Max Gradel

Born: November 30, 1987 (age 27)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Abidjan, Ivory Coast
Nationality: Cote D'Ivoire flag Ivorian

Position: Winger/Forward
Team: Saint-Etienne (no. 7)
Career History
Youth2005-2006Leicester City
Senior2006-2010Leicester City
→ 2007-2008Bournemouth (loan)
→ 2009-2010Leeds United (loan)
2010Leeds United
2011-Saint-Etienne
2015-Bournemouth
International2011-Ivory Coast
Sports Mole has 105 articles about Max Gradel. Articles 1 to 40:
Callum Wilson of Bournemouth celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Leicester City at Vitality Stadium on August 29, 2015
Match Analysis: Bournemouth 1-1 Leicester City
Sports Mole analyses Bournemouth's 1-1 draw with Leicester City.
Aug 29, 18:04
Eddie Howe Manager of Bournemouth gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and A.F.C. Bournemouth at the Boleyn Ground on August 22, 2015
Eddie Howe: 'Leicester City draw a good result for Bournemouth'
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe believes his side's 1-1 draw against Leicester City this afternoon was a good result, after a second half that was disrupted by injuries.
Aug 29, 17:43
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mate Shinji Okazaki during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Leicester City at Vitality Stadium on August 29, 2015
Result: Late Jamie Vardy penalty earns point for Leicester City at Bournemouth
A late Jamie Vardy penalty cancels out Callum Wilson's first-half overhead kick as Bournemouth and Leicester City play out a 1-1 draw this afternoon.
Aug 29, 17:11
Callum Wilson of Bournemouth celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Leicester City at Vitality Stadium on August 29, 2015
Half-Time Report: Callum Wilson overhead kick gives Bournemouth lead over Leicester City
A Callum Wilson overhead kick gives Bournemouth a 1-0 half-time lead over Leicester City this afternoon.
Aug 29, 15:53
Lee Tomlin of Middlesbrough celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Sky Bet Championship Playoff semi final second leg match between Middlesbrough and Brentford at the Riverside Stadium on May 15, 2015
Team News: Lee Tomlin makes first league start for Bournemouth
Lee Tomlin is set to make his first Premier League start for Bournemouth against Leicester City, while N'Golo Kante is preferred to Gokhan Inler for the Foxes.
Aug 29, 14:26
Callum Wilson of Bournemouth scores his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and A.F.C. Bournemouth at the Boleyn Ground on August 22, 2015
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the Week
Sports Mole selects 11 of the most impressive players from the third batch of 2015-16 Premier League encounters.
Aug 25, 10:06
Callum Wilson of Bournemouth scores his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and A.F.C. Bournemouth at the Boleyn Ground on August 22, 2015
Player Ratings: West Ham United 3-4 Bournemouth
Sports Mole rates the players who took part in the Premier League game between West Ham United and Bournemouth, which finished 4-3 to the Cherries.
Aug 22, 18:43
Callum Wilson (L) of Bournemouth celebrates scoring his team's second goal with his team mate Matt Ritchie (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and A.F.C. Bournemouth at the Boleyn Ground on August 22, 2015
Match Analysis: West Ham United 3-4 Bournemouth
Sports Mole analyses all aspects of the Premier League clash between West Ham United and Bournemouth, which finished 4-3 to the Cherries.
Aug 22, 18:00
Bournemouth's Norwegian striker Joshua King and Bournemouth's English striker Callum Wilson (R) celebrate Wilson's early goal during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Bournemouth at The Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, East
Half-Time Report: Callum Wilson double gives Bournemouth 2-0 lead against West Ham United
A Callum Wilson double gives Bournemouth a 2-0 half-time lead against West Ham United at Upton Park.
Aug 22, 15:52
Darren Randolph of West Ham United in action during the pre season friendly match between Southend United and West Ham United at Roots Hall on July 18, 2015
Team News: Darren Randolph starts for West Ham United, Bournemouth unchanged
Darren Randolph is named in West Ham United's starting XI in place of the suspended Adrian, while the visitors are unchanged from their 1-0 defeat to Liverpool last week.
Aug 22, 14:16
St Etienne's French forward Florentin Pogba (R) during the Europa League football match AS Saint-Etienne against FC Internazionale Milan on November 6, 2014
Team News: Saint-Etienne replace Max Gradel with Jean-Christophe Bahebeck for Milsami tie
Saint-Etienne replace Max Gradel, who recently signed for Bournemouth, with on-loan Paris Saint-German forward Jean-Christophe Bahebeck for their tie against Milsami.
Aug 20, 18:23
Dimitri Payet scores West Ham's first against Leicester on August 15, 2015
Preview: West Ham United vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole checks on the preparations of both sides ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash between West Ham United and Bournemouth.
Aug 20, 17:22
A stoic-looking Brendan Rodgers ahead of Liverpool's game with Man City on August 25, 2014
Team News: Liverpool unchanged ahead of Bournemouth clash
Liverpool remain unchanged for Monday evening's Premier League clash against top-flight debutants Bournemouth at Anfield.
Aug 17, 19:17
Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho shoots to score the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Stoke City and Liverpool at the Britannia Stadium in Stoke-on-Trent, central England on August 9, 2015
Preview: Liverpool vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole looks ahead to the first-ever Premier League meeting between Liverpool and Bournemouth at Anfield.
Aug 14, 18:04
Rudy Gestede (C) of Aston Villa celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mates Gabriel Agbonlahor (L) and Carlos Sanchez (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Aston Villa at Vitality Stadium on August 8,
Match Analysis: Bournemouth 0-1 Aston Villa
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Aston Villa's 1-0 victory over Bournemouth on the opening day of the 2015-16 Premier League season.
Aug 8, 17:39
AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe looks on prior to the Pre Season Friendly match between Salisbury City v AFC Bournemouth at the Raymond McEnhill Stadium on July 21, 2015
Team News: Joshua King makes Bournemouth debut against Aston Villa
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe hands striker Joshua King his debut for the Cherries in their Premier League opener against Aston Villa at Dean Court.
Aug 8, 14:12
Saint-Etienne's French coach Christophe Galtier waits before the begining of the French L1 football match Saint-Etienne vs Toulouse on September 20, 2013
Preview: Toulouse vs. Saint-Etienne
Sports Mole previews the Ligue 1 opening-day clash between Toulouse and Saint-Etienne at Stadium Municipal.
Aug 7, 22:09
 A general view of a corner flag ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between AFC Bournemouth and Cardiff City at Goldsands Stadium on December 13, 2014
Preview: Bournemouth vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League fixture between Bournemouth and Aston Villa at the Vitality Stadium.
Aug 6, 18:44
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and AFC Bournemouh at The Amex Stadium on January 01, 2014
Eddie Howe to be "ruthless" with Bournemouth decision making
Eddie Howe insists that he will be ruthless if needed when it comes to making tough decisions for Bournemouth in the Premier League this season.
Aug 6, 12:10
Hull FC chairman Adam Pearson stands in the crowd on July 23, 2011
Adam Pearson hints at further Leeds United signings
Executive director Adam Pearson suggests that Leeds United's business in the transfer market may not be over despite the capture of winger Stuart Dallas from Brentford.
Aug 5, 17:43
Lee Tomlin of Middlesbrough during the Sky Bet Championship match against Leeds United on August 16, 2014
Report: Middlesbrough accept Bournemouth bid for Lee Tomlin
Middlesbrough reportedly accept a bid of £3m from Bournemouth for forward Lee Tomlin.
Aug 4, 15:13
AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe smiles during a pre-season friendly on July 13, 2013
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe thrilled by Max Gradel return
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe claims that winger Max Gradel's return to Dean Court is a "real achievement" for the club.
Aug 4, 13:33
St Etienne's Ivorian forward Max Gradel celebrates after scoring a goal during the French first division L1 football match against Lille OSC on November 1, 2014
Bournemouth confirm Max Gradel arrival from Saint-Etienne
Bournemouth announce the arrival of Max Gradel from Saint-Etienne on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
Aug 4, 11:47
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel celebrates after opening the scoring during the French L1 football match Saint-Etienne (ASSE) vs Lille (LOSC) on March 22, 2015
Saint-Etienne winger Max Gradel undergoes Bournemouth medical
Bournemouth are closing in on Max Gradel, who has completed a medical with the South coast club.
Aug 3, 17:29
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel celebrates after opening the scoring during the French L1 football match Saint-Etienne (ASSE) vs Lille (LOSC) on March 22, 2015
Bournemouth make improved Max Gradel bid?
Bournemouth submit an improved offer for Saint-Etienne winger Max Gradel, according to a report.
Aug 1, 14:13
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel celebrates after opening the scoring during the French L1 football match Saint-Etienne (ASSE) vs Lille (LOSC) on March 22, 2015
Report: Bournemouth agree Max Gradel deal
Bournemouth agree in principle to sign Saint-Etienne winger Max Gradel, according to a report.
Jul 28, 09:57
Charlie Austin of QPR celebrates scoring his penalty during the Barclays Premier League match between Burnley and Queens Park Rangers at Turf Moor on January 10, 2015
Who could Aston Villa sign as a replacement for Christian Benteke?
After Christian Benteke signed for Liverpool for £32.5m, Sports Mole suggests five players who Aston Villa could sign as a replacement.
Jul 24, 10:33
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel celebrates after opening the scoring during the French L1 football match Saint-Etienne (ASSE) vs Lille (LOSC) on March 22, 2015
Watford 'join race to sign Max Gradel'
Watford will reportedly compete with Bournemouth for the signing of Saint-Etienne's Max Gradel.
Jul 12, 13:25
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel celebrates after opening the scoring during the French L1 football match Saint-Etienne (ASSE) vs Lille (LOSC) on March 22, 2015
Bournemouth close in on Max Gradel signing?
Bournemouth are moving closer to signing Saint-Etienne winger Max Gradel, according to a report.
Jul 8, 14:48
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel celebrates after opening the scoring during the French L1 football match Saint-Etienne (ASSE) vs Lille (LOSC) on March 22, 2015
Max Gradel open to Saint-Etienne exit
Saint-Etienne winger Max Gradel says that he would be open to a move away from the Ligue 1 side.
Jul 6, 09:49
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel shoots to score between Evian's Congolese defender Cedric Mongongu and Evian's Comorian defender Kassim Abdallah during the French L1 football match between Evian Thonon Gaillard (ETG) and Saint-Etienne (AS
Bournemouth 'mulling £5m Max Gradel bid'
Bournemouth want to spend no more than £5m in their pursuit of Saint-Etienne's Max Gradel, according to reports.
Jun 28, 20:46
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel shoots to score between Evian's Congolese defender Cedric Mongongu and Evian's Comorian defender Kassim Abdallah during the French L1 football match between Evian Thonon Gaillard (ETG) and Saint-Etienne (AS
Bournemouth 'move for ex-Leeds United winger Max Gradel'
Bournemouth make a £3.6m offer for Saint-Etienne winger Max Gradel, according to a report.
Jun 17, 20:09
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel shoots to score between Evian's Congolese defender Cedric Mongongu and Evian's Comorian defender Kassim Abdallah during the French L1 football match between Evian Thonon Gaillard (ETG) and Saint-Etienne (AS
Result: Max Gradel brace gives Saint-Etienne Ligue 1 victory over Guingamp
Max Gradel scores twice as Saint-Etienne defeat Guingamp 2-1 in Ligue 1.
May 23, 22:01
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel shoots to score between Evian's Congolese defender Cedric Mongongu and Evian's Comorian defender Kassim Abdallah during the French L1 football match between Evian Thonon Gaillard (ETG) and Saint-Etienne (AS
Result: Max Gradel brace sends Evian TG down
Max Gradel scores twice to keep Saint-Etienne in contention for a Champions League place while consigning Evian TG to relegation from Ligue 1.
May 16, 21:53
Saint-Etienne's French forward Melvut Erding (2nd R) and Saint-Etienne French defender Loic Perrin (R) celebrate after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Saint-Etienne and Nice on May 10, 2015
Result: Saint-Etienne hammer Nice to go fourth
Saint-Etienne move up to fourth in Ligue 1 with a 5-0 hammering of Nice.
May 10, 17:54
Saint-Etienne's Ivorian forward Max-Alain Gradel celebrates after opening the scoring during the French L1 football match Saint-Etienne (ASSE) vs Lille (LOSC) on March 22, 2015
Result: Saint-Etienne up to third with Montpellier HSC win
Max Gradel's 12th goal of the campaign is enough to see Saint-Etienne move up to third in Ligue 1 with a 1-0 win over Montpellier.
Apr 26, 14:59
Lyon's Cameroonian forward Clinton Njie (R) shoots and scores a goal during the French L1 football match between Lyon and Saint-Etienne on April 19, 2015
Result: Ten-man Lyon hold Saint-Etienne to move top
Ten-man Lyon earn a hard-fought 2-2 at home to Saint-Etienne to move top of Ligue 1.
Apr 19, 22:01
Laurent Blanc the PSG manager looks on during the UEFA Champions League quarter final, first leg match between Paris Saint Germain and Chelsea at Parc des Princes on April 2, 2014
Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Saint-Etienne
Sports Mole previews the Coupe de France semi-final between PSG and Saint-Etienne as Laurent Blanc's side hope to keep their domestic quadruple hopes alive.
Apr 6, 23:56
Monaco's Bulgarian forward Dimitar Berbatov (R) celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg football match against Arsenal  on February 25, 2015
Team News: Dimitar Berbatov back for AS Monaco's game with Saint-Etienne
Dimitar Berbatov and Danijel Subasic return as Monaco make five changes for their crucial Ligue 1 clash with Saint-Etienne, who are without in-form striker Max Gradel.
Apr 3, 19:18
Monaco's French forward Anthony Martial celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Monaco (ASM) and Bastia (SCB) on March 13, 2015
Preview: Monaco vs. Saint-Etienne
Sports Mole looks ahead to Friday's crucial Ligue 1 fixture between Monaco and Saint-Etienne.
Apr 1, 17:20
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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Paris Saint-GermainPSG440070712
2Reims43017349
3Rennes43017439
4Angers42205148
5Lyon42116247
6Bastia42117437
7Saint-EtienneSt Etienne42115417
8NantesNantes42112207
9Caen420236-36
10Bordeaux41214315
11Nice41217705
12Lille41211105
13AS MonacoMonaco412135-25
14Toulouse411246-24
15Marseille41036423
16GuingampGuingamp410325-33
17Troyes403139-63
18Lorient402226-42
19Montpellier HSCMontpellier401304-41
20Gazelec AjaccioGFC Ajaccio401305-51