RotoWire Partners

Vincent Aboubakar

22-Year-Old Forward     Lorient  Ligue 1


Cameroon

Birthdate:  January 22, 1992    Birthplace:  Yaoundé, Cameroon    Nationality:  Cameroon    Height:  6' 0"    Weight:  181 lbs    

May 28, 2014    Vincent Aboubakar News

▼ More

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

+ Add To Watchlist

Aboubakar tallied team-highs with 16 goals and seven assists in 35 appearances for Lorient this season.

Aboubakar spent his first three Ligue 1 seasons with Valenciennes, but managed just nine goals over that span. As a result, his 16 scores this term marked a breakout campaign for the 22-year-old striker, who actually netted one-third of Lorient's league goals. The Cameroon International also set up seven more goals, supplying the bulk of his team's offensive exploits. As his country ventures to this summer's World Cup, Aboubakar replicating his club form could trigger added transfer interest in his services before next season.

Vincent Aboubakar: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

April 20, 2014

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

Aboubakar bagged two goals in second-half stoppage time to salvage a 4-4 draw versus Montpellier on Sunday.

Aboubakar was introduced at the 58 minute mark, a substitution that later paid dividends for Lorient through two goals just before the final whistle. The 22-year-old has four goals and an assist in his past four games. At the moment, only Zlatan Ibrahimovic has found the scoresheet more than Aboubakar in Ligue 1 play this season.

March 30, 2014

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

Aboubakar scored a 45th minute penalty kick in Saturday's draw against Reims.

Aboubakar had not scored in nearly two months, but ended his goal drought by converting from the spot. The 22-year-old now has 13 goals and five assists through 30 appearances, which puts him among Ligue 1's top-five goal scorers on the season.

January 19, 2014

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

Aboubakar contributed two assists during Saturday's win over Guingamp.

Aboubakar has been one of Ligue 1's standout players this season, as the 21-year-old has now totaled 11 goals and four assists. The youngster is certainly making a strong case to be included in Cameroon's World Cup squad this summer.