Sidney Rodrigue Noukpo Govou born 27 July 1979, is a retired French international footballer. Govou was a natural winger but occasionally played as a striker. He played for, Lyon, Panathinaikos, Évian, Lyon Reserves, Monts d'Or Azergues, FC Miami City, Limonest. He played for the France national football team and he won thw 2003 FIFA Confederations Cup. He was selected for the Euro 2004, 2006 World Cup, Euro 2008, 2010 World Cup competitions.