Famous Senegalese Football Players

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 1 
Sadio Mané
(Footballer)

Sadio Mané
35
Birthdate: April 10, 1992
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sédhiou

Sadio Mané is one of the greatest Senegalese football players of all time. He is Senegal's fifth all-time top goal-scorer and was named African Footballer of the Year in 2020. One of Liverpool's key players, Sadio serves as an inspiration to youngsters as he succeeded as a footballer in spite of his father forbidding him from playing as a child.

 2 
Patrick Vieira
(Association football player, Association football manager)

Patrick Vieira
15
Birthdate: June 23, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dakar

Patrick Vieira is a football manager and former footballer. Vieira, who was an important member of the France national team, is currently serving as the manager of Crystal Palace Football Club which competes in the Premier League. Widely regarded as one of the best players of his time, Vieira helped his team win its first FIFA World Cup in 1998.

 3 
Patrice Evra
(Footballer - Left-back for France)

Patrice Evra
16
Birthdate: May 15, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dakar, Senegal
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 4 
Demba Ba
(Association football player)

Demba Ba
12
Birthdate: May 25, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sèvres

Demba Ba is a former professional footballer who played as a striker in several teams, including Chelsea, West Ham United, and Newcastle United. He started playing football as a child and made his first-team debut with the team Rouen in 2005. He has been associated with many clubs since turning professional. He has also played for the Senegal national team. 

 5 
Kalidou Koulibaly
(Footballer Centre-back)

Kalidou Koulibaly
5
Birthdate: June 20, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Saint-Dié-des-Vosges, France

Born to Senegalese parents in France, Kalidou Koulibaly initially played for France U20 and then captained the Senegal national team. He took Senegal to the finals of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. He has often opened up about racism, especially after once being called a “monkey” by a Florentina fan.

 6 
Bacary Sagna
(Football player)

Bacary Sagna
7
Birthdate: February 14, 1983
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sens, France

 7 
Papiss Cissé
(Footballer)

Papiss Cissé
9
Birthdate: June 3, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dakar
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 8 
Édouard Mendy
(Footballer goalkeeper)

Édouard Mendy
1
Birthdate: March 1, 1992
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Montivilliers, France

 9 
Cheikhou Kouyaté
(Footballer)

Cheikhou Kouyaté
6
Birthdate: December 21, 1989
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dakar

 10 
Mame Biram Diouf
(Senegalese footballer)

Mame Biram Diouf
9
Birthdate: December 16, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dakar

 11 
El Hadji Diouf
(Footballer)

El Hadji Diouf
9
Birthdate: January 15, 1981
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dakar

 12 
Keita Baldé Diao
(Football Forward, winger)

Keita Baldé Diao
7
Birthdate: March 8, 1995
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Arbúcies, Spain

 13 
Moussa Sow
(Association football player)

Moussa Sow
3
Birthdate: January 19, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mantes-la-Jolie

 14 
Ali Dia
(Senegalese footballer)

Ali Dia
11
Birthdate: August 20, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dakar, Senegal

 15 
Diafra Sakho
(Senegalese footballer)

Diafra Sakho
4
Birthdate: December 24, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Guédiawaye

 16 
Aliou Cissé
(Senegalese football coach)

Aliou Cissé
7
Birthdate: March 24, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ziguinchor, Senegal

 17 
Henri Saivet
(Footballer midfielder)

Henri Saivet
2
Birthdate: October 26, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dakar, Senegal

 18 
Henri Camara
(Senegalese footballer)

Henri Camara
2
Birthdate: May 10, 1977
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dakar

 19 
Oumar Niasse
(Senegalese footballer)

Oumar Niasse
8
Birthdate: April 18, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ouakam

 20 
Armand Traoré
(Association football player)

Armand Traoré
3
Birthdate: October 8, 1989
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris

 21 
Khouma Babacar
(Senegalese footballer)

Khouma Babacar
2
Birthdate: March 17, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Thiès, Senegal

 22 
Famara Diédhiou
(Senegalese footballer)

Famara Diédhiou
1
Birthdate: December 15, 1992
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint-Louis, Senegal

 23 
Dame N'Doye
(Football player)

Dame N'Doye
0
Birthdate: February 21, 1985
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Thiès, Senegal

 24 
Mamadou Niang
(Football player)

Mamadou Niang
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Birthdate: October 13, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Matam, Senegal

 25 
Alfred Gomis
(Football goalkeeper)

Alfred Gomis
2
Birthdate: September 5, 1993
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Ziguinchor, Senegal

 26 
Diomansy Kamara
(Association football player)

Diomansy Kamara
1
Birthdate: November 8, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paris

 27 
Ibourahima Baldé
(Footballer forward position)

Ibourahima Baldé
2
Birthdate: March 23, 1999
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Arbúcies, Spain

 28 
Mamadou Sylla
(Football Forward)

Mamadou Sylla
1
Birthdate: March 20, 1994
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kédougou, Senegal