Player Details

Name

Maxime Chanot

Height

6' 1"

Weight

172 lbs

Date of Birth

11.21.1989 (32)

Birthplace

Nancy, Luxembourg

Position

Defender

Position Detail

Central Defender

Preferred Side

Centre

Footedness

Right
2020 MLS Regular Season
2020 MLS Regular Season

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Career Summary

HOW ACQUIRED: Transferred from KV Kortrijk on July 16, 2016. Re-signed to a multi-year contract on Dec. 8, 2018 after having option declined following 2018 season.

Chanot brings physical impact and skill as a true central defender, excelling particularly at duels, and also scoring goals from set pieces. He's been a vital part at the heart of the NYCFC defense since being signed midway through the 2016 season.

OUTSIDE MLS: Chanot began his professional career with AS Nancy and Stade de Reims in France before joining Sheffield United in 2007. He had loan spells with Mansfield Town and Hamilton Academical before joining Le Mans in 2009. Chanot also played for Gueugnon and WS Woluwe. He joined K.V. Kortrijk from White Star in the Belgium second division in 2013. Chanot scored four goals in 36 matches for K.V. Kortrijk, which finished ninth in the Belgium Pro League last season.

INTERNATIONAL: The native of Nancy, France is a regular on the Luxembourg national team with 39 caps and three goals.

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