Eliesse Ben Seghir
|Date of birth||16 February 2005|
|Place of birth||Saint-Tropez, France|
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 20:44, 3 November 2022 (UTC)|
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 03:05, 2 February 2023 (UTC)
Eliesse Ben Seghir (born 16 February 2005) is a French professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Ligue 1 club Monaco.
Ben Seghir is a youth product of the academies of SC Cogolinois, Fréjus Saint-Raphaël, and Monaco. He signed his first professional contract with Monaco on 5 August 2022, and made his senior and professional debut with the club as a late substitute in a 4–1 UEFA Europa League win over Red Star Belgrade on 3 November 2022.
On 28 December 2022, Ben Seghir made his Ligue 1 debut for Monaco as a half-time substitute in a match against Auxerre. He scored two goals, both of which put Monaco in the lead, to help his team come out victorious by a score of 3–2.
Ben Seghir is a youth international for France, having played for the France U18s.
Born in France, Ben Seghir is of Moroccan descent. He is the younger brother of fellow footballer Salim Ben Seghir.
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- Eliesse Ben Seghir at Soccerway
- FFF Profile
- Eliesse Ben Seghir – French league stats at Ligue 1 – also available in French