1999: Joins first professional team, Grenoble, aged 13.
2005: Signs first professional contract at Grenoble aged 19, scoring 15 goals in 15 matches for the reserves and earning a call-up to the first team.
2006: Makes his debut in March, coming off the bench in a 1-1 draw with Gueugnon. Made a full member of the first team squad and assigned the number 22 shirt for the 2006/07 campaign.
2007: After a slow start scores his first goal for the club in February with an injury time winner against
Spends the 2007/08 season on loan at French third division side Istres scoring 14 goals in the campaign.
2008: Returns to parent club Grenoble only to be placed on the transfer list. Joins Ligue 2 side Tours FC in May, netting 14 goals in 27 appearances.
2010: Signs for Ligue 1 club Montpellier in January on a three-and-a-half-year deal for a fee of
July - Makes his club and European debut, scoring the only goal in a 1-0 win over Hungarian side Gyori ETO in the Europa League. Montpellier goes on to lose the tie on penalties in the second leg.
2011: Scores the winner in the 117th minute of the Coupe de la Ligue semi-final against
Finishes the club's top goalscorer and rewarded with a contract extension until 2014 and a call-up to the national team in November for friendly matches against
2012: February - Scores his first international goal in a 2-1 friendly win over
French champion Paris Saint-Germain has reportedly commenced discussions with Wayne Rooney with a view to signing the want-away Manchester United striker.