Anthony Modeste was born on the 14th of April 1988 in Cannes, France. He currently plays as a striker for 1. FC Köln in the German Bundesliga. Modeste is a product of the Nice youth academy and he spent three years as a professional at the club making 42 appearances. In 2010 he moved to the more high profile Bordeaux before moving again in 2013 to join 1899 Hoffenheim of Germany, In 2015 Modest joined FC Koln.