Vincent Bossou

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Vincent Bossou
Personal information
Full nameVincent Bossou
Date of birth (1986-02-07) 7 February 1986 (age 35)
Place of birth Kara, Togo
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
Position(s) Centre-back
Club information
Current team
Pattani FC
Number 9
Youth career
1997–2006 Maranatha F.C.
Senior career*
2006–2009 Maranatha F.C. 77 (5)
2010 ES Sahel 3 (0)
2010–2011 Maranatha F.C. 23 (3)
2011–2012 Navibank Sài Gòn 35 (1)
2013 Becamex Bình Dương 2 (0)
2013 TDC Bình Dương 17 (0)
2014 An Giang 21 (0)
2015 Goyang Hi FC 0 (0)
2015–2018 Young Africans Sports Club 76 (3)
2019– Pattani FC 45 (2)
National team
2007– Togo 27 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 March 2017

Vincent Bossou (born 7 February 1986) is a Togolese footballer who plays for Thai League 3 club Pattani FC as a centre-back. He is widely regarded as one of the best defenders of his generation, and as one of the greatest defenders of all time.



Born in Kara, Togo, Bossou began his career by Maranatha F.C. [1] and joined on 15 January 2010 to Étoile Sportive du Sahel who signed a two-year contract. [2] His contract with Étoile Sportive du Sahel was terminated after only three months and Bossou returned to Maranatha F.C. on 18 March 2010. [3]

In May 2011, he moved to Vietnam and signed a contract with Navibank Saigon F.C.

In 2019, he moved to Pattani, Thailand and signed a contact with Pattani FC

International career

Bossou was part of the Togolese squad for the 2010 African Cup of Nations which withdrew prior to playing a match due to the Togo national football team attack. [4]

International goals

Scores and results list Togo's goal tally first. [5]
1.4 September 2016 Stade de Kégué, Lomé, Togo Flag of Djibouti.svg  Djibouti 1–05–0 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualification

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  2. "Vincent Bossou s'engage avec l'Etoile". Archived from the original on 27 August 2012. Retrieved 30 August 2011.
  3. Vincent Bossou, victime d’une guerre entre agents
  4. 2010 African Cup of Nations - Vincent Bossou Player Profile - MTN Football
  5. "Bossou, Vincent". National Football Teams. Retrieved 5 March 2017.

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