Amath Ndiaye Diedhiou

Not to be confused with Amath Diedhiou.
Personal information
Full name Amath Ndiaye Diedhiou
Date of birth (1996-07-10) 10 July 1996
Place of birth Pikine, Senegal
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
(on loan from Atlético Madrid)
Number 31
Youth career
0000–2014 Valladolid
2014–2015 Atlético Madrid
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015– Atlético Madrid B 34 (10)
2016–Tenerife (loan) 11 (3)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 November 2016.

Amath Ndiaye Diedhiou (born 10 July 1996), simply known as Amath, is a Senegalese footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club CD Tenerife, on loan from Atlético Madrid.

Club career

Born in Pikine, Amath joined Atlético Madrid's youth setup in 2014, from Real Valladolid. He made his senior debut on 5 September 2015, coming on as a substitute in a 0–0 Tercera División home draw against CDE Lugo Fuenlabrada.[1]

On 15 November 2015 Amath scored his first senior goals, netting a double in a 3–0 home win against CD Móstoles URJC.[2] The following 6 January, he scored a hat-trick in a 4–1 away routing at AD Parla.[3]

On 28 August 2016, Amath was loaned to Segunda División club CD Tenerife, for one year.[4] He made his professional debut on 3 September, replacing Álex García in a 1–3 away loss against Elche CF.[5]

Amath scored his first professional goal on 12 October 2016, netting his team's only in a 1–3 Copa del Rey away loss against Rayo Vallecano. Late in the month, he scored a brace in a 3–2 home win against the same opponent.


  1. "El Atlético B se estrelló contra un muro" [Atlético B crashed against a wall] (in Spanish). Atlético Madrid. 5 September 2015. Retrieved 3 September 2016.
  2. "Pierre y Amath lideran la goleada ante el Móstoles URJC" [Pierre and Amath lead the routing over Móstoles] (in Spanish). Atlético Madrid. 15 November 2015. Retrieved 3 September 2016.
  3. "El Atlético B acabó goleando al Parla" [Atlético B ended up thrashing Parla] (in Spanish). Atlético Madrid. 6 January 2016. Retrieved 3 September 2016.
  4. "Amath llegará esta noche a Tenerife" [Amath will arrive tonight in Tenerife] (in Spanish). CD Tenerife. 28 August 2016. Retrieved 5 September 2016.
  5. "Un Elche muy efectivo se lleva la victoria ante el Tenerife" [A very effective Elche take the victory against Tenerife] (in Spanish). Marca. 3 September 2016. Retrieved 5 September 2016.

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