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Rigobert Song

Cameroonian footballer

Rigobert Song (born 1 July 1976) is a Cameroonian football player. He plays for Trabzonspor and the Cameroonian national team. He is the first African who has played in four world cups.

Rigobert Song
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Personal information
Full name Rigobert Song Bahanag
Date of birth (1976-07-01) 1 July 1976 (age 43)
Place of birth Yaoundé, Cameroon
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Trabzonspor
Number 4
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992-1994
1994-1998
1998
1999-2000
2001-2002
2002
2002-2004
2004-2008
2008-
Tonnerre Kalara Yaoundé
Metz
Salernitana
Liverpool
West Ham United
Köln (loan)
Lens
Galatasaray
Trabzonspor
National team
1993- Cameroon
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club career statisticsEdit

[1]

Club performance League
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals
FranceLeague
1994/95 Metz Division 1 24 2
1995/96 37 0
1996/97 34 0
1997/98 28 1
ItalyLeague
1998/99 Salernitana Serie A 4 1
EnglandLeague
1998/99 Liverpool Premier League 13 0
1999/00 17 0
2000/01 3 0
2000/01 West Ham United Premier League 19 0
2001/02 5 0
GermanyLeague
2001/02 Köln Bundesliga 16 0
FranceLeague
2002/03 Lens Ligue 1 35 3
2003/04 28 0
TurkeyLeague
2004/05 Galatasaray Süper Lig 32 2
2005/06 29 1
2006/07 25 1
2007/08 22 0
2008/09 Trabzonspor Süper Lig 28 0
2009/10
Country France 186 6
Italy 4 1
England 57 0
Germany 16 0
Turkey 136 4
Total 399 11

International career statisticsEdit

[2]

Cameroon national team
YearAppsGoals
1993 1 0
1994 6 0
1995 2 0
1996 5 0
1997 7 0
1998 12 1
1999 3 1
2000 13 0
2001 10 0
2002 15 0
2003 7 0
2004 11 1
2005 7 1
2006 7 0
2007 6 0
2008 12 0
2009 7 0
2010
Total 131 4

ReferencesEdit

  1. Strack-Zimmermann, Benjamin. "Rigobert Song". www.national-football-teams.com.
  2. "Rigobert Song Bahanag - Century of International Appearances". www.rsssf.com.