Joseph Romeric Lopy (born 15 March 1992) is a Senegalese professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Ligue 2 club Sochaux.

Joseph Lopy
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Lopy in 2019
Personal information
Full name Joseph Romeric Lopy
Date of birth (1992-03-15) 15 March 1992 (age 30)
Place of birth Ziguinchor, Senegal
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Position(s) Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
Sochaux
Number 8
Youth career
2008–2011 Diambars
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2015 Sochaux II 24 (1)
2011–2015 Sochaux 56 (1)
2015–2016 Boulogne 21 (4)
2016–2018 Clermont 52 (5)
2018–2020 Orléans 74 (11)
2020– Sochaux 51 (2)
National team
2011 Senegal U-23 3 (0)
2020– Senegal 5 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 14 August 2022
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 9 October 2020

Club careerEdit

Born in Ziguinchor, Lopy is a product of Diambars. He signed a trainee contract with Sochaux, and signed a professional contract with the Ligue 1 club in 2012.[1] After five years with the Montbéliard side, his contract was not extended, and he signed with Boulogne of the Championnat National.[2]

International careerEdit

Lopy made his Senegal national team debut on 9 October 2020 in a friendly against Morocco.[3]

HonoursEdit

Senegal

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Joseph Romeric Lopy, Fc Sochaux: "Le travail qu'on fait à Diambars équivaut à ce qui se fait en Europe"". leral.net (in French). 23 June 2012. Retrieved 20 February 2019.
  2. ^ "Foot - USBCO : pour Joseph Lopy " ne pas jouer l'accession serait un manque d'ambition "". La Voix du Nord (in French). 3 February 2016. Retrieved 25 February 2019.
  3. ^ "Morocco v Senegal game report". ESPN. 9 October 2020.
  4. ^ "Africa Cup Of Nations: Senegal Beat Egypt To Win Final (AFCON)". Sports Illustrated. 6 February 2022. Retrieved 6 February 2022.

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