Mohamed Camara (footballer, born January 2000)

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Mohamed Camara
Personal information
Date of birth (2000-01-06) 6 January 2000 (age 22)
Place of birth Bamako, Mali
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Red Bull Salzburg
Number 19
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017 Real Bamako
2018–2020 Liefering 35 (4)
2020– Red Bull Salzburg 50 (2)
2019Hartberg (loan) 7 (0)
National team
2017 Mali U17 10 (1)
2019 Mali U20 5 (2)
2019– Mali 3 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 April 2022
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17 November 2019

Mohamed Camara (born 6 January 2000) is a Malian professional footballer. He plays as a midfielder for Austrian Bundesliga club Red Bull Salzburg and the Mali national team.

Career[change | change source]

He started his career with AS Real Bamako. 2018 he went to FC Red Bull Salzburg in the Austrian Bundesliga. [1] He then played for the farmteam FC Liefering. In February 2018 he debuted versus FC Blau-Weiß Linz. Camara scored his first goal in March 2018 versus TSV Hartberg. In January 2019 he went on loan to TSV Hartberg in the Bundesliga. He made his debut in March 2019 versus FC Wacker Innsbruck. After the end of the loan he became part of the FC Red Bull Salzburg squad.

National team[change | change source]

Camara played for Mali U17, U20 and U23. With the U20 he won 2019 the U-20 Africa Cup of Nations. on 13 October 2019 he played his first match for the Mali national football team versus South Africa.

Doping ban[change | change source]

In November 2020 Mohamed Camara and Sekou Koita were suspended for three months. The team doctor gave them a medicine against altitude sickness which included forbidden components.[2]

Honours[change | change source]

  • Austrian Champion: 2020, 2021, 2022
  • Austrian Cup: 2020, 2021, 2022
  • U-20 Africa Cup of Nations: 2019

References[change | change source]