Romain Poyet

Poyet, 2012 in Caen

Romain Poyet ( born November 25, 1980 in Le Coteau ) is a French football player.


Poyet began in 1987 in the area of Roanne playing football and later moved into the Training Centre of the AS Saint- Étienne, where he stayed for a year but only because it was considered too weak by the coaches as physically. He then played back for two small clubs from the region around Roanne. 2001 signed the winger at fourth division club AS Saint -Priest, where he was promoted directly to the regulars. Thanks to a good performance in a cup match against AJ Auxerre he was taken in the summer of 2002 by the first division under contract. However, he remained in the fourth division, as it was first erected in Auxerre use only the second team. On September 20, 2003, after more than a year he succeeded his Erstligadebüt when he came off the bench in the 4-1 win against SC Bastia in the 87th minute. Overall, he came into the league does not go beyond six games, where he was constantly changes. Accordingly, a lending transaction was organized in summer 2004 and Poyet moved for one year to the second division club Clermont Foot. In Clermont he immediately belonged to the service providers and scored ten goals. After his return to Auxerre Although he was frequently summoned, but still only as a substitute. This meant that he had no time used after three years at Auxerre in twenty first division from the start and had scored a single goal. However, for the team during his UEFA Cup debut on 15 September 2005 against Levski Sofia after his Einwechselung he scored a goal and also ran on the return leg, but could not prevent the departure of Auxerre.

The contract was not renewed at the end of the 2005 /06 and Poyet instead found in the FCO Dijon a new employer. At Dijon he played frequently and was also a regular in the starting lineup, even if he could not have a large number of Torerfolgen. In January 2008 he moved to league rivals Stade Brest, where he was scheduled as Joker, but as what he was used almost in every game. With the Brittany team also succeeded him in 2010 promotion to the first division. Even after that remained Poyet a stem force in the team and was able to secure the league twice, until he decided for a change to SM Caen early in the season 2012/13. In Caen Poyet took over the role of the Joker, as he said, was as a substitute in Brest, in the majority of encounters another time. After the summer break in 2013, however, he lost all meaning within the team, never got beyond a short-term use and was therefore awarded to the third division side Amiens SC in January 2014.