Player Profile

Layvin Kurzawa

Layvin Kurzawa

Fulham Defender

Nationality :France
Date Of Birth :September 4, 1992
Height :182cm
Weight :74kg

Layvin Marc Kurzawa (born 4 September 1992) is a French professional footballer who plays as a left-back for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain.

QUICK FACTS

Full nameLayvin Marc Kurzawa
Date of birth4 September 1992 (age 31)
Place of birthFréjus, France
Height1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s)Left-back

Layvin Kurzawa Biography, EarlyLife

Layvin Marc Kurzawa, a French professional football player, was born on September 4, 1992. He currently plays left back for Premier League team Fulham while on loan from Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain.

At Monaco, where Kurzawa started his professional career in 2010, he appeared in 96 games with the team and scored eight goals. He moved to Paris Saint-Germain for €23 million in 2015. Kurzawa has won 16 domestic awards with Paris, including four Ligue 1 championships. For France in 2014, Kurzawa made his senior international debut.

Layvin Kurzawa Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is currently being reviewed and will be updated soon.

Layvin Kurzawa’s Height, And Weight

Layvin Kurzawa has an athletic body standing at the perfect height of 6 feet 0 inches and weighs around 74 kg.

He also has an athletic body type. He has a well-kept figure, but measures such as biceps size, hip size, waist size, shoe size, and so on are currently unavailable. His eyes are dark brown, and his hair is black. He has a healthy and well-balanced physique.

Career

Monaco

Kurzawa was born in Fréjus, France. He made his professional debut on 22 September 2010, soon after his 18th birthday, in a Coupe de la Ligue third-round match against Lens at the Stade Louis II. He started the match and played 65 minutes before being substituted in a 1–0 victory. Three days later he made his Ligue 1 debut, starting in a 1–2 defeat at Lorient. Kurzawa played four more league matches, all of them starts, as the season ended with relegation to Ligue 2; he was sent off on 1 May 2011 in a 1–1 draw at Saint-Étienne. He made four appearances as they returned to the top flight at the first attempt as champions. 

Kurzawa established himself in the first team for the 2013–14 season, with 28 league appearances as Monaco finished runner-up to Paris Saint-Germain. He also scored five goals, the first of his professional career confirming a 2–0 win at Guingamp on 14 December 2013.

He scored in each leg of Monaco’s 7–1 aggregate win over Young Boys in the third qualifying round of the 2015–16 UEFA Champions League.

Paris Saint-Germain

On 27 August 2015, Kurzawa joined Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain for €23 million on a five-year contract. He made his debut on 11 September, coming on for Maxwell in the 67th minute of an eventual 2–2 draw with Bordeaux at the Parc des Princes. He scored his first goal for the team from the capital on 25 October, opening a 4–1 home win over Saint-Étienne when set up by Marco Verratti.

Kurzawa scored and assisted Javier Pastore on 6 August 2016 as PSG won the Trophée des Champions against Lyon with a 4–1 win in Klagenfurt, Austria. Six days later, he recorded the team’s first league goal of the new season, the game’s only against Bastia. On 8 March 2017, he scored an own goal in a 6–1 loss to Barcelona in the last 16 of the Champions League; as Unai Emery’s team squandered a 4–0 advantage from the first leg.

On 31 October 2017, Kurzawa scored his first career hat-trick against Anderlecht in the Champions League group phase. Kurzawa became the first defender in modern Champions League history to achieve this feat in the competition.

On 29 June 2020, Kurzawa signed a four-year contract extension with Paris Saint-Germain. On 13 September 2020, Kurzawa was one of many players involved in a brawl in Le Classique, which resulted in five red cards. He was given a six-match suspension for his actions.

Loan to Fulham

On 1 September 2022, Kurzawa joined Premier League side Fulham on a season-long loan. Kurzawa scored his first goal for Fulham on 7 January 2023 against Hull City in the FA Cup 3rd round.

International career

Kurzawa was born to a Guadeloupean father, and a Polish mother, and was approached to play for the Poland national team.

He was a French youth international and has earned caps with the under-19 team. On 14 October 2014, during the final leg of the 2015 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification play-offs against Sweden, Kurzawa celebrated a goal for France by mocking the Swedish players with a salute. Shortly after, Sweden scored a goal and won the game 4–1, thus eliminating France from the 2015 UEFA European Under-21 Championship.

On 14 November 2014, he made his full international debut, replacing Lucas Digne for the last 20 minutes of a 1–1 friendly draw with Albania in Rennes. Four days later, he made his first start, in a 1–0 friendly win over Sweden in Marseille, being substituted later on for Digne.

Kurzawa scored his first international goal on 1 September 2016, concluding a 3–1 friendly win over Italy at the Stadio San Nicola in Bari.

Layvin Kurzawa: Players Stats 2023

Premier League Stats for Layvin Kurzawa

GeneralTotalPer 90 MinutesPercentile
Matches Played2N/A
 
0
Minutes13568 min’ per appearance
 
0
Annual Salary€5,329,016N/A
 
94
Matches Started2N/A
 
0
Matches Subbed In0N/A 
Matches Subbed Out1N/A 

Defending Stats

DefendingTotalPer 90 or %Percentile
Goals Conceded42.67
 
0
Minutes Per Goal Conceded34 min’ 
 
1
Clean Sheets00%
 
2
Tackles32.00
 
74
Interceptions21.33
 
78
Ground Duels117.33
 
26
Ground Duels Won53.33
 
20
Aerial Duels Won00.00
 
1
Dribbled Past00.00
 
99
Clearances21.33
 
58
Shots Blocked10.67
 
89
Penalties Given Away00.00
 
99

Layvin Kurzawa’s Net Worth

Playing as a D/WB L for PSG, Layvin Kurzawa earns £89,000 per week and £4,628,000 annually. The total wealth of Layvin Kurzawa is £38,844,000.

Transfer Value and Records

  • Current market value: €4.00m
  • Highest market value: €23.00m

Layvin Kurzawa’s Girlfriend, Dating

Long-term partner Melissa Chovet is in a relationship with Layvin Kurzawa. Layvin and Mélissa Chovet first became romantically involved in 2016 and have been together ever since. Although they have a daughter together, many people think that Layvin Kurzawa and Melissa are still considering getting married.

Layvin Kurzawa Awards

Monaco

  • Ligue 2: 2012–13

Paris Saint-Germain

  • Ligue 1: 2015–16, 2017–18, 2018–19, 2019–20
  • Coupe de France: 2015–16, 2016–17, 2017–18, 2019–20; runner-up: 2018–19
  • Coupe de la Ligue: 2015–16, 2016–17, 2017–18, 2019–20
  • Trophée des Champions: 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
  • UEFA Champions League runner-up: 2019–20

Individual

  • Ligue 1 Team of the Year: 2013–14

FAQ

What is the market value of Layvin Kurzawa?

His market value is €23.00m.

What is the height of Layvin Kurzawa?

His height is 6 feet 0 inches.

What is the age of Layvin Kurzawa?

His age is 31 years as of 2023.

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