HOW ACQUIRED: Signed from ESTAC Troyes on Dec. 19, 2018.
A versatile defender who can play both center back and right back, Deplangne brings eight years of professional experience in the French league system to Cincinnati.
OUTSIDE MLS: Deplagne started his career at Montpellier where he made his first-team debut in the 2011-12 season, the same year they won the French Ligue 1 title. He departed Montpellier at the end of the 2016-17 season to sign with Troyes. In total, Deplagne made a combined 119 appearances (92 starts) during his time playing in France, with most of his league action coming in the top-flight Ligue 1.