Player Profile

Hamed Junior Traore

Hamed Junior Traore

22 Midfielder

Nationality :Ivory Coast
Date Of Birth :February 16, 2000
Height :184 cm
Weight :77 kg

Hamed Junior Traore (born 16 February 2000) is an Ivorian professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Premier League club AFC Bournemouth and the Ivory Coast national team.

QUICK FACTS

Full nameHamed Traorè
Date of birth16 February 2000 (age 23)
Place of birthAbidjan, Ivory Coast
Height1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s)Attacking midfielder

Hamed Junior Traore Biography, EarlyLife

Hamed Junior Traore’s current age is 23. He was born on 16 February 2000, in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. 

Hamed Traore claims to be the brother of Sunderland’s Amad Diallo who is set to join Bournemouth.

Hamed Junior Traore Education

His educational history is not published because he has not yet given it to the public. However, this detailed information is currently being reviewed and will be updated soon.

Hamed Junior Traore’s Height, And Weight

He is 6 feet 1 inches tall, according to his body measurements. He also weighs roughly 77 kg.

He is a fitness fanatic who takes great care of his body. He has a healthy body overall. His hair is black. He has dark brown eyes. He doesn’t appear to want tattoos on his body, but if his mind changes, he could ink himself.

Career

Empoli

Traorè made his Serie B debut for Empoli on 8 October 2017 in a game against Foggia. On 26 August 2018, he made his debut in Serie A in the defeat against Genoa, substituting Zajc in the 85th minute.

On 15 January 2019, Fiorentina agreed on a deal to sign Traorè with him remaining on loan at Empoli for the remainder of the season. However, at the end of the season, Empoli chairman Fabrizio Corsi announced the deal had fallen through.

Sassuolo

On 12 July 2019, Traorè joined Sassuolo on a two-year loan with an option to buy.

Bournemouth

On 31 January 2023, Traorè joined Premier League team Bournemouth. The deal is structured as an initial loan with a subsequent permanent transfer and a five-year contract. On 16 May, Bournemouth announced Traoré had officially joined on a transfer, following a mandatory obligation to buy at the end of the 2022/23 season. 

International career

Traorè debuted for the Ivory Coast U23s in a pair of 2019 Africa U-23 Cup of Nations qualification matches in March 2019.

He made his debut for the Ivory Coast national team on 6 September 2021 in a World Cup qualifier against Cameroon, a 2–1 home victory. He substituted Jérémie Boga in the 69th minute.

Debut

Encouragement for EPL debut Traore made three crosses (two of which were accurate) in Saturday’s 1-0 loss against Brighton.

Currently Playing

He is currently playing for AFC Bournemouth.

Hamed Junior Traore’s Net Worth

In June 2024, the offensive midfielder signed a deal with Sassuolo worth 1.1 euros (933 thousand Pounds) per year. We analyzed the math and determined that he earned () per day and () each hour!

The 21-year-old Ivorian attacker began his professional career in Italy with Empoli of Seria B. He moved on loan to Sassuolo in 2019 before making the move permanent in the summer of 2021. His net worth is around €1,000,000 (£850,000.

Transfer value

His market value is approximately €20,000,000 (£17,300,000).

Hamed Junior Traore’s Wife, Marriage, Children

The 21-year-old made his national team debut against archrival Cameroon in a FIFA World Cup qualifier. The Elephants won 2-1 in a fiesta match, giving the young guy a night he will never forget.

The Parma public prosecutor’s office initiated an inquiry into football player trafficking in July 2020. Hamed Mamadou Traorè, a distant relative of Hamed and his supposed brother Amad Diallo, was among those implicated. He was suspected of acting as their father to aid their immigration to Italy. The probe also called into doubt Hamed and Amad’s connection.

Traorè was found guilty of breaking the Italian Sports Justice Code by joining the football club “ASD Boca Barco” in 2015 under the name “Hamed Junior Traorè” on February 10, 2021. He was charged with forging paperwork to pretend to be in a relationship with Hamed Mamadou Traorè, an Ivorian citizen living in Italy and to seek family reunification. Traorè requested a plea bargain, and the Federal Prosecutor’s Office imposed a €48,000 fine.

Hamed Junior Traore Awards

Hamed Junior Traorè has won 1 title so far in their career.

Serie B

Winner 1x 2017/2018

Africa U23 Cup of Nations

2nd Place 1x 2019

FAQ

What is the market value of Hamed Junior Traore?

His market value is 1.1 euros.

What is the height of Hamed Junior Traore?

His height is 6 feet 1 inches.

What is the age of Hamed Junior Traore?

His age is 23 years as of 2023.

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