Traore is Shakhtar player

Friday, June 18, 2021



Striker Lassina Traore will continue his career at Shakhtar

The club signed a five-year deal with the footballer.

Centre-forward from Ajax

The first Burkina Faso player in Shakhtar's history began his career at Rahimo. At the age of 16, he became a footballer of Cape Town’s Ajax and made his first international appearance. In May 2019, Lassina made his debut in the Eredivisie for Amsterdam-based Ajax. Over three seasons in the Netherlands, he made 31 first-team appearances in all competitions and scored 12 goals.


Lassina Traore

Born January 12, 2001 in Bobo Dioulasso (Burkina Faso)
Height: 183 cm
Role at previous clubs: forward
In the 2020/21 season, Traore scored seven goals in 12 matches in the Dutch league. Lassina also netted a goal in the Champions League against Atalanta (five group stage apps).