CURRENT CLUB: Everton (England)
Lacina Traore is one of the tallest soccer players in the world, standing at 6'8''. He has been injured almost the entire year while on loan at Everton from Monaco.
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Traore registered his first cap with the Elephants in 2012. He scored two goals in three appearances during World Cup qualifying.
Traore has played for Abidjan, Krasnodar, and Anzhi Makhachkala during his club career. His most successful season came in 2011-12 when he scored 18 goals for Krasnodar in the Russian Premier League.