|Birth Day:||November 2, 1976|
|Birth Place:||Mulhouse, France|
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He was born in Mulhouse, France.
Omeyer started handball at the age of 9 in Cernay (Alsace). In 1994, he joined his first professional club, Sélestat. His save percentage being up to 50%, he caught the attention of the best club in the French championship, Montpellier. Quickly becoming the first choice goalkeeper, he won five championships (from 2002 to 2006) and five national cups (2001, 2002, 2003, 2005 and 2006). The biggest highlight of his time there is the win of the 2003 EHF Champions League, a title that had never been won by a French club before.
He made his debut for the French national team on September 19, 1999 against Romania. In 2001, he became World champion after beating Sweden 28-25 (after two extra-times) in the final.
In 2006, he decided to leave for a more competitive championship and joined the German club THW Kiel, with whom he won the double, the championship and the national cup in 2007 and 2008, plus the Champions League in 2007, 2010 and 2012.
In 2008, he became Olympic champion after an excellent tournament where he was voted best goalkeeper with a rate of 41% shots saved all over the competition. In the final, he saved 11 shots out of 39 to ensure France' 28-23 win over Iceland.
On 15 April 2014, Paris Saint-Germain announced that both Thierry Omeyer and William Accambray were leaving Montpellier in order to join their club next season.
In 2015, he became World champion after beating Qatar 25-22. He was voted best goalkeeper and the MVP of the tournament.
Omeyer played his last professional match on 6 June 2019 against Cesson-Rennes, PSG, who had already secured the title, defeated Cesson-Rennes 29-20, which ensured the latter's relegation.
Thierry and wife Laurence share a son and a daughter.
Currently, Thierry Omeyer is 44 years, 6 months and 10 days old. Thierry Omeyer will celebrate 45th birthday on a Tuesday 2nd of November 2021. Below we countdown to Thierry Omeyer upcoming birthday.