Birth date 19 Jan 1977 (43 years)
Nationality Cameroon Cameroon
Position Defender
Team history
Cordoba 2010
Portsmouth 2006 - 2009
Arsenal 2000 - 2006
Real Mallorca 1998 - 2000
Levante 1997 - 1998
Sevilla Atletico Club 1996 - 1997
Utrera 1995 - 1996

Laureano Bisan Etame-Mayer, most popularly known simply as Lauren, is a Cameroonian international football player who currently features for the English Premier League side Portsmouth. He is a right back.

Lauren started his career at Utrera in 1995 and played for Sevilla B in the 1996-1997 season. In the summer of 1997 he was signed by Levante in Spain and played for Real Mallorca between 1998 and 2000.

His impressive form and consistency at Mallorca attracted Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger and he was signed by the London club.

Lauren quickly became a regular for Arsenal ar right back position and won the Premier League, the FA Cup and reached the UEFA Champions League final with the club in 206.

In the summer of 2007, after making 159 appearances for Arsenal in the English Premier League, he was signed by Portsmouth.

Lauren made his international debut for Cameroon way back in 1998 and has gone onto play 80 matches for his nation, scoring 8 goals. He played for his nation at the 2002 World Cup.

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