|Birthday (Age):||27. April 1991 (26)|
|Birthplace:||Abidjan, Ivory Coast|
|Previous Clubs:||FC Africa Sports (Abidjan, Ivory Coast), FC Sfaxien (Sfax, Tunisia)|
The Ivorian striker joined Dynamo Brest in summer 2016, when signed a one-year contract with the club.
The Bingerville-born player spent last five seasons in Tunisian CS Sfaxien, and together with the team won the second best African clubs’ tournament – CAF Confederation Cup in 2013. The same year Idrissa became the champion of Tunisian Ligue Professionnelle 1.
For the half of the year in Brest, Kouyate made 13 appearances for Blue-Whites, scored 5 goals and made 1 assist.
The distinguishing attribute of the striker is his power style of play, using the strength of his body. Most of his goals were scored in this manner.