Florian Thauvin

by Rob 12 Dec,2017
Florian Thauvin

Florian Thauvin is a French professional footballer who plays as a winger for Olympique de Marseille and the France national team.

The 24 years old footballer has played for many clubs like Grenoble, Bastia, Newcastle United, Saint-Jean-de-la Ruelle, Orleans etc.

Early Life of Florian Thauvin

Florian Thauvin was born on January 26, 1993, in Orleans, France. His parents got divorced when he was 10 years old. He went to Academy at Chateauroux. He was born to French parents and holds a French nationality.

Club Career

Florian Thauvin began his career joining the youth team of Ingre. He then played for Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle, Orleans, and Grenoble etc.

After being promoted from the youth team of Grenoble, Thauvin started to play in a senior team in 2011 and made his official debut for the club against Vannes on March 11, 2011.

Thauvin then signed his first professional contract with Bastia, in a free transfer. Later, he scored his first goal for the team on October 28, 2012, over Bordeaux. He is the member of the team won that Ligue 2 (2011-2012).

Thauvin then transferred to Lille with the transfer fee around £3.15m. After then, he was loaned to his former club Bastia on a six-month loan contract. Thauvin then signed a four year deal with Marseille with the fee £10.80m. For the club, he has scored 13 goals in 69 appearances until 2015.

Newcastle United

Thauvin signed a five-year contract worth £16.52m with Newcastle United on August 19, 2015. After 13 matches with the club, he was loaned to his ex-club, Marseille with an option to buy in 2016. After three days of his signing, he scored a goal and made three assists in his debut match against Northampton Town, League Cup on August, 25.

After completing his Loan-season with his former club, Florian Thauvin was re-signed by Marseille with the transfer fee £9.90m. So far, he has scored 8 goals in 16 appearances for the team. As a football star, he achieved a huge success through his profession as well as honored with UNFP Ligue 1 Young Player of the Year(2012-2013), UNFP Player of the Month (March 2017)

International Career

Florian Thauvin began his international career with the France U-18 in 2011. He then played with U-19, U-20, and U-21. Along with his U-20 team, he has been honored with FIFA U-20 World Cup (2013).

Thauvin played 2 matches for each U-18 and U-19, 16 for U-20, and 7 for U-21. After three years in a junior team, he was promoted to senior France national team in 2017 and made his debut match against Paraguay in June 2017. Till this date, he has won 2 caps for his national team. His current teammates are Hugo LlorisBlaise Matuidi, Thomas Lemar etc.

Florian Thauvin's Personal Life

Florian Thauvin was in a relationship with his ex-fiance, Charlotte Pirroni, model and French columnist. His ex-girlfriend, Charlotte is also the second runner-up of Miss France 2015. The couple started their love affair in 2015 and after a year of their relationship, they got engaged in January 2016. However, the couple couldn’t maintain their relationship and separated in September 2017.

The reason for their separation is unknown. His former girlfriend is active on Instagram with 279k followers. He shared his snaps with his ex-girlfriend pictures via Instagram. His star sign is Aquarius.

Net Worth and Salary of Florian Thauvuian

Florian Thauvin current market value is estimated to be £16.20 million. He receives around $2.3 million as an annual salary from his current club and his net worth is estimated to be around £3 million. He is often seen enjoying his vacation ins expensive destination.

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