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Meet Bayo Akinfenwa, A Nigerian Footballer And Body-Builder Who Plays For English Club Wycombe

World's strongest sportman, Adebayo Akinfenwa is a UK-born Nigerian footballer who is currently playing for english club Wycombe Wanderers in the English Championship division league. The self acclaimed ‘Beast’ is also a body builder and a fitness coach.

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Adebayo Akinfenwa has played through some lower division english clubs during his youthful career and he played crucial roles in leading few of the clubs he represented to ‘silverware glories’ before signing for Wycombe wanderers in 2017.

Adebayo Akinfenwa is one of the Nigerian players who never represented their nation on international level during their footballing career. Akinfenwa loves the green and white colour of Nigeria but the player was fortunate to represent England at international level.

Interestingly, at 39-year-old, Akinfenwa is still very much active in his playing career and he was among the Wycombe wanderers team players that played against Manchester City in the Carabao cup on Tuesday. His side lose the game to the Pep Guardiola's side in a seven-goals thriller match which ended 6-1 against Akinfenwa's Wycombe in the midweek.

Bayo Akinfenwa whose body mass and size can be compared to that of a wrestler, is one of the world's strongest footballers in the world. His strength and muscular balance can overwhelm any defender that stand against him. Pep Guardiola is one of the managers to praise the striker after playing against his team. After Manchester City huge scoreline against Wycombe, the Spanish gaffer labelled Adebayo Akinfenwa as a legendary striker following his brilliant display against the English Champions.

Akinfenwa's professional breakthrough came at Doncaster Rover, having spent most of his career in the lower leagues of English football as well as spells in Lithuanian and Wales. The huge body-mass striker arguably had a wonderful and successful playing career especially in Wycombe where he is currently fanning the fame.

Interestingly, Adebayo Akinfenwa is Wycombe's record goal scorer in the English football league with almost 60 career goals for the Chairboys. Arguably, Akinfenwa is one of the greatest player to ever play for Wycombe.

Check out few of Adebayo Akinfenwa's professional career achievements so far.

Club's Honours;

FK Atlantas

• 🏆 - Lithuanian Football Cup: 2000-01

Barry Town

• 🏆 - Welsh Premier League: 2002-03

• 🏆 - Welsh Cup: 2002-03

Swansea

• 🏆 - Football League Trophy: 2005-06

AFC Wimbledon

• 🏆 - Football League Two Play-offs: 2016

Wycombe Wanderers

• 🏆 - EFL League One Play-offs: 2020

Individual Honours;

• PFA Team of the Year: 2017-18 League Two

• Torquay United Player of the Year: 2005

• Northampton Town Player of the Year: 2010

• AFC Wimbledon Player of the Year: 2015

• Wycombe Wanderers Player of the Season - 2017, 2018.

Other career pursuit;

Adebayo Akinfenwa is also a body builder and workout instructor, he is well known on social media by the name Bayo Akinfenwa. He usually post updates about himself doing his home workout and exercise sessions on his social media accounts, you can follow him on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to get crucial workout tips. (More photos of Adebayo Akinfenwa).

Adebayo Akinfenwa is a real legendary striker and a classic personality across the world.

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