Bafetimbi Gomis

Born: August 6, 1985 (age 30)

Height: 6'0" (184cm)

Hometown: La Seyne-sur-Mer, France
Nationality: France French

Position: Striker
Team: Swansea City (no. 18)
Swansea player Bafetimbi Gomis in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Newcastle United at the Liberty stadium on August 15, 2015
Career History
Senior2004-2009Saint-Etienne
→ 2005Troyes (loan)
2009-2014Lyon
2014-Swansea City
Sports Mole has 527 articles about Bafetimbi Gomis. Articles 1 to 40:
Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City scores his team's third and hat trick goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Leicester City at Liberty Stadium on December 5, 2015
Preview: Leicester City vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole picks apart Sunday's Premier League match as leaders Leicester City try to close in on the title by defeating Swansea City.
17:42
Jamaal Lascelles celebrates scoring during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Swansea City on April 16, 2016
Result: Newcastle United close in on safety with impressive win over Swansea City
Newcastle United beat Swansea City 3-0 at St James' Park to pick up their first win under the watch of Rafael Benitez.
Apr 16, 16:53
Alexandre Pato celebrates scoring for Chelsea against Aston Villa on April 2, 2016
Team News: Alexandre Pato leads line for Chelsea
Alexandre Pato will lead the line for Chelsea for their trip to Swansea City.
Apr 9, 14:02
Francesco Guidolin attempts to go unnoticed during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Swansea City on February 28, 2016
Preview: Swansea City vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Swansea City and Aston Villa at the Liberty Stadium.
Mar 18, 01:06
Wayne Routledge of Swansea City celebrates scoring the equalising goal against Arsenal on March 2, 2016
Preview: Swansea City vs. Norwich City
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Swansea City and Norwich City at the Liberty Stadium.
Mar 3, 16:58
Olivier Giroud hints at his Valentine's Day plans during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Leicester City on February 14, 2016
Team News: Olivier Giroud back for Arsenal
Olivier Giroud returns to lead the line for Arsenal against Swansea City.
Mar 2, 18:47
Ashley Williams celebrates scoring during the game between Swansea and Watford on January 18, 2016
Result: Ashley Williams lifts Swansea City out of relegation zone
Ashley Williams scores the only goal of the game to hand Swansea City a 1-0 win over Watford that takes them out of the relegation zone.
Jan 18, 21:54
Ben Watson gives Jack Cork a tug during the game between Swansea and Watford on January 18, 2016
Live Commentary: Swansea City 1-0 Watford - as it happened
Relive Swansea's valuable 1-0 victory over Watford at the Liberty Stadium as Ashley Williams's header lifts his side out of the relegation zone.
Jan 18, 19:00
Bafetimbi Gomis of Swansea City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Swansea City at Etihad Stadium on December 12, 2015
Newcastle United plot second Swansea City swoop for Bafetimbi Gomis?
Newcastle United are reportedly eyeing Swansea City's Bafetimbi Gomis, just a matter of days after they signed Jonjo Shelvey from the Welsh club.
Jan 17, 12:08
Kemar Roofe of Oxford United in action during the Sky Bet League Two match between Oxford United and Northampton Town at Kassam Stadium on April 14, 2015 in Oxford, England.
Result: League Two side Oxford United knock Swansea City out of FA Cup
Kemar Roofe scores a brace as League Two side Oxford United cause an upset in the FA Cup third round by defeating Premier League side Swansea City 3-2.
Jan 10, 13:53
Louis van Gaal acknowledges the home crowd prior to the game between Manchester United and Chelsea on December 28, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Swansea City at Old Trafford as the pressure builds on Louis van Gaal.
Dec 31, 16:57
Swansea caretaker manager Alan Curtis on December 28, 2015
Alan Curtis: 'Swansea City need to strengthen in January'
Caretaker Swansea manager Alan Curtis admits that the club need to strengthen their squad in the upcoming transfer window.
Dec 30, 19:41
Patrick Bamford in action for Crystal Palace on August 3, 2015
Swansea City to sign Patrick Bamford on loan?
Swansea City are reportedly considering a January move for Chelsea striker Patrick Bamford, who terminated his loan with Crystal Palace on Monday.
Dec 29, 17:31
Bafetimbi Gomis of Swansea City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Swansea City at Etihad Stadium on December 12, 2015
Bafetimbi Gomis to leave Swansea City for Qatari club Lekhwiya?
Swansea City striker Bafetimbi Gomis is reportedly considering a January move to Qatari club Lekhwiya.
Dec 29, 11:20
Swansea player Wayne Routledge in action during the Pre season friendly match between Swansea City and Deportivo La Coruna at Liberty Stadium on August 1, 2015
Team News: Wayne Routledge returns for Swansea City
Wayne Routledge returns to Swansea City's starting XI for the visit of West Bromwich Albion.
Dec 26, 14:06
Alan Curtis caretaker Manager of Swansea City looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Swansea City at Etihad Stadium on December 12, 2015
Preview: Swansea City vs. West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Boxing Day meeting between managerless Swansea City and West Bromwich Albion at the Liberty Stadium.
Dec 24, 20:23
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger and opposite number Manuel Pellegrini of Manchester City during the Premier League match on January 18, 2015
Preview: Arsenal vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole casts its eye over Monday night's massive game in the Premier League between the two favourites for the title, Arsenal and Manchester City.
Dec 18, 12:06
Swansea player Andre Ayew in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Newcastle United at the Liberty stadium on August 15, 2015
Andre Ayew takes positives from loss to Manchester City
Andre Ayew believes that Swansea City can take confidence from their performance in the loss to Manchester City.
Dec 13, 13:44
Joe Hart of Manchester City celebrates his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium on August 16, 2015
Joe Hart: "Manchester City were awful"
Joe Hart describes Manchester City's performance in the 2-1 win over Swansea City as "awful" and admits that his side were lucky to get three points.
Dec 12, 18:58
Alan Curtis caretaker Manager of Swansea City looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Swansea City at Etihad Stadium on December 12, 2015
Alan Curtis: 'Swansea City unlucky to lose at Manchester City'
Swansea City caretaker manager Alan Curtis believes that his side were unlucky to lose their Premier League match against Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
Dec 12, 18:33
Manchester City's Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini gestures from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Swansea City at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on December 12, 2015
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Manchester City did not deserve Swansea City win'
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini admits that his side were fortunate to claim all three points from their Premier League match against Swansea City.
Dec 12, 17:39
Wilfred Bony (L) of Manchester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mates Jesus Navas (C) and David Silva (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Swansea City at Etihad Stadium on December 12, 2015
Result: Late Manchester City strike breaks Swansea City hearts, sends hosts top
Manchester City move to the top of the Premier League table thanks to a late Kelechi Iheanacho winner against Swansea City.
Dec 12, 16:53
Yaya Toure of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City at The Hawthorns on August 10, 2015
Team News: Manchester City make four changes for Swansea City clash
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini makes four changes from his side's last Premier League game for their clash with managerless Swansea City, as Yaya Toure starts.
Dec 12, 14:05
Wilfred Bony (L) of Manchester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mates Jesus Navas (C) and David Silva (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Swansea City at Etihad Stadium on December 12, 2015
Live Commentary: Manchester City 2-1 Swansea City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage of Manchester City's 2-1 win over Swansea City, as the Citizens climbed back to the top of the table in dramatic style.
Dec 12, 14:00
Leicester City's Algerian midfielder Riyad Mahrez celebrates after he scored his second goal during the English Premier League football match between Swansea City and Leicester City at The Liberty Stadium in Swansea, south Wales on December 5, 2015
Result: Riyad Mahrez hat-trick fires Leicester City top of Premier League
Jamie Vardy fails to score for the first time in 12 matches, but Riyad Mahrez's hat-trick moves Leicester City top with a 3-0 win over Swansea City.
Dec 5, 16:52
Swansea player Bafetimbi Gomis in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Newcastle United at the Liberty stadium on August 15, 2015
Team News: Bafetimbi Gomis returns for Swansea City
Bafetimbi Gomis is restored in attack by Garry Monk for Swansea City's home clash with Leicester City.
Dec 5, 14:07
Garry Monk manager of Swansea City looks on ahead of the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on October 4, 2015 in Swansea, Wales.
Live Commentary: Swansea City 0-3 Leicester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as Swansea City fall to a 3-0 defeat at home to in-form Leicester City at the Liberty Stadium in the Premier League.
Dec 5, 14:00
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Manchester United at The King Power Stadium on November 28, 2015 in Leicester, England.
Preview: Swansea City vs. Leicester City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Swansea City and Leicester City at the Liberty Stadium.
Dec 4, 16:11
James Milner of Liverpool (C) celebrates with Roberto Firmino (L) and Emre Can (R) as he scores their first goal from a penalty during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Swansea City at Anfield on November 29, 2015
Match Analysis: Liverpool 1-0 Swansea City
Sports Mole analyses how the game was won at Anfield as Liverpool edge out Swansea City for their first home win under Jurgen Klopp in the Premier League.
Nov 29, 18:50
James Milner of Liverpool (C) celebrates with Roberto Firmino (L) and Emre Can (R) as he scores their first goal from a penalty during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Swansea City at Anfield on November 29, 2015
Result: James Milner penalty gives Liverpool victory over Swansea City
A second-half penalty from James Milner gives Liverpool a 1-0 win over Swansea City, moving Jurgen Klopp's side up to sixth in the Premier League table.
Nov 29, 18:08
Daniel Sturridge of Liverpool breaks away from Graham Dorrans of Norwich City during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Norwich City at Anfield on September 20, 2015
Team News: Daniel Sturridge on Liverpool bench for Swansea City clash
Jurgen Klopp starts with Daniel Sturridge on the bench for Liverpool's game against Swansea City.
Nov 29, 15:25
Liverpool's German manager Jurgen Klopp gestures during a UEFA Europa League group B football match between Liverpool and Bordeaux at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England, on November 26, 2015.
Preview: Liverpool vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole looks ahead to Liverpool's visit of Swansea City on Sunday as the Reds aim to build on a hugely encouraging 4-1 win over Manchester City.
Nov 27, 19:33
Leon Britton in action for Swansea on December 14, 2014
Team News: Swansea City make four changes for Bournemouth, Steve Cook returns for Cherries
Swansea City manager Garry Monk makes four changes for his side's fixture against Bournemouth, with Leon Britton, Wayne Routledge, Kyle Bartley and Eder named to start.
Nov 21, 14:14
Gylfi Sigurdsson of Swansea City and Robbie Brady of Norwich City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Swansea City at Carrow Road on November 7, 2015 in Norwich, England.
Preview: Swansea City vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Swansea City and Bournemouth at the Liberty Stadium.
Nov 19, 22:34
Kieran Gibbs of Arsenal celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium on November 8, 2015
Match Analysis: Arsenal 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole reviews how North London rivals Arsenal and Spurs shared the spoils following a 1-1 draw at the Emirates.
Nov 8, 20:01
Gylfi Sigurdsson of Swansea City and Robbie Brady of Norwich City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Swansea City at Carrow Road on November 7, 2015 in Norwich, England.
Result: Norwich City claim narrow win over Swansea City
Jonny Howson scores the only goal as Norwich City clinch a narrow win over Swansea City at Carrow Road.
Nov 7, 16:56
Gylfi Sigurdsson of Swansea City and Robbie Brady of Norwich City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Swansea City at Carrow Road on November 7, 2015 in Norwich, England.
Half-Time Report: Deadlock remains between Norwich City, Swansea City
Norwich City and Swansea City remain level following a goalless first 45 minutes at Carrow Road in the Premier League.
Nov 7, 15:51
Wes Hoolahan celebrates scoring Norwich's second against Bournemouth on September 12, 2015
Team News: Three changes for Norwich City
Alex Neil makes three changes to Norwich City's starting lineup for their Premier League match against Swansea City.
Nov 7, 14:12
Cameron Jerome of Norwich City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Norwich City at Etihad Stadium on October 31, 2015
Preview: Norwich City vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Norwich City and Swansea City at Carrow Road.
Nov 5, 20:44
Headshot of Sam Matterface dated August 10, 2015
In Off The Post: The Sam Matterface column
In his latest Sports Mole column, Sam Matterface runs the rule over Randy Lerner, Manchester City and a goal-shy Bafetimbi Gomis.
Nov 3, 10:00
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