Yohann Ploquin

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Yohann Ploquin
Yohann Ploquin

Yohann Ploquin (2014)

Player information
Nickname "Yo"
birthday May 31, 1978
place of birth La Rochelle , France
citizenship FrenchmanFrenchman French
height 1.89 m
Playing position goalkeeper
Throwing hand right
Club information
society Pays d'Aix UC
Jersey number 31
Clubs in the youth
from ... to society
1990-1996 FranceFrance Aunis HB Périgny-La Rochelle
Clubs as active
from ... to society
1996-1998 Girondins Bordeaux Logo.svg Girondins Bordeaux
1998–8 / 2008 Toulouse Union HB Logo.jpgSporting Toulouse 31, Toulouse Union HB,
        Toulouse Handball
8/2008–10/2008 VfL Gummersbach Logo 01.svg VfL Gummersbach
10 / 2008-2009 BM Aragon Logo.png BM Aragon
2009-2013 FranceFrance Saint-Raphaël Var Handball
2013– FranceFrance Pays d'Aix UC
National team
Debut on September 2001
against SpainSpain Spain
  Games (goals)
FranceFrance France 89 (0)

As of January 7, 2015

Yohann Ploquin, in the goal of VfL Gummersbach

Yohann Ploquin (born May 31, 1978 in La Rochelle , France ) is a French handball player . He is 1.89 m tall and weighs 100 kg.

Ploquin plays for the French first division side Pays d'Aix UC . The goalkeeper was in the French national team for several years .

Yohann Ploquin started playing handball at Aunis HB in his hometown before joining Girondins Bordeaux in 1996 . There he made his debut in the French first division. In 1998 he moved - like Jérôme Fernandez a year before him - to Sporting Toulouse 31 , the French cup winner at the time. After the injury of VfL goalkeeper Goran Stojanović , Yohann Ploquin moved to VfL Gummersbach in the handball Bundesliga on August 11, 2008 . After ten weeks with the Oberbergische, he moved to BM Aragón after the comeback of Goran Stojanović . From the summer of 2009 he was under contract with the French club Saint-Raphaël Var Handball . Four years later, Ploquin joined league rivals Pays d'Aix UC . From summer 2015 he is under contract with Chartres Métropole Handball 28.

Yohann Ploquin has played 89 internationals for the French national team, although he was mostly only second or third goalkeeper for the French behind Thierry Omeyer . At the 2006 European Handball Championship in Switzerland, Ploquin was European Champion , and at the 2008 European Handball Championship in Norway he won bronze . In the Handball World Cup 2007 in Germany, he finished fourth at the 2004 Olympics in Athens and fifth at the 2004 European Men's Handball Championship in Slovenia sixth.

Individual evidence

  1. Ploquin on the website of the French handball federation ( Memento of February 21, 2009 in the Internet Archive )
  2. VfL Gummersbach signs Yohann Ploquin ( Memento from September 19, 2008 in the Internet Archive )
  3. oberberg-aktuell.de: Ploquin back to Spain from October 13, 2008
  4. handnews.fr: Ploquin signe pour deux ans of March 26, 2013
  5. lechorepublicain.fr: Handball: le gardien Yohann Ploquin signe à Chartres MHB28 , accessed on April 15, 2015

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