Mike Maignan is a French professional football player who primarily operates as a goalkeeper. He was born on July 3, 1995, in Cayenne, French Guiana. Maignan began his career in the youth system of Paris Saint-Germain before joining the Lille B team in 2013. He made his professional debut for Lille OSC in April 2015. Maignan quickly established himself as Lille's first-choice goalkeeper and played a vital role in their success. He helped the club secure the French Ligue 1 title in the 2020-2021 season, ending Paris Saint-Germain's dominance. Maignan has also represented the French national team at the youth levels and made his senior debut in June 2021. Known for his shot-stopping abilities, agility, and command of the penalty area, Maignan has garnered widespread recognition for his performances. In July 2021, he transferred to Italian Serie A side AC Milan, signing a five-year contract with the club.