The play that marked the career of David Ginola

The play that marked the career of David Ginola
David Ginola in the shirt of France (

Last update October 25, 2022 by colgadosporelfutbol

David Ginola It is one of the best players in the history of France. But nevertheless, its most important sport successes achieved abroad, more specifically in the Premier League England which came in the summer of 1995 to play for Newcastle from the Paris Saint Germain.

In the Parisian club he established himself as a great player. In the season 1992-1993 He was named French Player of the Year by the prestigious magazine France Football and the following season won the league title forming a lethal duo with George Weah in attack PSG. Everything went smoothly.

But nevertheless, their good work with his club was far with his role in the French national team. The crowd accused him of not perform at the same level with the national team and that's something that particularly bothered the attacker Gallo. Top it was one of the protagonists of one of the most resounding failures of 'Les Bleus’ after failing to qualify to contest the World US 1994.


It is when we got to the play that marked the race David Ginola. It happened 17 November 1993 in a crucial match that pitted France against Bulgaria. French, They are playing at home, They were classified only to earn a draw. In the minute 90 game the result was 1-1 and Ginola had the ball in his possession. It made sense to retain the leather that time ran out but the player made a meaningless game changer giving the ball Bulgarians began an attack that ended in goal Kostadinov. France was eliminated.

France coach, Gerard Houllier, He had no qualms about accusing her footballer: “He has sent a missile into French football, He has committed a crime against the team”. David Ginola He continued a season in PSG where he won the French Cup and League Cup but eventually and to criticism of his compatriots decided to pack up and start a new life in England. The team underwent a major reshuffle after that failure that left him out of the World 1994 Y managed proclaimed champion in the World 1998.


At Newcastle soon he stood and was one of the best foreign signings of the Premier League. The team was very close to become champion with French as main star. Shortly after he joined Tottenham Hotspur which he was still more idolized by the fans. David Ginola He had risen up against everything and everyone and had achieved success, in fact, was appointed Footballer of the Year in the Premier League 1999.

“To all those who said to me in my country I would fail in England, my game was not curdle in this league, I dedicate this award”

David Ginola left an indelible memory in the Premier League, especially in the interests of Newcastle and Tottenham (Pinterest)

He finally hung up his boots in the year 2002 after playing in the Aston Villa Y Everton leaving an indelible mark on one of the strongest leagues in Europe and going down in history as one of the best players in the history of the competition thanks to his dribbling, your driving the ball and his magnificent shot with both legs make him a legend.

Javier Argudo

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