Franck Tayou is a Cameroonian-American professional soccer player who plays in the Major Arena Soccer League. A 4-time MVP, 6-time Golden Boot Award winner, and recurrent All-Star, Tayou is “The King” of the MASL: All Time Leader in goals, points, game-winning goals, and single season goals. He is the all time leading goal scorer for Soles de Sonora, Empire Strykers (formerly known as Ontario fury) and the Arena soccer National Team. He is the Greatest Player of his generation and undoubtedly one of the most dominant players the indoor game has ever seen. He has represented the United States in Futsal, Beach and Arena Soccer competitions around the world. Tayou also played outdoor soccer in the USL with San Antonio FC, Richmond Kickers, Fresno FC and NISA with LA Force.
Tayou is a force on and off the field. He was named the Ed Tepper Humanitarian of the Year in 2019 for ongoing work to raise money for orphanages, food, school supplies, healthcare, and sports equipment in the communities where he plays in Mexico, Cameroon, and across the United States.