Stéphane Sessègnon

Date of birth01 June 1984
Place of birthAllahé
NationalityBenini
Weight72 kg
Height1.72 m
PositionMidfielder/Forward

Stéphane Sessègnon joined Sunderland in January 2011 with a contract to June 2014 that was extended to June 2015 in August 2012.

He joined West Bromwich Albion in September 2013 with a three-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Requins de l'Atlantique 01 Jul 2003 01 Jul 2004
Créteil 01 Jul 2004 01 Jul 2006
Le Mans 01 Jul 2006 01 Jul 2008
Paris St Germain 01 Jul 2008 30 Jan 2011
Sunderland 30 Jan 2011 02 Sep 2013
West Bromwich Albion 02 Sep 2013 30 Jun 2016
Montpellier 26 Sep 2016

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2010-11 Sunderland Premier League 13
1
3
2
2011-12 Sunderland FA Cup 5
1
2011-12 Sunderland League Cup 1
2011-12 Sunderland Premier League 36
7
3
1
2012-13 Sunderland FA Cup 1
2012-13 Sunderland League Cup 3
2012-13 Sunderland Premier League 34
1
7
1
1
2013-14 Sunderland Premier League 2
2013-14 West Bromwich Albion FA Cup
1
2013-14 West Bromwich Albion League Cup 1
2013-14 West Bromwich Albion Premier League 23
3
5
2014-15 West Bromwich Albion FA Cup 3
2014-15 West Bromwich Albion League Cup 1
1
2014-15 West Bromwich Albion Premier League 20
8
1
5
2015-16 West Bromwich Albion FA Cup 4
1
2015-16 West Bromwich Albion League Cup 1
2015-16 West Bromwich Albion Premier League 21
4
2
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
01 Feb 2011 Sunderland v Chelsea L 2-4 Premier League
05 Feb 2011 Stoke City v Sunderland L 3-2 Premier League
12 Feb 2011 Sunderland v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-2 Premier League
26 Feb 2011 Everton v Sunderland L 2-0 Premier League
05 Mar 2011 Arsenal v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
20 Mar 2011 Sunderland v Liverpool L 0-2 Premier League
03 Apr 2011 Manchester City v Sunderland L 5-0 Premier League
09 Apr 2011 Sunderland v West Bromwich Albion L 2-3 Premier League
16 Apr 2011 Birmingham City v Sunderland L 2-0 Premier League
23 Apr 2011 Sunderland v Wigan Athletic W 4-2 Premier League
30 Apr 2011 Sunderland v Fulham L 0-3 Premier League
07 May 2011 Bolton Wanderers v Sunderland W 1-2 Premier League
14 May 2011 Sunderland v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 1-3 Premier League
22 May 2011 West Ham United v Sunderland W 0-3 Premier League
13 Aug 2011 Liverpool v Sunderland D 1-1 Premier League
20 Aug 2011 Sunderland v Newcastle United L 0-1 Premier League
23 Aug 2011 Brighton and Hove Albion v Sunderland L 1-0 League Cup 2nd round
27 Aug 2011 Swansea City v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
10 Sep 2011 Sunderland v Chelsea L 1-2 Premier League
18 Sep 2011 Sunderland v Stoke City W 4-0 Premier League
26 Sep 2011 Norwich City v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
01 Oct 2011 Sunderland v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 Premier League
16 Oct 2011 Arsenal v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
22 Oct 2011 Bolton Wanderers v Sunderland W 0-2 Premier League
29 Oct 2011 Sunderland v Aston Villa D 2-2 Premier League
05 Nov 2011 Manchester United v Sunderland L 1-0 Premier League
19 Nov 2011 Sunderland v Fulham D 0-0 Premier League
26 Nov 2011 Sunderland v Wigan Athletic L 1-2 Premier League
04 Dec 2011 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
11 Dec 2011 Sunderland v Blackburn Rovers W 2-1 Premier League
18 Dec 2011 Tottenham Hotspur v Sunderland L 1-0 Premier League
21 Dec 2011 Queens Park Rangers v Sunderland W 2-3 Premier League
26 Dec 2011 Sunderland v Everton D 1-1 Premier League
01 Jan 2012 Sunderland v Manchester City W 1-0 Premier League
03 Jan 2012 Wigan Athletic v Sunderland W 1-4 Premier League
08 Jan 2012 Peterborough United v Sunderland W 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 2012 Chelsea v Sunderland L 1-0 Premier League
21 Jan 2012 Sunderland v Swansea City W 2-0 Premier League
29 Jan 2012 Sunderland v Middlesbrough D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 2012 Sunderland v Norwich City W 3-0 Premier League
04 Feb 2012 Stoke City v Sunderland W 0-1 Premier League
08 Feb 2012 Middlesbrough v Sunderland W 1-2 FA Cup 4th round replay
11 Feb 2012 Sunderland v Arsenal L 1-2 Premier League
18 Feb 2012 Sunderland v Arsenal W 2-0 FA Cup 5th round
25 Feb 2012 West Bromwich Albion v Sunderland L 4-0 Premier League
04 Mar 2012 Newcastle United v Sunderland D 1-1 Premier League
24 Mar 2012 Sunderland v Queens Park Rangers W 3-1 Premier League
27 Mar 2012 Sunderland v Everton L 0-2 FA Cup 6th round replay
31 Mar 2012 Manchester City v Sunderland D 3-3 Premier League
07 Apr 2012 Sunderland v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 Premier League
09 Apr 2012 Everton v Sunderland L 4-0 Premier League
14 Apr 2012 Sunderland v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 0-0 Premier League
21 Apr 2012 Aston Villa v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
28 Apr 2012 Sunderland v Bolton Wanderers D 2-2 Premier League
06 May 2012 Fulham v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
13 May 2012 Sunderland v Manchester United L 0-1 Premier League
18 Aug 2012 Arsenal v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
28 Aug 2012 Sunderland v Morecambe W 2-0 League Cup 2nd round
01 Sep 2012 Swansea City v Sunderland D 2-2 Premier League
15 Sep 2012 Sunderland v Liverpool D 1-1 Premier League
22 Sep 2012 West Ham United v Sunderland D 1-1 Premier League
25 Sep 2012 Milton Keynes Dons v Sunderland W 0-2 League Cup 3rd round
29 Sep 2012 Sunderland v Wigan Athletic W 1-0 Premier League
06 Oct 2012 Manchester City v Sunderland L 3-0 Premier League
21 Oct 2012 Sunderland v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
27 Oct 2012 Stoke City v Sunderland D 0-0 Premier League
30 Oct 2012 Sunderland v Middlesbrough L 0-1 League Cup 4th round
03 Nov 2012 Sunderland v Aston Villa L 0-1 Premier League
10 Nov 2012 Everton v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
18 Nov 2012 Fulham v Sunderland W 1-3 Premier League
24 Nov 2012 Sunderland v West Bromwich Albion L 2-4 Premier League
27 Nov 2012 Sunderland v Queens Park Rangers D 0-0 Premier League
02 Dec 2012 Norwich City v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
08 Dec 2012 Sunderland v Chelsea L 1-3 Premier League
11 Dec 2012 Sunderland v Reading W 3-0 Premier League
15 Dec 2012 Manchester United v Sunderland L 3-1 Premier League
22 Dec 2012 Southampton v Sunderland W 0-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2012 Sunderland v Manchester City W 1-0 Premier League
29 Dec 2012 Sunderland v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-2 Premier League
02 Jan 2013 Liverpool v Sunderland L 3-0 Premier League
12 Jan 2013 Sunderland v West Ham United W 3-0 Premier League
15 Jan 2013 Sunderland v Bolton Wanderers L 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round replay
19 Jan 2013 Wigan Athletic v Sunderland W 2-3 Premier League
29 Jan 2013 Sunderland v Swansea City D 0-0 Premier League
02 Feb 2013 Reading v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
09 Feb 2013 Sunderland v Arsenal L 0-1 Premier League
23 Feb 2013 West Bromwich Albion v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
02 Mar 2013 Sunderland v Fulham D 2-2 Premier League
09 Mar 2013 Queens Park Rangers v Sunderland L 3-1 Premier League
17 Mar 2013 Sunderland v Norwich City D 1-1 Premier League
30 Mar 2013 Sunderland v Manchester United L 0-1 Premier League
07 Apr 2013 Chelsea v Sunderland L 2-1 Premier League
14 Apr 2013 Newcastle United v Sunderland W 0-3 Premier League
20 Apr 2013 Sunderland v Everton W 1-0 Premier League
29 Apr 2013 Aston Villa v Sunderland L 6-1 Premier League
17 Aug 2013 Sunderland v Fulham L 0-1 Premier League
24 Aug 2013 Southampton v Sunderland D 1-1 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
2003-04 Benin FIFA World Cup 2
2004-05 Benin FIFA World Cup 4
2005-06 Benin FIFA World Cup 2
2006-07 Benin Africa Cup of Nations 2
1
2007-08 Benin Africa Cup of Nations 3
1
1
2007-08 Benin FIFA World Cup 4
1
2
2007-08 Benin International Friendly 3
1
2008-09 Benin FIFA World Cup 3
1
2008-09 Benin International Friendly 1
2009-10 Benin Africa Cup of Nations 1
1
2009-10 Benin FIFA World Cup 3
1
2013-14 Benin Africa Cup of Nations 3
4
2014-15 Benin Africa Cup of Nations 2
1
2015-16 Benin Africa Cup of Nations 4
3
2015-16 Benin FIFA World Cup 2
1
2016-17 Benin Africa Cup of Nations 2
2
1
2018-19 Benin Africa Cup of Nations 7
1
2018-19 Benin International Friendly 2
1
2019-20 Benin Africa Cup of Nations 2
1
2019-20 Benin International Friendly 2
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
06 Jun 2004 Cameroon v Benin L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 3
20 Jun 2004 Benin v Sudan D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 3
04 Jul 2004 Benin v Egypt D 3-3 FIFA World Cup Africa group 3
10 Oct 2004 Benin v Ivory Coast L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 3
27 Mar 2005 Ivory Coast v Benin L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group 3
04 Jun 2005 Benin v Cameroon L 1-4 FIFA World Cup Africa group 3
04 Sep 2005 Egypt v Benin L 4-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 3
09 Oct 2005 Benin v Libya W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group 3
02 Jun 2007 Benin v Mali D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 9
16 Jun 2007 Benin v Togo W 4-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group 9
21 Aug 2007 Benin v Gabon D 2-2 International Friendly
12 Oct 2007 Sierra Leone v Benin W 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Group 9
17 Nov 2007 Benin v United Arab Emirates W 1-0 International Friendly
21 Nov 2007 Ghana v Benin L 4-2 International Friendly
21 Jan 2008 Mali v Benin L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group B
25 Jan 2008 Ivory Coast v Benin L 4-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group B
29 Jan 2008 Nigeria v Benin L 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group B
01 Jun 2008 Angola v Benin L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 3
08 Jun 2008 Benin v Uganda W 4-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 3
14 Jun 2008 Niger v Benin W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 3
22 Jun 2008 Benin v Niger W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 3
12 Oct 2008 Uganda v Benin L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 1st round group 3
11 Feb 2009 Algeria v Benin L 2-1 International Friendly
29 Mar 2009 Ghana v Benin L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
07 Jun 2009 Benin v Sudan W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
21 Jun 2009 Mali v Benin L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
11 Oct 2009 Benin v Ghana W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
14 Nov 2009 Sudan v Benin W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group D
16 Jan 2010 Nigeria v Benin L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group C
03 Jun 2012 Benin v Mali W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group H
10 Jun 2012 Rwanda v Benin D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group H
09 Jun 2013 Benin v Algeria L 1-3 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group H
16 Jun 2013 Mali v Benin D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group H
17 May 2014 Sao Tome e Principe v Benin W 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations 1st round
01 Jun 2014 Benin v Sao Tome e Principe W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations 1st round 2nd leg
20 Jul 2014 Benin v Malawi W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations 2nd round
02 Aug 2014 Malawi v Benin L 1-0 (3-4) Africa Cup of Nations 2nd round
14 Jun 2015 Equatorial Guinea v Benin D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
06 Sep 2015 Benin v Mali D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
12 Nov 2015 Benin v Burkina Faso W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa preliminary round
17 Nov 2015 Burkina Faso v Benin L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa preliminary round
23 Mar 2016 South Sudan v Benin W 1-2 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
27 Mar 2016 Benin v South Sudan W 4-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
12 Jun 2016 Benin v Equatorial Guinea W 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
04 Sep 2016 Mali v Benin L 5-2 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group C
11 Jun 2017 Benin v Gambia W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
09 Sep 2018 Togo v Benin D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
12 Oct 2018 Algeria v Benin L 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
16 Oct 2018 Benin v Algeria W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group D
11 Jun 2019 Benin v Guinea W 1-0 International Friendly
18 Jun 2019 Benin v Mauritania W 3-1 International Friendly
29 Jun 2019 Benin v Guinea-Bissau D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group F
02 Jul 2019 Benin v Cameroon D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group F
05 Jul 2019 Morocco v Benin W 1-1 (4-1) Africa Cup of Nations Finals - Round of 16
10 Jul 2019 Senegal v Benin L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals quarter-final
06 Sep 2019 Ivory Coast v Benin W 1-2 International Friendly
13 Oct 2019 Benin v Zambia D 2-2 International Friendly
13 Nov 2019 Nigeria v Benin L 2-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group L
17 Nov 2019 Benin v Sierra Leone W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group L


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