Soccer Famous Soccer Players from Burkina Faso

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List of the best soccer players from Burkina Faso. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Burkina Faso, along with photos when available. This list of best Burkina Faso soccer players is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous Burkina Faso soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

This list includes Germain Sanou, Wilfried Sanou and more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Burkina Faso footballers?" and "Who is the greatest Burkina Faso soccer player of all time?"

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Burkina Faso in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Burkina Faso soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.

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Sotigui Kouyaté was one of the first Burkinabé actors. He was the father of film director Dani Kouyaté and was a member of the Mandinka ethnic group. Members of ...more

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Djakaridja Koné Midfielder Djakaridja Koné is an Ivorian born, Burkinabé footballer currently under contract with Evian, in Ligue 1.

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Forward, Midfielder Abdou Razack Traoré is an Ivorian-born Burkinabe footballer, who plays for Karabükspor.

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Herve Xavier Zengue Defender Herve Xavier Zengue or simply Xavier is a Cameroonian football player who last played for FC Terek Grozny. He holds Burkinabe citizenship as he is married to a Burkinabe women. His participation ...more

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Forward Aristide Bancé is a Burkinabé footballer who plays as a striker for FC Irtysh Pavlodar.

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Jonathan Pitroipa Defender, Forward, Midfielder Beninwende Yann Jonathan Pitroipa is a Burkinabé footballer. He plays as a winger for Al Jazira in UAE Pro-League, whom he joined from French club Stade Rennais in the summer of 2014. At ...more

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Forward Abdul Moktar Dialo is a footballer.

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Wilfried Sanou Forward, Midfielder Wilfried Sanou is a Burkinabé footballer.

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Florent Rouamba Midfielder Florent Rouamba is a Burkinabé professional footballer, who currently plays in France for CA Bastia.

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Germain Sanou Goalkeeper Germain Sanou is a Burkinabé international footballer who plays for French team Saint-Étienne B, as a goalkeeper.

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Alain Traoré Forward, Midfielder Sibiri Alain Traoré commonly known as Alain Traoré, is a Burkinabé footballer who mainly plays as a striker for AS Monaco, on loan from FC Lorient, and the Burkina Faso ...more

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Dieudonné Minoungou Forward Dieudonné "Dieudo" Minoungou is a Burkinabé football player who, as of 2008, was playing for F.C. Ryūkyū.

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Yahia Kébé Forward Yahia Kébé is a Burkinabé football striker. He currently plays for Raja Club Athletic.

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Pan Pierre Koulibaly Forward Pan Pierre Koulibaly is a Burkinabé football striker, and currently plays for Belgian club Montegnée. He is a member of the Burkina Faso national football team. Koulibaly began his ...more

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Mahamoudou Kéré Defender, Midfielder Mahamoudou Kéré is a Burkinabé football Central defender. He currently plays for Belgian side RWDM Brussels.

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Issiaka Ouédraogo Forward Issiaka Ouédraogo is a Burkinabé footballer who plays for Admira Wacker in the Austrian Bundesliga.

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Goalkeeper Abdoulaye Soulama is a Burkinabé football player who currently plays for Hearts of Oak SC.

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Moumouni Dagano Forward Beli Moumouni Dagano is a Burkinabé footballer. He currently plays for Al-Sailiya Sport Club in Qatar.

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Bakary Koné Defender Bakary Koné is a Burkinabé footballer who plays as a central defender for French club Lyon.

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Paul Koulibaly Defender Keba Paul Koulibaly is a Burkinabé football defender who plays for the Burkina Faso national football team. He plays as a centre back or a left back. He currently plays for ENPPI Club in

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Salif Nogo Defender Salif Nogo is a Burkinabé-French footballer. He is currently playing for CSM Metalul Reșița. His starting position is defender.

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Charles Kaboré Midfielder Charles Kaboré is a footballer from Burkina Faso playing for Kuban Krasnodar in the Russian Premier League.

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Ousmane Traoré Defender Ousmane Traoré is a Burkinabé footballer.

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Adama Sawadogo Goalkeeper Adama Sawadogo is a Burkinabé international footballer who plays in Gabon for Missile FC, as a goalkeeper.

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Henoc Conombo Forward Henoc Conombo is a Burkinabé footballer, who is currently playing for SO Chambéry Foot.

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Issouf Ouattara Forward Issouf Ouattara is a Burkinabé professional footballer who plays as a forward.

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Ibrahim Gnanou Defender Ibrahim Gnanou is a Burkinabé football defender. Although primarily a centre back, he is also able to play full back on either side. Gnanou currently plays for Gabonese side CF Mounana.

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John Pelu Forward John Pelu is a Burkinabé-born Swedish professional footballer who currently plays for Strindheim.

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Hamadou Derra Midfielder Hamadou Derra is a Burkinabé professional footballer. He currently plays as a midfielder for Rail Club du Kadiogo.

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Wilfried Balima Midfielder Wilfried Bendjamin Balima is a Burkinabé international footballer playing for Moldovan National Division club Sheriff Tiraspol as a right defender.

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Daouda Compaoré Goalkeeper Daouda Compaoré is a Burkinabé football player who currently plays for ASFA Yennega as a goalkeeper.

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Hamado Ouedraogo Midfielder Hamado Kassi Ouédraogo is a footballer from Burkina Faso, who last played for US Orléans in the French Championnat National.

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Daouda Diakité Goalkeeper Daouda Diakité is a Burkinabé football goalkeeper. He is currently without a team, having most recently played for Lierse S.K. in Belgium. Diakité capped with the Burkina ...more

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Romeo Kambou Forward Romeo Kambou is a Burkinabé international footballer, who last played as striker for Sarawak FA. He previously played for clubs in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar as well as in Burkina

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Saïdou Panandétiguiri Defender Saïdou Madi Panandétiguiri is a Burkinabé footballer who currently plays for Pune F.C. in the Indian Super League.

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Prejuce Nakoulma Forward Préjuce Niguimbe Nakoulma is a Burkinabé footballer, who plays as a striker for Mersin İdman Yurdu and the Burkina Faso national team.

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Abdoul Nikiema Defender

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Bertrand Traoré Midfielder Bertrand Isidore Traoré is a Burkinabé footballer who plays for Eredivisie club Vitesse on loan from Chelsea and the Burkina Faso national team as an attacking midfielder.

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Koh Traoré Forward Koh Traoré is a Burkinabé-born Mali football striker who plays for EGS Gafsa in the Tunisian Ligue Professionnelle 1.

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Narcisse Yaméogo Forward, Midfielder Narcisse Yaméogo is a retired Burkinabé footballer.

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Seydou Traoré Forward Seydou Traoré is a former Burkinabé footballer.

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Moïse Bambara Midfielder Moïse Bambara is a Burkinabé footballer.

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Mamadou Tall Defender Mamadou Tall is a Burkinabé Football player who is currently Free agent. He was part of the Burkinabé 2002 African Nations Cup team, who finished bottom of group B in the first ...more

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Tanguy Barro Tanguy Sie Herman Barro is a Burkinabé international football player. He has previously played for the French club Besançon RC on loan and the Belgian teams Racing Waregem and ...more

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Ismaël Koudou Ismaël Koudou is a retired Burkinabé football striker.

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Ousmane Sanou Ousmane Sanou is a retired Burkinabé football player. He made his debut in professional football for Willem II Tilburg, on August 28, 1996 replacing Geoffrey Prommayon in the second half ...more

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Boubacar Kébé Forward Boubacar Djeidy Kébé is a Burkinabé-Malian footballer, he currently plays for Al-Hilal in Sudan Premier League. He also holds French citizenship.

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Boureima Galman Midfielder Boureima Galman is an Ivorian footballer. He currently plays for Racing Club de Bobo.

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Amadou Coulibaly Defender Amadou Tinder Coulibaly is a Burkinabé football player who currently plays as a right back.

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Hervé Oussalé Hervé Oussalé is a Burkinabé football player who is currently unattached.