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List of famous athletes from Benin, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Benin has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Benin athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Benin and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Benin then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

Items here include everything from Patrice Djokoué to Stéphane Sessègnon.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Benin athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Benin?"

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Benin in order to get more information about each one.

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Mouritala Ogunbiyi En Avant Guingamp Mouritala Ogunbiyi is a Nigeria-born, Beninese football midfielder. He currently plays in France for Nîmes Olympique. Ogunbiyi was part of the Beninese 2004 African Nations Cup team, who ...more

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Razak Omotoyossi Al-Nasr Razak Omotoyossi is a Nigerian-born Beninese footballer who plays for Kahramanmaraşspor and also for the Benin national football team. Omotoyossi who plays as a striker, has played in Nigeria, ...more

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Alain Gaspoz ES FC Malley Alain Gaspoz is a Swiss-Beninese football player who, is playing for FC Bagnes.

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Bello Babatounde MŠK Žilina Babatounde Issiaka Bello is a Nigerian born Beninese football midfielder who currently plays for Synot liga club FC Vysočina Jihlava.

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Moussoro Kabirou Kabirou Moussoro Moubang is a former Cameroon-born, Beninese football player.

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Jonas Okétola Thanda Royal Zulu Jonas Okétola is a Nigeria-Beninese former footballer. He last played for Thanda Royal Zulu.

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Stéphane Sessègnon Benin national football team Stéphane Sessègnon is a Beninese footballer who plays for English club West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League. He is a Benin international having starred for the nation at both ...more

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Yoann Djidonou FC Libourne-Saint-Seurin Yoann Djidonou is a Beninese international footballer who plays For French club FC Mulhouse, as a goalkeeper.

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Romuald Boco Sligo Rovers F.C. Romuald Boco is a footballer who plays as a Midfielder for Bharat FC in the Indian I-League. He has played in the Football League for Accrington Stanley and Burton Albion. Boco has represented ...more

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Nouhoum Kobéna Benin national football team Nouihoum Kobenan is a Beninese international football player who currently plays in for Kotkan Työväen Palloilijat in Finland.

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Jocelyn Ahouéya AS Beauvais Oise Jocelyn Ahouéya is a Beninese footballer. He currently plays for AS Beauvais Oise.

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Djiman Koukou CF Os Belenenses Djiman Waidi Koukou is a Beninese footballer who plays for Chamois Niortais F.C. in Ligue 2, as a midfielder.

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Salomon Wisdom FC ViOn Zlaté Moravce Michel Wisdom Salomon Aka is a Beninese international football player.

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Khaled Adénon Benin national football team Abdoul Khaled Akiola Adénon is a Beninese football defender who currently plays for Vendée Luçon Football in National .

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Maxime Agueh FC Gueugnon Maxime Agueh is a French-Beninese football player who, is playing for FC Gueugnon.

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Abou Maiga Al-Kharitiyath Sports Club Abou Gariga Maiga is a footballer from Benin. He plays for Al-Mesaimeer.

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Anicet Adjamossi US Créteil-Lusitanos Anicet Kayodé Adjamossi is a Beninese football player who is currently playing for Mogas 90 FC.

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Damien Chrysostome Denizlispor Damien Koffi Anderson Chrysostome is a Beninese international footballer.

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Christian Akande Kotchoni Kartalspor Christian Akande Kotchoni is a Beninese international football player who currently plays for Requins de l'Atlantique FC.

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Abdoulaye Ouzérou Al Madina Tripoli Abdoulaye Ouzérou is a Beninese international football player who currently plays for Buffles du Borgou FC.

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Patrice Djokoué Requins de l'Atlantique FC Patrice Djokoue is a Beninese international football player who currently plays in Benin for Requins.

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Seidath Konabe Tchomogo East Riffa Club Séïdath Konabe Tchomogo commonly known as Séïdath Tchomogo is a Beninese footballer who plays for Al-Suwaiq in the Omantel Professional League.

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Safradine Traoré Buffles du Borgou FC Safradine Traoré is a Beninese international football player who currently plays for Buffles FC.

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Daniel Gbaguidi AS Saint-Priest Daniel Gbaguidi is a Beninese international football player. Currently, he plays in the Championnat de France amateur for FC Mulhouse.

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Oscar Olou SO Romorantin Oscar Olou is a Beninese international footballer who plays for French club Romorantin as a midfielder.

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Dinalo Adigo FC Schönberg 95 Dinalo Christiano Adigo is a former Beninese football player who works now as Head Coach by FC Schönberg 95.

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Junior Salomon Salomon Junior is a Beninese football player who currently plays for Bayelsa United.

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Mathieu Adeniyi La Vitréenne FC Mathieu Adeniyi is a Beninense football player who plays for OC Cesson in France. His name "Adeniyi" means "The Crown is Precious" in the Yoruba language

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Aziz Balagoun K.M.S.K. Deinze Aziz Balagoun is a Beninese international footballer. He currently plays in Belgium for K.M.S.K. Deinze.

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Félicien Singbo Félicien Houenou Singbo is a Beninois football player who plays for the Benin national football team. In 2003, he received a French passport.

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Bio Aï Traoré Bio Aï Traoré is a Beninese international football player who currently plays in Benin for Panthères FC.

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Tony Toklomety MŠK Žilina Tony Toklomety is a Beninese football player who plays for Enyimba International F.C..

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Florent Raimy Florent Raimy is a Beninese professional footballer currently playing for Maltese Premier League side Mosta, where he plays as a midfielder.

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Jean-Marc Adjovi-Bocco Jean-Marc Adjovi-Bocco is a former Beninese football player. Bocco captained the Benin national football team, until he retired from international football in the summer of 1997. He is famous in ...more

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Valère Amoussou Valère Amoussou is a Beninese football player who, is currently playing for AS Porto-Novo.

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Noël Séka FC Fyn Arnaud Noël Séka is a Beninese international football player who plays professionally in Oman for Al-Nasr as a defender. He formerly played for Requins in Benin, US ...more

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Oumar Tchomogo Oumar Tchomogo is a Beninese footballer who plays as a forward for Rhône-Alpes Honneur Regional Ligue side Union Montilienne Sportive Football.

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Rodrigue Akpakoun Rodrigue Akpakoun is a former Beninese football player.

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Laurent D'Jaffo Laurent Mayaba D'Jaffo is a retired Beninese football player. D'Jaffo was born in France but moved to Africa at the two years old. He moved back to France when he was fourteen where he signed ...more

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Achille Rouga Abdoul Rachid Achille Rouga is a Beninese international footballer who plays for Avrankou Omnisport FC.

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Arnaud Séka Sylvestre Arnaud Séka is a Beninese football player who currently plays in Benin for Tonnerre d'Abomey FC.

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Sosthène Soglo Sosthène Soglo is a Beninese football player who currently plays in Benin for Energie Sports FC.

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Angueran Edjekpan Mathieu Enguérand Edjekpan Guerin is a Beninese international football player who currently plays in Italy for Mesagne.

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Moussa Latoundji Moussa Latoundji is a Beninese footballer.

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Rachad Chitou Rachad Chitou is a Beninese footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Wikki Tourists.

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Wassiou Oladipupo Wassiou Okalawom Oladipupo is a Beninese footballer who currently plays for Feni SC.

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Mouftaou Adou Mouftaou Adoun is a Beninese football player who currently plays in Benin for Port Autonome.

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Fabienne Feraez Fabienne Feraez is a Beninese sprinter who specializes in the 200 metres. She switched nationality from her native France on August 12, 2003.

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Samuel Emmanuel Suka Samuel Emmanuel Suka is a retired Beninese football player who last plays for Liberty Professionals.

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Sylvain Remy Sylvain Remy is a former Beninese football player, who last played for Clermont.