Eric Cantona

Personal Information

Eric Cantona

Full Name: Éric Daniel Pierre Cantona
Date of Birth: 24 May 1966
Place of Birth: Marseille, France
Height: 188cm
Nationality: French
Preferred Foot: Right
Other Interests:

Club Information

Joined United: 26 November 1992
Debut: 6 December 1992 vs Manchester City (Home) League
Appearances Total: 185
Goals Total: 82
Position: Forward
Squad Number: 7
Left United: 1997


Eric Cantona ● The Rebel Genius
A compilation about Eric Cantona that showcases his polemic style, amazing goals, skills, infamous Kung-Fu Kick and more. (Video made/uploaded by HeilRJ)

Eric Cantona – all 82 Manchester United goals!
Eric Cantona scored 82 goals for Manchester United. Here are all of them. (Video made by Anton Alfy. Uploaded by Лев Альшевский)

Eric Cantona – Legends of the Barclays Premier League (ESPN series)
In the ESPN-produced series, ESPN Classic pays tribute to the select group of players who can be classed as Legends of the Barclays Premier League.

Focusing on the very finest players to have graced the English top flight, the series celebrates the goals, the tricks, the crunching tackles and the saves, but it also honours the personalities, the style, and the joie de vivre. There is no surprise that Eric Cantona is featured in it. (Video uploaded by Football’s top 21)

Eric Cantona’s goal (and celebration) vs Sunderland 1996
The quick feet to help set-up the opportunity, the awareness of those around him to play the one-two, the burst of pace over five yards and the lobbed finish a long with the celebration simply makes this a classic goal. (Video uploaded by GardenGoals)