Abdou Traore

Gaziantepspor Kulubu
 
Abdou Traore

 

Abdou Traore's Info

 

Name: Abdou Traore
 
Nationality: Burkinabe - Ivorian
 
Date of birth: 28 December 1988 (28 years)
 
Height: 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
 
Position: Midfielder
 

Current Team


Gaziantep, Turkey
Release Clause: -
Salary: There's no salary set for this player
Expire contract: 2016
 

Team honours


2 Tippeligaen (2009-10, 2008-09)

National Team honours


Abdou Traore has not won any trophy yet.


Biography

Abdou Razack Traoré, from Burkinabe - Ivorian origin. He is a professional football player born 28th of December 1988 in Abidjan, Lagunes, Ivory Coast. He is 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) tall and belongs to Gaziantepspor playing as a midfielder. Nowadays, Gaziantepspor has the services of Traore up to 2016.

Traore made his debut with Raja Casablanca in 2005 but he had little prominence in the Moroccan squad as he only played 4 games during the whole season. Ater finishing his contract with Raja Casablanca, Traore moved to Norway to join Rosenborg on a free transfer. With Rosenborg, Traore achieved 2 Tippeligaen (2009 and 2010) and 1 Superfinalen (2010) and even he was featured on the list of 50 most exciting teenagers in world football in the November 2007 issue of World Soccer.

At the end of the 2008 season with Rosenborg, the Ivorian-Burkinabe player had a violent episode with his fellow Oyvind Storflor, it was alleged Traore to knock the Norwegian player down during a practice session. Eventually, Traore was banned fromplaying the last two matches of the 2008 season.

After not living up to expectations at the Norwegian club, Rosenborg released Traore and was sold to the Polish squad Lechia Gdansk for an undisclosed fee. The African player debuted for Lechia on 28 August 2010 in an Ekstraklasa match against Slask Wroclaw. Two years and a half later, Gaziantepsor bought Traore on a free transfer on 15 January 2013.

The Burkina Faso national football team capped Abdou Traore for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon & Equatorial Guinea and the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa where Burkina Faso turned out runners-up losing 1-0 against Nigeria. He made his national team debut on 27 March 2011 against Namibia.

 

Player Attributes

 

Skills%ValueYour player, your decision... just rate!
Ball Control
50      
Crossing
50      
Curve
50      
Dribbling
50      
Finishing
50      
Free Kick Accuracy
50      
Heading Accuracy
50      
Long Passing
50      
Long Shots
50      
Marking
50      
Penalties
50      
Short Passing
50      
Shot Power
50      
Sliding Tackle
50      
Standing Tackle
50      
Volleys
50      
Physical
Acceleration
50      
Agility
50      
Balance
50      
Jumping
50      
Reactions
50      
Sprint Speed
50      
Stamina
50      
Strength
50      
Mental
Aggression
50      
Positioning
50      
Interceptions
50      
Vision
50      

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Abdou Traore's career

 

Club

YearCountryTeam
2015-16 Turkey Gaziantepspor
2014-15 Turkey Gaziantepspor
2013-14 Turkey Gaziantepspor
2012-13 Poland Lechia Gdansk
2012-13 Turkey Gaziantepspor
2011-12 Poland Lechia Gdansk
2010-11 Poland Lechia Gdansk
2009-10 Norway Rosenborg BK
2008-09 Norway Rosenborg BK
2007-08 Norway Rosenborg BK
2006-07 Norway Rosenborg BK
2005-06 Morocco Raja Casablanca

National Team

YearCountryTeam
2013-14 Burkina Faso Burkina Faso
2012-13 Burkina Faso Burkina Faso
2011-12 Burkina Faso Burkina Faso