Papé Diakité

Papé Abdoulaye Diakité (born 22 December 1992) is a Senegalese football defender who plays for Tampa Bay Rowdies in the USL Championship.

Papé Diakité
Personal information
Full name Papé Abdoulaye Diakité
Date of birth (1992-12-22) 22 December 1992
Place of birth Dakar, Senegal
Height 1.94 m (6 ft 4 12 in)
Playing position Centre back/defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
Tampa Bay Rowdies
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011 ASC HLM
2011–2012 Trenčín 8 (0)
2013–2015 Royal Antwerp 35 (0)
2014Oosterzonen (loan) 11 (0)
2016–2017 FC Edmonton 56 (3)
2018 Police Tero 0 (0)
2018– Tampa Bay Rowdies 45 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 October 2019

Club career

Trenčín

Diakité made his debut for AS Trenčín against MŠK Žilina on 24 November 2011.[1]

FC Edmonton

On 8 February 2016, Diakité signed for FC Edmonton in the North American Soccer League.[2] Diakité later revealed that he had offers in Romania and Bulgaria prior to signing with FC Edmonton, and originally was not going to sign with the club.[3] After a strong 2016 season, Diakité was named the NASL's Young Player of the Year for the 2016 season [4]

Career statistics

As of match played 29 October 2016[5]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League National Cup Continental Other Total
DivisionAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
Trenčín 2011–12 Fortuna Liga 800080
Royal Antwerp 2013–14 Belgian Second Division 10000100
2014–15 25020270
Total 35020----370
KFC Oosterzonen (loan) 2013–14 Belgian Third Division 11000110
FC Edmonton 2016 NASL 27320293
Career total 81340----853

References

  1. "Premiéra ako hrom, osemnásťročný Diakite to zvládol" (in Slovak). website ASTRENCIN.SK. 24 November 2011. Archived from the original on 19 July 2012. Retrieved 24 November 2011.
  2. "FC EDMONTON SOLIDIFIES DEFENCE WITH SIGNING OF PAPÉ DIAKITÉ". www.fcedmonton.com. FC Edmonton. 8 February 2016. Archived from the original on 15 February 2016. Retrieved 9 February 2016.
  3. Derek van Diest (29 April 2016). "FC Edmonton defender was unsure about Canada". Edmonton Journal.
  4. NASL staff (9 November 2016). "FC Edmonton Defender Pape Diakite Named 2016 Young Player Of The Year". NASL.com.
  5. "P.Diakité". uk.soccerway.com. Soccerway. Retrieved 9 February 2016.


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