Christian Kouamé


Christian Michael Kouamé Kouakou (born 6 December 1997), known as Christian Kouamé, is an Ivorian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Serie A club Fiorentina.

Christian Kouamé
Personal information
Full name Christian Michael Kouamé Kouakou
Date of birth (1997-12-06) 6 December 1997 (age 23)
Place of birth Abidjan, Ivory Coast
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Position(s) Forward
Club information
Current team
Fiorentina
Number 11
Youth career
0000–2015 Prato
2014–2015Sassuolo (loan)
2016Internazionale (loan)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015–2017 Prato 13 (0)
2016–2017Cittadella (loan) 15 (2)
2017–2018 Cittadella 40 (11)
2018–2020 Genoa 49 (9)
2020Fiorentina (loan) 7 (1)
2020– Fiorentina 33 (1)
National team
2019– Ivory Coast U23 2 (0)
2019– Ivory Coast 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 08:39, 31 May 2021 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 October 2020

Club career


He made his professional debut in the Lega Pro for Prato on 6 September 2015 in a game against Pisa.[1]

On 13 July 2018, Kouamé signed with Serie A side Genoa.[2]

On 31 January 2020 he joined Fiorentina on loan with an obligation to buy.[3]

International career


Kouamé debuted for the Ivory Coast U23s in a pair of 2019 Africa U-23 Cup of Nations qualification matches in March 2019.[4][5] He was called-up for the final tournament in November 2019,[6] suffering a knee injury.[7]

He made his debut for the senior Ivory Coast national football team on 13 October 2019 in a friendly against DR Congo.[8]

Honors


Ivory Coast U23

Career statistics


As of match played 22 May 2021[10]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League National Cup Continental Other Total
DivisionAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
Prato 2015–16 Lega Pro 13020150
Cittadella (loan) 2016–17 Serie B 1520010162
Cittadella 2017–18 401141314713
Total 55134100416315
Genoa 2018–19 Serie A 38410394
2019–20 11510125
Total 499200000519
Fiorentina 2019–20 Serie A 710071
2020–21 33131362
Total 402310000433
Career total 15724112004117227

References