Patrice Evra

Professional Footballer
Born May 15, 1981

Patrice Latyr Evra is a French international footballer who plays for English club Manchester United in the Premier League and the France national team. Originally an attacker, he primarily plays as a left back and is described as "the classic example of a modern full-back" who is renowned for his "pace, athleticism, and determination".… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Patrice Evra.


1981 Birth Born on May 15, 1981.


1993 12 Years Old In 1993, he joined amateur club CSF Brétigny based in nearby Brétigny-sur-Orge. … Read More
1999 18 Years Old Evra only appeared in three matches, making his debut on 29 August 1999 in a 2–1 away defeat against Alzano. … Read More
2000 19 Years Old He was assigned the number 26 shirt and made his club debut on 7 October 2000 in the team's 7–2 defeat to Châteauroux starting in the left winger position. … Read More


2001 - 2002 3 More Events
On 22 March 2003, he scored his second goal of the season in a 3–0 away win over Le Havre. … Read More
After appearing consistently with the team, on 24 March 2004, Evra suffered an ankle injury in the team's 4–2 first leg defeat to Spanish club Real Madrid in the quarter-finals of the Champions League. … Read More
Evra scored his only goal of the season on 8 January 2005 in the team's Round of 64 Coupe de France match against amateur club AC Seyssinet-Pariset. … Read More
Despite rumours of Monaco reaching a transfer agreement with Italian club Internazionale, on 3 January 2006, Evra revealed that he preferred to move to England to join Manchester United. … Read More
On 10 April 2007, Evra scored the final goal in a 7–1 win over Roma in the second leg of the quarter-finals of the 2007–08 UEFA Champions League. … Read More
Evra has participated in five major international tournaments for France; the 2008, 2012 and 2016 editions of the UEFA European Football Championship, winning a runners-up medal at Euro 2016, and both the 2010 FIFA World Cup and 2014 FIFA World Cup. … Read More
Evra temporarily returned to the team domestically for its home match, coincidentally, against Chelsea on 11 January 2009. … Read More


Evra's contract with Manchester United was also up at the end of the 2011–12 season, which led to the player being linked with a move to Real Madrid. … Read More
2012 31 Years Old During the 2012–13 season, despite being just tall, Evra built up a reputation as an attacking threat at corners, doubling his goals tally from his previous seven years at the club with three headed goals from corners in the space of 13 games, against Newcastle United, Arsenal and Swansea City. … Read More
…  After joining Italian side Juventus in 2014, he immediately helped the club to a domestic double and the 2015 UEFA Champions League Final, and won a second domestic double and the Supercoppa Italiana the following season.
On 6 June 2015, Evra started for Juventus in the 2015 UEFA Champions League Final as Juventus were defeated 3–1 by Barcelona at Berlin's Olympiastadion; the match was the fifth Champions League final in which he had appeared, and the defeat meant that he became the first player to lose four Champions League finals.
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