Neal Maupay is a French forward who currently plays for Brighton and Hove Albion and was born on 14th August 1996. The striker began his career with OGC Nice, making his debut in 2012, playing one minute against Brest. He would score in December against Evian as a 16-year-old. Capped by France from Under-16 to Under-21 level, he would sign for Saint-Etienne in 2015. After failing to make an impact, he signed on loan with Brest for the 2016/17 campaign.