Omar Kossoko

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Omar Kossoko
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Kossoko holding a Litex Lovech shirt
Personal information
Date of birth (1988-03-10) March 10, 1988 (age 29)
Place of birth Mantes-la-Jolie, France
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Forward / Winger
Club information
Current team
Botev Plovdiv
Number 20
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2011 Amiens 58 (12)
2011–2012 Auxerre 19 (0)
2013 Servette 9 (0)
2013–2014 CSKA Sofia 26 (5)
2014 Litex Lovech 8 (2)
2016 Mantes 7 (2)
2016– Botev Plovdiv 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 October 2016.

Omar Kossoko (born March 10, 1988 in Mantes-la-Jolie, Yvelines) is a French footballer who plays as a centre forward for Botev Plovdiv.


Kossoko began his career with FC Mantes.[1] In summer 2008 signed for Amiens SC.[2] On 29 May 2011 signed a three years contract for AJ Auxerre.[3]

On 15 February 2013, Kossoko joined Swiss Super League side Servette.[4]

On 28 July 2013, following a short trial period Kossoko signed for Bulgarian side CSKA Sofia on a one-year deal.[5]

In June 2014, Kossoko went on trial with Azerbaijan Premier League side Inter Baku,[6] but went on to sign a contract with Litex Lovech.[7]

Botev Plovdiv[edit]

On 29 September 2016, Kossoko joined Botev Plovdiv.[8] He made a debut 2 days later, on 1 October, during the 0-0 draw with his former club CSKA Sofia.[9]

On 16 October he scored a goal in the first minute and was sent off at the 65 minute during the tremendous 3-4 away win over Beroe Stara Zagora.[10][11][12]


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