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Name: Frank Leboeuf  
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Date of Birth: 22nd January 1968
Place of Birth: Marseille, Bouche du Rhône, France
Profession: Footballer
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Frank Leboeuf (or Lebœuf; born January 22, 1968 in Bouches-du-Rhône near Marseille) is a former French football (soccer) defender. With the French national team, Leboeuf won the 1998 World Cup.

After staring his career in 1986 in the lower divisions of the French league, Leboeuf moved to Laval in 1988. In 1991, he moved to Strasbourg and played there until 1996, when he made a switch to English club Chelsea. He left in 2001 for hometown Olympique Marseille, before finishing out his career in Qatar.

For France, Leboeuf was capped 50 times, scoring five goals. A bench player in 1998, he stepped in for red carded Laurent Blanc to play in the final, a 3-0 win against Brazil. Although he didn't get off the bench, Leboeuf did receive a winner's medal at Euro 2000. He then played at the 2002 World Cup.

Most Significant Titles in 1998

1998 is the wonderful year of Frank Leboeuf, he reached his career peak by helping his club Chelsea to win English Football League Cup, European Cup Winners' Cup and European Super Cup, also helped his national team France to win World Cup.

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