Rio Mavuba

Rio Mavuba is a French midfielder who plays for . He was born on 8th March 1984 and began his career at the Bordeaux academy. The defensive midfielder was born in the Atlantic Ocean, on a boat of refugees fleeing the Angolan civil war to France. Hi father, Ricky, playing at the 1974 World Cup for Zaire. His first game for Les Girondins came on the 10th of January 2004 and scored in a 2-1 win over Montpellier. After four seasons at Bordeaux he joined Villarreal in Spain, but after a season he joined Lille in 2007. He has spent the last 10 campaigns at LOSC, he lifted the league and cup double in 2011 and was part of France’s 2014 World Cup campaign.

 Position:
Central Midfielder
  Country:
France
  Age:
36
  Birth Place:
*Born at sea

Rio Mavuba

 Position:
Central Midfielder
  Country:
France
  Age:
36
  Birth Place:
*Born at sea

Rio Mavuba is a French midfielder who plays for . He was born on 8th March 1984 and began his career at the Bordeaux academy. The defensive midfielder was born in the Atlantic Ocean, on a boat of refugees fleeing the Angolan civil war to France. Hi father, Ricky, playing at the 1974 World Cup for Zaire. His first game for Les Girondins came on the 10th of January 2004 and scored in a 2-1 win over Montpellier. After four seasons at Bordeaux he joined Villarreal in Spain, but after a season he joined Lille in 2007. He has spent the last 10 campaigns at LOSC, he lifted the league and cup double in 2011 and was part of France’s 2014 World Cup campaign.