Birth date 18 Feb 1984 (36 years)
Nationality Cameroon Cameroon
Height 186 cm
Position Goalkeeper
Number 1
Team history
Malaga 2012 - present
Espanyol 2016 - present
Le Havre 2016 - present
Saint-Étienne 2016 - present
Espanyol 2004 - 2012
Le Havre 2000 - 2004
Saint-Étienne 2002 - 2003 (loan)

Carlos Kameni is a Cameroonian international footballer who currently features for the Spanish football club Malaga. He is a goalkeeper and is rated as one of the best in Europe.

Kameni came into prominence at the 2000 Olympics when just 16 he won the gold medal with Cameroon. He was drafted into French side Le Havre that year but failed to break into the first team.

After four seasons in France and making just 20 league appearances for Le Havre, Kameni moved to Espanyol in the summer of 2004 where he was quickly inducted into the first team. He soon becamce a regular first choice for Espanyol and has made more than 200 league appearances.

In January 2012 Malaga came calling and signed Kameni. He has since become an important player for the Andalucian club.

Kameni made his full international appearance for Cameroon in 2001 and has played 32 matches his nation. He featured at the 2004 African Nations’ Cup and was adjudged as the best African goalkeeper in the 2006-2007 season.