On 15 July 2013, Frey joined Turkish SĂĽper Lig side Bursaspor for an undisclosed fee. Frey received his very first call-up for France for a match against Poland in November 2004, but did not make an appearance. He earned his first cap in France’s final UEFA Euro 2008 qualifier against Ukraine on 21 November 2007. The match ended in a 2â€“2 draw after he erred on Andriy Shevchenko’s equalising goal. He was a member of France’s Euro 2008 finals squad. On 20 August 2008, after being continually overlooked by manager Raymond Domenech, despite his wonderful form for Fiorentina, and the constant needs his option by the French media, Frey announced his retirement from international football at the age of just 28.
Frey’s grandfather AndrĂ© was a French international footballer, and his father Raymond was as well a professional goalkeeper. His younger brother Nicolas is a defensive midfielder currently playing for Serie A group Chievo. Frey is Buddhist (Soka Gakkai), and credited former Fiorentina legend Roberto Baggio as one of his spiritual mentors.
|Height||6 ft 2 1⁄2 in|
|Day of Birth||18-March-1980|
|Place of Birth||Thonon-les-Bains, France|
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