Adama Diakhaby

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Adama Diakhaby
Stade rennais vs USM Alger, July 16th 2016 - Adama Diakhaby 1.jpg
Diakhaby in 2016
Personal information
Full name Adama Salimou Diakhaby[1]
Date of birth (1996-07-05) 5 July 1996 (age 23)
Place of birth Ajaccio, France
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Left winger
Club information
Current team
Huddersfield Town
Number 11
Youth career
2003–2004 AJ Biguglia
2004 Saint-Étienne du Rouvray
2004–2005 AJ Biguglia
2005–2006 Saint-Étienne du Rouvray
2006–2009 CMS Oissel
2009–2015 SM Caen
2015–2016 Rennes
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013–2014 Caen B 18 (3)
2015–2017 Rennes B 15 (0)
2016–2017 Rennes 25 (4)
2017–2018 Monaco 22 (2)
2018– Huddersfield Town 26 (0)
National team
2017 France U21 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19:34, 7 June 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 September 2017

Adama Salimou Diakhaby (born 5 July 1996) is a French professional footballer who plays as a winger for the English Championship club Huddersfield Town.

Club career[edit]

Diakhaby made his Ligue 1 debut with Rennes on 14 August 2016 against OGC Nice, replacing Giovanni Sio after 70 minutes.[2] He scored his first Ligue 1 goal two weeks later away at Montpellier HSC to draw the game 1–1.

On 20 July 2018, Diakhaby joined Premier League club Huddersfield Town for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal with the option of an additional year.[3]

International career[edit]

Of Senegalese descent, Diakhaby is eligible to play for Senegal and France.[4]

Career Statistics[edit]

As of 10 September 2019[5]
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Caen B 2013–14 CFA 2 18 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 3
Rennes B 2015–16 CFA 2 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
2016–17 CFA 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Total 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0
Rennes 2016–17 Ligue 1 25 4 2 1 2 0 0 0 29 5
Monaco 2017–18 Ligue 1 22 2 0 0 3 1 5 0 25 3
Huddersfield Town 2018–19 Premier League 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 13 0
Huddersfield Town 2019–20 Championship 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Career total 97 9 3 1 5 1 5 0 110 11

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Players under Written Contract Registered Between 01/07/2018 and 31/07/2018" (PDF). The Football Association. p. 10. Retrieved 2 February 2019.
  2. ^ "OGC Nice 1 - 0 Rennes" (in French). Retrieved 14 August 2016.
  3. ^ "TRANSFER: ADAMA DIAKHABY ARRIVES FROM AS MONACO". Huddersfield Town. 20 July 2018. Retrieved 20 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Découverte (Rennes): Adama Diakhaby, une graine de champion". Galsenfoot (in French). 21 July 2016. Archived from the original on 2017-01-15. Retrieved 14 March 2017.
  5. ^ Adama Diakhaby at Soccerway

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