Charles Kaboré

  • Date of birth : 09/02/1988
  • Position : Midfield
  • Country : France France
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Charles Kaboré

Charles Kaboré

Clubs: FC Libourne-Saint-Seurin, Olympique de Marseille

• A native of Burkina Faso, Kaboré played junior football locally before leaving ÉF Ouagadougou for French Ligue 2 club Libourne in 2006.

• A defensive midfielder capable of operating at right-back, he made 26 league appearances for Libourne before signing a five-year contract with Marseille in December 2007.

• Made his Ligue 1 debut on 19 January 2008 in a 3-1 home victory against Valenciennes FC; his UEFA Champions League debut − as a substitute − came nine months later in a 2-0 defeat by PSV Eindhoven.

• Enjoyed an impressive 2009/10 campaign, helping OM to the League Cup/Ligue 1 double; his 25 matches in the latter brought one goal – in a vital 2-1 win at home to title rivals Olympique Lyonnais.

• A Burkinabé international since 2006, he made his major tournament debut at the 2010 Africa Cup of Nations in Angola.

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General info

  • Name: Charles Kaboré
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 09/02/1988 (27)
  • Country: France
  • Squad number: 77
  • Club: Krasnodar ( RUS)

  • Height: 181cm
  • Weight: 75kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Europa League 2015/16

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (Round of 32)
    13/02/08: Marseille 3-0 Spartak Moskva

Career statistics

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
UEFA Europa League
Last updated: 06/11/2015 01:16 CET