Religion is a choice anyone especially adults can make for themselves and It does not have to be through force before someone changes a religion or faith. We have seen several footballers who changed their religion because of marriage. Below is a list of three footballers who changed their religion because of marriage.
Djibril Cisse became a Christian in 2007 after many years of being a Muslim. This was after getting married to Jude Litter. According to several sources, the marriage crashed after just five years and no information has been given as to whether he is still a Christian or a Muslim.
Eric Abidal became a Muslim due to his Algerian wife. His wife Hayet Kebir was believed to be instrumental to the Barcelona legend change of faith. Eric Abidal played for the Barcelona team for many years as well as his national team.
Franck Ribery just like Eric Abidal became a Muslim due to his stern relationship with a Muslim lady. Franck Ribery became a Muslim after meeting his wife, Wahiba and he decided to adopt Bilal as his Islamic name. Franck Ribery is Bayern Munich known for his speed.
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