The list of football players around the globe who have decided to convert to Islam during the early or later years of their lives is long.
LOUDESTGIST has gathered eight(8) famous footballers who chose to join one of the largest religions in the world – Islam.
#1:. Emmanuel Adebayor
A Togolese footballer who plays as a forward for English club Tottenham Hotspur and the Togo national team has recently converted to Islam in a ceremony recorded and posted to YouTube.
It appeared Adebayor was a practising Christian until recently, as he used to post pictures of himself with a priest to Facebook with captions praising God.