|Date of birth||February 25, 1976|
|Place of birth||Créteil, France|
|Height||1.94 m (6 ft 4 in)|
|2007–2008||→ Auxerre (loan)||25||(1)|
|2016–||Maccabi Créteil FC|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 August 2014.
Sammy Traoré (born 25 February 1976 in Créteil) is a French and Malian football manager, as a player his preferred position was a defender. He made good use of the stepover technique, rarely seen in defenders, to maintain possession and also start attacking moves.
Traore was a regular and successful member of the Mali national team between 2001 and 2008.
In July 2016, Traoré, a muslim, was appointed as manager of the Jewish-supported Maccabi Créteil FC based in Paris.
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