Alcohol taking as an exercise is common in almost every society as it is a major mode of 'socialization'.
Hardly would you see a public function without beer and other alcoholic beverages all over the place for consumption.
The situation is also common among footballers around the world, but some have said a capital 'NO' to alcohol.
Here we take a look at some famous players who hate alcohol.
10. Franck Ribery
Franck Ribery is another famous teetotaler after he converted to Islam after marrying a Muslim woman in 2006, making him one of a number of Muslim players who also stay away from alcohol.
The French Muslim football player Franck Ribery has opened an alcohol-free bar that would serve fruit juices in his home town of Boulogne-sur-Mer, with the aims of encouraging the French people to abandon alcohol drinking by offering alternative alcohol-free atmosphere.
9. Gareth Bale
Real Madrid superstars Gareth Bale is famous for not drinking any alcohol…
The Welshman admitted that he never drinks alcohol because he doesn't enjoy the taste, whilst Ronaldo's reason is more of a personal one. His father passed away after years of alcohol abuse, and that is the main factor he decided to avoid the bottle.
8. Harry Kane
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane also prefers soft drinks instead, whilst
7. Yaya Toure
Ivory Coast and former Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure won't be found drinking alcohol because of his faith too.
Ivorian footballer, once turned down a bottle of champagne as a Man of the Match award due to his Islamic faith.
During his time at Liverpool, it was reported that the Frenchman gets distress on every occasion his squad mates are 'flexing' with bottles - it stable got to a time as soon as he chose to be absent alone.
“Sorry I don’t drink because I’m Muslim” He said.
4. Darren Fletcher
During his playing days at Manchester United, Fletcher was known to be an enemy of alcohol as he would not even go near to where the drink is being taken, not to talk of being tempted.
3. Javier Hernandez
In the year 2010 when Javier Hernandez signed for Manchester United, it was said that he would never consume any drop of alcohol and also would not stay up late at night.
Salah, who is devout in his faith, performs sujood - the Islamic act of prostration - on the many occasions that he scores for Liverpool.but since ever ever in football no body ever speaks on seen or cheering a glass of alcohol with sala and has never been seen drinking from it.
1. Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo is known for his incredible work ethic and healthy lifestyle, and one of the biggest contributors to his success is the fact that he doesn't drink alcohol.
Real Madrid and Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo does not drink alcohol at all because his father died after years of alcohol abuse.
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