July 10, 2009

Reds sign Gabriel Obertan

Gabriel Obertan Profile

Position: Forward/winger
Born: Pantin, Paris, France
D.O.B: 26 Feb 1989 (age 20)
Height: 1.86m (6ft 1in)
Former clubs: (Youth) Paris-Pantin FC, Paris FC, Paris-Saint Germain, INF Clairefontaine; (Senior) Bordeaux
National team: France U19 (2007-2008), France U21 (2009-)

United secured the signature of French starlet Gabriel Obertan on 8 July 2009, with the highly-rated forward/winger joining the Reds from Bordeaux following a four-year spell with Les Girondins.