France Marseille
Flag of England West Ham United
033 00(5)
129 0(19)
071 0(18)
072 0(15)
0000(0)   
National team
2007-2008
2010-
Flag of France France U21
Flag of France France
011 00(4)
014 00(1)

Florent Dimitri Payet (born 29 March 1987) is a French footballer that plays for English club West Ham and the France national team, primarily as an attacking midfielder.

He was born on the island of Réunion in the Indian Ocean, where he played for local clibs Saint-Philippe and Saint-Pierroise before joining Le Havre in mainland France, where he spent four years before he returned to Réunion to play for AS Excelsior. He joined Nantes in 2005, and after a successful two seasons, he moved to Saint-Étienne on a four year contract. In June 2011, he joined defending Ligue 1 champions Lille on a four year contract. After two seasons, he moved to Marseille for a fee of €11 million. He signed a five year contract for an undisclosed fee to join Premier League club West Ham on 26 June 2015. He requested a transfer back to Marseille.

External links

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West Ham United F.C. squad - 2020–21

1 Fabiański · 2 Reid · 3 Cresswell · 4 Balbuena · 5 Zabaleta · 7 Arnautović · 8 Anderson · 9 Carroll · 10 Lanzini · 11 Snodgrass · 13 Adrián · 14 Obiang · 15 Sánchez · 16 Noble · 17 Hernández · 18 Nasri · 19 Wilshere · 20 Yarmolenko · 21 Ogbonna · 23 Diop · 24 Fredericks · 26 Masuaku · 27 Pérez · 30 Antonio · 32 Silva · 37 Holland · 41 Rice · 45 Diangana · 53 Johnson · 54 Coventry ·

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France – UEFA Euro 2016 – Runners-up

1. Lloris 2. Jallet 3. Evra 4. Rami 5. Kanté 6. Cabaye 7. Griezmann 8. Payet 9. Giroud 10. Gignac 11. Martial 12. Schneiderlin 13. Mangala 14. Matuidi 15. Pogba 16. Mandanda 17. Digne 18. Sissoko 19. Sagna 20. Coman 21. Koscielny 22. Umtiti 23. Costil

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