Diafra Sakho

Born: December 24, 1989 (age 26)

Height: 6'0" (184cm)

Hometown: Guediawaye, Senegal
Nationality: Senegal flag Senegalese

Position: Striker
Team: West Ham United (no. 15)
Diafra Sakho of West Ham United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at the Boleyn Ground on September 14, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Career History
Senior2009-2014Metz
2014-West Ham United
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Mark Noble stands tall and proud during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Watford on April 20, 2016
Result: West Ham United remain in European contention with routine Watford win
West Ham United beat 10-man Watford 3-1 at Upton Park to remain hot on the heels of Manchester United in fifth place in the Premier League.
Apr 20, 21:36
Ben Watson celebrates with Troy Deeney and Odion Ighalo during the game between Watford and Man City on January 2, 2016
Team News: Watford strikers Troy Deeney, Odion Ighalo missing at West Ham United
Both Troy Deeney and Odion Ighalo drop out of Watford's starting XI for Wednesday night's Premier League match at West Ham United.
Apr 20, 18:49
Odion Ighalo of Watford scores his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and West Ham United at Vicarage Road on October 31, 2015
Preview: West Ham United vs. Watford
Sports Mole previews Wednesday night's Premier League match between West Ham United and Watford at Upton Park.
Apr 19, 20:20
Michael Carrick and Manuel Lanzini in action during the FA Cup game between Manchester United and West Ham United on March 13, 2016
Preview: West Ham United vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole looks ahead to the FA Cup quarter-final replay between West Ham United and Manchester United at Upton Park.
Apr 12, 13:13
Diafra Sakho of West Ham United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at the Boleyn Ground on September 14, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Slaven Bilic confirms Diafra Sakho injury
Diafra Sakho's absence is down to a knee injury and not because of a dispute with the club, according to West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic.
Apr 12, 11:35
A general view of Upton Park, home of West Ham United on October 15, 2011
Argentine striker Gustavo Bou on West Ham United's radar?
Racing Club centre-forward Gustavo Bou is reportedly a summer transfer target of West Ham United.
Apr 12, 10:07
Jordan Ayew of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Report: West Ham United eye Aston Villa's Jordan Ayew
A report claims that Aston Villa striker Jordan Ayew is a summer transfer target of West Ham United.
Apr 11, 22:30
Diafra Sakho of West Ham United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at the Boleyn Ground on September 14, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Diafra Sakho 'happy at West Ham United'
Diafra Sakho reportedly has no issues at West Ham United, despite claims that the striker is unhappy.
Apr 11, 15:57
Diafra Sakho of West Ham United scores his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and West Ham United at Etihad Stadium on September 19, 2015
Diafra Sakho's West Ham United future in doubt?
Diafra Sakho's negative reaction to being dropped for this weekend's game against Arsenal may lead West Ham United to sell him in the summer.
Apr 10, 23:38
Petr Cech, the Arsenal goalkeeper warms up prior to the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Olympique Lyonnais at the Emirates Stadium on July 25, 2015
Team News: Arsenal's David Ospina picked over Petr Cech, Andy Carroll starts for West Ham
Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina is picked ahead of Petr Cech, while Andy Carroll starts for West Ham United in this afternoon's Premier League clash.
Apr 9, 11:52
Wilfried Zaha and Mark Noble in action during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Crystal Palace on April 2, 2016
Result: Ten-man West Ham United held by Crystal Palace
Ten-man West Ham United drop two points in the Champions League race as they are held to a 2-2 draw by Crystal Palace.
Apr 2, 17:17
Cesc Fabregas celebrates the equaliser during the Premier League game between Chelsea and West Ham United on March 19, 2016
Result: Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas denies West Ham United famous win
West Ham United miss the chance to move into fourth in the Premier League table after conceding late on in a 2-2 draw at Chelsea on Saturday afternoon.
Mar 19, 17:02
Loic Remy #18 of Chelsea takes the ball in the first half against the New York Red Bulls during the International Champions Cup at Red Bull Arena on July 22, 2015
Team News: Loic Remy leads the line for Chelsea
Loic Remy is picked to lead the line for Chelsea as they welcome West Ham United to the Bridge.
Mar 19, 14:02
Black widow Louis van Gaal watches on during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester United on March 6, 2016
Preview: Manchester United vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole previews Sunday's FA Cup quarter-final between Manchester United and West Ham United at Old Trafford.
Mar 11, 14:40
Dimitri Payet celebrates scoring the winner during the Premier League game between Everton and West Ham United on March 5, 2016
Result: West Ham United fight from 2-0 down to punish ten-man Everton
West Ham United fight back from 2-0 down to beat ten-man Everton 3-2 at Goodison Park.
Mar 5, 16:56
Romelu Lukaku celebrates opening the scoring during the Premier League game between Everton and West Ham United on March 5, 2016
Live Commentary: Everton 2-3 West Ham United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live updates of the Premier League match between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park.
Mar 5, 14:00
Dele Alli celebrates scoring during the game between Everton and Tottenham Hotspur on January 3, 2016
Team News: Dele Alli starts on Tottenham Hotspur bench
Dele Alli is forced to start on the bench for Tottenham Hotspur's trip to West Ham United.
Mar 2, 18:50
A general view of the ground ahead of the UEFA Europa League match between West Ham United and FC Lusitans at Boleyn Ground on July 2, 2015
Preview: West Ham United vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole previews Wednesday night's Premier League match between London rivals West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur at Upton Park.
Mar 1, 17:40
Diafra Sakho of West Ham United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at the Boleyn Ground on September 14, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
West Ham United's Diafra Sakho could return to action in Tottenham Hotspur clash
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic reveals that Diafra Sakho could return to action against Tottenham tomorrow after a three-month spell on the sidelines.
Mar 1, 12:54
Dimitri Payet (2nd R) of West Ham United celebrates scoring his team's second goal with his team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Ham United at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland on October 3, 2015
Preview: West Ham United vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole provides the lowdown ahead of matchday 27's Saturday lunchtime Premier League match between West Ham United and Sunderland.
Feb 26, 13:33
Dimitri Payet of West Ham United and Graham Dorrans of Norwich City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Norwich City at the Boleyn Ground on September 26, 2015
Preview: Norwich City vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash at Carrow Road between struggling Norwich City and West Ham United.
Feb 11, 15:09
Remi Garde appears ahead of the FA Cup game between Wycombe Wanderers and Aston Villa on January 9, 2016
Preview: West Ham United vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Premier League clash between West Ham United and basement side Aston Villa.
Feb 1, 21:58
Mark Noble of West Ham United celebrates scoring his team's second goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Ham United at Anfield on August 29, 2015
Preview: Liverpool vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's FA Cup fourth round clash between Liverpool and West Ham United at Anfield.
Jan 28, 16:18
Andy Carroll of West Ham in action during the Capital One Cup Third Round match between Leicester City and West Ham United at The King Power Stadium on September 22, 2015 in Leicester, England.
Andy Carroll "back playing in 10 days"
Andy Carroll will recover from his hamstring injury in "10 days", according to West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic.
Jan 28, 10:54
Kevin de Bruyne of Manchester City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and West Ham United at Etihad Stadium on September 19, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Preview: West Ham United vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday night's Premier League fixture at Upton Park between West Ham United and Manchester United.
Jan 21, 20:54
Liverpool's Italian striker Mario Balotelli plays during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at White Hart Lane in London on August 31, 2014
West Ham United eye £10m Mario Balotelli?
Liverpool frontman Mario Balotelli, who is currently on loan with AC Milan, is reportedly being offered a return to England with West Ham United.
Jan 17, 09:41
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe gives orders from the sidelines during the game with Arsenal on December 28, 2015
Preview: Bournemouth vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole previews Tuesday night's Premier League game between Bournemouth and West Ham United at the Vitality Stadium.
Jan 11, 11:55
Mark Noble of West Ham United celebrates scoring his team's second goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Ham United at Anfield on August 29, 2015
Preview: West Ham United vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole looks ahead to the first Premier League game of 2016 as West Ham United host Liverpool at Upton Park.
Dec 31, 17:29
Dimitri Payet celebrates scoring his second for West Ham against Newcastle on September 14, 2015
Dimitri Payet, Winston Reid, Victor Moses could all return against Liverpool
West Ham United may welcome back Dimitri Payet, Winston Reid and Victor Moses in Saturday lunchtime's Premier League match against Liverpool.
Dec 29, 13:58
Jack Grealish of Aston Villa is tackled by James Collins of West Ham United during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and West Ham United at Villa Park on May 9, 2015
Preview: Aston Villa vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole peers ahead to the Boxing Day Premier League match between two sides trying to end lengthy winless streaks, Aston Villa and West Ham United.
Dec 24, 16:07
Slaven Bilic manager of West Ham United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Stoke City at the Boleyn Ground on December 12, 2015
Slaven Bilic "really pleased" with West Ham United performance
West Ham manager Slaven Bilic declares himself "really pleased" with his side's goalless draw with Swansea, despite the result extending their winless streak to seven.
Dec 20, 19:39
Manuel Lanzini of West Ham United during the Betway Cup match between West Ham Utd and SV Werder Bremen at Boleyn Ground on August 2, 2015 in London, England.
Manuel Lanzini to make quick return from injury?
West Ham United co-chairman David Gold reveals that Manuel Lanzini could return from a thigh injury as soon as next weekend.
Dec 12, 18:16
Michail Antonio of West Ham United and Bacary Sagna of Manchester City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and West Ham United at Etihad Stadium on September 19, 2015
Team News: Michail Antonio makes full West Ham United debut
Michail Antonio is handed his first West Ham United start by Slaven Bilic for today's Premier League clash with Stoke City.
Dec 12, 14:04
West Ham United's Croatian striker Nikica Jelavic during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Everton at The Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, east London on November 7, 2015
West Ham United's Nikica Jelavic looking to seize opportunity
West Ham United striker Nikica Jelavic admits that he is looking to use the club's injury crisis to force his way into the starting lineup.
Dec 11, 22:41
Mauro Zarate of West Ham United celebrates as he scores their first goal from a free kick during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and West Bromwich Albion at Boleyn Ground on November 29, 2015 in London, England.
Preview: West Ham United vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between West Ham United and Stoke City at Upton Park.
Dec 11, 16:29
Slaven Bilic manager of West Ham United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Norwich City at the Boleyn Ground on September 26, 2015
Slaven Bilic "positive" despite key West Ham United injuries
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic is confident that his team can deal with the injuries to several key players suffered in recent weeks.
Dec 11, 14:11
Victor Moses of West Ham United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at Boleyn Ground on September 14, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Slaven Bilic fears Victor Moses could miss six weeks
West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic reveals that Victor Moses could be out for up to six weeks with a hamstring injury.
Dec 5, 22:11
Louis van Gaal Manager of Manchester United reacts after the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and West Ham United at Old Trafford on December 5, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Match Analysis: Manchester United 0-0 West Ham United
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at the goalless draw between Manchester United and West Ham United in the Premier League.
Dec 5, 18:09
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play Off First Leg match between Manchester United and Club Brugge at Old Trafford on August 18, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Team News: Manchester United make three changes for West Ham United, visitors change four
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal makes three changes for his side's clash with West Ham United, as Marouane Fellaini, Jesse Lingard and Morgan Schneiderlin start.
Dec 5, 14:07
Bastian Schweinsteiger of Manchester United 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: Manchester United vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole looks at West Ham's trip to Manchester United as the Red Devils look to move top of the Premier League table.
Dec 5, 02:50
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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CLeicester CityLeicester362211364343077
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516