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Michel Platini


Attacking midfielder who helped the French nationwide team earn the 1984 Euro Glass and was voted the very best player from the tournament; spent his membership profession with Nancy, Saint-Etienne and Juventus and performed for the French nationwide group from 1976 to 1987. He received a chance to play with Metz early in his profession, but skipped it due to a personal injury. He coached the French nationwide group from 1988 to 1992. His dad, Aldo, was a specialist soccer participant. He and Zinedine Zidane are believed to become two of the best French soccer players ever.

Quick Facts

Full Name Michel Platini
Date Of Birth June 21, 1955
Place Of Birth Joeuf, France
Height 1.77 m
Weight 74 kg
Profession Soccer Player
Nationality French
Spouse Christelle Platini
Parents Anna Platini, Aldo Platini
Siblings Martine Platini
Awards Ballon d'Or, Milliyet Sports Award for World Athlete of the Year
Music Groups Les Enfoirés
Star Sign Cancer

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1 Was named Officer of the French League of Honor (1988).
2 Lighted the Olympic Flame at the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Albertville, France (1992).
3 European Footballer of the Year from 1983 to 1985.
4 Has been president of the UEFA since 26 January 2007.
5 Has his look-alike puppet in the French show Les guignols de l'info (1988).



2016 UEFA European Football Championship 2016 TV Series producer



Les arbitres 2009 Documentary special thanks
Didier 1997 special thanks



Black and White Stripes: The Juventus Story 2016 Documentary Himself
Lobanovskiy Forever 2016 Documentary Himself
History of the Euros 2016 TV Movie documentary Himself - France, Euro 1984
Sfide 2016 TV Series Himself
Foot et immigration, 100 ans d'histoire commune 2014 TV Movie documentary Himself
Football's Greatest 2010 TV Series Himself
Le grand journal de Canal+ 2009 TV Series documentary Himself
Les arbitres 2009 Documentary Himself
Empreintes 2009 TV Series documentary Himself
Puskás Hungary 2009 Documentary Himself
The Art of Football from A to Z 2006 TV Movie documentary Himself
Les guignols, les dix premières années 1999 TV Movie documentary Himself
Journal intime - 100 ans d'histoire de Saint-Étienne et sa région 1999 Video documentary short Himself
20 heures le journal 1999 TV Series Himself - Interviewee
Les yeux dans les Bleus 1998 TV Movie documentary Himself
Golden Boots 1998 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
Nulle part ailleurs 1995 TV Series Himself
Joyeux anniversaire Monsieur Trenet 1995 TV Movie Himself
Hero: The Official Film of the 1986 FIFA World Cup 1987 Documentary Himself (as Platini)
XIII FIFA World Cup 1986 1986 TV Mini-Series Himself - France
Stars 1981 TV Series Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

Match of the Day: Euro 2016 2016 TV Mini-Series Himself - France
Quelli che... il calcio 2007 TV Series Himself
The Ultimate Collection of Classic International Goals 2003 Video documentary Himself
Clash of the Titans 1996 TV Series documentary Himself
Greatest Goals 1987 Video Himself - France Player

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1 What Zidane does with a ball, Maradona could do with an orange.
2 "The English are so stupid." (On the frequent exclusion of the gifted Glenn Hoddle from England teams)

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