Blaise Matuidi

Born: May 9, 1987 (age 28)

Height: 5'6.5" (170cm)

Hometown: Toulouse, France
Nationality: France French

Position: Defensive midfielder
Team: Paris Saint-Germain (no. 14)
Paris Saint-Germain's Blaise Matuidi on November 6, 2012
Career History
Senior2009-Paris Saint-Germain
International2011-France
Sports Mole has 253 articles about Blaise Matuidi. Articles 1 to 40:
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City is congratulated by teammate David Silva of Manchester City after scoriing the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Queens Park Rangers at the Etihad Stadium on May 10, 2015
Team News: David Silva, Sergio Aguero start, Yaya Toure benched for Man City's CL clash
David Silva and Sergio Aguero start for Manchester City, while Yaya Toure is benched for tonight's Champions League quarter-final showdown against Paris Saint-Germain.
Apr 12, 18:53
Manchester City players in training on April 11, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Paris Saint-Germain
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final second leg between Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain at the Etihad.
Apr 11, 21:39
Kevin de Bruyne continues to celebrate scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City on April 6, 2016
Result: Manchester City hold Paris Saint-Germain to away draw
Manchester City hold Paris Saint-Germain to a 2-2 draw at the Parc des Princes to take two away goals back to the Etihad in their Champions League quarter-final.
Apr 6, 21:36
Dimitri Payet celebrates scoring during the FA Cup game between Blackburn Rovers and West Ham United on February 20, 2016
West Ham United star Dimitri Payet impresses France coach Didier Deschamps
France coach Didier Deschamps heaps praise on Dimitri Payet after the West Ham playmaker's strong performance in the 3-2 win over the Netherlands on Friday.
Mar 26, 10:52
Antoine Griezmann celebrates after scoring a goal during the friendly football match between the Netherlands and France on March 25, 2016
Result: France see off Netherlands in dramatic style on emotional night in Amsterdam
France recover from a late setback to see off the Netherlands 3-2 in an entertaining contest at the Amsterdam ArenA.
Mar 25, 21:47
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud celebrates scoring for France against Norway on May 27, 2014.
Live Commentary: Netherlands 2-3 France - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of France's 3-2 victory over the Netherlands, as Les Bleus recover from a late setback to pick up a big win.
Mar 25, 18:45
Diego Costa celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Southampton and Chelsea on February 27, 2016
Team News: Diego Costa, Kenedy start for Chelsea against Paris Saint-Germain
Diego Costa returns to Chelsea's starting lineup for their Champions League last-16 tie against PSG, while Kenedy makes his fourth start for the club.
Mar 9, 18:45
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic (L) and Paris Saint-Germain's Italian midfielder Marco Verratti react during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris Saint Germain (PSG) and Malmo FF on September 15, 2015
Paris Saint-Germain duo Blaise Matuidi, Marco Verratti struggling to face Chelsea
Paris Saint-Germain may be without both Blaise Matuidi and Marco Verratti for the Champions League last-16 second leg against Chelsea.
Mar 4, 16:59
David Luiz receives a crotch on his neck during the Champions League encounter between Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea on February 16, 2016
Result: Edinson Cavani puts PSG in control of Champions League tie
Edinson Cavani comes off the bench to secure a 2-1 win for PSG in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 clash with Chelsea.
Feb 16, 21:35
Blaise Matuidi of France controls the ball during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between France and Nigeria at Estadio Nacional on June 30, 2014
Report: Chelsea keen on Blaise Matuidi
A report in France claims that Chelsea are eager to sign Blaise Matuidi, although the midfielder is believed to be happy at Paris Saint-Germain.
Feb 11, 10:41
PSG forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic does his best impression of a Picasso painting after scoring in the 2-0 win over Saint-Etienne on Jan 31, 2016
Result: Zlatan Ibrahimovic fires Paris Saint-Germain 24 points clear
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores twice to extend PSG's lead at the top of Ligue 1 to 24 points with a 2-0 victory over Saint-Etienne.
Jan 31, 21:54
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring a penalty during the French L1 football match Nice (OGC Nice) vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) on December 4, 2015
Result: Paris Saint-Germain ease to win over 10-man Nice
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores twice as Paris Saint-Germain wrap up a comfortable 3-0 win over 10-man Nice in Ligue 1.
Dec 4, 21:22
Paris Saint-Germain`s Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic reacts as he is substituted during the UEFA Champions League Group A, second-leg football match Malmo FF vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in Malmo, Sweden on November 25, 2015
Team News: Zlatan Ibrahimovic on bench for Ligue 1 clash away to Angers
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is named on the bench for Paris Saint-Germain's Ligue 1 clash away against Angers.
Dec 1, 17:08
Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian defender David Luiz (C) celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Shakhtar Donetsk and Paris Saint-Germain at the Arena Lviv, in the Ukrainian city of Lviv, on September
Team News: Luiz, Kurzawa, Stambouli, Moura return for Paris Saint-Germain
Paris Saint-Germain make four changes as they seek to go 16 points clear at the top of Ligue 1 with a win over Troyes.
Nov 28, 15:14
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Adrien Rabiot (C) celebrates scoring with his team-mates during the UEFA Champions League Group A, second-leg football match Malmo FF vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in Malmo, Sweden on November 25, 2015
Result: Paris Saint-Germain secure place in knockout phase with emphatic victory over Malmo
A brace from Angel di Maria guides Paris Saint-Germain to a commanding 5-0 win over Malmo to seal their place in the knockout stage of the Champions League.
Nov 25, 21:35
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Adrien Rabiot (C) celebrates scoring with his team-mates during the UEFA Champions League Group A, second-leg football match Malmo FF vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in Malmo, Sweden on November 25, 2015
Half-Time Report: Adrien Rabiot, Angel di Maria strikes put Paris Saint-Germain in control
Goals from Adrien Rabiot and Angel di Maria guide Paris Saint-Germain into a 2-0 lead at the break in their Champions League clash against Malmo.
Nov 25, 20:32
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic (L) is congratulated by teammates after scoring a penatly during the French L1 football match Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) vs Olympique de Marseille (OM) on October 4, 2015
Live Commentary: Malmo 0-5 Paris Saint-Germain - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as Paris Saint-Germain move into the knockout rounds of the Champions League with a victory over Malmo in Group A.
Nov 25, 19:15
Paris Saint Germain players celebrate after a goal during the French L1 football match Lorient against Paris Saint Germain on November 21, 2015 at the Moustoir stadium in Lorient, western France.
Result: Paris Saint-Germain extend Ligue 1 lead to 13 points with Lorient win
Paris Saint-Germain move 13 points clear at the top of Ligue 1 with a 2-1 win at Lorient.
Nov 21, 17:52
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Half-Time Report: Paris Saint-Germain on course for victory at Lorient
Paris Saint-Germain are on course to stretch their lead at the top of Ligue 1 to 13 points as they lead Lorient 2-0 at half time.
Nov 21, 16:47
Supporters flood out of the Stade de France on November 13, 2015
Preview: England vs. France
Sports Mole previews the international friendly between England and France as the teams pay respects to the victims of the terrorist attacks in Paris.
Nov 16, 15:15
Mario Gomez of Germany celebrates scoring their second goal with Mesut Ozil of Germany during the UEFA EURO 2012 group B match between Netherlands and Germany at Metalist Stadium on June 13, 2012
Team News: Mario Gomez returns to Germany fold for friendly visit to France
World champions Germany hand a start to returning striker Mario Gomez as they prepare to face Euro 2016 hosts France in a friendly fixture.
Nov 13, 19:05
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (C) tries to pass through the defence during the UEFA Champions League group stage football match Real Madrid CF vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 3, 2015
Match Analysis: Real Madrid 1-0 Paris Saint-Germain
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Real Madrid beat Paris Saint-Germain 1-0 in the Champions League at the Bernabeu.
Nov 3, 22:22
Real Madrid's defender Nacho Fernandez celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League football match Real Madrid CF vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 3, 2015
Result: First-half Nacho goal gives Real Madrid win over Paris Saint-Germain
A first-half strike from Nacho gives Real Madrid a 1-0 victory over Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League, as Angel di Maria rattles the crossbar late on.
Nov 3, 21:42
Real Madrid's defender Nacho Fernandez celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League football match Real Madrid CF vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 3, 2015
Half-Time Report: Nacho goal gives Real Madrid lead over Paris Saint-Germain
A goal from substitute Nacho gives Real Madrid a 1-0 half-time lead over Paris Saint-Germain in their Champions League clash at the Bernabeu.
Nov 3, 20:37
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Saint-Etienne at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on October 25, 201
Team News: Ezequiel Lavezzi starts ahead of Zlatan Ibrahimovic for Paris Saint-Germain
Ezequiel Lavezzi starts ahead of Zlatan Ibrahimovic for Paris Saint-Germain in their Ligue 1 clash against Rennes at Roazhon Park.
Oct 30, 19:02
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Adrien Rabiot (R) is congratuled by Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Toulouse (TFC) on February 21
Team News: Paris Saint-Germain make three changes for Saint-Etienne
Paris Saint-Germain make three changes from the side that drew 0-0 with Real Madrid for their Ligue 1 clash with Saint-Etienne, as Adrien Rabiot replaces Blaise Matuidi.
Oct 25, 19:13
Real Madrid's Spanish coach Rafael Benitez shouts instructions to his players during the UEFA Champions League football match Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) vs Real Madrid, on October 21, 2015 at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris.
Match Analysis: Paris Saint-Germain 0-0 Real Madrid
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Paris Saint-Germain draw 0-0 with Real Madrid in the Champions League.
Oct 21, 22:18
Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian defender Marquinhos (L) vies with Real Madrid's Spanish midfielder Isco during the UEFA Champions League football match Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) vs Real Madrid, on October 21, 2015 at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris.
Result: Paris Saint-Germain, Real Madrid play out stalemate
Group A rivals Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid draw 0-0 at the Parc des Princes to remain locked on seven points apiece.
Oct 21, 21:37
Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian defender Marquinhos (L) vies with Real Madrid's Spanish midfielder Isco during the UEFA Champions League football match Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) vs Real Madrid, on October 21, 2015 at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris.
Half-Time Report: Nothing to separate Paris Saint-Germain, Real Madrid at interval
Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid play out a goalless opening 45 minutes in their Champions League clash in the French capital.
Oct 21, 20:34
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris and Malmo on September 15, 2015
Team News: Paris Saint-Germain make five changes, Romain Alessandrini, Lucas Silva start
Paris Saint-Germain make five changes from the side that beat Nantes 4-1 for their clash with Marseille, while Romain Alessandrini and Lucas Silva start for l'OM.
Oct 4, 19:10
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Blaise Matuidi is congratuled by teammates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) vs Evian/Thonon on April 23, 2014
Blaise Matuidi: 'Marseille a special match for Paris Saint-Germain'
Blaise Matuidi claims that Paris Saint-Germain's match with Marseille will be a special occasion worth more than the three points on offer.
Oct 3, 18:39
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguyan forward Edinson Cavani is congratulated by teammates after his goal during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) vs Reims on May 23, 2015
Live Commentary: Shakhtar Donetsk 0-3 Paris Saint-Germain - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as Shakhtar Donetsk fall to a 3-0 defeat at the hands of travelling Paris Saint-Germain in Group A of the Champions League.
Sep 30, 19:15
Jordan Henderson of Liverpool FC passes the ball during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Paris Saint-Germain to move for Liverpool's Jordan Henderson?
A report claims that Laurent Blanc will look to bring Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson to Paris Saint-Germain when the transfer window reopens in January.
Sep 26, 04:01
Blaise Matuidi of France controls the ball during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between France and Nigeria at Estadio Nacional on June 30, 2014
Chelsea chasing Paris Saint-Germain's Blaise Matuidi?
Jose Mourinho is looking to sign French international midfielder Blaise Matuidi, according to reports.
Sep 23, 19:31
Paris Saint-Germain's Argentinian midfielder Javier Pastore runs with the ball during the football match between Nantes and Paris Saint-Germain on August 25, 2013
Team News: Angel di Maria, Blaise Matuidi and Edinson Cavani return for Paris Saint-Germain
Paris Saint-Germain decide to recall Angel di Maria, Blaise Matuidi and Edinson Cavani as they welcome travelling Guingamp in Ligue 1.
Sep 22, 19:13
Paris Saint-Germain's Argentinian forward Angel Di Maria (R) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris Saint Germain (PSG) and Malmo FF on September 15, 2015
Result: Angel di Maria, Edinson Cavani score to secure Paris Saint-Germain win
Angel di Maria scores his first Paris Sain-Germain goal as the French champions see off Malmo in their opening Champions League Group A game at Parc des Princes.
Sep 15, 21:37
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Nantes on December 6, 2014
Live Commentary: Paris Saint-Germain 2-0 Malmo - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as Paris Saint-Germain beat travelling Malmo 2-0 at the Parc des Princes in Group A of the Champions League.
Sep 15, 18:45
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho surveys the scene ahead of the game with Man City on August 16, 2015
Champions League matchday one: Five things to look out for
Sports Mole picks out five things to look out for as the 2015-16 Champions League group stages get underway.
Sep 14, 11:04
Blaise Matuidi of France controls the ball during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between France and Nigeria at Estadio Nacional on June 30, 2014
Thiago Silva hails Blaise Matuidi
Brazilian centre-back Thiago Silva praises the qualities of Paris Saint-Germain teammate Blaise Matuidi.
Sep 13, 18:04
Edinson Cavani celebrates scoring for PSG on September 11, 2015
Result: Ten-man Bordeaux come from behind to draw with Paris Saint-Germain
Bordeaux come from behind to share a 2-2 draw with Paris Saint-Germain in Ligue 1, despite finishing the match with 10 men.
Sep 11, 21:23
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3Lyon341681055352056
4Nice341591051381354
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12Bastia34127153138-743
13Bordeaux341013114253-1143
14GuingampGuingamp34119144249-742
15Marseille34816104440440
16Montpellier HSCMontpellier34117164042-240
17Reims3499163850-1236
18Gazelec AjaccioGFC Ajaccio34713143349-1634
19Toulouse34712153950-1133
RTroyes3438232473-4917