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SADIO MANE CROWNED AFRICA’S BEST FOOTBALLER

Sadio Mane, is a skillful soccer player for the Senegal national team as midfielder for both the national team and his premier league club Liverpool, England. Mane, born on April 10, 1992 in Sedhiou in Senegal, began his soccer profession at age 19 as an academy player for the Senegal soccer academy, then made it to his first football club in Metz which is a French football club. He has made it to several football clubs in his football career. Some of the teams he played for includes red bull Salzburg in 2012, Southampton, 2014 to 2016 and from...

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The Ayew Brothers – Famous Families In football

African Celebrities Who Inspire Us: The Pele Family are on top of our Fathers and Sons in football List! Abedi Ayew, popularly known as Abedi Pele is a Ghanaian retired footballer who played for most part of his career as an attacking midfielder and captain of the Black Stars. He was one of the best footballers during his time and is still regarded as one of the greatest African footballers of all time. Abedi Pele’s hard work and talents was recruited by many European clubs such as Marseille, Lille, Lyon, Zurich, Torino among others. In addition to the above,...

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Pogba Family – Footballers

African Celebrities Who Inspire Us   PAUL POGBA: The Pogba family raised a young generation full of footballers. The youngest sibling is the Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba who was born in 1993. The French –Guinean footballer started his career at a very young age with US Roissy-en-Brie. When he was only 13, he was appointed as the captain of the youth tea of US Torcy. His professional debut was with Le Havre’s under-16 team. He relocated to the UK to play for the youth team of Manchester United, much to the disapproval of Le Havre because of the...

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Mario Balotelli Italian Professional Footballer

Mario Balotelli Italian professional footballer Mario Balotelli enjoyed a youthful career in Inter Milan under Jose Mourinho. In 2012, Mario Balotelli scored a goal in the Semi-Final of the Euro 2010 and dedicated it to her foster mother, Silva Balotelli. The poor boy waited until when he turned 18 before requesting for an Italian citizenship certificate as he was not officially adopted by the Balotelli. However, he cleared the air in an interview long before gaining the citizenship, saying “I am Italian, I feel Italian, I will forever play with the Italian national team“. As a young boy, the...

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Football News: Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha in helicopter crash

RIP: Thai billionaire businessman Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha fear died in the helicopter crash last night. Leicester fans have gathered at the stadium to pay their due respect and expressed how shocked and sad they are. Fans continue to lay flowers outside the stadium where the helicopter crushed. Everyone has  been saying what an amazing and fantastic many he is. Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, the founder and CEO of the company King Power (duty-free shop) is a legend and a true gentleman! He’s taken the club to the top and he will forever me remembered as a HERO! According to reports, the helicopter crash...

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