Momodou Ceesay

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Momodou Ceesay
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Personal information
Full name Momodou Ceesay
Date of birth (1988-12-24) 24 December 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth Banjul, Gambia
Height 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
FC Kairat
Number 21
Youth career
2006–2007 Wallidan
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2010 Westerlo 28 (0)
2010–2012 MŠK Žilina 58 (7)
2013– FC Kairat 41 (17)
National team
2005 Gambia U-17
2010– Gambia 11 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 June 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 16 June 2012

Momodou Ceesay (born 24 December 1988) is a Gambian football striker who currently plays for Kazakh club FC Kairat and the Gambia national football team.

Club career[edit]

Ceesay started his soccer career playing for his home town club of Kanifing United. Ceesay came to Žilina in summer 2010 signing half-year contract and he scored in his first the Corgoň Liga match on 31 July 2010. He expressively helped to promotion of Žilina to the 2010–11 UEFA Champions League, scoring three goals in the qualifying rounds.

International[edit]

He made his senior national team debut against Mexico on 30 May 2010. In his second international match he scored his first goal for Gambia against Namibia on 4 September 2010.[1]

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Gambia's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 4 September 2010 Independence Stadium, Bakau  Namibia
2–0
3–1
2012 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
2. 9 February 2011 Estádio do Restelo, Lisbon  Guinea-Bissau
1–0
1–3
Friendly
3. 10 August 2011 Independence Stadium, Bakau  DR Congo
3–0
3–0
Friendly
4. 29 February 2012 Independence Stadium, Bakau  Algeria
1–0
1–2
2013 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
5. 10 June 2012 Benjamin Mkapa National Stadium, Dar es Salaam  Tanzania
1–0
1–2
2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

MŠK Žilina

International[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gambia defeat Namibia in Gp F of Nations Cup qualifiers". BBC Sport (British Broadcasting Corporation). 5 September 2010. Retrieved 7 January 2012. 

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