Bruno Ecuélé Manga

Date of birth16 July 1988
Place of birthLibreville
NationalityGabonese
Weight76 kg
Height1.86 m
PositionDefender

Bruno Ecuélé Manga joined Cardiff City in September 2014 with a three-year contract that was extended to June 2019 in June 2017.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
FC 105 Libreville 01 Jul 2005 01 Jul 2006
Bordeaux 01 Jul 2006 01 Jul 2008
Rodez 31 Jan 2008 31 May 2008 L
Angers SCO 01 Jul 2008 05 Jul 2010
Lorient 05 Jul 2010 01 Sep 2014
Cardiff City 01 Sep 2014 19 Jul 2019
Dijon 19 Jul 2019

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2014-15 Cardiff City League Championship 29
3
2015-16 Cardiff City FA Cup 1
2015-16 Cardiff City League Championship 19
5
2
2015-16 Cardiff City League Cup 1
2016-17 Cardiff City League Championship 16
5
2016-17 Cardiff City League Cup 1
1
2017-18 Cardiff City FA Cup 3
1
1
2017-18 Cardiff City League Championship 35
3
4
2017-18 Cardiff City League Cup 2
2018-19 Cardiff City FA Cup 1
2018-19 Cardiff City League Cup 1
1
2018-19 Cardiff City Premier League 37
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
16 Sep 2014 Cardiff City v Middlesbrough L 0-1 League Championship
20 Sep 2014 Derby County v Cardiff City D 2-2 League Championship
27 Sep 2014 Cardiff City v Sheffield Wednesday W 2-1 League Championship
30 Sep 2014 Brighton and Hove Albion v Cardiff City D 1-1 League Championship
03 Oct 2014 Blackpool v Cardiff City L 1-0 League Championship
18 Oct 2014 Cardiff City v Nottingham Forest W 2-1 League Championship
21 Oct 2014 Cardiff City v Ipswich Town W 3-1 League Championship
25 Oct 2014 Millwall v Cardiff City L 1-0 League Championship
01 Nov 2014 Cardiff City v Leeds United W 3-1 League Championship
04 Nov 2014 Bolton Wanderers v Cardiff City L 3-0 League Championship
20 Dec 2014 Cardiff City v Brentford L 2-3 League Championship
28 Dec 2014 Cardiff City v Watford L 2-4 League Championship
07 Feb 2015 Sheffield Wednesday v Cardiff City D 1-1 League Championship
10 Feb 2015 Cardiff City v Brighton and Hove Albion D 0-0 League Championship
17 Feb 2015 Cardiff City v Blackburn Rovers D 1-1 League Championship
21 Feb 2015 Huddersfield Town v Cardiff City D 0-0 League Championship
24 Feb 2015 Wigan Athletic v Cardiff City W 0-1 League Championship
28 Feb 2015 Cardiff City v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 0-1 League Championship
03 Mar 2015 Rotherham United v Cardiff City W 1-3 League Championship
07 Mar 2015 Cardiff City v Charlton Athletic L 1-2 League Championship
14 Mar 2015 Brentford v Cardiff City W 1-2 League Championship
17 Mar 2015 Cardiff City v AFC Bournemouth D 1-1 League Championship
21 Mar 2015 Cardiff City v Birmingham City W 2-0 League Championship
04 Apr 2015 Reading v Cardiff City D 1-1 League Championship
06 Apr 2015 Cardiff City v Bolton Wanderers L 0-3 League Championship
11 Apr 2015 Leeds United v Cardiff City W 1-2 League Championship
14 Apr 2015 Ipswich Town v Cardiff City L 3-1 League Championship
18 Apr 2015 Cardiff City v Millwall D 0-0 League Championship
25 Apr 2015 Cardiff City v Blackpool W 3-2 League Championship
22 Aug 2015 Cardiff City v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-0 League Championship
25 Aug 2015 Milton Keynes Dons v Cardiff City L 2-1 League Cup 2nd round
15 Sep 2015 Cardiff City v Hull City L 0-2 League Championship
18 Dec 2015 Birmingham City v Cardiff City L 1-0 League Championship
26 Dec 2015 Milton Keynes Dons v Cardiff City L 2-1 League Championship
29 Dec 2015 Cardiff City v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Championship
02 Jan 2016 Cardiff City v Blackburn Rovers W 1-0 League Championship
10 Jan 2016 Cardiff City v Shrewsbury Town L 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2016 Hull City v Cardiff City L 2-0 League Championship
16 Jan 2016 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Cardiff City W 1-3 League Championship
23 Jan 2016 Cardiff City v Rotherham United D 2-2 League Championship
30 Jan 2016 Huddersfield Town v Cardiff City W 2-3 League Championship
06 Feb 2016 Cardiff City v Milton Keynes Dons D 0-0 League Championship
13 Feb 2016 Charlton Athletic v Cardiff City D 0-0 League Championship
20 Feb 2016 Cardiff City v Brighton and Hove Albion W 4-1 League Championship
23 Feb 2016 Middlesbrough v Cardiff City L 3-1 League Championship
27 Feb 2016 Cardiff City v Preston North End W 2-1 League Championship
05 Mar 2016 Bristol City v Cardiff City W 0-2 League Championship
08 Mar 2016 Cardiff City v Leeds United L 0-2 League Championship
12 Mar 2016 Cardiff City v Ipswich Town W 1-0 League Championship
19 Mar 2016 Reading v Cardiff City D 1-1 League Championship
02 Apr 2016 Cardiff City v Derby County W 2-1 League Championship
05 Apr 2016 Burnley v Cardiff City D 0-0 League Championship
09 Apr 2016 Fulham v Cardiff City L 2-1 League Championship
30 Apr 2016 Sheffield Wednesday v Cardiff City L 3-0 League Championship
07 May 2016 Cardiff City v Birmingham City D 1-1 League Championship
06 Aug 2016 Birmingham City v Cardiff City D 0-0 League Championship
11 Aug 2016 Bristol Rovers v Cardiff City L 1-0 League Cup 1st round
14 Aug 2016 Cardiff City v Queens Park Rangers L 0-2 League Championship
17 Aug 2016 Cardiff City v Blackburn Rovers W 2-1 League Championship
20 Aug 2016 Fulham v Cardiff City D 2-2 League Championship
27 Aug 2016 Cardiff City v Reading L 0-1 League Championship
13 Sep 2016 Preston North End v Cardiff City L 3-0 League Championship
24 Sep 2016 Rotherham United v Cardiff City W 1-2 League Championship
27 Sep 2016 Cardiff City v Derby County L 0-2 League Championship
01 Oct 2016 Burton Albion v Cardiff City L 2-0 League Championship
10 Dec 2016 Ipswich Town v Cardiff City D 1-1 League Championship
13 Dec 2016 Cardiff City v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-1 League Championship
17 Dec 2016 Cardiff City v Barnsley L 3-4 League Championship
26 Dec 2016 Brentford v Cardiff City D 2-2 League Championship
02 Jan 2017 Cardiff City v Aston Villa W 1-0 League Championship
01 Apr 2017 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Cardiff City L 3-1 League Championship
04 Apr 2017 Barnsley v Cardiff City D 0-0 League Championship
08 Apr 2017 Cardiff City v Brentford W 2-1 League Championship
14 Apr 2017 Sheffield Wednesday v Cardiff City L 1-0 League Championship
17 Apr 2017 Cardiff City v Nottingham Forest W 1-0 League Championship
22 Apr 2017 Wigan Athletic v Cardiff City D 0-0 League Championship
28 Apr 2017 Cardiff City v Newcastle United L 0-2 League Championship
05 Aug 2017 Burton Albion v Cardiff City W 0-1 League Championship
08 Aug 2017 Cardiff City v Portsmouth W 2-1 League Cup 1st round
15 Aug 2017 Cardiff City v Sheffield United W 2-0 League Championship
19 Aug 2017 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Cardiff City W 1-2 League Championship
22 Aug 2017 Cardiff City v Burton Albion L 1-2 League Cup 2nd round
26 Aug 2017 Cardiff City v Queens Park Rangers W 2-1 League Championship
23 Sep 2017 Sunderland v Cardiff City W 1-2 League Championship
26 Sep 2017 Cardiff City v Leeds United W 3-1 League Championship
30 Sep 2017 Cardiff City v Derby County D 0-0 League Championship
13 Oct 2017 Birmingham City v Cardiff City L 1-0 League Championship
21 Oct 2017 Middlesbrough v Cardiff City W 0-1 League Championship
28 Oct 2017 Cardiff City v Millwall D 0-0 League Championship
31 Oct 2017 Cardiff City v Ipswich Town W 3-1 League Championship
04 Nov 2017 Bristol City v Cardiff City L 2-1 League Championship
18 Nov 2017 Cardiff City v Brentford W 2-0 League Championship
21 Nov 2017 Barnsley v Cardiff City W 0-1 League Championship
26 Nov 2017 Nottingham Forest v Cardiff City W 0-2 League Championship
01 Dec 2017 Cardiff City v Norwich City W 3-1 League Championship
11 Dec 2017 Reading v Cardiff City D 2-2 League Championship
16 Dec 2017 Cardiff City v Hull City W 1-0 League Championship
23 Dec 2017 Bolton Wanderers v Cardiff City L 2-0 League Championship
26 Dec 2017 Cardiff City v Fulham L 2-4 League Championship
29 Dec 2017 Cardiff City v Preston North End L 0-1 League Championship
01 Jan 2018 Queens Park Rangers v Cardiff City L 2-1 League Championship
06 Jan 2018 Cardiff City v Mansfield Town D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2018 Cardiff City v Sunderland W 4-0 League Championship
16 Jan 2018 Mansfield Town v Cardiff City W 1-4 FA Cup 3rd round replay
20 Jan 2018 Sheffield Wednesday v Cardiff City D 0-0 League Championship
28 Jan 2018 Cardiff City v Manchester City L 0-2 FA Cup 4th round
03 Feb 2018 Leeds United v Cardiff City W 1-4 League Championship
09 Feb 2018 Millwall v Cardiff City D 1-1 League Championship
13 Feb 2018 Cardiff City v Bolton Wanderers W 2-0 League Championship
17 Feb 2018 Cardiff City v Middlesbrough W 1-0 League Championship
21 Feb 2018 Ipswich Town v Cardiff City W 0-1 League Championship
25 Feb 2018 Cardiff City v Bristol City W 1-0 League Championship
06 Mar 2018 Cardiff City v Barnsley W 2-1 League Championship
10 Mar 2018 Cardiff City v Birmingham City W 3-2 League Championship
13 Mar 2018 Brentford v Cardiff City W 1-3 League Championship
30 Mar 2018 Cardiff City v Burton Albion W 3-1 League Championship
02 Apr 2018 Sheffield United v Cardiff City D 1-1 League Championship
14 Apr 2018 Norwich City v Cardiff City W 0-2 League Championship
21 Apr 2018 Cardiff City v Nottingham Forest W 2-1 League Championship
24 Apr 2018 Derby County v Cardiff City L 3-1 League Championship
11 Aug 2018 AFC Bournemouth v Cardiff City L 2-0 Premier League
18 Aug 2018 Cardiff City v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
25 Aug 2018 Huddersfield Town v Cardiff City D 0-0 Premier League
28 Aug 2018 Cardiff City v Norwich City L 1-3 League Cup 2nd round
02 Sep 2018 Cardiff City v Arsenal L 2-3 Premier League
15 Sep 2018 Chelsea v Cardiff City L 4-1 Premier League
22 Sep 2018 Cardiff City v Manchester City L 0-5 Premier League
30 Sep 2018 Cardiff City v Burnley L 1-2 Premier League
06 Oct 2018 Tottenham Hotspur v Cardiff City L 1-0 Premier League
20 Oct 2018 Cardiff City v Fulham W 4-2 Premier League
27 Oct 2018 Liverpool v Cardiff City L 4-1 Premier League
03 Nov 2018 Cardiff City v Leicester City L 0-1 Premier League
10 Nov 2018 Cardiff City v Brighton and Hove Albion W 2-1 Premier League
24 Nov 2018 Everton v Cardiff City L 1-0 Premier League
30 Nov 2018 Cardiff City v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-1 Premier League
04 Dec 2018 West Ham United v Cardiff City L 3-1 Premier League
08 Dec 2018 Cardiff City v Southampton W 1-0 Premier League
15 Dec 2018 Watford v Cardiff City L 3-2 Premier League
22 Dec 2018 Cardiff City v Manchester United L 1-5 Premier League
26 Dec 2018 Crystal Palace v Cardiff City D 0-0 Premier League
29 Dec 2018 Leicester City v Cardiff City W 0-1 Premier League
01 Jan 2019 Cardiff City v Tottenham Hotspur L 0-3 Premier League
05 Jan 2019 Gillingham v Cardiff City L 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 2019 Cardiff City v Huddersfield Town D 0-0 Premier League
19 Jan 2019 Newcastle United v Cardiff City L 3-0 Premier League
29 Jan 2019 Arsenal v Cardiff City L 2-1 Premier League
02 Feb 2019 Cardiff City v AFC Bournemouth W 2-0 Premier League
09 Feb 2019 Southampton v Cardiff City W 1-2 Premier League
22 Feb 2019 Cardiff City v Watford L 1-5 Premier League
26 Feb 2019 Cardiff City v Everton L 0-3 Premier League
02 Mar 2019 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Cardiff City L 2-0 Premier League
09 Mar 2019 Cardiff City v West Ham United W 2-0 Premier League
31 Mar 2019 Cardiff City v Chelsea L 1-2 Premier League
03 Apr 2019 Manchester City v Cardiff City L 2-0 Premier League
13 Apr 2019 Burnley v Cardiff City L 2-0 Premier League
16 Apr 2019 Brighton and Hove Albion v Cardiff City W 0-2 Premier League
21 Apr 2019 Cardiff City v Liverpool L 0-2 Premier League
27 Apr 2019 Fulham v Cardiff City L 1-0 Premier League
04 May 2019 Cardiff City v Crystal Palace L 2-3 Premier League
12 May 2019 Manchester United v Cardiff City W 0-2 Premier League


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
2006-07 Gabon Africa Cup of Nations 1
1
2007-08 Gabon Africa Cup of Nations 1
1
2007-08 Gabon FIFA World Cup 4
2007-08 Gabon International Friendly 1
2008-09 Gabon FIFA World Cup 4
2
2009-10 Gabon Africa Cup of Nations 1
2009-10 Gabon FIFA World Cup 2
2013-14 Gabon FIFA World Cup 1
2014-15 Gabon Africa Cup of Nations 3
2014-15 Gabon International Friendly 1
1
2016-17 Gabon Africa Cup of Nations 3
2016-17 Gabon FIFA World Cup 2
2016-17 Gabon International Friendly 1
2017-18 Gabon FIFA World Cup 3
2018-19 Gabon Africa Cup of Nations 5
2018-19 Gabon International Friendly 1
1
2019-20 Gabon Africa Cup of Nations 2
2019-20 Gabon International Friendly 1
1
2020-21 Gabon Africa Cup of Nations 4
1
2020-21 Gabon International Friendly 1
2021-22 Gabon Africa Cup of Nations 4
2
2021-22 Gabon FIFA World Cup 4
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
07 Oct 2006 Ivory Coast v Gabon L 5-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 1
16 Jun 2007 Madagascar v Gabon W 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Group 1
21 Aug 2007 Benin v Gabon D 2-2 International Friendly
08 Sep 2007 Gabon v Ivory Coast D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 1
07 Jun 2008 Libya v Gabon L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 5
14 Jun 2008 Gabon v Ghana W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 5
22 Jun 2008 Ghana v Gabon L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 5
28 Jun 2008 Gabon v Lesotho W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 5
07 Sep 2008 Lesotho v Gabon W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 5
11 Oct 2008 Gabon v Libya W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 5
28 Mar 2009 Morocco v Gabon W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group A
06 Jun 2009 Gabon v Togo W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group A
10 Oct 2009 Gabon v Morocco W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group A
14 Nov 2009 Togo v Gabon L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group A
13 Jan 2010 Cameroon v Gabon W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group D
03 Jun 2012 Niger v Gabon L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group E
09 Jun 2012 Gabon v Burkina Faso W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group E
23 Mar 2013 Congo v Gabon L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group E
08 Jun 2013 Gabon v Congo D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group E
15 Jun 2013 Gabon v Niger W 4-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group E
07 Sep 2013 Burkina Faso v Gabon L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group E
06 Sep 2014 Gabon v Angola W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
10 Sep 2014 Lesotho v Gabon D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
11 Oct 2014 Gabon v Burkina Faso W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
30 Mar 2015 Belarus v Gabon D 0-0 International Friendly
08 Oct 2016 Gabon v Morocco D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group C
12 Nov 2016 Mali v Gabon D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group C
15 Nov 2016 Gabon v Comoros D 1-1 International Friendly
14 Jan 2017 Gabon v Guinea-Bissau D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group A
18 Jan 2017 Gabon v Burkina Faso D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group A
22 Jan 2017 Cameroon v Gabon D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group A
01 Sep 2017 Gabon v Ivory Coast D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group C
05 Sep 2017 Ivory Coast v Gabon W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Africa group C
07 Oct 2017 Morocco v Gabon L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group C
08 Sep 2018 Gabon v Burundi D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
11 Sep 2018 Gabon v Zambia L 0-1 International Friendly
12 Oct 2018 Gabon v South Sudan W 3-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
16 Oct 2018 South Sudan v Gabon W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
17 Nov 2018 Gabon v Mali L 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
23 Mar 2019 Burundi v Gabon D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
10 Oct 2019 Gabon v Burkina Faso W 1-0 International Friendly
15 Oct 2019 Morocco v Gabon W 2-3 International Friendly
14 Nov 2019 Congo DR v Gabon D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
17 Nov 2019 Gabon v Angola W 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
11 Oct 2020 Gabon v Benin L 0-2 International Friendly
12 Nov 2020 Gabon v Gambia W 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
16 Nov 2020 Gambia v Gabon L 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
25 Mar 2021 Gabon v Congo DR W 3-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
29 Mar 2021 Angola v Gabon L 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
01 Sep 2021 Libya v Gabon L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group F
05 Sep 2021 Gabon v Egypt D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group F
12 Nov 2021 Gabon v Libya W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group F
16 Nov 2021 Egypt v Gabon L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group F
10 Jan 2022 Comoros v Gabon W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group C
14 Jan 2022 Gabon v Ghana D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group C
18 Jan 2022 Gabon v Morocco D 2-2 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group C
23 Jan 2022 Burkina Faso v Gabon L 1-1 (6-7) Africa Cup of Nations Finals - Round of 16


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