Bakary Kone

Olympique de Lyon et du Rhone
 
Bakary Kone

 

Bakary Kone's Info

 

Name: Bakary Kone
 
Nationality: Burkinabe
 
Date of birth: 27 April 1988 (29 years)
 
Height: 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
 
Position: Defender
 

Current Team


Lyon, France
Release Clause: -
Salary: There's no salary set for this player
Expire contract: 2015
 

Team honours


1 Trophee des Champions (2012-13)

2 Coupe de France (2011-12, 2008-09)

National Team honours


Bakary Kone has not won any trophy yet.


Biography

Bakary Kone (1.88 m (6 ft 2 in), 27th of April 1988 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso). He is a central defender who currently defends the Olympique Lyonnais side and the Burkina Faso national team. Nowadays, Olympique Lyonnais has the services of Bakary Kone up to 2015.

Bakary Kone spent his youth career at CFTPK Abidjan until 2004 when he joined the Burkinabe club √Čtoile Filante. Only one year took him in order to sign his first profession contract for √Čtoile Filante. After two years in Burkina Faso, Kone moved to France and signed a contract with EA Guingamp in July 2006.

During the first two years, Kone alternated the first and the second team of Guingamp until 2008, when the African player finally established at the first team. He made his debut for the French side on 11 May 207 against Tours FC in the Ligue 2. Kone'sstay at Guingamp was completely fruitful, he gained experience in Europe and won 1 Coupe de Francein the 08/09 season.

On 11 August 2011, Olympique Lyonnais bought the services of Bakary Kone. He signed a five-years deal for ?3.8 million transfer fee. During these years at Lyon, Kone has won 1 Coupe of France in 2011/2012 and 1 Trophee des Champions in 2012.

Also Bakary Kone plays for the Burkina Faso national team, having debutedfor the first time in 2010. Since he is in the national team, Kone has participated in 3 Africa Cup of Nations (2010, 2012 and 2013) reaching in the last one the final but finishing runners-up.

 

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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Bakary Kone's career

 

Club

YearCountryTeam
2015-16 France Olympique Lyonnais
2014-15 France Olympique Lyonnais
2013-14 France Olympique Lyonnais
2012-13 France Olympique Lyonnais
2011-12 France Olympique Lyonnais
2010-11 France EA Guingamp
2009-10 France EA Guingamp
2008-09 France EA Guingamp
2007-08 France EA Guingamp II
2007-08 France EA Guingamp
2006-07 France EA Guingamp II
2006-07 France EA Guingamp
2005-06 Burkina Faso Etoile Filante
2004-05 Burkina Faso Etoile Filante

National Team

YearCountryTeam
2013-14 Burkina Faso Burkina Faso