Christian Koffi Ndri
Christian Koffi Ndri, most popularly known as Romaric, is an Ivory Coast international footballer who currentl features for the Spanish giants Sevilla FC. He plays as a midfielder and made his name in France.
Romaric started playing football in the youth club of ASEC Abidjan in Ivory Coast and moved to ASEC’s feeder club Beveran in the Netherlands in 2003. He made 44 appearances in two seasons for Beveran and his versatality to play as a defensive midfielder and as centre-back combined with his passion made him a fan favourite.
In the summer of 2005, he was signed by French Ligue 1 side Le Mans for whom he made over 50 appearances in the three seasons. In the summer of 2008 Romaric was signed by Sevilla although Galatasaray and AS Monaco were also interested in the player.
Romaric made his debut for his national side in 2005 featured for Ivory Coast in the 2006 Germany World Cup and played in one match there. He also played for Ivory Coast in the 2006 African Cup of Nations.