R.C. Lens@ @2005/2006
Club Profile
R.C. Lens Racing Club de Lens
Official site http://www.rclens.fr/
Formed 1906
President Gervais MARTEL
Club Honours
League Champions D2:
1937-38, 1949-50,
1973-74
L1:
1998-99
Drago Cup Winners 1959, 1960, 1965
League Cup Winners 1994, 1999
Stadium Image Stadium
Felix Bollaert
Adress Place Jean Jaures, 62307 Lens Cedex
Maps Google maps, Maporama
Capacity 42,300
Telephone 03.21.69.86.86
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Player Profile
# –¼‘O Position Born cm/kg Country
1 Sébastien Chabbert GK 1978/05/15 184/80 France
16 Niki Mäenpää GK 1985/01/23 190/86 Finland
30 Charles-Hubert Itandje GK 1982/11/02 193/83 France
3 Vitorino Hilton DF 1977/09/13 182/73 Brazil
4 Adama Coulibaly DF 1980/10/09 186/85 Mali
5 Nicolas Gillet DF 1976/11/08 188/82 France
6 Jacek Bak DF 1973/03/24 187/78 Poland
15 Yoann Lachor DF 1976/01/17 187/81 France
34 Patrick Barul DF 1977/10/02 175/70 France
39 Kamil Zayatte DF 1985/03/07 187/87 Guinea
7 Jéróme Leroy MF 1974/11/04 183/71 France
8 Seydou Keita MF 1980/01/16 183/75 Mali
10 Eric Carriére MF 1973/05/24 173/64 France
13 Mounir Diane MF 1982/05/16 183/77 Morocco
18 Olivier Thomert MF 1980/03/28 180/75 France
23 Alou Diarra MF 1981/07/15 190/79 France
26 Yohan Demont MF 1978/05/15 176/68 France
32 Benoìt Assou-Ekotto MF 1984/03/24 178/70 France
35 Simon Feindouno MF 1985/08/15 174/64 Guinea
13 Jonathan Lacourt MF 1986/08/17 180/71 France
9 Daniel Cousin FW 1977/02/07 187/82 Gabon
11 Déméfrius Ferreira FW 1983/09/19 180/70 Brazil
20 Dagui Bakari FW 1974/09/06 193/90 France
22 Issam Jemaa FW 1984/01/28 185/80 Tunisia
27 Aruna Dindane FW 1980/11/26 174/76 Ivory Coast
29 Seïd Khiter FW 1985/01/19 171/70 France
Technical Staff
Head Coach Image Head Coach
Francis GILLOT
Born 1960/02/09 Maubeuge, France
Joined 2005/04/28
Club as manager/coach Sochaux, junior team (96-03),
Al-Ain, Assistant Coach (03-04),
Lens (04-)
Name Born Position
Didier SENAC (FRA) 1958/10/02 Assistant Coach
Eric SIKORA (FRA) 1968/02/04 Assistant Coach
Jean-Pierre LAURICELLA (FRA) 1965/02/04 Defense Coach
Daniel KRAWCZYK ----/--/-- Physical preparer
Transfer Zone
In
07/01/2005 Yohan Demont (FRA) MF Ajaccio (FRA) ? ?
07/01/2005 Issam Jomaa (TUN) FW Esperance (AUS) ? ?
07/01/2005 Aruna Dindane (IVC) FW Anderlecht (BEL) ? ?
06/23/2005 Alou Diarra (FRA) MF Liverpool (ENG) ’? ?
06/30/2005 Abdoulaye Diagne-FAYE (SEN) MF Istres (FRA) ended Loan -
Out
08/01/2005 Dagui BAKARI (IVC) FW Nancy (FR) ? ?
07/29/2005 Abdoulaye Diagne-FAYE (SEN) MF Bolton (ENG) Loan 06/2006
07/01/2005 John Utaka (NGA) FW Rennes (FRA) ’? ?
07/01/2005 Daouda JABI (FRA) DF Ajaccio (FRA) Loan 06/2006
06/30/2005 Eric Cubilier (FRA) DF A.S.Monaco (FRA) ended Loan -
06/30/2005 Elhadji Pape SARR (SEN) MF Alaves (ESP) ended Loan -
06/29/2005 Rod FANNI (FRA) DF Nice (FRA) ? ?
05/31/2005 Lesly MALOUDA (FRA) MF Istres (FRA) Loan 06/2006
R.C. Lens@ @2004/2005
Player Profile
?# Name Position Age Matches Goal Country
1 Sébastien Chabbert GK 25 7 0 France
30 Charles-Hubert Itandje GK 21 60 0 France
16 Niki Mäenpää GK 18 0 0 Finland
32 Benoìt Assou-Ekotto DF 19 3 0 Cameroon
6 Jacek Bak DF 30 182 5 Poland
34 Patrick Barul DF 26 35 0 France
- Stéphane Besle DF 19 1 0 France
4 Adama Coulibaly DF 23 74 3 Mali
- Eric Cubilier DF 24 58 0 France
- Martin Ekani DF 20 4 0 France
5 Nicolas Gillet DF 27 152 11 France
- Adil Hermach DF 17 0 0 Morocco
3 Vitorino Hilton DF 26 17 1 Brazil
27 Daouda Jabi DF 23 37 0 Guinea
15 Yoann Lachor DF 27 147 3 France
10 Eric Carriére MF 30 222 23 France
29 Charles-Edouard Coridon MF 30 207 19 France
13 Mounir Diane MF 21 21 1 Morocco
23 Alou Diarra MF 22 63 4 France
8 Seydou Keita MF 23 80 4 Mali
7 Jéróme Leroy MF 29 198 21 France
26 Lesly Malouda MF 20 0 0 France
25 Guillaume Plessis MF 18 0 0 France
- El-Hadji Pape Sarr MF 26 101 8 Senegal
18 Olivier Thomert MF 23 73 7 France
20 Dagui Orphie Bakari ST 29 105 20 Ivory Cast
/France
- Bouabid Bouden ST 22 0 0 Morocco
13 Matar Coly ST 20 0 0 Senegal
9 Daniel Cousin ST 26 83 19 Gabon
29 Seíd Khiter ST 18 1 0 France
21 John Chukwudi Utaka ST 21 71 13 Nigeria
Technical Staff
Head Coach Image Head Coach
Joel Muller
Born 1952/01/02
Joined 2001/--/--
Club as manager/coach Metz
Lens
Name Born Position
Michel Ettorre ----/--/-- Assistant Coach
Georges Tournay ----/--/-- Assistant Coach
Denis Bucher ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Jean-Pierre Czayka ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Philippe Darques ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Daniel Krawczyk ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Jean-Marc Laborderie ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Frederic Mankowski ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Rene Mignon ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Transfer Zone
In
01/01/2005 Elhadji Pape SARR (SEN) MF Alaves (ESP) Loan 06/2005
09/01/2004 Eric Carriere (FRA) MF Lyon (FRA) ? ?
08/01/2004 Daniel Cousin (FRA) FW Le Mans (FRA) ? ?
07/15/2004 Jerome Leroy (FRA) MF Guingamp (FRA) ? ?
07/01/2004 Alou Diarra (FRA) MF Liverpool (ENG) Loan 06/2005
07/01/2004 Eric Cubilier (FRA) DF A.S.Monaco (FRA) Loan 06/2005
07/01/2004 Vitorino Hilton (BRA) DF Servette (SUI) ? ?
07/01/2004 Nicolas Gillet (FRA) DF Nantes (FRA) ? ?
06/30/2004 Mathieu BUCHER (FRA) FW Vallencienne (FRA) ended Loan -
06/30/2004 Bruno Rodriguez (FRA) FW Metz (FRA) ended Loan -
05/16/2004 Zoumana CAMARA (FRA) DF Leeds (ENG) ended Loan -
Out
02/01/2005 Jocelyn Blanchard (FRA) MF Austria Vienna (AUT) ? ?
01/25/2005 Guillaume Plessis (FRA) DF Everton (ENG) ? ?
01/24/2005 Joel Muller (FRA) Coa. Un-attached Released -
01/01/2005 Yazid KAISSI (FRA) MF Panionios (TUR) Loan ?
01/01/2005 Bouabid BOUDEN (MAR) FW Al Ali (KSA) Loan ?
08/28/2004 Cyril Rool (FRA) DF Bordeaux (FRA) ? ?
08/01/2004 Charles Coridon (FRA) MF Paris St-G. (FRA) ? ?
08/01/2004 Daniel Moreira (FRA) FW Toulouse (FRA) ? ?
07/27/2004 Pape Bouba Diop (SEN) MF Fulham (ENG) ’? ?
07/01/2004 Rigobert SONG (CAM) CD Glatasaray (TUR) ? ?
07/01/2004 Abdoulaye Diagne-FAYE (SEN) MF Istres (FRA) Loan 06/2005
07/01/2004 Cyril ROOL (FRA) DF Bordeaux (FRA) ? ?
07/01/2004 Zoumana CAMARA (FRA) DF St.Etienne (FRA) ? ?
07/01/2004 Daniel MOREIRA (FRA) MF Toulouse (FRA) ? ?
07/01/2004 Eric SIKORA (FRA) DF Un-attached Retire -
07/01/2004 Alessandro FURTADO (FRA) MF Clermont (FRA) Loan ?
07/01/2004 Guillaume CHERREAU - Un-attached Released -
R.C. Lens@ @2003/2004
Player Profile
# Name Position Born Country
2 Eric Sikora DF 1968/02/04 France
3 Rigobert Song CD 1976/07/01 Cameroon
4 Adama Coulibaly DF 1980/09/10 Mali
5 Jocelyn Blanchard MF 1972/05/28 France
6 Jacek Bak CD 1973/03/24 Poland
7 Antoine Sibierski DF 1974/08/05 France
8 Seydou Keita MF 1980/01/16 Mali
10 Daniel Moreira ST 1977/08/08 France
11 Tony Vairelles FW 1973/04/10 France
14 Ferdinand Coly RB 1973/09/10 Senegal
15 Pape Sarr MF 1977/12/07 Senegal
16 Sebastien Chabbert GK 1978/05/15 France
17 Yoann Lachor DF 1976/01/17 France
18 Olivier Thomert FW 1980/03/28 France
19 Pape Bouba Diop MF 1978/01/28 Senegal
21 John Utaka ST 1982/01/08 Nigeria
23 Abdoulaye Faye DF 1978/02/26 Senegal
24 Rod Fanni CD 1981/12/06 France
25 Abdelmajid Oulmers MF 1978/09/12 Morocco
26 Cyril Rool DF 1975/04/15 France
28 Dagui Bakari FW 1974/09/06 France
29 Charles-Edouard Coridon MF 1973/04/09 France
30 Charles Itandje GK 1982/11/08 France
Technical Staff
Head Coach Image Head Coach
Joel Muller
Born 1952/01/02
Joined 2001/--/--
Club as manager/coach Metz
Lens
Name Born Position
Michel Ettorre ----/--/-- Assistant Coach
Georges Tournay ----/--/-- Assistant Coach
Denis Bucher ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Jean-Pierre Czayka ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Philippe Darques ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Daniel Krawczyk ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Jean-Marc Laborderie ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Frederic Mankowski ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Rene Mignon ----/--/-- Medical Staff
Transfer Zone
In
07/01/2003 Ferdinand Coly (Sen) RB Birmingham (Eng) ended Loan -
Out
08/04/2003 Antoine Sibierski (Fra) MF Man City (Eng) ’703.6k 06/2006
07/22/2003 Zoumana Camara (Fra) CD Leeds Utd. (Eng) Loan 06/2004
07/01/2003 Tony Vairelles (Fra) FW Un-attached Released -
UEFA Cup
1st. Round
09/24/2003 v F.K. Cementarnica (Mac) (A) 1œ0
10/15/2003 v F.K. Cementarnica (Mac) (H) -
Qialifying Round
08/14/2003 v Torpedo Kutaisi (Geo) (H) 3œ0
08/28/2003 v Torpedo Kutaisi (Geo) (A) 2œ0
R.C. Lens@ @2002/2003
Player Profile
# Name Position Country
1 Guillaume Warmuz G France
2 Eric Sikora D France
3 Rigobert Song D Cameroon
4 Adama Coulibaly D Mali
5 Jocelyn Blanchard M France
6 Jacek Bak D Poland
7 Antoine Sibierski D France
8 Seydou Keita M Mali
10 Daniel Moreira F France
11 Stephane Pedron M France
14 Ferdinand Coly D Senegal
15 Pape Sarr M Senegal
16 Sebastien Chabbert G France
17 Yoann Lachor D France
18 Olivier Thomert M France
19 Pape Bouba Diop M Senegal
20 Zoumana Camara D France
21 John Utaka F Nigeria
23 Abdoulaye Faye D Senegal
24 Rod Fanni D France
25 Abdelmajid Oulmers M Morocco
26 Cyril Rool D France
28 Dagui Bakari F France
29 Charles-Edouard Coridon M France
30 Charles Itandje G France
Technical Staff
# Name Position
- Joel Muller Head Coach
- Michel Ettorre Assistant Coach
- Georges Tournay Assistant Coach
- Denis Bucher Medical Staff
- Jean-Pierre Czayka Medical Staff
- Philippe Darques Medical Staff
- Daniel Krawczyk Medical Staff
- Jean-Marc Laborderie Medical Staff
- Frederic Mankowski Medical Staff
- Rene Mignon Medical Staff
Transfer Zone
In
01/31/2003 Tony Vairelles (Fra) Lyon (Fra) -
01/25/2003 Joe Cannon San Jose Earthquakes full ownership
07/12/2002 John Utaka Al Saad full ownership
07/12/2002 Seydou Keita Lorient loan
07/12/2002 Dagui Bakari Lille full ownership
07/12/2002 Bahanag Rigobert Song 1. FC Koeln full ownership
07/12/2002 Jacek Bak Lyon full ownership
Out
06/27/2003 Abdel Ulmers (Mor) Charleroi (Bel) ’?
01/31/2003 Stephane Pedron (Fra) Paris-SG (Fra) Loan
01/29/2003 Guillaume Warmuz Arsenal -
01/03/2003 Ludovic Delporte (Fra) Albacete (Spa) ’?
01/01/2003 Ferdinand Coly (Sen) Birmingham City (Eng) Loan
12/27/2002 Guillaume Warmuz Un-attached retired
09/25/2002 Charles Itandje (Fra) Luton Town (Eng) Trial
08/22/2002 Valerien Ismael Strasbourg full ownership
08/02/2002 Esteban Fuertes (Arg) River Plate (Arg) Loan
07/22/2002 Bruno Rodriguez Ajaccio loan
07/16/2002 El Hadji Diouf Liverpool -
07/13/2002 Michael Debeve (Fra) Amiens (Fra) Bosman
07/08/2002 Jean-Guy Wallemme RC Paris free transfer
07/01/2002 Cedric Berthelin (Fra) Un-attached -
07/01/2002 Valerien Ismael (Fra) Un-attached -
07/01/2002 Radek Bejbl Slavia Praha full ownership
07/01/2002 Franck Queudrue Middlesbrough full ownership
UEFA Champions League
Group Stage 1
09/17/2002
v Milan
(A)
1›2
09/25/2002
v Bayern Munchen
(H)
1¢1
10/02/2002 v Deportivo La Coruna (A)
1›3
10/22/2002
v Deportivo La Coruna
(H)
3œ1
10/30/2002 v Milan (H) 2œ1
11/12/2002
v Bayern Munchen
(A)
3¢3
UEFA CUP
‚Rrd Round
11/28/2002
v Porto
(A)
0›3
12/12/2002
v Porto
(H)
1œ0