Kurt Zouma

Born: October 27, 1994 (age 22)

Height: 6'2.5" (190cm)

Hometown: Lyon, France
Nationality: France French

Position: Defender
Team: Stoke City (no. 6)
Kurt Zouma of Chelsea in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Career History
Youth2009-2011Saint-Etienne
Senior2011-2014Saint-Etienne
2014-Chelsea
→ 2014Saint-Etienne (loan)
→ 2017-Stoke City (loan)
International2015-France
Sports Mole has 335 articles about Kurt Zouma. Articles 1 to 40:
A general shot of the corner flag at the Etihad Stadium prior to Manchester City's Premier League clash with Middlesbrough on November 5, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Manchester City and Stoke City at the Etihad Stadium.
Oct 12, 14:24
Virgil van Dijk warms up prior to the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Southampton on September 16, 2017
Team News: Virgil van Dijk makes first Premier League start of season
Virgil van Dijk is included in the Southampton starting lineup for the first time this season ahead of their Premier League clash with Stoke City.
Sep 30, 14:03
Mark Hughes watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Live Commentary: Stoke City 2-1 Southampton - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Stoke City's 2-1 victory over Southampton in the Premier League.
Sep 30, 14:00
Marcus Rashford and Kurt Zouma in action during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes: 'Kurt Zouma is worth £40m'
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes claims that defender Kurt Zouma - currently on loan from Chelsea - is worth £40m.
Sep 30, 11:29
Mark Hughes watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Mark Hughes: 'Injures still blighting Stoke City defence'
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes reveals that the club's backline are still blighted by injuries ahead of the Premier League fixture with Southampton.
Sep 29, 10:25
Alvaro Morata celebrates with Pedro after scoring during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Chelsea on September 23, 2017
Result: Alvaro Morata hat-trick helps clinical Chelsea thrash Stoke City
Alvaro Morata scores his first Chelsea hat-trick as the champions thrash Stoke City 4-0 at the bet365 Stadium.
Sep 23, 16:52
Eden Hazard in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Team News: Eden Hazard still on Chelsea bench
Eden Hazard remains on the bench as Chelsea visit Stoke City.
Sep 23, 14:01
Antonio Conte cleans his face during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Chelsea on March 18, 2017
Preview: Stoke City vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Stoke City and Chelsea at the bet365 Stadium.
Sep 21, 16:29
Mark Hughes watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Mark Hughes to field strong Stoke City side at Ashton Gate
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes intends to rotate his side slightly for the midweek trip to Bristol City, but is desperate to prolong the Potters' EFL Cup run.
Sep 18, 16:21
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez dreams of Istanbul ahead of his side's Premier League meeting with Manchester City on April 19, 2016
Team News: Geoff Cameron out for Stoke City against Newcastle United
Geoff Cameron and Ryan Shawcross miss out in Stoke City's trip to Newcastle United this afternoon.
Sep 16, 14:06
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Leicester City on August 26, 2017
Team News: Marcus Rashford starts for Manchester United
Marcus Rashford starts for Manchester United as they visit Stoke City.
Sep 9, 16:33
Jose Mourinho waves after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Preview: Stoke City vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews the Premier League encounter between Stoke City and Manchester United at the bet365 Stadium.
Sep 7, 14:51
Ryan Shawcross of Stoke City during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Stoke City at St James' Park on October 31, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
Ryan Shawcross pens new Stoke City deal
Stoke City announce that captain Ryan Shawcross has signed a new four-year contract.
Aug 31, 10:06
Kevin Wimmer of Tottenham Hotspur on the ball during the UEFA Europa League Group J match between Tottenham Hotspur FC and Qarabag FK at White Hart Lane on September 17, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Kevin Wimmer completes £18m move to Stoke City from Tottenham Hotspur
Kevin Wimmer completes his move to Stoke City from Tottenham Hotspur in an £18m deal.
Aug 29, 10:03
Tony Pulis prior to the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Watford on April 16, 2016
Result: West Bromwich Albion, Stoke City share the points
Stoke City come from behind to draw 1-1 with West Bromwich Albion in Sunday afternoon's Premier League clash at The Hawthorns.
Aug 27, 15:25
Mark Hughes 'smiles' before the match between Manchester City and Stoke City on March 8, 2017
Stoke City 'nearing deal for Bjorn Engels'
Stoke City reportedly near the capture of Club Brugge centre-back Bjorn Engels, who could cost £8.5m.
Aug 24, 21:16
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on the touchline during the match against Liverpool on March 4, 2017
Live Commentary: Stoke City 1-0 Arsenal - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Stoke City's 1-0 victory over Arsenal in the Premier League.
Aug 19, 16:30
Mark Hughes 'smiles' before the match between Manchester City and Stoke City on March 8, 2017
Mark Hughes targeting more new Stoke City signings
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes 'hopes to sign a couple more players' before this summer's transfer window closes.
Aug 12, 22:00
Wayne Rooney in action for Everton against Sevilla on August 6, 2017
Team News: Wayne Rooney, Michael Keane start for Everton
Wayne Rooney makes his first Premier League start for Everton in 13 years.
Aug 12, 14:05
Bruno Martins Indi in action for Stoke City against Manchester City in the Premier League on March 8, 2017
Stoke City seal Bruno Martins Indi deal
Stoke City complete a permanent deal for Porto defender Bruno Martins Indi.
Aug 11, 13:20
Mark Hughes watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Stoke City on May 6, 2017
Mark Hughes "happy enough" with Stoke City transfer business
Mark Hughes says that he intends to win a trophy this season after a 'reasonable' transfer window for Stoke City thus far.
Aug 9, 15:32
Antonio Conte and windswept Arsene Wenger during the FA Cup final between Arsenal and Chelsea on May 27, 2017
Preview: Arsenal vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Community Shield match between FA Cup holders Arsenal and Premier League champions Chelsea at Wembley.
Aug 5, 00:11
Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil pictured together on November 27, 2016
Premier League: Expiring contracts in 2017-18
Find out which players from the Premier League are entering the final 12 months of their contracts.
Aug 1, 11:37
Football Association conucillor Peter Coates during the Premier League match between Fulham and Stoke City on February 11, 2012
Stoke City still in market for new signings
Stoke City chairman Peter Coates confirms that the club are still hopeful of doing more business this summer, having already brought in four new faces.
Jul 26, 22:16
Chelsea's Kurt Zouma in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Kurt Zouma joins Stoke City on loan
Stoke City confirm the signing of France international Kurt Zouma on a season-long loan from Premier League champions Chelsea.
Jul 21, 14:36
Chelsea's Kurt Zouma in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Kurt Zouma 'pictured in Stoke City kit'
Chelsea centre-back Kurt Zouma is pictured in a Stoke City training kit as the Frenchman closes in on a loan move to the Britannia Stadium.
Jul 17, 12:55
Chelsea's Kurt Zouma in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Mark Hughes "very hopeful" over Kurt Zouma
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes is "very hopeful" of signing Chelsea centre-back Kurt Zouma on loan this summer.
Jul 13, 11:39
Kurt Zouma of Chelsea in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Report: Stoke City favourites to sign Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma on loan
Stoke City are thought to be the favourites to sign Chelsea's Kurt Zouma on loan after positive talks between the clubs were held on Wednesday, according to reports.
Jul 12, 22:50
Chelsea's Kurt Zouma in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Kurt Zouma to hold talks with Stoke City, West Bromwich Albion
Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma will reportedly hold talks with Stoke City and West Bromwich Albion over a possible loan move.
Jul 11, 21:53
Chelsea's Kurt Zouma in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Valencia 'in talks with Chelsea centre-back Kurt Zouma'
Chelsea reportedly agree to sell Kurt Zouma to Valencia, who now face a fight to convince the 22-year-old to make the move to Spain.
Jul 11, 18:38
Vitolo celebrates the opener during the Europa League semi-final between Shakhtar Donetsk and Sevilla on April 28, 2016
Chelsea target Vitolo heading to Atletico Madrid
Las Palmas chief Toni Cruz reveals that Atletico Madrid will loan Vitolo to the club until January once they finalise a move for the £35m-rated Sevilla attacker.
Jul 4, 20:32
Crystal Palace's Mamadou Sakho before the Premier League match against Liverpool on April 23, 2017
Crystal Palace 'admit defeat in bid to sign Mamadou Sakho from Liverpool'
Crystal Palace have been priced out of a move for Mamadou Sakho and could now turn their attention to Ajax ace Joel Veltman, according to a report.
Jul 1, 09:32
Vitolo celebrates the opener during the Europa League semi-final between Shakhtar Donetsk and Sevilla on April 28, 2016
Chelsea open to player exchange to land Sevilla attacker Vitolo?
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is prepared to send either Michy Batshuayi or Kurt Zouma to Sevilla in an attempt to broker a deal for attacker Vitolo, according to a report.
Jun 28, 19:23
Chelsea's Kurt Zouma in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Report: Sevilla pursuing Chelsea's Kurt Zouma
La Liga outfit Sevilla are reportedly confident of signing Chelsea centre-back Kurt Zouma in this summer's transfer window.
Jun 16, 11:53
Lyon's Corentin Tolisso during the Europa League match against Roma on March 16, 2017
Bayern Munich 'in talks with Lyon's Corentin Tolisso'
Bayern Munich reportedly open talks with Lyon over midfielder Corentin Tolisso.
Jun 10, 17:25
Schalke defender Sead Kolasinac poses for a team photo on July 17, 2015
Premier League: Transfer ins and outs - Summer 2017
Keep track of all of the confirmed transfers in the Premier League with Sports Mole's comprehensive guide.
Jun 6, 12:00
Lyon's Corentin Tolisso during the Europa League match against Roma on March 16, 2017
Chelsea take interest in Corentin Tolisso?
Chelsea reportedly take an interest in signing Lyon midfielder Corentin Tolisso during the transfer window.
Jun 1, 16:25
Virgil Van Dijk in action during the Europa League game between Southampton and Hapoel Be'er Sheva on December 8, 2016
Chelsea increase attempts to sign Virgil van Dijk?
Chelsea are reportedly prepared to offer wages of £170,000 per week in order to sign Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk.
Jun 1, 11:27
John Terry comes on during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Middlesbrough on May 8, 2017
Team News: John Terry, Michy Batshuayi handed rare starts for Chelsea's clash against Watford
John Terry and Michy Batshuayi are given rare starts for Chelsea in this evening's Premier League match against Watford at Stamford Bridge.
May 15, 19:04
Kurt Zouma of Chelsea in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Chelsea to allow defender Kurt Zouma to leave on loan?
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is reportedly prepared to allow defender Kurt Zouma to spend a season away from the club on loan.
May 4, 10:59



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City87102942522
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
11Southampton823379-29
12Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
13Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
14Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton8224610-48
15West Ham UnitedWest Ham8224814-68
16Everton8224513-88
17Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163