Dramane Traoré began playing football in the Malien Première Division. Since then he has gone on to play for clubs in Mali, Egypt, Tunisia, Russia, Ukraine, UAE, Malaysia and Indonesia. A regular for the Mali national team, he has played 29 times and scored six goals for them. He was also a part of the Malian 2004 Olympic football team, who exited in the quarter finals after finishing top of group A. In 2007 he also scored a last minute winner against Togo in the Africa Cup of Nations 2008 qualifier.
A Cup winner in Russia and Tunisia, he will look to add to the ISL 2016 title to his trophy cabinet this season.
•Russian Cup : 2006–07 with Lokomotiv Moscow
•Tunisian Ligue Professionnelle 1: 2010–11 with Espérance
•Tunisian Cup : 2010–11 with Espérance
•Malaysian Super League Golden Boot Award: 2015