Arthur Kocou

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Arthur Kocou
Personal information
Full name Valéry Pierre Arthur Kocou
Date of birth (1983-12-21) 21 December 1983 (age 33)
Place of birth Côte d'Ivoire
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Stade Tunisien
Number 13
Youth career
–2002 Stella Club d'Adjamé
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2004 Stella Club d'Adjamé
2004–2008 ASEC Mimosas
2009– Stade Tunisien
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 January 2009.

Valéry Arthur Kocou (born 21 December 1983) is an Ivorian football midfielder who plays for Stade Tunisien.


Kocou began his career with Stella Club d'Adjamé and joined ASEC Mimosas in January 2004.[1][2] He played a role in ASEC's success in the 2006, 2007 and 2008 CAF Champions League.[3][4] On 18 January 2009, Kocou left the team[5] and joined to Stade Tunisien, where he signed a contract that runs until 30 June 2012.[6]


Kocou is one of the midfielders who enjoys more abOut 50 percent of the club’s games. His physicality, ball-winning and passing techniques are very important for the club, his individual and collective spirit are laudable attributes.


  1. ^ "Arthur Kocou". MTN Football. Archived from the original on 15 November 2008. Retrieved 2008-12-18. 
  2. ^ "Arthur Kocou Valéry (Milieu de terrain de l'ASEC Mimosas)". ASEC Mimosas. Retrieved 2008-12-18. [permanent dead link]
  3. ^ "Asec thrash Pirates to progress". BBC Sport. 2006-09-10. Retrieved 2008-12-28. 
  4. ^ "Asec's Route to Group Stages". MTN Football. Retrieved 2008-12-18. [permanent dead link]
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-08-15. Retrieved 2009-01-19. 
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