Yann

Genty

Handball

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Yann Genty 12

Player profile

Name
Yann Genty
Birthdate
26 December 1981, Enghien-les-Bains (France)
Nationality
French
Profile
185cm / 89kg
Hand Label
Right handed
Signed at PSG
1 July 2020
Position
Goalkeepers
Position

Goalkeepers

A native of the Paris region, Yann Genty started handball at the age of 4 as a winger. Eventually converted into a goalkeeper, he stayed 15 years at the Saint-Gratien club before joining Billère where he spent two seasons. He then joined Aurillac and then Istres in 2010, where he replaced Vincent Gérard. In 2014, after two seasons at Cesson, Genty joined Chambéry and was voted best goalkeeper in the Lidl Starligue in his first season. In May 2019, at the age of 37, he was called up for the first time for the France national team.