||Patou Kabangu Mulota
|Date of birth
31 December 1985 |
|Place of birth
||1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
||Attacking midfielder / Right winger
||Al Ahli Doha
||SM Sanga Balende
||→ Anderlecht (loan)
||Al Ahli Doha
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12:50, 30 June 2013 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 12:50, 30 June 2013 (UTC)
Mulota Patou "Papy" Kabangu (born on 31 December 1985) is a Congolese football midfielder who plays for Al Ahli in the Qatar Stars League and DR Congo national football team.
Kabangu was born in Mbuji-Mayi and made his debut for the local football club SM Sanga Balende.In 2007 the fast right winger moved to the Congolese club TP Mazembe. The team won the Congolese championship in 2009. In 2010 TP Mazembe won the final of the CAF Champions League, and qualified for the FIFA Club World Cup. On December 14, 2010 he scored the first goal of the semifinal of 2010 FIFA Club World Cup, where his former club TP Mazembe beat the Brazilian team Sport Club Internacional 2-0. TP Mazembe was the first team not from Europe or South America to play in the FIFA Club World Cup Final.
In January 2012 he signed for Belgian team Anderlecht, but although he made several substitute appearances and scored a goal, he was released following the 2011-12 season.
On 30 June 2013, Kabangu joined Qatar Stars League side Al Ahli on a three-year deal.