Modibo Maiga

Born: September 3, 1987 (age 30)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Bamako, Mali
Nationality: Mali flag Malian

Position: Striker
Modibo Maiga at the team photocall for Metz in September 2014
Career History
Senior2010-2012Sochaux
2012-2015West Ham United
→ 2014Queens Park Rangers (loan)
→ 2014-2015Metz (loan)
Sports Mole has 171 articles about Modibo Maiga. Articles 1 to 40:
Liverpool players celebrate with Philippe Coutinho after the Brazilian's winning goal against Stoke City in the Premier League on August 9, 2015
Preview: Liverpool vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's Premier League encounter at Anfield between hosts Liverpool and West Ham United.
Aug 27, 13:15
Emmanuel Adebayor in action for Tottenham Hotspur on October 5, 2014
West Ham United to recruit striker by weekend?
West Ham United are reportedly aiming to sign either Tottenham Hotspur's Emmanuel Adebayor or Simone Zaza of Juventus this week.
Aug 25, 23:53
Modibo Maiga of West Ham United scores his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and A.F.C. Bournemouth at the Boleyn Ground on August 22, 2015
West Ham United deny Modibo Maiga has moved to Al Nassr
Saudi Arbaian side Al Nassr believe that they have completed the signing of Madibo Maiga, but West Ham United have denied such reports.
Aug 25, 20:15
Callum Wilson of Bournemouth scores his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and A.F.C. Bournemouth at the Boleyn Ground on August 22, 2015
Player Ratings: West Ham United 3-4 Bournemouth
Sports Mole rates the players who took part in the Premier League game between West Ham United and Bournemouth, which finished 4-3 to the Cherries.
Aug 22, 18:43
Callum Wilson (L) of Bournemouth celebrates scoring his team's second goal with his team mate Matt Ritchie (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and A.F.C. Bournemouth at the Boleyn Ground on August 22, 2015
Match Analysis: West Ham United 3-4 Bournemouth
Sports Mole analyses all aspects of the Premier League clash between West Ham United and Bournemouth, which finished 4-3 to the Cherries.
Aug 22, 18:00
Callum Wilson (L) of Bournemouth celebrates scoring his team's second goal with his team mate Matt Ritchie (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and A.F.C. Bournemouth at the Boleyn Ground on August 22, 2015
Result: Bournemouth edge seven-goal thriller against West Ham United
A Callum Wilson hattrick helps Bournemouth edge a seven-goal thriller at Upton Park, as the Cherries defeat West Ham United 4-3.
Aug 22, 16:57
Bournemouth's Norwegian striker Joshua King and Bournemouth's English striker Callum Wilson (R) celebrate Wilson's early goal during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Bournemouth at The Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, East
Live Commentary: West Ham United 3-4 Bournemouth - as it happened
Sports Mole's live coverage of Saturday's Premier League clash between West Ham United and Bournemouth at Upton Park, which finished 4-3 to the Cherries.
Aug 22, 13:59
Joint Chairman of West Ham United David Gold looks on ahead of the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at the Boleyn Ground on May 04, 2013
David Gold: 'West Ham United would like to add another striker'
West Ham United joint-chairman David Gold reveals that the club would still like to bring in another striker before the end of the transfer window.
Aug 15, 15:13
Manager of West Ham United Slaven Bilic looks on during the pre season friendly match between Southend United and West Ham United at Roots Hall on July 18, 2015
Result: West Ham United knocked out of Europa League after Astra Giurgiu defeat
West Ham United fall to a 2-1 Europa League third qualifying-round defeat against Astra Giurgiu, a result which sees Slaven Bilic's side drop out of the competition.
Aug 6, 21:00
Mauro Zarate of West Ham celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round match between West Ham United and Astra Giurgiu at the Boleyn Ground on July 30, 2015
Preview: Astra Giurgiu vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole looks ahead to West Ham United's Europa League qualifier away in Romania against Astra.
Aug 4, 12:59
Mauro Zarate of West Ham celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round match between West Ham United and Astra Giurgiu at the Boleyn Ground on July 30, 2015
Result: Ten-man West Ham United held to draw with Astra Giurgu
Ten-man West Ham United let a two-goal lead slip as they are held to a 2-2 draw against Astra Girugu in the first leg of their Europa League qualifier at Upton Park.
Jul 30, 21:42
Enner Valencia in action for West Ham on September 20, 2014
Half-Time Report: Enner Valencia heads West Ham United in front
Enner Valencia's header gives West Ham United the advantage at the break against Astra Giurgiu in their Europa League qualifier.
Jul 30, 20:35
Harry Toffolo of Norwich City in action during the FA Youth Cup 5th round match between Norwich City U18's and Birmingham City U18's at Carrow Road on February 26, 2013
Result: Harry Toffolo own goal earns West Ham United win over Norwich City
West Ham United beat Norwich City 1-0 in a pre-season friendly match arranged to celebrate 80 years of Carrow Road.
Jul 28, 21:37
James Tomkins of West Ham celebrates after his goal during the UEFA Europa League second qualifying round (first leg) match between West Ham and FC Birkirkara at the Boleyn Ground on July 16, 2015
Result: Wasteful West Ham United leave it late to see off minnows Birkirkara
West Ham United will take a 1-0 advantage to Malta for the second leg of their Europa League qualification tie against Birkirkara, courtesy of a late James Tomkins goal.
Jul 16, 21:38
Mauro Zarate of West Ham is challenged by Paul French of FC Birkirkara during the UEFA Europa League second qualifying round (first leg) match between West Ham and FC Birkirkara at the Boleyn Ground on July 16, 2015
Half-Time Report: West Ham United being held by Maltese minnows Birkirkara
West Ham United and Birkirkara are locked at 0-0 after 45 minutes of their second-round Europa League qualifier in East London.
Jul 16, 20:32
Kevin Nolan in action for West Ham on December 2, 2014
Team News: Kevin Nolan handed West Ham United captaincy for Birkirkara test
West Ham United field a strong starting lineup for their Europa League second qualification first-leg tie against Birkirkara, while Kevin Nolan captain the Hammers.
Jul 16, 19:13
West Ham's Modibo Maiga in action against Cardiff on August 17, 2013
David Gold: 'Modibo Maiga will be given chance'
West Ham United co-owner David Gold hints that Modibo Maiga will be handed the chance to revive his career at Upton Park under new manager Slaven Bilic.
Jun 22, 11:40
Monaco's French forward Anthony Martial celebrates after scoring a penalty during the French L1 football match between Monaco and Toulouse on May 3, 2015
Team News: AS Monaco make one change, Metz make six
Monaco make one change, while Metz make six for their Ligue 1 clash at Stade Louis II.
May 16, 19:18
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Metz at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on April 28, 2015
Result: Paris Saint-Germain go three points clear at the top of Ligue 1
Paris Saint-Germain march to the top of the Ligue 1 table with a comfortable 3-1 win over Metz.
Apr 28, 21:52
PSG manager Laurent Blanc looks on prior to the UEFA Champions League Group C match between Paris Saint Germain and RSC Anderlecht at Parc des Princes on November 5, 2013
Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Metz
Sports Mole previews Wednesday night's Ligue 1 encounter as title-chasing Paris Saint-Germain welcome struggling Metz to the Parc des Princes.
Apr 27, 18:42
Metz's Guinean midfielder Bouna Saar celebrates with teammates after scoring during the French L1 football match between Metz and Lens on April 18, 2015
Result: Metz give Ligue 1 survival hopes a boost with Lens win
Metz give their Ligue 1 survival hopes a boost with a 3-1 win over Lens.
Apr 18, 20:55
Metz' Malian forward Modibo Maiga celebrates with teammates after scoring during the French L1 football match between Metz (FCM) and Toulouse (TFC) on April 4, 2015
Result: Modibo Maiga hat-trick lifts Metz past Toulouse
Metz earn an uplifting 3-2 victory over fellow strugglers Toulouse in Ligue 1 courtesy of Modibo Maiga's hat-trick.
Apr 4, 20:52
Rennes' French forward Paul-Georges Ntep dances as he celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Rennes and Metz on March 7, 2015
Result: Paul-Georges Ntep goal gives Rennes victory over struggling Metz
A first-half goal from Paul-Georges Ntep gives Rennes a slender 1-0 victory over struggling Metz at the Stade de la Route-de-Lorient in Ligue 1.
Mar 7, 20:55
Metz' Malian forward Modibo Maiga (R) vies with Nice's French midfielder Nampalys Mendy during the French L1 football match Nice (OGC Nice) vs Metz (FC Metz) on September 13, 2014
Team News: Modibo Maiga given nod by Metz boss Albert Cartier
Metz are to be led in attack by West Ham United loanee Modibo Maiga as they welcome Evian TG to the Stade Saint-Symphorien in Ligue 1.
Feb 28, 18:48
Bastia's French defender Francois Joseph Modesto celebrates scoring during the French L1 football match Reims vs Bastia, on November 29, 2014
Team News: Francois Kamano and Giovanni Sio get the nod for Bastia against Metz
Bastia opt for a front pairing of Francois Kamano and Giovanni Sio as they prepare to face bottom-placed Metz in Ligue 1.
Feb 7, 18:50
Mali's forward Modibo Maiga vies with Guinea's defender Issiaga Sylla during the 2015 African Cup of Nations group D football match between Guinea and Mali in Mongomo, on January 28, 2015
Result: Guinea, Mali to draw lots to decide AFCON quarter-finalist
Guinea and Mali will have to wait until lots are drawn to determine who will go through to the quarter-finals after playing out a 1-1 draw and finishing level in Group D.
Jan 28, 19:57
Bordeaux's French midfielder Gregory Sertic vies with Metz' Belarussian midfielder Sergei Krivets during the French L1 football match Metz against Bordeaux at Saint Symphorien stadium on December 3, 2014
Result: Metz miss late penalty in goalless draw with Bordeaux
Florent Malouda misses a penalty late on in the game as Metz are held to a goalless draw with Bordeaux in Ligue 1.
Dec 3, 20:03
Lens' French midfielder Alharbi El Jadeyaoui scores a goal past Toulouse's French goalkeeper Zacharie Boucher during the French first division football match Toulouse FC vs RC Lens at the Municipal Stadium in Toulouse on October 24, 2014
Result: Alharbi El Jadeyaoui and Benjamin Bourigeaud win it for Lens
Second-half goals from Alharbi El Jadeyaoui and Benjamin Bourigeaud are enough to hand Lens a hard-earned 2-0 victory at home to Metz in Ligue 1.
Nov 29, 20:54
Metz' French midfielder Kevin Lejeune (R) vies with Paris Saint-Germain's Dutch defender Gregory Van der Wiel, during the French L1 football match on November 21, 2014
Albert Cartier proud of Metz after loss to Paris Saint-Germain
Metz head coach Albert Cartier praises his side folliwng their valiant 3-2 loss to Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain.
Nov 22, 18:49
PSG manager Laurent Blanc looks on prior to the UEFA Champions League Group C match between Paris Saint Germain and RSC Anderlecht at Parc des Princes on November 5, 2013
Paris Saint-Germain spirit pleases Laurent Blanc
Laurent Blanc believes that his Paris Saint-Germain side are making good progress after beating Metz 3-2 to reach the Ligue 1 summit.
Nov 22, 18:32
Metz' French midfielder Kevin Lejeune (R) vies with Paris Saint-Germain's Dutch defender Gregory Van der Wiel, during the French L1 football match on November 21, 2014
Result: Late Ezequiel Lavezzi strike seals Paris Saint-Germain win
Ezequiel Lavezzi scores late on to give Paris Saint-Germain a 3-2 win over Metz after the hosts had come back from two goals down.
Nov 21, 21:21
Caen's French defender Jean Calve (L) congratulates Caen's French Guinean forward Bangaly-Fode Koita (R) after he scored a goal during the French first division L1 football match against Metz on November 1, 2014
Result: Caen fightback denies Metz
Florent Malouda's late penalty earns Metz a 3-2 Ligue 1 victory over Caen at the Stade Saint-Symphorien.
Nov 1, 20:57
Metz' Malian forward Modibo Maiga (R) vies with Nice's French midfielder Nampalys Mendy during the French L1 football match Nice (OGC Nice) vs Metz (FC Metz) on September 13, 2014
Result: Metz beat Nice on penalties in Coupe de la Ligue
Metz beat Nice 3-2 in a penalty shootout to advance in the Coupe de la Ligue.
Oct 29, 20:16
Metz' Malian forward Modibo Maiga (R) vies with Nice's French midfielder Nampalys Mendy during the French L1 football match Nice (OGC Nice) vs Metz (FC Metz) on September 13, 2014
Result: Last-gasp Alexy Bosetti finish gives Nice win
Nice earn a late victory over Metz in Ligue 1 as striker Alexy Bosseti scores in the fifth minute of injury time to give his side a 1-0 win.
Sep 13, 21:18
West Ham's Modibo Maiga in action against Cardiff on August 17, 2013
West Ham United confirm Modibo Maiga's loan move to Metz
West Ham United confirm that Modibo Maiga has joined French side Metz on a season-long loan.
Aug 27, 11:09
West Ham's Modibo Maiga in action against Cardiff on August 17, 2013
Report: West Ham United's Modibo Maiga heading for Metz
French club Metz are reportedly on the verge of signing West Ham United striker Modibo Maiga on a season-long loan basis.
Aug 24, 12:24
Leicester's David Nugent is congratulated by teammates after scoring the opening goal against QPR during their Championship match on April 19, 2014
Result: Leicester City edge past 10-man Queens Park Rangers
Leicester City inch closer to the Championship title after a 1-0 win over 10-man Queens Park Rangers.
Apr 19, 14:11
Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson looks on ahead of the Championship playoff semi-final against Watford on May 9, 2013
Half-Time Report: Leicester City, Queens Park Rangers goalless at the break
Leicester City are being held to a goalless draw at home by Queens Park Rangers, despite chances for both sides.
Apr 19, 13:07
Manchester United's English striker William Keane vies with Blackburn Rovers' Scottish defender Grant Hanley during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Blackburn Rovers at Old Trafford in Manchester, north-west England
Team News: Will Keane starts for Queens Park Rangers
Will Keane starts up front for Queens Park Rangers against Blackburn Rovers, while Charlie Austin, Bobby Zamora and Modibo Maiga are on the bench.
Apr 8, 19:43
QPR's Junior Hoilett in action against Ipswich on August 17, 2013
Result: Queens Park Rangers held at home by Blackpool
Queens Park Rangers are held to a 1-1 draw by Blackpool in the Championship despite a rousing second-half fightback.
Mar 29, 16:55



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