Ivorian striker who scored 51 goals in 69 appearances for Vitesse between 2011 and 2013; named Dutch Footballer of the Year in 2013. Manchester City loaned him to Stoke City in 2016.
He began his professional career with Issia Wazi in 2006.
He helped Sparta Prague win the 2010 Czech Republic Football Supercup.
His father's name is Amedee Shemiz Bony. He has a daughter and two sons.
He joined Didier Drogba on the Ivory Coast's national team in 2010.