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Serhou Guirassy’s career has been marked by impressive goal-scoring abilities and a knack for making crucial contributions to his teams. With his talent and determination, he continues to make his mark in both domestic and international football.
Serhou Guirassy’s Biography
Serhou Yadaly Guirassy, born on March 12, 1996, is a professional footballer from France. He is a striker for Bundesliga club VfB Stuttgart as well as a member of the Guinea national team.
Guirassy was born to Guinean parents in Arles, France. He began his football career with clubs such as Montargis, Amilly, and Laval in France. Guirassy joined Lille from Laval in July 2015, signing a four-year contract for a reported €1 million transfer fee.
Guirassy signed a five-year contract with 1. FC Köln in July 2016 after leaving Lille. However, he suffered some setbacks in his first season owing to ailments, including meniscus surgery and muscular difficulties.
On April 1, 2017, he made his Bundesliga debut against Hamburger SV. Guirassy scored his first Bundesliga goal and made his impact in the Europa League in his second season with 1. FC Köln, becoming the club’s top scorer in all competitions. Despite his achievements, his team was demoted from the Bundesliga.
Guirassy then joined the Amiens on loan until the end of the season in January 2019. Following the loan period, Amiens exercised an option to purchase his rights for the following season.
Guirassy scored a remarkable brace in a 4-4 draw against Paris Saint-Germain in January 2020. Amiens was relegated from Ligue 1 the following season.
Guirassy signed a five-year contract with Rennes on August 27, 2020. He made an immediate impression by scoring two goals in his first game. He scored his first Champions League goal in October 2020, which also marked Rennes’ first-ever goal in the competition.
Guirassy set a career high in March 2022 when he scored his maiden hat-trick in a 6-1 win over FC Metz.
Guirassy joined VfB Stuttgart on loan for the 2022–23 season in September 2022, and the move was eventually made permanent. He had an outstanding start to the 2023–24 season, scoring 10 goals in the first five games, including a Bundesliga hat-trick.
He also broke Robert Lewandowski’s Bundesliga record for most goals in the first seven games of a season. His outstanding play earned him the Bundesliga Player of the Month award for September 2023.
Guirassy represented France at the international youth level. However, he chose to represent Guinea, his parents’ home nation, at the senior level. In March 2022, he made his Guinea national team debut in a friendly match against South Africa.
What Is Serhou Guirassy’s Net Worth? How Rich Is He? Full Details
Serhou Guirassy has a net worth that stands at $5 million according to a report by Soccer10tips.