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Eliaquim Mangala (born 13 February 1991) is a French central defender currently playing for Manchester City and the France national football team.
Mangala began his career at Standard Liège making 77 appearances before moving to FC Porto in 2011 where he became first-choice centre back and was an integral part of the team winning two consecutive Primeira Liga titles.
He joined Manchester City in August 2014 for a transfer fee of £31.8 million. Making his debut in a 1–1 home draw against Chelsea his performance was widely praised. With an in-form Demichelis Mangala failed to perform regularly. He made more than 15 appearances, seemingly unconfident lined up with City’s captain Vincent Kompany.
Mangala also made 5 appearances for the French national team since 2013, and was named in the squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.