Ibrahima Fall Faye

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Ibrahima Fall Faye
No. 28 – Metropolitans 92
PositionPower forward / Center
LeagueLNB Pro A
Personal information
Born (1997-01-10) 10 January 1997 (age 25)
Fissel, Thiès, Senegal
NationalitySenegalese
Listed height2.09 m (6 ft 10 in)
Listed weight105 kg (231 lb)
Career information
High schoolSEED Academy
(Dakar, Senegal)
NBA draft2019 / Undrafted
Playing career2016–present
Career history
2016–2017Élan Chalon
2017–2019Poitiers 86
2018–2019Leuven Bears
2019–2021Antwerp Giants
2021–2022Monaco
2022–presentMetropolitans 92
Career highlights and awards

Ibrahima Fall Faye (born 10 January 1997) is a Senegalese professional basketball player for Metropolitans 92 of the LNB Pro A and the Senegal national basketball team.[1][2]

Professional career[edit]

Fall Faye played in the youth teams of Élan Chalon.[2] He played 9 matches in the LNB Pro A with during the 2016–17 season.,[2] as well as three matches in the FIBA Europe Cup[3] and one in the 2017 Leaders Cup.[2]

In April 2018, he declared for the 2018 NBA draft.[4]

On July 7, 2019, Fall Faye signed a two-year contract with Telenet Giants Antwerp.[5]

On February 27, 2021, Fall Faye has signed with AS Monaco of the French LNB Pro A.[6]

On July 24, 2022, he has signed with Metropolitans 92 of the LNB Pro A.[7]

National team career[edit]

Fall Faye has been a member of the Senegal national basketball team. He played at the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ibrahima Fall Faye Player Profile, Chalon-Sur-Saone, International Stats, Events Stats, Game Logs, Awards - RealGM". basketball.realgm.com.
  2. ^ a b c d "Ibrahima Fall Faye - Chalon/Saône – Joueurs - Pro A – LNB.fr". www.lnb.fr.
  3. ^ "Statistiques Elan Chalon". fiba.basketball. Retrieved 7 February 2018.
  4. ^ @DraftExpress (19 April 2018). "1997-born Melvyn Govindy (7'0, Cholet), Jean-Marc Pansa (6'11, Nanterre) and Ibrahima Faye (6'10, Poitiers) are dec…" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  5. ^ "Welkom Ibrahima! – Telenet Giants Antwerp". Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  6. ^ "Monaco ink Ibrahima Fall Faye". Sportando. February 27, 2021. Retrieved February 27, 2021.
  7. ^ "Ibrahima Fall Faye, nouveau pivot des Metropolitans 92 !". metropolitans92.com (in French). July 24, 2022. Retrieved August 8, 2022.