Yoann Gourcuff

Yoann Miguel Gourcuff (French pronunciation: [joan ­u?kyf]; born 11 July 1986) is a French professional football player who currently plays for French club Olympique Lyonnais in Ligue 1. He operates mainly as an attacking midfielder, but can also be utilized as a withdrawn striker and is described as a playmaker of real quality” who “is an accomplished passer of the ball”. Gourcuff has been described by former French international David Ginola as the best French player of his generation. His playing style and ability have drawn comparisons to French legend Zinedine Zidane. “