Malang Sarr is a French central defender who currently plays for Nice. Born in Nice on January 23, 1999, Sarr joined his hometown club aged six. He spent 12 years in their academy before making his senior debut, aged 17, in August 2016 against Rennes. He capped the occasion by scoring the winning goal. Sarr has represented France at different youth levels and captained the Under-20s at the Limoges Tournament in 2016.