Yoann Miguel Gourcuff is a French soccer player. He plays as an attacking midfielder for Olympique Lyonnais of the French Ligue 1. He first joined the club in August 2010, on a 5-year contract. He previously played for Rennes (2003-06), Milan (2006-09), and Bordeaux (2009-10). His transfer fee to his latest club is €22 million.
Gourcuff also plays for France in international competitions; he first debuted on the senior team in August 2008, and has competed in the 2010 World Cup.
Born: July 11, 1986, in Ploemeur, France
Weight: 79 kg
- named Ligue 1 Player of the Year 2008-09
- French Player of the Year, 2009
- nicknamed "the next Zinadine Zidane" for his talent