Robert Pirès Rank
About Robert Pirès
He is a retired French football player and coach. Though he could support the forward line and play the midfield, he spent most of his playing career occupying the left winger position. His interest in the sport was birthed right from a tender age as he dumped school at age 15 to pursue the said career and soon earned himself a degree course in sports from Stade Reims.
After graduating from FC Metz youth academy, he started off his senior career in 1993 playing against Lyon. Few teams with which he has had spells with include Marseille (1998 - 2000), Arsenal (2000 - 2006), Villarreal (2006 - 2010), Aston Villa (2010 - 2011), and more.
He was born to father, Antonio Pirès and mother, Maribel Pirès. He has a sibling. He was married to Nathalie Pirès from 1997 until 2003. He married model, Jessica Lemarie in 2006. His children are identified as Naia and Theo Pirès.
He was named the "Division 1 Young Player of the Year" in the 1995 – 1996 season and earned the "FWA Footballer of the Year" in 2001 - 2002.
He was part of the "PFA Team of the Year: Premier League" in the 2001 - 2002, 2002 - 2003, and 2003 – 2004 Premier league season.
He grabbed the "Premier League Player of the Month" in February of 2003 and received the "Chevalier of the Légion d'honneur" in 1998.
He earned the "FIFA Confederations Cup Golden Ball" and the "FIFA Confederations Cup Golden Shoe" in 2001.
He won the "FIFA World Cup" with France in 1998, the "UEFA European Championship" in 2000 and the "FIFA Confederations Cup" in 2001 and 2003.
Robert Pirès Rank
Robert Pirès's Popularity
Robert Pirès is a famous Former French soccer player, who was born on October 29, 1973. As a person born on this date, Robert Pirès is listed in our database as the 76th most popular celebrity for the day (October 29) and the 367th most popular for the year (1973).
People born on October 29 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Robert Pirès is the 2500th most popular Scorpio.
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