Faty Papy

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Faty Papy
Personal information
Full name Faty Papy
Date of birth (1990-09-18) 18 September 1990 (age 26)
Place of birth Bujumbura, Burundi
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Bidvest Wits
Number 17
Youth career
2001–2006 AS Inter Star
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2008 AS Inter Star 23 (4)
2008–2011 Trabzonspor 0 (0)
2009–2010 MVV (loan) 17 (4)
2011–2012 APR FC ? (?)
2012– Bidvest Wits 76 (9)
National team
2008– Burundi 21 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 November 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 November 2016

Faty Papy (born 18 September 1990 in Bujumbura) is a Burundian professional association football player who currently plays for Bidvest Wits in the South African Premier Soccer League. He also plays with the Burundi national football team.

Career[edit]

Papy signed on 25 December 2008 for Trabzonspor, coming from AS Inter Star a football club based in Bujumbura.[1]

Sports magazine Goal.com suggested Papy as one of the 10 African Players to Watch in 2009.[2]

On 24 June 2009 Papy was loaned out to MVV.[3] On 5 January 2011 Trabzonspor released the Burundian midfielder by mutual consent making him a free agent.[4]

International career[edit]

Papy represents the Burundi national football team;[5] he made his debut on the first of June in 2008 in a game against the Seychelles national football team.[6]

International goals[edit]

Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 26 March 2011 Stade Amahoro, Kigali  Rwanda 1–1 1–3 2012 Africa Cup of Nations qualification
2 4 September 2011 Stade Prince Louis Rwagasore, Bujumbura  Benin 1–1 1–1 2012 Africa Cup of Nations qualification

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Trabzonspor, 15 yaşında Burundi Milli Takımında oynayan genç yıldızın işini bitirdi". Gunebakis.com.tr. Retrieved 2010-05-07. 
  2. ^ Africa (2008-12-31). "Feature: Ten African Players To Watch In 2009". Goal.com. Retrieved 2010-05-07. 
  3. ^ "An Maastricht ausgeliehener 18-jähriger Faty Papy überzeugt". Gazetefutbol.com. Retrieved 2010-05-07. [permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "Faty Papy'nin sözleşmesi feshedildi". Trabzonspor.org.tr. 2011-01-05. Retrieved 2011-01-05. 
  5. ^ "Faty Papy". National Football Teams. Retrieved 2010-05-07. 
  6. ^ "Fifa Profile". Fifa.com. Retrieved 2010-05-07. 

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