Traoré is an African surname:
Abdou Razack Traore- Young Ivorian midfielder for Rosenborg.
Alain Traore- Burkinabe footballer for Auxerre.
Armand Traore- French defender for Juventus.
Dame Traore- French footballer for Valenciennes.
Djimi Traore- Former Liverpool defender now at Rennes.
Kandia Traore- Ivorian player for Strasbourg.
Mahamane Traore- Malian midfielder for OGC Nice.
Mody Traore- French footballer and brother of Dame.
Sammy Traore- Malian defender.