Boulaye Dia is a professional footballer who is currently on loan from La Liga club Villarreal to Italian Serie A club Salernitana. He was born in France and represents Senegal at the international level.
Boulaye Dia was born in Oyonnax, France on November 16, 1996 (age 26). He holds French nationality and belongs to the black race.
His Zodiac sign is Scorpio. The following day, on July 16, 2018, Boulaye signed a professional contract with Stade de Reims following a productive debut season with Jura Sud Foot in which he scored 15 goals in 21 games. On October 20, 2018, he made his professional debut for Reims in a 1-1 draw with Angers in Ligue 1. In a 4-0 victory over Montpellier on October 25, 2020, Dia notched a hat-trick, making history by becoming the first Reims player to score in the top division since Santiago Santamaria in 1978.
The victory marked the team’s first league triumph of the 2020–21 campaign. Dia was acquired by Villarreal on a five-year contract from Stade Reims on July 13, 2021. He received high praise for his impressive performance on his first-ever official debut for Villareal, which was against Chelsea in the 2021 UEFA Super Cup. On August 18, 2022, Dia relocated to On October 1st, 2020, he was selected to play for the Senegal national team.
On October 9, 2020, he made his debut for Senegal in a friendly loss to Morocco that ended 3-1. Salernitana of Serie A is on a one-year loan with a buyout clause.
Senegal Forward Dia began a long-term contract with an annual salary of £1,248,000 EUR and a weekly salary of £47,722 EUR.