Monday, March 3, 2008

Better Know a Traore Part Deux

I would like to think that the Traores are kind of like the Flying Wallendas. But sadly, I think that they are not.

I got stuck with four of the more obscure Traores. This, however, won't stop me from presenting Part 2 of a 3 part series entitled "Better Know a Traore," with bits of knowledge found from the far reaches of the Internet!



Issiaka Traore
Nationality: Mali
Position: Goalkeeper
Born: March 2, 1980
Current Team: No clue
Noteworthy: Was sent off against Germany in the 41st World Military Football Championship in 2005.
Existing Video: nada


Mamary Traore
Nationality: Mali
Position: Defender
Born: April 29, 1980
Current Team: Unknown, but used to play for Grenoble Foot 38 (French Ligue 2) and Proodeftiki (Greek Third Division)
Noteworthy: Not so much
Existing Video: None


Ousmane Traore
Nationality: Burkina Faso
Position: Defender
Born: March 6, 1977
Current Team: Union Sportive Royenne (which play in something called the Championnat de France Amateurs 2 Group A, which is the fifth division in France)
Noteworthy: Nothing, really
Existing Video: Zip


Iya Traore
Nationality: Guinea
Position: Freestyle street performer!
Born: November 27, 1986
Current Team: Performs freestyle football professionally
Noteworthy: Has his own web page and once met Jacques Chirac!
Existing Video: Oh yeah!


4 comments:

The NY Kid said...

I call bullshit on Iya - he used his hands!

Rickey Henderson said...

The flying Walendas they are not. Rickey is disgusted.

The Fan's Attic said...

Mamary??? hahahhahahahhaha

Eladio said...

The capital of Burkina Faso is Ouagadougou.