Florian Tristan Mariano Thauvin is a French footballer. He was born on January 26, 1993, in the city of Orleans, France. Currently, he works in the right-winger position and plays for the Liga MX team, Tigres UANL.
Florian Thauvin First Years
His beginnings were very good, with only 18 years he made his debut in the Grenoble first team; in a draw as visitors in a match corresponding to Ligue 2 in France.
At the end of the season and, with his team relegated, Thauvin signed his first professional contract with Bastia Corso, on July 19, 2011. A year later, he managed to score his first goal with the Bastia shirt. He was one of the fundamental pillars of his team to be crowned champions in 2012.
Thanks to his excellent performance in the French second division, Thauvin signed a 4 and a half year contract with Lille but was returned to Bastia on loan until the end of the season, where he managed to win the award for the best young player in Ligue 1.
In September 2013, Thauvin signed a 5-year contract with Olympic Marseille, a team where he managed to play for only 2 years, in which he played 81 games and scored 15 goals.
Then in 2015, he again signed a 5-year contract, but this time with the English team Newcastle. His first game as a starter with Newcastle was a dream; as he managed to score 1 goal and give 3 assists for the victory of his team 4-1. At the end of the season, Newcastle decided to send Thauvin back to Marseille. However, it was a loan, a team where he stayed until 2020, where his contract with Marseille ended.
Jump to Mexican Lands
On May 7, 2021, the news was released that Thauvin was signing his contract with the Mexican team Tigres UANL.
As for the French soccer team, Thauvin was one of the top leaders in the lower teams. In the senior team, Florian managed to play a total of 10 games since 2017, where it was his first call-up. At the 2018 World Cup Russia, Thauvin played 1 minute in France’s victory over Argentina in the round of 16 played in the city of Kazan.
Next, we will show the record of Florian Thauvin both in his teams and in the French senior team