Yannick Anister Sagbo-Latte is a French-born Ivorian football player of Beninese descent who plays for French club Evian Thonon Gaillard on loan from Monaco in Ligue 2. Sagbo began his football career playing for his local side in Bouc-Bel-Air, which neighbors Marseille, before joining Monaco during the winter of 2004. He was a part of Monaco's 07–08 CFA squad that won the reserve's professional title. Following the season on May 13, 2008, he signed his first professional contract, agreeing to a three-year deal keeping him at the club until 2011. He officially joined the first-team squad for preseason in July 2008. Sagbo made three appearances during the pre-season, starting them all including their opening friendly match against fellow Ligue 1 side Toulouse FC, Croatian side NK Zagreb, and Olympique Marseille. He proceeded to make his professional debut on November 8, 2008 in a 0–1 loss to Olympique Lyonnais.Sagbo was nominated for the Benin national football team on 30 May 2008 against Angola national football team.
Over the past couple of years, several Premier League clubs took a long hard look at Yannick Sagbo. Speculation linked him with the likes of Fulham, QPR and West Ham. Eventually, this summer, Steve Bruce and Hull City took the plunge. The Tigers are now reaping the benefit of pouncing for the Ivorian forward. Sagbo [...]The post