Gilles Yapi-Yapo

Gilles Donald Yapi Yapo (born 30 January 1982 in Abidjan) is an Ivorian footballer who currently plays in midfield for FC Aarau in the Swiss Challenge League. He has represented Ivorian national team. Yapi Yapo was part of the Côte d’Ivoire team at the 2006 FIFA World Cup in Germany.

Personal information
Full name Gilles Donald Yapi Yapo
Date of birth 30 January 1982 (age 36)
Place of birth Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
Aarau (on loan from Zürich)
Number 37
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
–2001 ASEC Mimosas
2001–2004 Beveren 67 (13)
2004 → Nantes (loan) 15 (1)
2004–2006 Nantes 45 (2)
2006 → Young Boys (loan) 16 (2)
2006–2010 Young Boys 115 (15)
2010–2013 Basel 58 (3)
2013–2014 Dubai 12 (1)
2014– Zürich 49 (2)
2017– → Aarau (loan) 10 (0)
National team
2000–2010 Côte d’Ivoire 46 (3)

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