Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Youssouf Sabaly was born on 5 March, 1993 in France. He is a footballer who plays for Ligue 1 club FC Girondins de Bordeaux and the Senegal national football team. He plays as a right-back.
Sabaly was born to parents of Senegalese descent. He has represented France at various youth levels, and was a member of the victorious squad at the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup.
He made his Ligue 1 debut with Evian in the opening game of the 2013–14 season against Sochaux-Montbéliard playing the full game, which ended in a 1–1 draw.
In August 2016, Youssouf agreed to a contract extension until 2020 before joining Bordeaux on a season-long loan.
In 2017, Sabaly received his first call-up from Senegal. He made his debut for them in a 2-0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification win over South Africa on 10 November 2017.
In May 2018, he was named in Senegal’s 23 man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.