Kalifa Coulibaly

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Kalifa Coulibaly
Kalifa Coulibaly.jpg
Coulibaly with Gent.
Personal information
Date of birth (1991-08-21) 21 August 1991 (age 29)
Place of birth Bamako, Mali
Height 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in)[1]
Position(s) Striker
Club information
Current team
Nantes
Number 7
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2011 Real Bamako
2011–2014 Paris Saint-Germain B 86 (30)
2014–2015 Charleroi 19 (3)
2015–2017 Gent 45 (7)
2017– Nantes 61 (13)
National team
2013– Mali 19 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23:56, 7 March 2020 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 11:27, 10 June 2020 (UTC)

Kalifa Coulibaly (born 21 August 1991) is a Malian professional footballer who plays for Ligue 1 club Nantes and the Mali national team, as a striker.

Club career[edit]

Born in Bamako, Coulibaly played club football for Real Bamako, Paris Saint-Germain B and Sporting Charleroi[1][2] before signing a four-year deal with Gent in June 2015.[3]

On 18 August 2017, FC Nantes announced the signing of Coulibaly on a five-year deal.[4]

International career[edit]

He made his international debut for Mali in 2013.[1] He was a member of the squad at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.[5]

Career statistics[edit]

International[edit]

As of 10 June 2020[1]
Mali
Year Apps Goals
2013 1 0
2014 3 0
2015 0 0
2016 2 0
2017 5 1
2018 1 0
2019 7 1
Total 20 2

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Mali's goal tally first.[1]
No Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 10 June 2017 Stade du 26 Mars, Bamako, Mali  Gabon 1–1 2–1 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualification
2. 23 March 2019  South Sudan 1–0 3–0

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Kalifa Coulibaly". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 10 February 2017.
  2. ^ Kalifa Coulibaly at Soccerway. Retrieved 10 February 2017.
  3. ^ "Coulibaly tekent bij AA Gent, Pollet maakt de omgekeerde beweging" (in Dutch). Sporza. 21 June 2015. Retrieved 10 February 2017.
  4. ^ "Kalifa Coulibaly (La Gantoise) à Nantes, c'est officiel". L'Équipe (in French). 18 August 2017. Retrieved 27 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Mali : 3 recalés, la liste des 23 pour la CAN" (in French). Afrik Foot. 4 January 2017. Retrieved 10 February 2017.