Oumar Niasse: Meet the hard-working Senegalese striker wanted in England

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Date of birth: April 18, 1990

Place of birth: Ouakam, Senegal

Height: 6ft 2in

Position: Forward

Current club: Lokomotiv Moscow (42 apps, 19 goals)

Former club(s): US Ouakam, Brann (loan), Akhisar Belediyespor

International: Senegal (4 caps, 0 goals)

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Michael Yokhin

Michael Yokhin is a European football writer. In addition to FourFourTwo, he wrote for Guardian, BBC, ESPN, Blizzard, New York Times, Independent, 11Freunde, Josimar and others. He takes keen interest in leagues, teams and players that might be a bit out of the main focus in the mainstream media, and loves football history as well.