Mouctar Diakhaby

Squad No. 12
Date of Birth December 19, 1996
Age 24
Height 192cm
Team
Position Defender
Birthplace Vendôme
Previous Clubs Olympique Lyon

Mouctar Diakhaby (born 19 December 1996) is a French professional footballer who plays for Valencia in La Liga.

He has also represented the French national youth teams starting from the France national under-19 football team.

Lyon
Diakhaby made his first team debut for Lyon on 10 September 2016 in a Ligue 1 match against Bordeaux, playing the whole match in a 3–1 home loss. On 30 November 2016, he scored his first competitive goal for the Lyon first team in a 6–0 Ligue 1 away rout of Nantes. On 23 February 2017, Diakhaby scored a goal (in the 89th minute) in the 2016–17 Europa League round of 32 second-leg 7–1 home win over AZ Alkmaar to register his first career UEFA Europa League or UEFA Champions League goal. He also scored a goal in each of two legs of the 2016–17 Europa League round of 16 tie against Roma.

Valencia
On 28 June 2018, Diakhaby signed a five-year deal with Spanish side Valencia.