Fantamady Keita

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Fantamady Keita (born 25 September 1949) is a former Malian international footballer who was the leading scorer in the 1972 African Cup of Nations, scoring five goals as Mali reached the final.[1]

Keita began his playing career with AS Bamako, before he went on to spend three years (1972-1975) in France with Stade Rennais. He also had a spell with Philadelphia and later with AS Angoulême and FC Chaumont.[2]

In 2006, he was selected by CAF as one of the best 200 African football players of the last 50 years.[3]


  1. ^ Owsianski, Jaroslaw. "African Nations Cup 1972 (Final Tournament) - Goal Scorers". RSSSF. Retrieved 2009-07-08. 
  2. ^ "Footballeur: Fantamady Keita" (in French). Malijet. 2008-04-24. Archived from the original on 2009-06-29. Retrieved 2009-07-08. 
  3. ^ "Οι 200 κορυφαίοι Αφρικανοί". 25 October 2006.