Châteauroux (France), Paris Saint-Germain (France), FC Metz (France),
Gamba Osaka (Japan), Cagliari (Italy), AC Parma (Italy),
Sunderland FC (England),Al Itihad (???), Tokyo Verdy (Japan),
Vissel Kobe (Japan)
3-time African NationsCup Champions with (Cameroon)
Patrick Mboma (born November 15, 1970 in Douala,
Cameroon) is a former Cameroonian football striker, the all-time
top goal-scorer for the Cameroonian national team.
In his club career that started in 1993, Mboma played for
Châteauroux, Paris Saint-Germain, FC Metz, Gamba Osaka, Cagliari,
Parma, Sunderland,Al Itihad, Tokyo Verdy and Vissel Kobe, then
retired in May 16, 2005.
Patrick MbomaAfter first being capped for Cameroon in 1995,
Mboma has scored 33 goals in 57 matches. He played in the 1998
and 2002 World Cups, and also led Cameroon to the gold medal at
the 2000 Olympics, and to victories at the 2000 and 2002 African
Nations Cups. He was named African Footballer of the Year for
his efforts in 2000. His special goal celebration was a two-gun
shooting spree with his both hands.