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Famous Soccer Players from Burkina Faso

Updated June 14, 2019 12.2k views99 items

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 (19 July 1936 – 17 April 2010) was one of the first Burkinabé actors. He was...  more
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    Djakaridja Koné

    Djakaridja Koné (born 22 July 1986) is a Burkinabé former footballer who played as a defensive...  more
  • 3

    Abdou Razack Traoré

    Forward, Midfielder
    Abdou Razack Traoré (born 28 December 1988 in Abidjan) is an Ivorian-born Burkinabe...  more
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    Herve Xavier Zengue

    Herve Xavier Zengue or simply Xavier (born 22 January 1984 in Yaoundé) is a Cameroonian...  more
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    Aristide Bancé (born 19 September 1984) is a Burkinabé footballer, who plays as a striker for...  more
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    Jonathan Pitroipa

    Defender, Forward
    Beninwende Yann Jonathan Pitroipa (born 12 April 1986) is a Burkinabé professional footballer....  more
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    Abdul Moktar Dialo (born December 23, 1985, in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso) is a footballer....  more
  • 8

    Wilfried Sanou

    Forward, Midfielder
    Wilfried Sanou (born 16 March 1984) is a retired Burkinabé footballer who played as a winger...  more
  • 9

    Florent Rouamba

    Florent Rouamba (born 31 December 1986) is a Burkinabé professional footballer, who plays in...  more
  • 10

    Germain Sanou

    Moussa Germain Sanou (born 26 May 1992) is a Burkinabé international footballer who plays for...  more
  • 11

    Alain Traoré

    Forward, Midfielder
    Sibiri Alain Traoré (born 31 December 1988) is a Burkinabé footballer who plays as a striker...  more
  • 12

    Dieudonné Minoungou

    Dieudonné "Dieudo" Minoungou (born June 25, 1981 in Tenkodogo) is a Burkinabé football player...  more
  • 13

    Yahia Kébé

    Yahia Kébé (born 11 July 1985) is a Burkinabé football striker. He currently plays for...  more
  • 14

    Pan Pierre Koulibaly

    Pan Pierre Koulibaly (born 24 March 1986), commonly known as Pierre Koulibaly, is a Burkinabé...  more
  • 15

    Mahamoudou Kéré

    Defender, Midfielder
    Mahamoudou Kéré (born 2 January 1982, in Ouagadougou) is a Burkinabé football Central...  more
  • 16

    Issiaka Ouédraogo

    Issiaka Ouédraogo is a Burkinabé footballer who plays for Admira Wacker in the Austrian...  more
  • 17
    Abdoulaye Soulama (29 November 1979 – 27 October 2017) was a Burkinabé international...  more
  • 18

    Moumouni Dagano

    Beli Moumouni Dagano (born 1 January 1981) is a Burkinabé footballer who played as a striker....  more
  • 19

    Bakary Koné

    Bakary Koné (French pronunciation: ​[bakaʁi kɔne], born 27 April 1988) is a Burkinabé...  more
  • 20

    Paul Koulibaly

    Keba Paul Koulibaly is a Burkinabé football defender who plays for the Burkina Faso national...  more
  • 21

    Salif Nogo

    Salif Nogo (born 31 December 1986 in Ouagadougou) is a Burkinabé-French footballer who plays...  more
  • 22

    Charles Kaboré

    Charles Kaboré (born 9 February 1988) is a footballer from Burkina Faso playing as a defensive...  more
  • 23

    Ousmane Traoré

    Ousmane Traoré (born March 6, 1977 in Ouagadougou) is a Burkinabé footballer....  more
  • 24

    Adama Sawadogo

    Adama Sawadogo (born 20 January 1990) is a Burkinabé international footballer who plays for...  more
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    Henoc Conombo

    Henoc Conombo (born June 13, 1986) is a Burkinabé footballer who plays as a striker....  more