Nicolas Nkoulou

Date of birth27 March 1990
Place of birthYaoundé
NationalityCameroonian
Weight77 kg
Height1.84 m
PositionDefender

Nicolas Nkoulou joined Watford in October 2021 with a contract to June 2022.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
AS Monaco 01 Jul 2008 29 Jun 2011
Olympique Marseille 29 Jun 2011 30 Jun 2016
Olympique Lyonnais 01 Jul 2016 01 Jul 2018
Torino 05 Aug 2017 31 May 2018 L
Torino 01 Jul 2018 30 Jun 2021
Watford 07 Oct 2021

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2011-12 Olympique Marseille UEFA Champions League 10
2012-13 Olympique Marseille UEFA Europa League 7
1
2013-14 Olympique Marseille UEFA Champions League 5
3


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
13 Sep 2011 Olympiakos v Olympique Marseille W 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group F
28 Sep 2011 Olympique Marseille v Borussia Dortmund W 3-0 UEFA Champions League Group F
19 Oct 2011 Olympique Marseille v Arsenal L 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group F
01 Nov 2011 Arsenal v Olympique Marseille D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group F
23 Nov 2011 Olympique Marseille v Olympiakos L 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group F
06 Dec 2011 Borussia Dortmund v Olympique Marseille W 2-3 UEFA Champions League Group F
22 Feb 2012 Olympique Marseille v Internazionale W 1-0 UEFA Champions League Round of 16 1st leg
13 Mar 2012 Internazionale v Olympique Marseille L 2-1
Agg: 2-2
UEFA Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg
28 Mar 2012 Olympique Marseille v Bayern Munchen L 0-2 UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 1st leg
03 Apr 2012 Bayern Munchen v Olympique Marseille L 2-0
Agg: 4-0
UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 2nd leg
02 Aug 2012 Eskisehirspor v Olympique Marseille D 1-1 UEFA Europa League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
09 Aug 2012 Olympique Marseille v Eskisehirspor W 3-0
Agg: 4-1
UEFA Europa League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
23 Aug 2012 FC Sheriff Tiraspol v Olympique Marseille W 1-2 UEFA Europa League Play-off 1st leg
30 Aug 2012 Olympique Marseille v FC Sheriff Tiraspol D 0-0
Agg: 2-1
UEFA Europa League Play-off 2nd leg
20 Sep 2012 Fenerbahce v Olympique Marseille D 2-2 UEFA Europa League Group C
04 Oct 2012 Olympique Marseille v AEL Limassol W 5-1 UEFA Europa League Group C
25 Oct 2012 Borussia Monchengladbach v Olympique Marseille L 2-0 UEFA Europa League Group C
18 Sep 2013 Olympique Marseille v Arsenal L 1-2 UEFA Champions League Group F
01 Oct 2013 Borussia Dortmund v Olympique Marseille L 3-0 UEFA Champions League Group F
22 Oct 2013 Olympique Marseille v Napoli L 1-2 UEFA Champions League Group F
06 Nov 2013 Napoli v Olympique Marseille L 3-2 UEFA Champions League Group F
26 Nov 2013 Arsenal v Olympique Marseille L 2-0 UEFA Champions League Group F


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
2007-08 Cameroon Olympics 1
1
2008-09 Cameroon FIFA World Cup 1
2009-10 Cameroon Africa Cup of Nations 4
1
2009-10 Cameroon FIFA World Cup 7
2
2009-10 Cameroon International Friendly 7
2010-11 Cameroon International Friendly 2
1
2011-12 Cameroon FIFA World Cup 1
2012-13 Cameroon FIFA World Cup 3
1
2012-13 Cameroon International Friendly 2
2013-14 Cameroon FIFA World Cup 6
2013-14 Cameroon International Friendly 2
1
2014-15 Cameroon Africa Cup of Nations 7
1
2015-16 Cameroon Africa Cup of Nations 2
1
2015-16 Cameroon FIFA World Cup 2
1
2016-17 Cameroon Africa Cup of Nations 1
2
1
2016-17 Cameroon FIFA World Cup 2


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
16 Aug 2008 Brazil v Cameroon L 2-0 Olympics Quarter-final
07 Jun 2009 Cameroon v Morocco D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group A
12 Aug 2009 Austria v Cameroon W 0-2 International Friendly
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
10 Oct 2009 Cameroon v Togo W 3-0 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
09 Jan 2010 Kenya v Cameroon W 1-3 International Friendly
13 Jan 2010 Cameroon v Gabon L 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group D
17 Jan 2010 Cameroon v Zambia W 3-2 Africa Cup of Nations Group D
21 Jan 2010 Cameroon v Tunisia D 2-2 Africa Cup of Nations Group D
25 Jan 2010 Egypt v Cameroon L 3-1 Africa Cup of Nations Quarter-final
03 Mar 2010 Italy v Cameroon D 0-0 International Friendly
25 May 2010 Cameroon v Georgia 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
07 Jun 2011 Russia v Cameroon D 0-0 International Friendly
10 Jun 2012 Libya v Cameroon L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group I
14 Nov 2012 Albania v Cameroon D 0-0 International Friendly
23 Mar 2013 Cameroon v Togo W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group I
02 Jun 2013 Ukraine v Cameroon D 0-0 International Friendly
09 Jun 2013 Togo v Cameroon W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group I
16 Jun 2013 Congo DR v Cameroon D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group I
08 Sep 2013 Cameroon v Libya W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group I
13 Oct 2013 Tunisia v Cameroon D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 3rd round
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
26 May 2014 North Macedonia v Cameroon W 0-2 International Friendly
07 Jun 2014 Cameroon v Moldova W 1-0 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
23 Jun 2014 Cameroon v Brazil L 1-4 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
06 Sep 2014 Congo DR v Cameroon W 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
10 Sep 2014 Cameroon v Ivory Coast W 4-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
11 Oct 2014 Sierra Leone v Cameroon D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
15 Oct 2014 Cameroon v Sierra Leone W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
15 Nov 2014 Cameroon v Congo DR W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
19 Nov 2014 Ivory Coast v Cameroon D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
14 Jun 2015 Cameroon v Mauritania W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group M
06 Sep 2015 Gambia v Cameroon W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group M
11 Oct 2015 Nigeria v Cameroon L 3-0 International Friendly
13 Nov 2015 Niger v Cameroon W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Africa preliminary round
17 Nov 2015 Cameroon v Niger D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Africa preliminary round
26 Mar 2016 Cameroon v South Africa D 2-2 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group M
09 Oct 2016 Algeria v Cameroon D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group B
12 Nov 2016 Cameroon v Zambia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group B
18 Jan 2017 Cameroon v Guinea-Bissau W 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group A
22 Jan 2017 Cameroon v Gabon D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group A
05 Feb 2017 Egypt v Cameroon W 1-2 Africa Cup of Nations Final


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