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Diafra Sakho
Diafra Sakho at The Boleyn Ground, 2015.jpg
Sakho with West Ham United in 2015
Personal information
Full name Diafra Sakho
Date of birth 24 December 1989 (1989-12-24) (age 31)
Place of birth Guédiawaye, Senegal
Height 1.84 m
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current club Arta/Solar7
Youth career
2006–2007 Génération Foot
2007–2009 Metz
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2014 Metz 114 (44)
2012 Boulogne (loan) 7 (0)
2014–2018 West Ham United 62 (18)
2018–2020 Rennes 15 (2)
2018–2019 → Bursaspor (loan) 20 (3)
2020 Neuchâtel Xamax 8 (0)
2021– Arta/Solar7 0 (0)
National team
2014– Senegal 12 (2)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11:33, 19 August 2020 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 28 June 2018 (UTC)

Diafra Sakho (born 24 December 1989) is a Senegalese professional footballer who plays as a striker.

Sakho began his career in the lower divisions of French football, with Metz and on loan at Boulogne, before joining West Ham United in August 2014. Since May 2014, he has been a full international for the Senegal national team. He joined Rennes in January 2018 and was loaned to Bursaspor in August 2018.

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