Diallo, Cherif

Birth Date

23rd December 1976

Birthplace

Dakar, Senegal

Occupation

Forward

Biographical Text

A real unknown quantity, who became the first player from Senegal to wear the red and white striped shirt of Exeter City.

Diallo was signed by the Grecians from Scarborough in September 2001, after featuring in pre-season friendlies against Newcastle United and Crystal Palace respectively.

He had appeared for Portuguese side Dragoes Sandinenses (August 1999- May 2000), before trying to break into English football with Brighton & Hove Albion whom he signed for in September 2000.

Moving on without playing a league match, he joined Scarborough in October 2000 and netted 8 goals on 21 league outings.

He made both his substitute appearances for Exeter against Plymouth Argyle and Darlington respectively - both matches ending in defeats.

He was released shortly afterwards. Diallo signed for Hayes in March 2002 and played four games for them.

Appearances as Substitute

2

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Citation

“Diallo, Cherif,” The Grecian Archive, accessed April 26, 2018, http://grecianarchive.exeter.ac.uk/items/show/1041.

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