Wesley Fofana (born 17 December 2000) is a French professional footballer who plays as a defender for Premier League club Leicester City.
Fofana was born in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône. He is of Malian descent. One of six children he started playing football at the age of six playing for Repos Vitrolles.
Fofana joined Saint-Étienne’s youth system in 2015.
Fofana signed his first professional contract with Saint-Étienne on 15 May 2018. He made his debut for the club in a 3–0 Ligue 1 win over OGC Nice on 18 May 2019.
Fofana joined Premier League club Leicester City on 2 October 2020, signing a five-year contract. The transfer fee paid to Saint-Étienne was reported as up to £36.5 million.