|Full name||Cédric Bakambu|
|Date of birth||11 April 1991|
|Place of birth||Vitry-sur-Seine, France|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 March 2012.
† Appearances (Goals).
Cédric Bakambu (born 11 April 1991 in Vitry-sur-Seine) is a French football player who currently plays for Ligue 1 club Sochaux. He operates primarily in the lead striker role. Bakambu is a French youth international and has represented his country at both under-18 and under-19 level. He was a part of the team that won the 2010 UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship on home soil. On 1 May 2010, Bakambu played in the 2010 Coupe Gambardella Final and scored a goal for his team at the Stade de France. Sochaux, however, lost the match 4–3 on penalties. Bakambu had previously scored a double in the team's semi-final victory.
Bakambu made his professional debut on 7 August 2010 in the team's opening league match against Arles-Avignon appearing as a substitute in a 2–1 win. The following month, he signed his first professional contract agreeing to a three-year deal with Sochaux until June 2013.
(Correct as of 13 December 2012)
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- "Les Rd-congolais Gakuta, Mavinga et Makambu rappelés à l’équipe de France U-19 pour le match amical contre Fc Paris". Digital Congo (in French). 21 April 2010. Retrieved 30 July 2010.
- "Rencontre avec... Cédric Bakambu : "mon objectif, la Ligue 1"". Top Mercato (in French). 13 July 2010. Retrieved 2 August 2010.
- "Sochaux v. Metz Match Report". French Football Federation (in French). 1 May 2010. Retrieved 2 August 2010.
- "Sochaux v. Arles-Avignon Match Report". French Football Federation (in French). 7 August 2010. Retrieved 7 August 2010.
- "Trois signatures professionnelles". FC Sochaux-Montbéliard (in French). 2 September 2010. Retrieved 2 September 2010.
- Cédric Bakambu club profile
- Cédric Bakambu French league stats at LFP.fr (French)
- Cédric Bakambu at L'Équipe Football (French)