Benoit Assou-Ekotto

Date of birth24 March 1984
Place of birthArras
NationalityCameroonian
Weight69 kg
Height1.80 m
PositionDefender

Assou-Ekotto's contract at Tottenham Hotspur was extended to June 2012 in August 2009 and to June 2015 in November 2010 before it was cancelled in February 2015.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
RC Lens 01 Jul 2002 09 Jun 2006
Tottenham Hotspur 09 Jun 2006 02 Feb 2015
Queens Park Rangers 02 Sep 2013 31 May 2014 L
Saint-Étienne 01 Jul 2015

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2003-04 RC Lens French Championnat 3
1
2004-05 RC Lens French Championnat 29
6
2005-06 RC Lens French Championnat 32
1
10
1
2005-06 RC Lens UEFA Intertoto Cup 3
2006-07 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 1
2006-07 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 3
2006-07 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 16
1
2006-07 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA Cup 5
1
2007-08 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 1
1
2007-08 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA Cup 1
2008-09 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 1
2008-09 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 4
1
2008-09 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 29
3
2
2008-09 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA Cup 1
1
2009-10 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 3
2009-10 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 1
2009-10 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 29
1
1
5
2010-11 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 2
2010-11 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 1
2010-11 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 30
2
2010-11 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA Champions League 12
1
2011-12 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 2
2011-12 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 1
2011-12 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 34
2
6
2011-12 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA Europa League 2
1
2012-13 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 2
1
2012-13 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 12
3
1
2
2012-13 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA Europa League 4
1
2013-14 Queens Park Rangers FA Cup 1
2013-14 Queens Park Rangers League Championship 30
1
4
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
28 Mar 2004 RC Lens v Paris St Germain D 0-0 French Championnat 30
15 May 2004 RC Lens v Ajaccio AC D 0-0 French Championnat 37
23 May 2004 Le Mans v RC Lens D 0-0 French Championnat 38
22 Sep 2004 RC Lens v Paris St Germain D 2-2 French Championnat 7
26 Sep 2004 Nantes v RC Lens L 1-0 French Championnat 8
02 Oct 2004 RC Lens v Ajaccio AC D 1-1 French Championnat 9
16 Oct 2004 Auxerre v RC Lens L 3-0 French Championnat 10
24 Oct 2004 RC Lens v Olympique Marseille D 0-0 French Championnat 11
30 Oct 2004 Bordeaux v RC Lens D 0-0 French Championnat 12
06 Nov 2004 RC Lens v Olympique Lyonnais D 0-0 French Championnat 13
13 Nov 2004 Nice v RC Lens D 1-1 French Championnat 14
28 Nov 2004 FC Sochaux Montbeliard v RC Lens W 1-2 French Championnat 16
04 Dec 2004 RC Lens v Metz W 2-0 French Championnat 17
11 Dec 2004 Rennes v RC Lens L 3-1 French Championnat 18
18 Dec 2004 RC Lens v Bastia W 2-1 French Championnat 19
12 Jan 2005 Saint Etienne v RC Lens D 0-0 French Championnat 20
22 Jan 2005 AS Monaco v RC Lens L 2-0 French Championnat 22
26 Jan 2005 RC Lens v SM Caen L 0-1 French Championnat 23
29 Jan 2005 RC Lens v Strasbourg W 2-1 French Championnat 24
06 Feb 2005 Paris St Germain v RC Lens W 0-2 French Championnat 25
19 Feb 2005 RC Lens v Nantes W 2-0 French Championnat 26
26 Feb 2005 Ajaccio AC v RC Lens D 0-0 French Championnat 27
05 Mar 2005 RC Lens v Auxerre W 3-1 French Championnat 28
12 Mar 2005 Olympique Marseille v RC Lens L 2-1 French Championnat 29
19 Mar 2005 RC Lens v Bordeaux W 2-0 French Championnat 30
02 Apr 2005 Olympique Lyonnais v RC Lens L 1-0 French Championnat 31
09 Apr 2005 RC Lens v Nice D 0-0 French Championnat 32
23 Apr 2005 RC Lens v FC Sochaux Montbeliard W 3-2 French Championnat 34
07 May 2005 Metz v RC Lens D 1-1 French Championnat 35
14 May 2005 RC Lens v Rennes W 5-2 French Championnat 36
21 May 2005 Bastia v RC Lens L 3-1 French Championnat 37
28 May 2005 RC Lens v Toulouse W 1-0 French Championnat 38
03 Jul 2005 RC Lens v Lech Poznan W 2-1 Intertoto Cup 2nd qualifying round
10 Jul 2005 Lech Poznan v RC Lens W 0-1 Intertoto Cup 2nd qualifying round 1st leg
16 Jul 2005 Varteks Varazdin v RC Lens D 1-1 Intertoto Cup 3rd round 4th replay
30 Jul 2005 Nantes v RC Lens L 2-0 French Championnat 1
06 Aug 2005 RC Lens v Olympique Marseille W 2-0 French Championnat 2
13 Aug 2005 Nancy v RC Lens W 1-2 French Championnat 3
20 Aug 2005 RC Lens v Auxerre W 7-0 French Championnat 4
28 Aug 2005 AS Monaco v RC Lens D 0-0 French Championnat 5
11 Sep 2005 RC Lens v Bordeaux D 1-1 French Championnat 6
18 Sep 2005 Strasbourg v RC Lens D 1-1 French Championnat 7
22 Sep 2005 Olympique Lyonnais v RC Lens D 1-1 French Championnat 8
25 Sep 2005 RC Lens v Rennes D 0-0 French Championnat 9
23 Oct 2005 Troyes v RC Lens D 1-1 French Championnat 12
29 Oct 2005 RC Lens v Toulouse W 1-0 French Championnat 13
06 Nov 2005 FC Sochaux Montbeliard v RC Lens D 1-1 French Championnat 14
19 Nov 2005 RC Lens v Metz D 0-0 French Championnat 15
04 Dec 2005 RC Lens v Saint Etienne W 2-1 French Championnat 17
10 Dec 2005 Lille v RC Lens D 0-0 French Championnat 18
18 Dec 2005 RC Lens v Le Mans W 2-0 French Championnat 19
04 Jan 2006 Olympique Marseille v RC Lens D 1-1 French Championnat 20
11 Jan 2006 RC Lens v Nancy L 1-2 French Championnat 21
14 Jan 2006 Auxerre v RC Lens L 1-0 French Championnat 22
22 Jan 2006 RC Lens v AS Monaco D 1-1 French Championnat 23
28 Jan 2006 Bordeaux v RC Lens L 1-0 French Championnat 24
04 Feb 2006 RC Lens v Strasbourg W 2-1 French Championnat 25
11 Feb 2006 RC Lens v Olympique Lyonnais D 1-1 French Championnat 26
26 Feb 2006 RC Lens v Ajaccio AC W 1-0 French Championnat 28
04 Mar 2006 Nice v RC Lens D 0-0 French Championnat 29
11 Mar 2006 RC Lens v Troyes W 1-0 French Championnat 30
18 Mar 2006 Toulouse v RC Lens D 1-1 French Championnat 31
25 Mar 2006 RC Lens v FC Sochaux Montbeliard W 2-1 French Championnat 32
01 Apr 2006 Metz v RC Lens W 0-1 French Championnat 33
15 Apr 2006 Saint Etienne v RC Lens L 2-0 French Championnat 35
29 Apr 2006 RC Lens v Lille W 4-2 French Championnat 36
06 May 2006 Le Mans v RC Lens D 0-0 French Championnat 37
13 May 2006 RC Lens v Nantes W 3-1 French Championnat 38


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2008-09 Cameroon FIFA World Cup 1
2008-09 Cameroon International Friendly 1
2009-10 Cameroon FIFA World Cup 6
2
2009-10 Cameroon International Friendly 4
2010-11 Cameroon International Friendly 1
2012-13 Cameroon FIFA World Cup 1
1
2013-14 Cameroon FIFA World Cup 3
2013-14 Cameroon International Friendly 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
11 Feb 2009 Cameroon v Guinea W 3-1 International Friendly
28 Mar 2009 Togo v Cameroon L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group A
05 Sep 2009 Gabon v Cameroon W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group A
09 Sep 2009 Cameroon v Gabon W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group A
14 Nov 2009 Morocco v Cameroon W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group A
03 Mar 2010 Italy v Cameroon D 0-0 International Friendly
29 May 2010 Slovakia v Cameroon D 1-1 International Friendly
01 Jun 2010 Portugal v Cameroon L 3-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 2010 Serbia v Cameroon L 4-3 International Friendly
14 Jun 2010 Japan v Cameroon L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
19 Jun 2010 Cameroon v Denmark L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
24 Jun 2010 Cameroon v Netherlands L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
11 Aug 2010 Poland v Cameroon W 0-3 International Friendly
23 Mar 2013 Cameroon v Togo W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group I
17 Nov 2013 Cameroon v Tunisia W 4-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 3rd round
05 Mar 2014 Portugal v Cameroon L 5-1 International Friendly
13 Jun 2014 Mexico v Cameroon L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
18 Jun 2014 Cameroon v Croatia L 0-4 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.