Nabil Fekir

Born: July 18, 1993 (age 22)

Height: 5'8" (173cm)

Hometown: Lyon, France
Nationality: France French

Position: Attacking midfielder
Team: Lyon (no. 31)
Career History
Senior2013-Lyon
Sports Mole has 70 articles about Nabil Fekir. Articles 1 to 40:
Lyon's French midfielder Nabil Fekir shoots the ball during the French L1 football match Lyon (OL) vs Guingamp (EAG) on November 9, 2014
Nabil Fekir favours Barcelona move
Lyon attacker Nabil Fekir, who is currently recovering from a serious knee problem, reveals that he wants to move to Spanish giants Barcelona later in his career.
Nov 30, 14:23
Lyon's French forward Aldo Kalulu reacts after scoring during the French L1 football match between Olympique Lyonnais against Sporting Club de Bastia on September 23, 2015
Lyon forward Aldo Kalulu out for around two months
Young Lyon forward Aldo Kalulu is expected to be be sidelined for around two months following a severe sprain and ligament damage to his left ankle.
Oct 17, 18:55
Lyon's French defender Samuel Umtiti (L) vies with Valencia's midfielder Dani Parejo (R) during the Champions League group H football match between Lyon and Valencia on September 29, 2015 at the Gerland stadium in Lyon, central-eastern France.
Live Commentary: Lyon 0-1 Valencia - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as hosts Lyon fall to a 1-0 defeat against travelling Valencia at the Stade Gerland in Group H of the Champions League.
Sep 29, 19:15
Lyon's French forward Aldo Kalulu reacts after scoring during the French L1 football match between Olympique Lyonnais against Sporting Club de Bastia on September 23, 2015
Team News: Aldo Kalulu replaces Claudio Beauvue for Lyon against Valencia
Aldo Kalulu replaces Claudio Beauvue in Lyon's starting XI for their Champions League clash against Valencia at the Stade de Gerland.
Sep 29, 19:06
Lyon's French midfielder Nabil Fekir shoots the ball during the French L1 football match Lyon (OL) vs Guingamp (EAG) on November 9, 2014
Report: Manchester United interested in Lyon forward Nabil Fekir
Manchester United are reportedly interested in bringing 22-year-old Lyon and France forward Nabil Fekir to Old Trafford.
Sep 27, 14:08
Laurent Depoitre of Gent battles for the ball with Samuel Umtiti of Lyon during the UEFA Champions League Group H match between KAA Gent and Olympique Lyonnais held at Ghelamco Arena on September 16, 2015
Live Commentary: Gent 1-1 Lyon - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as Belgian champions Gent hold Lyon to a 1-1 draw at the Ghelamco Arena in Group H of the Champions League.
Sep 16, 18:45
Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger celebrates with the World Cup trophy on July 13, 2014.
Euro 2016: Who are the favourites?
Sports Mole takes a closer look at who are the three favourites to triumph at Euro 2016 next summer.
Sep 6, 12:58
France's forward Mathieu Valbuena celebrates his goal during the Euro 2016 friendly football match Portugal vs France at the Jose Alvalade stadium in Lisbon on September 4, 2015.
Preview: France vs. Serbia
Sports Mole casts its eye forward to Monday's friendly in Bordeaux as Euro 2016 hosts continue their preparation for next year's tournament with a visit from Serbia.
Sep 5, 19:18
Lyon's French midfielder Nabil Fekir is congratulated by his teammate Mathieu Valbuena during the French L1 football match between Caen (SM Caen) and Olympique Lyonnais, on August 29, 2015
Nabil Fekir out for six months with knee injury?
French international Nabil Fekir is out for six months after injuring his knee against Portugal, according to reports.
Sep 4, 22:54
France's forward Mathieu Valbuena celebrates his goal during the Euro 2016 friendly football match Portugal vs France at the Jose Alvalade stadium in Lisbon on September 4, 2015.
Result: Mathieu Valbuena finds late winner for France
Mathieu Valbuena scores the winner as France beat Portugal 1-0 at the Jose Alvalade Stadium.
Sep 4, 21:44
Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo (R) vies with France's midfielder Moussa Sissoko (C) and defender Bacary Sagna during the Euro 2016 friendly football match Portugal vs France at the Jose Alvalade stadium in Lisbon on September 4, 2015.
Half-Time Report: France frustrating lacklustre Portugal
France and Portugal's international friendly remains goalless at the break.
Sep 4, 20:33
Anthony Martial of Monaco looks on during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play Off First Leg match between Valencia CF and AS Monaco at Mestalla Stadium on August 19, 2015
Team News: Anthony Martial forced to wait for France debut
Anthony Martial is only named among the substitutes for France's international friendly with Portugal.
Sep 4, 19:25
Lyon's French midfielder Nabil Fekir shoots the ball during the French L1 football match Lyon (OL) vs Guingamp (EAG) on November 9, 2014
Nabil Fekir: 'Anthony Martial is a very good player'
Manchester United have signed "a very good player" in Anthony Martial, according to Lyon attacker Nabil Fekir.
Sep 2, 15:15
Lyon's French midfielder Nabil Fekir is congratulated by his teammate Mathieu Valbuena during the French L1 football match between Caen (SM Caen) and Olympique Lyonnais, on August 29, 2015
Result: Nabil Fekir hat-trick gives Lyon victory
Nabil Fekir scores a hat-trick to lead Lyon to a 4-0 win over 10-man Caen in Ligue 1.
Aug 29, 17:51
Rennes' forward Pedro Henrique celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match Lyon (OL) vs Rennes (SRFC) on August 22, 2015
Result: Rennes snatch the points with away win at Lyon
Rennes shock Lyon as Medhi Zeffane scores a second-half winner to give them a 2-1 win in Ligue 1.
Aug 22, 19:43
Claudio Beauvue celebrates scoring Lyon's winner against Guingamp on August 15, 2015
Result: Claudio Beauvue strikes in Lyon win at Guingamp
Claudio Beauvue scores the only goal against his former club as Lyon pick up their first victory of the season at Guingamp.
Aug 15, 20:52
Lyon's French midfielder Corentin Tolisso (R) vies with Lorient's Cameroonian forward Benjamin Moukandjo (L) during the French Ligue1 football match between Olympique Lyonnais and FC Lorient on August 9, 2015
Result: Lorient hold Lyon in Ligue 1 opener
Lyon fail to find a way through a resolute Lorient side in their Ligue 1 opener at the Stade de Gerland.
Aug 9, 21:52
Lyon's French forward Alexandre Lacazette jubilates after scoring during the French L1 football match between Guingamp and Lyon on April 4, 2015
Preview: Lyon vs. Lorient
Sports Mole takes a look at the preparations of Lyon and Lorient ahead of their Ligue 1 clash at the Stade de Gerland on Sunday.
Aug 7, 18:04
Lyon's French forward Nabil Fekir is congratuled by teamates after scoring during the French L1 football match Olympique Lyonnais against FC Girondins de Bordeaux on May 16, 2015
Nabil Fekir: 'I want to repay Lyon next season'
Lyon forward Nail Fekir reveals that he wants to remain at the Ligue 1 club next season in order to repay the team for the faith shown in him last campaign.
Aug 5, 14:18
Teammates celebrate with Zlatan Ibrahimovic #10 of Paris Saint-Germain after his first half goal against Chelsea during their International Champions Cup match at Bank of America Stadium on July 25, 2015
Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Lyon
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Trophees des Champions between Paris Saint-Germain and Lyon in Montreal.
Jul 30, 15:55
Lyon's French midfielder Nabil Fekir shoots the ball during the French L1 football match Lyon (OL) vs Guingamp (EAG) on November 9, 2014
Reported Arsenal target Nabil Fekir pens new Lyon contract
Attacking midfielder Nabil Fekir signs a new long-term contract with Lyon amid reported interest this summer from Arsenal.
Jul 8, 12:53
Didier Deschamps of France reacts during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between France and Germany at Maracana on July 4, 2014
Preview: Albania vs. France
Sports Mole previews the friendly clash between Albania and France at the Elbasan Arena.
Jun 11, 23:30
Didier Deschamps of France reacts during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between France and Germany at Maracana on July 4, 2014
France boss Didier Deschamps not worried despite Belgium defeat
France boss Didier Deschamps insists that his side have plenty of time to round into form for Euro 2016 despite their 4-3 defeat to Belgium in Paris.
Jun 8, 03:05
Belgium's midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates after scoring during a Group H football match between Belgium and Algeria on June 17, 2014
Result: Belgium survive late France comeback to win seven-goal thriller
Belgium survive a late comeback from France to beat the Euro 2016 hosts 4-3 at the Stade de France.
Jun 7, 21:54
Marouane Fellaini #8 of Belgium is congratulated by tema mates after he scores the first goal of the game during the International Friendly match between Belgium and Ivory Coast at The King Baudouin Stadium on March 5, 2014
Live Commentary: France 3-4 Belgium - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of the international friendly between Belgium and France in Paris.
Jun 7, 19:00
Lyon's French forward Alexandre Lacazette is congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match Lyon (OL) vs Toulouse (TFC) on January 11, 2015
Report: Arsenal target Alexandre Lacazette, Nabil Fekir
Arsenal reportedly send top scouts to watch Lyon's attacking duo of Alexandre Lacazette and Nabil Fekir.
May 23, 07:29
Lyon's French forward Nabil Fekir is congratuled by teamates after scoring during the French L1 football match Olympique Lyonnais against FC Girondins de Bordeaux on May 16, 2015
Arsenal scout Brian McDermott keeping tabs on Lyon stars?
Arsenal scout Brian McDermott reportedly attended Lyon's Ligue 1 clash with Bordeaux to run the rule over three possible transfer targets.
May 17, 16:43
Lyon's French forward Alexandre Lacazette jubilates after scoring during the French L1 football match between Guingamp and Lyon on April 4, 2015
Nabil Fekir, Alexandre Lacazette 'not leaving Lyon'
Lyon will not sell Nabil Fekir of Alexandre Lacazette this summer, according to president Jean Michel Aulas.
May 16, 22:59
Lyon's French forward Nabil Fekir is congratuled by teamates after scoring during the French L1 football match Olympique Lyonnais against FC Girondins de Bordeaux on May 16, 2015
Result: Lyon held by Bordeaux
Lyon draw to Bordeaux in Ligue 1 as Paris Saint-Germain are crowned as champions.
May 16, 21:52
Caen's French forward Herve Bazile after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match Lorient versus Caen on March 14, 2015
Result: Lyon's Ligue 1 title bid all but over following defeat at Caen
Caen stun Lyon to dash their hopes of catching Paris Saint-Germain at the top of Ligue 1.
May 9, 17:50
Paris Saint-Germain's coach Laurent Blanc reacts during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Lyon (OL) on December 1, 2013
Laurent Blanc plays down Alexandre Lacazette, Nabil Fekir moves
PSG coach Laurent Blanc pours cold water on reports linking him with summer moves for Lyon pair Alexandre Lacazette and Nabil Fekir.
May 8, 00:11
Monaco's Tunisian defender Aymen Abdennour celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League football match AS Monaco (ASM) vs Zenit Saint-Petersburg, on December 9, 2014
Arsenal eye Ligue 1 duo?
Arsenal are understood to be interested in signing Monaco defender Aymen Abdennour and Lyon winger Nabil Fekir this summer.
May 6, 12:35
Lyon's French forward Alexandre Lacazette (R) celebrates with Lyon's French midfielder Corentin Tolisso (L) after scoring a goal during the French first division L1 football match against Nice on November 1, 2014
Result: Lyon go top with win over Evian TG
Lyon return to the top of Ligue 1 by beating Evian 2-0 thanks to goals from Clement Grenier and Alexandre Lacazette.
May 2, 17:54
Lyon's forward Clinton Mua Njie (2nd L) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the French Football match between Reims and Lyon on April 26, 2015
Result: Lyon return to top of Ligue 1
Lyon replace Paris Saint-Germain at the top of Ligue 1 thanks to a 4-1 victory over Reims.
Apr 26, 21:53
Lyon's French midfielder Nabil Fekir shoots the ball during the French L1 football match Lyon (OL) vs Guingamp (EAG) on November 9, 2014
Report: Juventus want Lyon's Nabil Fekir
Juventus are ready to beat Arsenal to the signing of Lyon's 21-year-old French international forward Nabil Fekir, according to reports.
Apr 26, 12:34
Lyon's French midfielder Nabil Fekir shoots the ball during the French L1 football match Lyon (OL) vs Guingamp (EAG) on November 9, 2014
Nabil Fekir: 'I want to stay at Lyon next season'
Reported Arsenal target Nabil Fekir reveals that he wants to stay at Lyon beyond the end of the season.
Apr 25, 18:27
Lyon's Cameroonian forward Clinton Njie (R) shoots and scores a goal during the French L1 football match between Lyon and Saint-Etienne on April 19, 2015
Result: Ten-man Lyon hold Saint-Etienne to move top
Ten-man Lyon earn a hard-fought 2-2 at home to Saint-Etienne to move top of Ligue 1.
Apr 19, 22:01
Lyon's French forward Alexandre Lacazette (R) celebrates with Lyon's French midfielder Corentin Tolisso (L) after scoring a goal during the French first division L1 football match against Nice on November 1, 2014
Result: Mohamed Yattara, Alexandre Lacazette score as Lyon beat Bastia
Lyon beat Bastia 2-0 thanks to second-half goals from Mohamed Yattara and Alexandre Lacazette.
Apr 15, 19:24
Lyon's French midfielder Nabil Fekir (L) is congratulated by head coach Hubert Fournier after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match against Guingamp on April 4, 2015
Result: Lyon seal win over 10-man Guingamp
Lyon move back to the top of Ligue 1 with a comfortable 3-1 win over 10-man Guingamp.
Apr 4, 17:56
Brazil's midfielder Luiz Gustavo is congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal during the friendly football match France vs Brazil, on March 26, 2015
Result: France succumb to defeat against clinical Brazil
France succumb to a humiliating 3-1 defeat at the hands of a spirited Brazil side in Thursday evening's friendly at the Stade de France.
Mar 26, 21:54
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3AS MonacoMonaco34151365041958
4Nice351691053381557
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14GuingampGuingamp34119144249-742
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16Montpellier HSCMontpellier34117164042-240
17Reims3599173852-1436
18Gazelec AjaccioGFC Ajaccio34713143349-1634
19Toulouse35712164153-1233
RTroyes3438232473-4917