Aboubakar with Valenciennes in 2010
Date of birth
January 22, 1992
Place of birth
1.84 m (6 ft
in) 1⁄ 2
Cotonsport Garoua 15
) [1 ]
) [2 ]
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 December 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).
Vincent Aboubakar (born 22 January 1992) is a Cameroonian international football player who currently plays for French club Lorient in [3 ] Ligue 1.
Yaoundé, Aboubakar began his career with Cotonsport Garoua. In the 2009–10 season, he was promoted to the club's senior team in the Elite One league. On 26 May 2010, Aboubakar signed with Valenciennes FC in France. He was assigned the number 9 shirt and made his debut in the club's opening league match of the season against [4 ] Nice appearing as a substitute. He scored his first goal and hat-trick against Boulogne in Coupe de la Ligue . [5 ]
International career [ edit ]
On 18 August 2009, Aboubakar was called up to the Cameroon national under-20 football team squad for the
Francophone Games in Beirut. In May 2010, he was named to the [6 ] Cameroon 23-man squad for the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Aboubakar was the only player in the squad that was based in Cameroon. [7 ] He made his debut in the [8 ] friendly match on 29 May 2010 against Slovakia. [9 ]
International goals [ edit ]
Career statistics [ edit ]
As of 19 December 2013
^ Includes Ligue 1, Ligue 2 and Championnat National.
^ Includes Coupe de France, Coupe de la Ligue and Trophée des champions.
^ Includes UEFA Champions League, UEFA Cup and UEFA Supercup
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