|Patrice Evra Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8.5 in|
|Date of Birth||May 15, 1981|
Patrice Evra is a French soccer coach and former professional soccer player who played primarily as a defender for major European clubs such as AS Monaco, Manchester United, Juventus FC, and Olympique Marseille, and was widely regarded as one of the best left-backs in the sport during his playing days. With AS Monaco, he won the Coupe de la Ligue in 2002–03 and was runner-up at the 2004 UEFA Champions League. His performances attracted the attention of English giants Manchester United whom he joined in 2006 and won a string of major trophies with – 5 Premier League titles (2006–07, 2007–08, 2008–09, 2010–11, 2012–13), 3 League Cup titles (2005–06, 2008–09, 2009–10), 5 FA Community Shields (2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013), a UEFA Champions League title (2007–08), and the FIFA Club World Cup championship in 2008. He joined Italian club Juventus FC in 2014 with whom he had another spell of success winning the Serie A title twice (2014–15, 2015–16), the Coppa Italia championship twice (2014–15, 2015–16), and the Supercoppa Italiana in 2015. At the international level, he had represented France and had finished runner-up at the 2016 UEFA European Championships. Patrice retired from professional soccer in July 2019 and in September 2019, he returned to Manchester United as a trainee coach at the club’s academy.
Patrice Latyr Evra
Black Gazelle, Paddy, Supatrice, Senegalese Superman, Uncle Pat
London, England, United Kingdom
He holds dual nationality.
Soccer Coach, Professional Soccer Player (Retired)
- Father – He was a diplomat.
- Mother – Juliette Evra
- Siblings – He is one of 25 siblings.
He is represented by –
- Ten Toes Media, Booking Agency, London, England, United Kingdom
- Dominique Evra, Personal Manager, United Kingdom
- 13, 3 – France
- 7 – Calcio Monza
- 26, 17 – OGC Nice
- 3 – AS Monaco
- 3 – Manchester United
- 33 – Juventus FC
- 21 – Olympique Marseille
- 27 – West Ham United
5 ft 8.5 in or 174 cm
74 kg or 163 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Patrice has dated –
- Sandra Evra (2007-Present) – Patrice got married to his girlfriend Sandra in 2007. They have a son named Lenny and a daughter named Maona.
- Carla Howe (2012)
Race / Ethnicity
He is of Guinean descent on his father’s side and Cape Verdean descent on his mother’s side.
- Toned physique
- Short-cropped hair
- Often sports a trimmed goatee
- Affable smile
Patrice Evra Facts
- Born in Senegal, Patrice’s family relocated to Europe when he was just 1 year old. His father’s work as a diplomat had taken them to Brussels from where they moved to France a couple of years later. He returned to Senegal for a short while when he was 10 years old but his family decided to settle in France permanently after that.
- Ahead of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, he had suffered racial abuse from Senegalese supporters because they felt he should have represented his home nation of Senegal instead of France.
- He is allergic to eggs and only came to know about this condition during a medical examination while he was playing his trade for Italian club Juventus FC.
- A polyglot, he is fluent in French, English, Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese.
- In November 2017, he was banned from UEFA competitions for 7 months after he was found guilty of kicking a fan just before a UEFA Europa League match.
Featured Image by Patrice Evra / Instagram