He has had a battered career path with many aspirants to professionalism. Nassim Zitouni still makes a living from football, but his career has not necessarily taken the right rebounds.
When you have quality full your feet, it often does not matter much. He was however in the right place to hatch, at the training center of the Olympique Lyonnais, this factory of champions joined from « the beginners first year ». It is tempting to see yourself too beautiful when you swallow all the obstacles easily in the company of Nabil Fekir, Corentin Tolisso, Clinton Njié, Alassan Pléa or Samuel Umtiti.
“In Lyon, we have always been above the others, even in reserve, because there was a lot of talent,” confirms the 27-year-old. But when you don’t necessarily give yourself the means to get there … Me, I relied too much on my achievements. I stagnated while the others progressed. «
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