Lilian Thuram

Date of birth01 January 1972
Place of birthPointe-a-Pitre
NationalityFrench
Weight78 kg
Height1.85 m
PositionDefender

HONOURS (up to 2002) - World Cup Winner 1998. European Championship Winner 2000. Confederation Cup Winner 2003. UEFA Cup Winner 1999. Italian Super Cup Winner 2002. Italian Championship Winner 2002 and 2003. Italian Cup Winner 1999.

A genuinely World-class defender renowned for his speed and reliability, Lilian was born in the West Indies beginning his playing career at Monaco in 1990.

He made his international debut while at the club in August 1994 against the Czech Republic.

He remained at Monaco until moving to Serie A team Parma after Euro 96.

He starred in the 1998 World Cup Finals for France and his excellent performances for club and country earned him a move to Juventus in 2001 for a fee of £22 million. He lined up at centre back for Juventus but usually played at right back for "Les Blues".

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
AS Monaco 01 Jul 1990 01 Jul 1996
Parma 01 Jul 1996 18 Jun 2001
Juventus 18 Jun 2001

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1999-00 Parma UEFA Champions League 2
1
2000-01 Parma Serie A 30
2000-01 Parma UEFA Cup 6
1
2001-02 Juventus Serie A 30
2001-02 Juventus UEFA Champions League 8
2
2002-03 Juventus Serie A 25
1
1
2002-03 Juventus UEFA Champions League 15
2003-04 Juventus Serie A 24
1
2003-04 Juventus UEFA Champions League 5
2004-05 Juventus Serie A 37
5
2004-05 Juventus UEFA Champions League 2
2005-06 Juventus UEFA Champions League 1
2006-07 Barcelona UEFA Champions League 1
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
11 Aug 1999 Rangers v Parma L 2-0 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
25 Aug 1999 Parma v Rangers W 1-0
Agg: 1-2
UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
14 Sep 2000 Pobeda v Parma W 0-2 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
28 Sep 2000 Parma v Pobeda W 4-0
Agg: 6-0
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
01 Oct 2000 Parma v Fiorentina D 2-2 Serie A 1
15 Oct 2000 Brescia v Parma D 0-0 Serie A 2
22 Oct 2000 Perugia v Parma L 3-1 Serie A 3
26 Oct 2000 Parma v Dinamo Zagreb W 2-0 UEFA Cup 2nd round 1st leg
01 Nov 2000 Parma v AC Milan W 2-0 Serie A 4
05 Nov 2000 Bari v Parma W 0-1 Serie A 5
09 Nov 2000 Dinamo Zagreb v Parma L 1-0
Agg: 1-2
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
11 Nov 2000 Parma v Udinese W 2-0 Serie A 6
19 Nov 2000 Bologna v Parma L 2-1 Serie A 7
23 Nov 2000 Parma v TSV 1860 München D 2-2 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
26 Nov 2000 Parma v Lazio W 2-0 Serie A 8
02 Dec 2000 Parma v Atalanta W 2-0 Serie A 9
05 Dec 2000 TSV 1860 München v Parma W 0-2
Agg: 2-4
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
10 Dec 2000 Juventus v Parma L 1-0 Serie A 10
17 Dec 2000 Parma v Vicenza L 0-2 Serie A 11
23 Dec 2000 Napoli v Parma D 2-2 Serie A 12
14 Jan 2001 Inter Milano v Parma D 1-1 Serie A 14
21 Jan 2001 Parma v Lecce D 1-1 Serie A 15
28 Jan 2001 Verona v Parma W 0-2 Serie A 16
04 Feb 2001 Parma v AS Roma L 1-2 Serie A 17
11 Feb 2001 Fiorentina v Parma W 0-1 Serie A 18
15 Feb 2001 PSV Eindhoven v Parma L 2-1 UEFA Cup 4th round 1st leg
04 Mar 2001 AC Milan v Parma D 2-2 Serie A 21
11 Mar 2001 Parma v Bari W 4-0 Serie A 22
18 Mar 2001 Udinese v Parma W 1-3 Serie A 23
14 Apr 2001 Atalanta v Parma W 0-1 Serie A 26
18 Apr 2001 Lazio v Parma L 1-0 Serie A 25
22 Apr 2001 Parma v Juventus D 0-0 Serie A 27
28 Apr 2001 Vicenza v Parma D 0-0 Serie A
06 May 2001 Parma v Napoli W 4-0 Serie A 29
12 May 2001 Reggina v Parma L 2-0 Serie A 30
17 May 2001 Parma v Inter Milano W 3-1 Serie A 31
27 May 2001 Lecce v Parma W 1-2 Serie A 32
10 Jun 2001 Parma v Verona L 1-2 Serie A 33
17 Jun 2001 AS Roma v Parma L 3-1 Serie A 34


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
1991-92 France Toulon Under-21 4
1
1991-92 France Under-21
1
1992-93 France Mediterranean Games 5
1992-93 France UEFA Under-21 5
1993-94 France UEFA Under-21 5
1993-94 France Under-21 1
1994-95 France B International 2
1994-95 France International Friendly 1
1
1995-96 France International Friendly 5
1
1995-96 France UEFA European Championship 5
3
1996-97 France International Friendly 6
1996-97 France Tournoi de France 2
1
1997-98 France FIFA World Cup 6
2
1997-98 France International Friendly 7
1997-98 France King Hassan II Cup 1
1998-99 France International Friendly 3
1998-99 France Jean-Pierre Papin Testimonial 1
1998-99 France UEFA European Championship 5
1999-00 France Hassan II Tournament 1
1999-00 France International Friendly 6
1999-00 France UEFA European Championship 8
1
2000-01 France International Friendly 5
1
2001-02 France FIFA World Cup 3
2001-02 France International Friendly 7
2002-03 France FIFA Confederations Cup 3
1
1
2002-03 France International Friendly 3
2002-03 France UEFA European Championship 5
2003-04 France FIFA Centenary International 1
2003-04 France International Friendly 5
1
2003-04 France UEFA European Championship 7
2005-06 France FIFA World Cup 11
1
2005-06 France International Friendly 7
2006-07 France International Friendly 2
2006-07 France UEFA European Championship 7
2007-08 France International Friendly 5
2007-08 France UEFA European Championship 7


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
19 Feb 1992 France v Portugal L 0-1 U21
24 May 1992 France v Czechoslovakia W 1-0 Toulon Under-21 Group A
26 May 1992 France v Mexico W 4-0 Toulon Under-21 Group A
28 May 1992 France v England D 0-0 Toulon Under-21 Group A
31 May 1992 France v Yugoslavia L 0-0 (3-4) Toulon Under-21 Semi-final
08 Sep 1992 Bulgaria v France W 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 6
14 Nov 1992 France v Finland L 1-2 UEFA U21 Group 6
16 Feb 1993 Israel v France W 1-2 UEFA U21 Group 6
26 Mar 1993 Austria v France W 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 6
28 Apr 1993 France v Sweden W 2-1 UEFA U21 Group 6
17 Jun 1993 France v Turkey D 1-1 MEDITERRANEAN GAMES
19 Jun 1993 France v Tunisia W 2-0 MEDITERRANEAN GAMES
21 Jun 1993 France v Croatia D 3-3 MEDITERRANEAN GAMES
24 Jun 1993 France v Turkey L 0-1 Mediterranean Games
26 Jun 1993 France v Italy W 2-1 MEDITERRANEAN GAMES
12 Oct 1993 France v Israel W 3-0 UEFA U21 Group 6
16 Nov 1993 France v Bulgaria W 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 6
16 Feb 1994 France v Poland W 3-1 U21
09 Mar 1994 France v Russia W 2-0 UEFA U21 Quarter-final
23 Mar 1994 Russia v France W 0-1 UEFA U21 Quarter-final
20 Apr 1994 France v Spain L 1-2 UEFA U21 3rd place
17 Aug 1994 France v Czech Republic D 2-2 International Friendly
18 Jan 1995 Netherlands v France W 0-1 International Friendly
25 Apr 1995 France v Slovakia W 1-0 B INTER
25 May 1995 France v Slovakia W 1-0 B INTER
22 Jul 1995 Norway v France D 0-0 International Friendly
16 Aug 1995 France v Poland D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1
06 Sep 1995 France v Azerbaijan W 10-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
11 Oct 1995 Romania v France W 1-3 UEFA European Championship Group 1
21 Feb 1996 France v Greece W 3-1 International Friendly
27 Mar 1996 Belgium v France W 0-2 International Friendly
29 May 1996 France v Finland W 2-0 International Friendly
01 Jun 1996 Germany v France W 0-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 1996 France v Armenia W 2-0 International Friendly
10 Jun 1996 Romania v France W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
15 Jun 1996 France v Spain D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
18 Jun 1996 France v Bulgaria W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
23 Jun 1996 France v Netherlands W 0-0 (5-4) UEFA European Championship Finals quarter-final
26 Jun 1996 France v Czech Republic L 0-0 (5-6) UEFA European Championship Finals semi-final
31 Aug 1996 France v Mexico W 2-0 International Friendly
09 Oct 1996 France v Turkey W 4-0 International Friendly
09 Nov 1996 Denmark v France L 1-0 International Friendly
22 Jan 1997 Portugal v France W 0-2 International Friendly
26 Feb 1997 France v Netherlands W 2-1 International Friendly
02 Apr 1997 France v Sweden W 1-0 International Friendly
03 Jun 1997 France v Brazil D 1-1 TOURNOI DE FRANCE
07 Jun 1997 France v England L 0-1 Tournoi de France
11 Jun 1997 France v Italy D 2-2 TOURNOI DE FRANCE
11 Oct 1997 France v South Africa W 2-1 International Friendly
12 Nov 1997 France v Scotland W 2-1 International Friendly
28 Jan 1998 France v Spain W 1-0 International Friendly
25 Feb 1998 France v Norway D 3-3 International Friendly
25 Mar 1998 Russia v France L 1-0 International Friendly
22 Apr 1998 Sweden v France D 0-0 International Friendly
27 May 1998 Belgium v France W 0-1 King Hassan II Cup
05 Jun 1998 Finland v France W 0-1 International Friendly
12 Jun 1998 France v South Africa W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C
18 Jun 1998 France v Saudi Arabia W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C
28 Jun 1998 France v Paraguay W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals 2nd round
03 Jul 1998 Italy v France W 0-0 (4-3) FIFA World Cup Finals quarter-final
08 Jul 1998 France v Croatia W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals semi-final
12 Jul 1998 Brazil v France W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Final
19 Aug 1998 Austria v France D 2-2 International Friendly
05 Sep 1998 Iceland v France D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 4
10 Oct 1998 Russia v France W 2-3 UEFA European Championship Group 4
20 Jan 1999 France v Morocco W 1-0 International Friendly
10 Feb 1999 England v France W 0-2 International Friendly
27 Mar 1999 France v Ukraine D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
31 Mar 1999 France v Armenia W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
30 May 1999 France v World XI D 2-2 Jean-Pierre Papin Testimonial
05 Jun 1999 France v Russia L 2-3 UEFA European Championship Group 4
18 Aug 1999 Northern Ireland v France W 0-1 International Friendly
04 Sep 1999 Ukraine v France D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
08 Sep 1999 Armenia v France W 2-3 UEFA European Championship Group 4
09 Oct 1999 France v Iceland W 3-2 UEFA European Championship Group 4
13 Nov 1999 France v Croatia W 3-0 International Friendly
23 Feb 2000 France v Poland W 1-0 International Friendly
29 Mar 2000 Scotland v France W 0-2 International Friendly
26 Apr 2000 France v Slovenia W 3-2 International Friendly
28 May 2000 Croatia v France W 0-2 International Friendly
04 Jun 2000 France v Japan D 2-2 Hassan II Tournament
11 Jun 2000 France v Denmark W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Finals Group D
16 Jun 2000 Czech Republic v France W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Finals Group D
25 Jun 2000 France v Spain W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Finals quarter-final
28 Jun 2000 France v Portugal W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Finals semi-final
02 Jul 2000 France v Italy W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Final
02 Sep 2000 France v England D 1-1 International Friendly
04 Oct 2000 France v Cameroon D 1-1 International Friendly
07 Oct 2000 South Africa v France D 0-0 International Friendly
15 Nov 2000 Turkey v France W 0-4 International Friendly
25 Apr 2001 France v Portugal W 4-0 International Friendly
15 Aug 2001 France v Denmark W 1-0 International Friendly
01 Sep 2001 Chile v France L 2-1 International Friendly
06 Oct 2001 France v Algeria W 4-1 International Friendly
13 Feb 2002 France v Romania W 2-1 International Friendly
17 Apr 2002 France v Russia D 0-0 International Friendly
18 May 2002 France v Belgium L 1-2 International Friendly
26 May 2002 Korea Republic v France W 2-3 International Friendly
31 May 2002 France v Senegal L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
06 Jun 2002 France v Uruguay D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
11 Jun 2002 Denmark v France L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
21 Aug 2002 Tunisia v France D 1-1 International Friendly
07 Sep 2002 Cyprus v France W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 1
12 Oct 2002 France v Slovenia W 5-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
16 Oct 2002 Malta v France W 0-4 UEFA European Championship Group 1
20 Nov 2002 France v Serbia and Montenegro W 3-0 International Friendly
12 Feb 2003 France v Czech Republic L 0-2 International Friendly
29 Mar 2003 France v Malta W 6-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
02 Apr 2003 Israel v France W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 1
18 Jun 2003 France v Colombia W 1-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
22 Jun 2003 France v New Zealand W 5-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
26 Jun 2003 France v Turkey W 3-2 FIFA Confederations Cup Semi-final
29 Jun 2003 France v Cameroon W 1-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Final
20 Aug 2003 Switzerland v France W 0-2 International Friendly
06 Sep 2003 France v Cyprus W 5-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
10 Sep 2003 Slovenia v France W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 1
11 Oct 2003 France v Israel W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
15 Nov 2003 Germany v France W 0-3 International Friendly
18 Feb 2004 Belgium v France W 0-2 International Friendly
31 Mar 2004 Netherlands v France D 0-0 International Friendly
20 May 2004 France v Brazil D 0-0 FIFA Centenary International
28 May 2004 France v Andorra W 4-0 International Friendly
06 Jun 2004 France v Ukraine W 1-0 International Friendly
13 Jun 2004 France v England W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
17 Jun 2004 Croatia v France D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
21 Jun 2004 Switzerland v France W 1-3 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
25 Jun 2004 France v Greece L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Quarter-final
17 Aug 2005 France v Ivory Coast W 3-0 International Friendly
03 Sep 2005 France v Faroe Islands W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
07 Sep 2005 Republic of Ireland v France W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
08 Oct 2005 Switzerland v France D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
12 Oct 2005 France v Cyprus W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 4
09 Nov 2005 France v Costa Rica W 3-2 International Friendly
12 Nov 2005 France v Germany D 0-0 International Friendly
01 Mar 2006 France v Slovakia L 1-2 International Friendly
27 May 2006 France v Mexico W 1-0 International Friendly
31 May 2006 France v Denmark W 2-0 International Friendly
07 Jun 2006 France v China PR W 3-1 International Friendly
13 Jun 2006 France v Switzerland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
18 Jun 2006 France v Korea Republic D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
23 Jun 2006 Togo v France W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
27 Jun 2006 Spain v France W 1-3 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
01 Jul 2006 Brazil v France W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Quarter-final
05 Jul 2006 France v Portugal W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Semi-final
09 Jul 2006 Italy v France L 1-1 (3-5) FIFA World Cup Final
02 Sep 2006 Georgia v France W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group B
06 Sep 2006 France v Italy W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
07 Oct 2006 Scotland v France L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
11 Oct 2006 France v Faroe Islands W 5-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
15 Nov 2006 France v Greece W 1-0 International Friendly
24 Mar 2007 Lithuania v France W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
28 Mar 2007 France v Austria W 1-0 International Friendly
02 Jun 2007 France v Ukraine W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
06 Jun 2007 France v Georgia W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
08 Sep 2007 Italy v France D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
12 Sep 2007 France v Scotland L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group B
13 Oct 2007 Faroe Islands v France W 0-6 UEFA European Championship Group B
17 Oct 2007 France v Lithuania W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group B
16 Nov 2007 France v Morocco D 2-2 International Friendly
21 Nov 2007 Ukraine v France D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Group B
06 Feb 2008 Spain v France L 1-0 International Friendly
26 Mar 2008 France v England W 1-0 International Friendly
27 May 2008 France v Ecuador W 2-0 International Friendly
03 Jun 2008 France v Colombia W 1-0 International Friendly
09 Jun 2008 France v Romania D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Finals Group C
13 Jun 2008 France v Netherlands L 1-4 UEFA European Championship Finals Group C


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