Ibrahima Traoré

Squad No. 16
Date of Birth April 21, 1988
Age 33
Height 171cm
Team
Position Midfielder
Birthplace Villepinte
Previous Clubs VfB Stuttgart

Ibrahima Traoré (born 21 April 1988) is a professional footballer who plays as a left winger for German club Borussia Mönchengladbach. Born in France, he represents Guinea at international level.

Born in Villepinte, France, he is of Guinean descent. Traoré played youth football with Charenton and Levallois. He made his senior debut with Levallois in the Championnat de France Amateurs 2, before being transferred to German club Hertha BSC on 1 January 2007, making his Bundesliga debut for them on 9 December 2007, against 1. FC Nürnberg. On 5 March, Traoré began a trial with FC Augsburg, signing a two-year contract with them on 14 July 2009. In May 2011, it was announced that Traoré would move to VfB Stuttgart at the end of the 2010–11 season.

In December 2013, Traoré stated that he had turned down offers from a number of English clubs over the summer.

In April 2014, it was announced that Traoré would sign for Borussia Mönchengladbach at the start of the 2014–15 season.

On 8 August 2015, he marked his season debut by scoring in a 4–1 win at FC St. Pauli in the first round of the DFB-Pokal.

In May 2017, he signed a new contract with Borussia Mönchengladbach, lasting until 2021. He made his 100th competitive appearance for the club in October the following year, after coming on as a substitute in a 4–0 win over Mainz.