Jean-Yves Koue Niate

Jean-Yves Koue Niate

Jean-Yves Koue Niate


Date of Birth


Place of Birth

Paris, France



  • Club Debut: AWAY Vs Chelmsford City (NLS 04/08/18)
  • Previous Clubs: Stade Reams B, Cannes B, KV Turnhout, FCJL Arlon, AS Poissy, Solihull Moors, Oxford City, Ebbsfleet United, Guiseley FC,


Torquay United Football Club is pleased to announce the signing of defender, Jean-Yves Koué Niate.

Niate, 25, joins the squad after spells in France and Belgium before arriving in England in 2016. He joined Solihull Moors and then moved to Oxford City, Ebbsfleet United, and Guiseley AFC.

“I’m pleased to get him,” said TUFC head coach, Gary Owers. “He’s a big, imposing character. He’s 6 foot 4, muscular and athletic, as well having experience playing in the National League and National League South.

“I’m bringing him in to hopefully be a focal point of our defence.”