Soccer celebrity from Mali most well-known for his five-year profession with Barcelona, where he won a complete of fourteen game titles. Internationally, he started playing for the older Mali national group in 2000. He was created in Bamako, Mali and started his youth profession with Center Salif Keita in 1995. He received the Golden Ball because the greatest player from the tournament in the 1999 FIFA U-20 Globe Glass. His uncle, Salif Keita, was a specialist soccer player who was simply once called African Footballer of the entire year. He continues to be teammates with Daniele DeRossi on AS Roma within the Serie A little league.