Gary Coulibaly

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Gary Coulibaly
Personal information
Date of birth (1986-03-30) 30 March 1986 (age 29)[1]
Place of birth Bastia, France
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)[2]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Ajaccio
Number 8
Youth career
0000–2004 Bastia
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2008 Bastia 32 (0)
2008–2011 Istres 74 (5)
2011–2014 Monaco 48 (1)
2014 Laval 13 (0)
2014– Ajaccio 21 (0)
National team
2007–2008 France U20 6 (0)
2009– Corsica 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 28 April 2015.
† Appearances (Goals).

Gary Coulibaly (born 30 March 1986) is a footballer who plays as a midfielder. He currently plays in Ligue 2 for AC Ajaccio. He represented France at under-20 level.

Career[edit]

Born in Bastia, Coulibaly began his career with SC Bastia and made 35 league appearances in four seasons with the club, one of them being in Ligue 1.[1] He moved to Istres in July 2008 and helped the club gain promotion to Ligue 2 as National champions in his first season.[1] Two years later, Coulibaly was transferred to Monaco, having scored 6 goals in 107 games for Istres.[1][2]

In January 2014, he was released by Monaco, having played no games for the club in almost a year.[3] A few days later, he signed a six months contract with Laval.[4]

Six months later, Coulibaly came back to his native island, joining Ligue 2 side AC Ajaccio.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Gary Coulibaly". L'Équipe (in French). Retrieved 10 January 2007. 
  2. ^ a b "Gary Coulibaly". Soccerway. Global Sports Media. Retrieved 15 March 2012. 
  3. ^ "Résiliation de contrat pour Gary Coulibaly" [Contract terminated for Coulibaly] (in French). asm-fc.com. 18 January 2014. Retrieved 18 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Gary Coulibaly s'engage avec Laval" [Gary Coulibaly signs with Laval] (in French). stade-lavallois.com. 31 January 2014. Retrieved 14 February 2014. 
  5. ^ "Un international Corse à l'ACA" (in French). ac-ajaccio.com. 21 August 2014. Retrieved 21 August 2014. 

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