Cheikhou Kouyaté

Date of birth21 December 1989
Place of birthDakar
NationalitySenegalese
Weight84 kg
Height1.93 m
PositionDefender/Midfielder

Cheikhou Kouyaté joined West Ham United in June 2014 with a four-year contract that was extended to June 2021 in March 2016.

He joined Crystal Palace in August 2018 with a four-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
FC Brussels 01 Jan 2008 30 Jun 2008
Anderlecht 01 Jul 2008 18 Jun 2014
KV Kortrijk 01 Aug 2008 31 May 2009 L
West Ham United 18 Jun 2014 01 Aug 2018
Crystal Palace 01 Aug 2018

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2014-15 West Ham United FA Cup 1
2014-15 West Ham United Premier League 30
1
4
5
2015-16 West Ham United FA Cup 5
1
2015-16 West Ham United League Cup
1
2015-16 West Ham United Premier League 34
5
5
2015-16 West Ham United UEFA Europa League 2
2016-17 West Ham United League Cup 2
1
1
2016-17 West Ham United Premier League 31
1
3
2016-17 West Ham United UEFA Europa League 3
2
2017-18 West Ham United FA Cup 1
2017-18 West Ham United League Cup 2
1
2017-18 West Ham United Premier League 32
1
2
5
2018-19 Crystal Palace FA Cup 2
2
2018-19 Crystal Palace League Cup 2
2018-19 Crystal Palace Premier League 21
10
3
2019-20 Crystal Palace FA Cup 1
2019-20 Crystal Palace Premier League 29
6
1
4
2020-21 Crystal Palace FA Cup
1
2020-21 Crystal Palace Premier League 35
1
1
4
2021-22 Crystal Palace League Cup 1
2021-22 Crystal Palace Premier League 10
2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
16 Aug 2014 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur L 0-1 Premier League
23 Aug 2014 Crystal Palace v West Ham United W 1-3 Premier League
30 Aug 2014 West Ham United v Southampton L 1-3 Premier League
15 Sep 2014 Hull City v West Ham United D 2-2 Premier League
20 Sep 2014 West Ham United v Liverpool W 3-1 Premier League
25 Oct 2014 West Ham United v Manchester City W 2-1 Premier League
01 Nov 2014 Stoke City v West Ham United D 2-2 Premier League
08 Nov 2014 West Ham United v Aston Villa D 0-0 Premier League
29 Nov 2014 West Ham United v Newcastle United W 1-0 Premier League
02 Dec 2014 West Bromwich Albion v West Ham United W 1-2 Premier League
07 Dec 2014 West Ham United v Swansea City W 3-1 Premier League
13 Dec 2014 Sunderland v West Ham United D 1-1 Premier League
20 Dec 2014 West Ham United v Leicester City W 2-0 Premier League
26 Dec 2014 Chelsea v West Ham United L 2-0 Premier League
28 Dec 2014 West Ham United v Arsenal L 1-2 Premier League
01 Jan 2015 West Ham United v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 Premier League
08 Feb 2015 West Ham United v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
11 Feb 2015 Southampton v West Ham United D 0-0 Premier League
14 Feb 2015 West Bromwich Albion v West Ham United L 4-0 FA Cup 5th round
22 Feb 2015 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United D 2-2 Premier League
28 Feb 2015 West Ham United v Crystal Palace L 1-3 Premier League
04 Mar 2015 West Ham United v Chelsea L 0-1 Premier League
14 Mar 2015 Arsenal v West Ham United L 3-0 Premier League
21 Mar 2015 West Ham United v Sunderland W 1-0 Premier League
04 Apr 2015 Leicester City v West Ham United L 2-1 Premier League
11 Apr 2015 West Ham United v Stoke City D 1-1 Premier League
19 Apr 2015 Manchester City v West Ham United L 2-0 Premier League
25 Apr 2015 Queens Park Rangers v West Ham United D 0-0 Premier League
02 May 2015 West Ham United v Burnley W 1-0 Premier League
09 May 2015 Aston Villa v West Ham United L 1-0 Premier League
16 May 2015 West Ham United v Everton L 1-2 Premier League
24 May 2015 Newcastle United v West Ham United L 2-0 Premier League
23 Jul 2015 Birkirkara v West Ham United L 1-0
Agg: 1-1 (5-3)
UEFA Europa League 2nd qualifying round 2nd leg
30 Jul 2015 West Ham United v Astra Giurgiu D 2-2 UEFA Europa League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
09 Aug 2015 Arsenal v West Ham United W 0-2 Premier League
15 Aug 2015 West Ham United v Leicester City L 1-2 Premier League
22 Aug 2015 West Ham United v AFC Bournemouth L 3-4 Premier League
29 Aug 2015 Liverpool v West Ham United W 0-3 Premier League
14 Sep 2015 West Ham United v Newcastle United W 2-0 Premier League
22 Sep 2015 Leicester City v West Ham United L 2-1 League Cup 3rd round
26 Sep 2015 West Ham United v Norwich City D 2-2 Premier League
03 Oct 2015 Sunderland v West Ham United D 2-2 Premier League
17 Oct 2015 Crystal Palace v West Ham United W 1-3 Premier League
24 Oct 2015 West Ham United v Chelsea W 2-1 Premier League
31 Oct 2015 Watford v West Ham United L 2-0 Premier League
07 Nov 2015 West Ham United v Everton D 1-1 Premier League
22 Nov 2015 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United L 4-1 Premier League
29 Nov 2015 West Ham United v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 Premier League
05 Dec 2015 Manchester United v West Ham United D 0-0 Premier League
12 Dec 2015 West Ham United v Stoke City D 0-0 Premier League
20 Dec 2015 Swansea City v West Ham United D 0-0 Premier League
26 Dec 2015 Aston Villa v West Ham United D 1-1 Premier League
28 Dec 2015 West Ham United v Southampton W 2-1 Premier League
02 Jan 2016 West Ham United v Liverpool W 2-0 Premier League
16 Jan 2016 Newcastle United v West Ham United L 2-1 Premier League
23 Jan 2016 West Ham United v Manchester City D 2-2 Premier League
30 Jan 2016 Liverpool v West Ham United D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round
02 Feb 2016 West Ham United v Aston Villa W 2-0 Premier League
09 Feb 2016 West Ham United v Liverpool W 2-1 FA Cup 4th round replay
21 Feb 2016 Blackburn Rovers v West Ham United W 1-5 FA Cup 5th round
27 Feb 2016 West Ham United v Sunderland W 1-0 Premier League
02 Mar 2016 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 Premier League
05 Mar 2016 Everton v West Ham United W 2-3 Premier League
13 Mar 2016 Manchester United v West Ham United D 1-1 FA Cup 6th round
19 Mar 2016 Chelsea v West Ham United D 2-2 Premier League
02 Apr 2016 West Ham United v Crystal Palace D 2-2 Premier League
09 Apr 2016 West Ham United v Arsenal D 3-3 Premier League
13 Apr 2016 West Ham United v Manchester United L 1-2 FA Cup 6th round replay
17 Apr 2016 Leicester City v West Ham United D 2-2 Premier League
20 Apr 2016 West Ham United v Watford W 3-1 Premier League
30 Apr 2016 West Bromwich Albion v West Ham United W 0-3 Premier League
07 May 2016 West Ham United v Swansea City L 1-4 Premier League
10 May 2016 West Ham United v Manchester United W 3-2 Premier League
15 May 2016 Stoke City v West Ham United L 2-1 Premier League
28 Jul 2016 NK Domzale v West Ham United L 2-1 UEFA Europa League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
04 Aug 2016 West Ham United v NK Domzale W 3-0 UEFA Europa League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
15 Aug 2016 Chelsea v West Ham United L 2-1 Premier League
21 Aug 2016 West Ham United v AFC Bournemouth W 1-0 Premier League
25 Aug 2016 West Ham United v Astra Giurgiu L 0-1 UEFA Europa League Play-off 2nd leg
28 Aug 2016 Manchester City v West Ham United L 3-1 Premier League
10 Sep 2016 West Ham United v Watford L 2-4 Premier League
17 Sep 2016 West Bromwich Albion v West Ham United L 4-2 Premier League
25 Sep 2016 West Ham United v Southampton L 0-3 Premier League
01 Oct 2016 West Ham United v Middlesbrough D 1-1 Premier League
15 Oct 2016 Crystal Palace v West Ham United W 0-1 Premier League
22 Oct 2016 West Ham United v Sunderland W 1-0 Premier League
26 Oct 2016 West Ham United v Chelsea W 2-1 League Cup 4th round
30 Oct 2016 Everton v West Ham United L 2-0 Premier League
05 Nov 2016 West Ham United v Stoke City D 1-1 Premier League
19 Nov 2016 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United L 3-2 Premier League
27 Nov 2016 Manchester United v West Ham United D 1-1 Premier League
30 Nov 2016 Manchester United v West Ham United L 4-1 League Cup 5th round
14 Dec 2016 West Ham United v Burnley W 1-0 Premier League
17 Dec 2016 West Ham United v Hull City W 1-0 Premier League
26 Dec 2016 Swansea City v West Ham United W 1-4 Premier League
31 Dec 2016 Leicester City v West Ham United L 1-0 Premier League
02 Jan 2017 West Ham United v Manchester United L 0-2 Premier League
04 Feb 2017 Southampton v West Ham United W 1-3 Premier League
11 Feb 2017 West Ham United v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 Premier League
25 Feb 2017 Watford v West Ham United D 1-1 Premier League
06 Mar 2017 West Ham United v Chelsea L 1-2 Premier League
11 Mar 2017 AFC Bournemouth v West Ham United L 3-2 Premier League
18 Mar 2017 West Ham United v Leicester City L 2-3 Premier League
01 Apr 2017 Hull City v West Ham United L 2-1 Premier League
05 Apr 2017 Arsenal v West Ham United L 3-0 Premier League
08 Apr 2017 West Ham United v Swansea City W 1-0 Premier League
15 Apr 2017 Sunderland v West Ham United D 2-2 Premier League
22 Apr 2017 West Ham United v Everton D 0-0 Premier League
29 Apr 2017 Stoke City v West Ham United D 0-0 Premier League
05 May 2017 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 Premier League
23 Aug 2017 Cheltenham Town v West Ham United W 0-2 League Cup 2nd round
26 Aug 2017 Newcastle United v West Ham United L 3-0 Premier League
11 Sep 2017 West Ham United v Huddersfield Town W 2-0 Premier League
16 Sep 2017 West Bromwich Albion v West Ham United D 0-0 Premier League
19 Sep 2017 West Ham United v Bolton Wanderers W 3-0 League Cup 3rd round
23 Sep 2017 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-3 Premier League
30 Sep 2017 West Ham United v Swansea City W 1-0 Premier League
14 Oct 2017 Burnley v West Ham United D 1-1 Premier League
20 Oct 2017 West Ham United v Brighton and Hove Albion L 0-3 Premier League
25 Oct 2017 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United W 2-3 League Cup 4th round
28 Oct 2017 Crystal Palace v West Ham United D 2-2 Premier League
04 Nov 2017 West Ham United v Liverpool L 1-4 Premier League
19 Nov 2017 Watford v West Ham United L 2-0 Premier League
24 Nov 2017 West Ham United v Leicester City D 1-1 Premier League
29 Nov 2017 Everton v West Ham United L 4-0 Premier League
03 Dec 2017 Manchester City v West Ham United L 2-1 Premier League
23 Dec 2017 West Ham United v Newcastle United L 2-3 Premier League
26 Dec 2017 AFC Bournemouth v West Ham United D 3-3 Premier League
02 Jan 2018 West Ham United v West Bromwich Albion W 2-1 Premier League
04 Jan 2018 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United D 1-1 Premier League
07 Jan 2018 Shrewsbury Town v West Ham United D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2018 Huddersfield Town v West Ham United W 1-4 Premier League
20 Jan 2018 West Ham United v AFC Bournemouth D 1-1 Premier League
30 Jan 2018 West Ham United v Crystal Palace D 1-1 Premier League
03 Feb 2018 Brighton and Hove Albion v West Ham United L 3-1 Premier League
10 Feb 2018 West Ham United v Watford W 2-0 Premier League
24 Feb 2018 Liverpool v West Ham United L 4-1 Premier League
03 Mar 2018 Swansea City v West Ham United L 4-1 Premier League
10 Mar 2018 West Ham United v Burnley L 0-3 Premier League
31 Mar 2018 West Ham United v Southampton W 3-0 Premier League
08 Apr 2018 Chelsea v West Ham United D 1-1 Premier League
16 Apr 2018 West Ham United v Stoke City D 1-1 Premier League
22 Apr 2018 Arsenal v West Ham United L 4-1 Premier League
29 Apr 2018 West Ham United v Manchester City L 1-4 Premier League
05 May 2018 Leicester City v West Ham United W 0-2 Premier League
10 May 2018 West Ham United v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
13 May 2018 West Ham United v Everton W 3-1 Premier League


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2013-14 Senegal FIFA World Cup 2
1
2014-15 Senegal Africa Cup of Nations 5
1
2015-16 Senegal Africa Cup of Nations 3
1
2015-16 Senegal FIFA World Cup 2
1
2015-16 Senegal International Friendly 1
1
2016-17 Senegal Africa Cup of Nations 4
2
2016-17 Senegal FIFA World Cup 2
2016-17 Senegal International Friendly 2
2017-18 Senegal FIFA World Cup 5
3
2017-18 Senegal International Friendly 2
2018-19 Senegal Africa Cup of Nations 10
1
1
2018-19 Senegal International Friendly 1
2019-20 Senegal Africa Cup of Nations 2
2019-20 Senegal International Friendly 1
1
2020-21 Senegal Africa Cup of Nations 4
1
2020-21 Senegal International Friendly 1
2
2021-22 Senegal FIFA World Cup 4


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
02 Jun 2012 Senegal v Liberia W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group J
07 Sep 2013 Senegal v Uganda W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group J
12 Oct 2013 Ivory Coast v Senegal L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 3rd round
25 May 2014 Kosovo v Senegal W 1-3 International Friendly
05 Sep 2014 Senegal v Egypt W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group G
10 Sep 2014 Botswana v Senegal W 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group G
15 Nov 2014 Egypt v Senegal W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group G
19 Nov 2014 Senegal v Botswana W 3-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group G
13 Jun 2015 Senegal v Burundi W 3-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group K
05 Sep 2015 Namibia v Senegal W 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group K
13 Oct 2015 Algeria v Senegal L 1-0 International Friendly
13 Nov 2015 Madagascar v Senegal D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Africa preliminary round
17 Nov 2015 Senegal v Madagascar W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Africa preliminary round
26 Mar 2016 Senegal v Niger W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group K
04 Jun 2016 Burundi v Senegal W 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group K
03 Sep 2016 Senegal v Namibia W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group K
08 Oct 2016 Senegal v Cape Verde Islands W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group D
12 Nov 2016 South Africa v Senegal L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group D
11 Jan 2017 Congo v Senegal W 0-2 International Friendly
15 Jan 2017 Tunisia v Senegal W 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Group B
19 Jan 2017 Senegal v Zimbabwe W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group B
28 Jan 2017 Senegal v Cameroon L 0-0 (4-5) Africa Cup of Nations Quarter-final
23 Mar 2017 Nigeria v Senegal D 1-1 International Friendly
02 Sep 2017 Senegal v Burkina Faso D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group D
05 Sep 2017 Burkina Faso v Senegal D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Africa group D
07 Oct 2017 Cape Verde Islands v Senegal W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Africa group D
10 Nov 2017 South Africa v Senegal W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Africa group D
14 Nov 2017 Senegal v South Africa W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group D
31 May 2018 Luxembourg v Senegal D 0-0 International Friendly
11 Jun 2018 Senegal v Korea Republic W 2-0 International Friendly
19 Jun 2018 Poland v Senegal W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Group H
24 Jun 2018 Japan v Senegal D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Group H
28 Jun 2018 Senegal v Colombia L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group H
09 Sep 2018 Madagascar v Senegal D 2-2 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group A
13 Oct 2018 Senegal v Sudan W 3-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group A
16 Oct 2018 Sudan v Senegal W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group A
17 Nov 2018 Equatorial Guinea v Senegal W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group A
26 Mar 2019 Senegal v Mali W 2-1 International Friendly
23 Jun 2019 Senegal v Tanzania W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group C
27 Jun 2019 Senegal v Algeria L 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Group C
01 Jul 2019 Kenya v Senegal W 0-3 Africa Cup of Nations Group C
05 Jul 2019 Uganda v Senegal W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals - Round of 16
10 Jul 2019 Senegal v Benin W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals quarter-final
14 Jul 2019 Senegal v Tunisia W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals semi-final
19 Jul 2019 Senegal v Algeria L 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals final
10 Oct 2019 Brazil v Senegal D 1-1 International Friendly
13 Nov 2019 Senegal v Congo W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group I
17 Nov 2019 Swaziland v Senegal W 1-4 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group I
09 Oct 2020 Morocco v Senegal L 3-1 International Friendly
11 Nov 2020 Senegal v Guinea-Bissau W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group I
15 Nov 2020 Guinea-Bissau v Senegal W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group I
26 Mar 2021 Congo v Senegal D 0-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group I
30 Mar 2021 Senegal v Swaziland D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group I
05 Jun 2021 Senegal v Zambia W 3-1 International Friendly
08 Jun 2021 Senegal v Cape Verde Islands W 2-0 International Friendly
01 Sep 2021 Senegal v Togo W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group H
09 Oct 2021 Senegal v Namibia W 4-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group H
12 Oct 2021 Namibia v Senegal W 1-3 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group H
11 Nov 2021 Togo v Senegal D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group H


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.