Football Player

Encyclopaedia Africana G February 26, 2021 GEORGE WEAH

Weah was selected as the African Player of the Year in 1989, 1994, and 1995. In 1995, he also received European Player of the Year and World Player of the Year honors. This was the only time all three awards have been won by an African competitor.

Encyclopaedia Africana V July 13, 2020 VIV ANDERSON

In 1978, he played one game for England Under 21 team and from 1978 to 1988, 30 games for the England national team.

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