Jules Olivier Ntcham (born 9 February 1996) is a French professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Ligue 1 club Marseille, on loan from Celtic of the Scottish Premiership.
Born in Longjumeau, a southern suburb of Paris, Ntcham played for numerous youth clubs in and around Paris before joining youth academies at Paris FC and subsequently Le Havre. At the age of 16, Ntcham joined Manchester City's Elite Development Squad for £730,000 in 2012. Developing under City's Football Development Executive Patrick Vieira, Ntcham's potential was noticed by club manager Manuel Pellegrini, who included him City's pre-season tour of Australia in 2015. After signing a professional contract with City, Ntcham was loaned out for a two season spell at Genoa in Italy's Serie A, with an option to buy later. In July 2017, Ntcham signed for Scottish Premiership side Celtic on a four-year permanent deal with the Glasgow club. He signed a contract extension with Celtic in November 2018, extending his stay until 2022. In February 2021, Ntcham was loaned out to French club Marseille.
Internationally, Ntcham has represented France at numerous levels, most recently the France national under-21 football team at the 2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship.
2 appearances in the current 2021-2022 Season
1 goals scored in the current 2021-2022 Season
Former Youth Teams
Former Senior Teams
Former Club Staff