Armand Traore is a football player who plays as a left back for Queens Park Rangers . Traoré is a product of the Arsenal Academy where he started his professional career in 2005. He became mainly as a reserve team member by making six appearances in the season 2005-06 and went to start Arsenal's League Cup matches against Everton, Liverpool, and the final against Chelsea, which Arsenal lost 2–1, he then transferred to Portsmouth a season long loan deal in 2008 where he scored his first premiere goal though he made nineteen league appearances and returned back to the Arsenal in 2009. Thereafter he joined with Italian giants Juventus on a season-long loan, Traore missed almost three months of the season due to an injury at Juventus , After spent most of time with Juventus , Traore moved to his current team Queens Park Rangers with a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee in August 2011. Armand Traore has represented France at Under-17 , Under-18, under-19 , and under-21 levels although received his first call-up from Senegal against Morocco.