Christine Manie

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Christine Manie
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Personal information
Full name Christine Patiance Manie [1]
Date of birth (1984-05-04) May 4, 1984 (age 39)
Place of birth Yaoundé, Cameroon
Height 1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Position(s) Defender
Team information
Current team
Number 2
Senior career*
2005–2009 Canon Yaoundé
2009–2011 FC Minsk
2011–2012 CS Negrea Reşiţa
2012–2016 CFF Olimpia Cluj
2016– Yzeure
International career
2008– Cameroon 63 [2] (10)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 00:17, 11 December 2014 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 16:24, 23 June 2015 (UTC)

Christine Patiance Manie (born 4 May 1984) is a Cameroonian footballer who plays as a defender for French club Yzeure and the Cameroon women's national football team. At the 2014 African Women's Championship, Manie scored an extra-time winner in the semi-final against the Ivory Coast, which brought Cameroon to their first-ever FIFA Women's World Cup. [3]



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  2. "Profile". Archived from the original on June 10, 2015. Retrieved 23 June 2015.
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