Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa


  • matches played 295
  • goals 6
  • assists 0
  • Last appearance (days ago) 176

In August 2015, French defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa joined Olympique Lyon (France), whom he is still playing for. Measuring 184cm, Olympique Lyon's average player height surpasses Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa by 4cm. In terms of preferred feet, he is a right footer, like 69% of Olympique Lyon. He is NaN years younger than than his team's average age, as he was born on 15.05.1989. So far in the 2018/2019 season, Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa did not compete in any fixtures. He is currently second in group F of UEFA Champions League, eleventh in Int. Champions Cup and third in Ligue 1 (France) with his team Olympique Lyon.

His shortest spell with a club was just four months in AS Roma (Italy). Before joining Olympique Lyon, Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa was engaged in the squads of Newcastle United, Montpellier HSC and AS Roma. It's been 354 days since he played his latest match. His best season was Ligue 1 15/16 (France), because in this year he had his highest success in terms of goals. Considering he weighs around 176.37lb, Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa is approximately 14lb heavier than the average player of Olympique Lyon.

At Olympique Lyon, he is the owner of jersey number 2. His portfolio includes two accidental own goals, which happened with Montpellier HSC in a match of Ligue 1 10/11 (France). Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa received 61 penalties throughout his entire career (of which 58 where yellow). This leads to an average of 1.85 cards per season. This play time, he has not caught any cards yet. Besides Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa, there are nine more defenders in Olympique Lyon's lot: Leo Dubois, Kenny Tete, Ferland Mendy, Rafael da Silva, Jeremy Morel, Oumar Solet, Jason Denayer, Marcelo and Fernando Marcal. As for winning percentages, he won with Olympique Lyon just 0% of their home matches (17% in total) in UEFA Champions League, simply 0% of their home matches (33% in total) in Int. Champions Cup and 60% of their home matches (50% in total) in Ligue 1. Olympique Lyon enjoys a 2-game winning streak during the last 5 games of the current season. His record stay with a club is Montpellier HSC (France) with five years and 6 months.

(Last edited May 9, 2019)