Ligue 1 Head To Head: Marseille’s Loïc Rémy vs Lyon’s Bafétimbi Gomis

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The two PUMA stars go head-to-head in a Ligue 1 battle on Sunday, but who has the better statistics?

AGE

Loïc was born on the January 2nd 1987 in Rillieux-la-Pape. Bafétimbi was born in La Seyne-sur-Mer in south-eastern France on August 6 1985.

Rémy – 25
Gomis – 26

Score: Rémy 25 Gomis 26

CLUB APPEARANCES

Since making his debut for Lyon aged 19 in 2006, Loïc has made 168 appearances. Despite only being 16 months older, Bafétimbi has made 301 appearances after making his debut for AS Saint-Étienne in 2003 aged 18.

Rémy - 168
Gomis – 301

Score: Rémy 193 Gomis 327

CLUB GOALS

Loïc is averaging a goal every other game for Marseille, but his career total is 64. Bafétimbi, however, has 97 club goals to his name, and has 14 in 28 games this season.

Rémy - 64
Gomis –97

Score: Rémy 257 Gomis 424

INTERNATIONAL APPEARANCES

Loïc made his debut for France in 2008, when he was called up to replace Thierry Henry for the game against Mali and now has 17 caps. Bafétimbi also made his debut in 2008 against Ecuador, and now has 6 appearances for France to his name.

Rémy - 17
Gomis –6

Score: Rémy 274 Gomis 430

INTERNATIONAL GOALS

Loïc has been in fine form for France in 2011-12, scoring three goals in six games to take his total to four. Bafétimbi scored twice on his debut against Ecuador.

Rémy - 4
Gomis –2

Score: Rémy 278 Gomis 432

SHIRT NUMBER

Loïc wears the number 11 shirt for Marseille, Bafétimbi can be seen with the number 18 on his back for Lyon.

Rémy - 11
Gomis –18

Score: Rémy 289 Gomis 450

CAREER TRANSFER FEES

Following a loan spell with Lens, Loïc was transferred to Nice for €8m in 2007, three seasons later Marseille paid €15m for his services. Bafétimbi came through the youth system at AS Saint-Étienne, who sold him to Lyon for €13m in 2009.

Rémy - 23
Gomis –13

Score: Rémy 312 Gomis 463

CLUBS PLAYED FOR

Loïc has played for four clubs; Lyon, Lens, Nice and Marseille. Bafétimbi, has played for three clubs; AS Saint-Étienne, Espérance Sportive Troyes and his current team Olympique Lyonnais.

Rémy - 4
Gomis –3

Score: Rémy 316 Gomis 466

CLUB TROPHIES

He might be younger and have made fewer appearances, but Loïc has won five trophies. Two league titles and one Trophée Des champions with Lyon, and one Coupe de la Ligue and another Trophée Des Champions with Marseille. Bafétimbi has only been part of one trophy winning team, when AS Saint-Étienne won the French Ligue 2 title in 2003-04.

Rémy - 5
Gomis –1

Final Score: Rémy 321 Gomis 467

Bafétimbi Gomis has won this one but who will be victorious on Sunday?

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