Souleymane Camara was born on 22 December, 1982. He is a Senegalese football player who plays as a forward for Montpellier HSC in Ligue 1. Camara previously played for AS Monaco, En Avant de Guingamp and OGC Nice. He plays for the Senegal national football team and was a participant at the 2002 FIFA World Cup.
On 5 August 2017, Camara scored the only goal (in the 59th minute) in the Match-day 1 Ligue 1 1-0 win against SM Caen by heading home a magnificent Kévin Bérigaud cross from the left. Souleymane‘s goal against Caen was his 48th Ligue 1 goal for Montpellier and made him Montpellier’s record scorer in Ligue 1, breaking Laurent Blanc’s 26-year-old record of 47 Division 1 goals scored for Montpellier in four seasons.