Mohammed Mbye

Mohammed Mbye (born June 18, 1989 in Banjul) is a Gambian football defender who currently plays for Mjällby AIF.

Mohammed Mbye
Personal information
Full name Mohammed Mbye
Date of birth (1989-06-18) 18 June 1989
Place of birth Banjul, Gambia
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Midfielder or Defender
Club information
Current team
Mjällby AIF
2001–2006 Hammarby Talang
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006 Hammarby IF 6 (0)
2007–2008 Rennes B 5 (0)
2009–2013 Assyriska FF 89 (2)
2013–2015 Elverum Fotball 40 (8)
2015–2017 Kristianstad FC 46 (0)
2017– Mjällby AIF 48 (2)
National team
2008–2009 Gambia U-20 3 (1)
2010–2011 Gambia 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 13:08, 6 June 2018 (UTC)

Early life

Mbye was born in Gambia and came to Sweden with his family at the age of eleven in 2001.


Mbye began his career with Hammarby IF,[1] when he moved to Sweden in 2001 to join the children's section of Hammarby Talang FF, the farm team of Hammarby IF. He moved in July 2007 to Stade Rennais F.C., where he played five games in the reserves and scored one goal and was the captain. In July 2008 he moved from [[Stade Rennais F.C] to join Assyriska FF [2] On 21 December 2008 he joined Assyriska Föreningen,[3][4] signing a three-year contract which runs until 31 December 2012.[5]

International career

Mbye presented his homeland Gambia on under 20 side, he played his first game on 21 June 2009.



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