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Cheik Moussa Diagne

Center

The man from Senegal is an imposing presence under the basket

Cheik Moussa Diagne arrived at FC Barcelona ready for the season 2015/16. He was born in Guediawaye (Senegal) on 6 March 1994 and he first played for as a junior at Baloncesto Torrejón (2010/11 and 2011/12) and then in the LEB Plata for Àvila (2012/13), the same season as his top flight debut for Fuenlabrada in the ACB.

From 2013-15 he was a regular for the Madrid side in the ACB League before making the switch to FC Barcelona in the summer of 2015. 

He spent a season with the blaugranes before leaving on loan for Fuenlabrada for the 2016/17 season. After 26 games with the Madrid club in January 2017 he rejoined Barça for the remainder of the campaign. 

Technical profile

Moussa Diagne is a tall and physical centre with a great capacity for defensive rebounds. He is no slouch when it comes to blocking in defence and can be relied on for points on offense too. 

Honours

With FCB
Titles Amount Seasons
ACB Super Cup 1 2015/16
Catalan league 1 2015/16
Individual
Titles Amount Seasons
MVP Junior Final Four 1 2011/12