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Fact file: Who is Pascal Chimbonda?

Pascal Chimbonda is Carlisle's new signing Photo: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Archive/Press Association Images

The former French International Pascal Chimbonda has signed for Carlisle United.

With that in mind, we have compiled a fact file on the newest addition to the United team:

  • Born in Guadeloupe and raised in France
  • Started playing professional football in 1999
  • Has played for football clubs in both England and France
  • Was on the bench during France's world cup final defeat against Italy in 2006
  • Moved to England in 2005
  • Has played for Wigan Athletic, Tottentham Hotspur, Sunderland, Blackburn Rovers, Queens Park Rangers, Doncaster Rovers and Market Drayton Town
  • Plays as a central defender
  • Will wear the number 39 for Carlisle United