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Younousse Sankharé

Younousse Sankharé (born 10 September 1989 in Sarcelles, Val-d'Oise) is a French people football (soccer) player of Mauritanian descent who plays for French club Dijon FCO in Ligue 1. Younousse Sankharé plays as a Midfielder, but also operates as a Defender (football).

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Younousse Sankharé biography


Younousse Sankharé (born 10 September 1989 in Sarcelles, Val-d'Oise) is a French people football (soccer) player of Mauritanian descent who plays for French club Dijon FCO in Ligue 1. Younousse Sankharé plays as a Midfielder, but also operates as a Defender (football).

Career

Sankharé grew up in the northern suburbs of Paris in Val-d'Oise and joined Younousse Sankharé hometown club in 2001 arriving at the Camp des Loges as a youth player. After spending nearly six years in the club's youth system and the Championnat de France amateur, Younousse signed Younousse Sankharé first professional contract, in June 2007, agreeing to a three-year deal. Younousse Sankharé was promoted to the senior squad and assigned the number 27 shirt.

Younousse participated in the club's pre-season earning appearances in the Emirates_Cup 2007_tournament where Paris Saint-Germain finished second. Younousse Sankharé made Younousse Sankharé league debut on 6 October 2007 in a match against Stade Rennais F.C. appearing as a substitute in a 1–3 defeat. Younousse Sankharé earned consecutive starts the following match days playing the full 90 minutes in both a 0–0 draw against Valenciennes FC and a 2–3 loss to Olympique Lyonnais. After those appearances, Younousse Sankharé regularly appeared as a substitute throughout the Ligue 1 2007–08, but made impressive starts in the Coupe de France 2007-08. In the Round of 16, Younousse Sankharé assisted on the opening goal scored by Loris Arnaud in a 2–1 victory over SC Bastia. Younousse Sankharé also played the full 90 minutes in 1–0 victories over amateur side USJA Carquefou and Amiens SC in the quarterfinals and semi-finals, respectively. In total, Younousse made 13 appearances scoring no goals.

The Ligue 1 2008–09, Younousse's play was limited appearing in only two league matches. This was primarily due to the club's impressive start in league play, where they reached as high as 2nd position. Younousse Sankharé did make four appearances in the UEFA Cup earning starts against Turkey club Kayserispor, Germany club FC Schalke 04, and Spain club Racing Santander.

Loan to Reims

Due to the club's positive form in league play and also playing well in UEFA, on 26 January 2009, Sankharé was sent on loan by manager Paul Le Guen to Ligue 2 club Stade Reims in order to increase the player's playing time. Younousse Sankharé made Younousse Sankharé debut just four days later playing 90 minutes in a 0–0 draw with En Avant de Guingamp. Younousse Sankharé appeared in every following league match scoring no goals gaining experience in the process, despite Reims suffering relegation to the third-tier Championnat National. Younousse Sankharé returned to Paris on 1 July.

International career

Sankharé earned Younousse Sankharé first youth caps with the France_national_youth_football_team France_national_under-19_squad squad, receiving a call up to the squad that won the Sendaï Cup, scoring a goal against Brazil national football team during the competition. Younousse Sankharé made Younousse Sankharé France national under-21 football team debut on 19 November 2008 against Denmark national under-21 football team in a 1–0 victory. Younousse Sankharé has become a regular in the U-21 squad, often wearing the number 10 shirt.

Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Younousse_Sankharé

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