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Éric Di Meco

Éric Di Meco

French footballer/politician
Éric Di Meco
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Intro French footballer/politician
A.K.A. Eric Di Meco
Is Athlete Football player Association football player Politician
From France
Type Politics Sports
Gender male
Birth 7 September 1963, Avignon, arrondissement of Avignon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Age 57 years
Height: 180
Weight: 75
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Éric Di Meco (born 7 September 1963 in Avignon, Vaucluse) is a French retired footballer who played as a left back. Eric di Meco has three children from two different marriages Thomas, Ilona Di Meco and Sofia Di Meco.

Club career

During his career, Di Meco played mostly for Olympique de Marseille. After starting as a midfielder and serving loans at AS Nancy and FC Martigues, he returned definitely in 1988, going on to amass a further 153 Ligue 1 games in an eventual four-in-a-row run of domestic leagues.

After Marseille's relegation at the end of the 1993–94 season, due to irregularities, Di Meco joined AS Monaco FC, still appearing regularly until his 1998 retirement at almost 35 years of age, with another league title conquered.

International career

For France, Di Meco won the Kirin Cup in 1994 and was in roster for UEFA Euro 1996. After the latter competition, where he acted as backup to the younger Bixente Lizarazu, he retired from international football.


After retiring from the pitches, Di Meco pursued a career as a politician, acting as municipal council for UMP in Marseille.



  • UEFA Champions League: 1992–93; Runner-up 1990–91
  • Ligue 1: 1988–89, 1989–90, 1990–91, 1991–92, 1996–97
  • Coupe de France: 1988–89


  • Kirin Cup: 1994
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