Anthony Le Tallec

Anthony Le Tallec in January 2009

Anthony Le Tallec ( born October 3, 1984 in Hennebont, Morbihan ) is a French footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder, currently at FC Valenciennes.


Club career

The professional career of the Bretons began in 2002 at the club Le Havre AC. In 2003 he moved to the Premier League for Liverpool, where he was awarded the AS Saint- Étienne in 2004 and then returned to the second half of the season 2004/ 05. In July 2005, he was again loaned, this time to FC Sunderland. There he played a year, then he came back to Liverpool in 2006. In August 2006, the French first division side FC Sochaux loaned the midfielder and his services secured by the summer of 2007. Subsequently, he was loaned out to UC Le Mans, which then arrested him for the 2008/09 season under contract. For the 2010/11 season he joined AJ Auxerre. Since the 2012/13 season he played in the French first division side Valenciennes FC.


Le Tallec played 34 times in the French U-21 national team and scored twelve goals.


  • Champions League winner: 2005
  • French Cup Winners: 2007
  • U-17 Soccer World Cup: 2001