Famous Players Whose Fathers Were Professional Footballers Too
Neymar da Silva Santos Jr is 28 years old. He is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for PSG in France and the Brazil national team. Many consider him to be one of the He is widely considered as one of the best players in the world. He has also played for Santos in Brazil where he shot into Fame and Barcelona in Spain alongside Messi and Suarez.
Neymar's father was also a professional Footballer, but certainly not as famous as his son. He played at Mogi das Cruzes in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He is his son's agent from the start of his career till date.
Erling Haarland is 19 years of age and currently plays for Borussia Dortmund. He has been a very prolific striker since coming to Germany from Norway where he began and Austria.
His father is Alfi-Inge Haaland,. He played for many years as a defender and midfielder for Bryne, Nottingham Forest, Leeds United and Manchester City retiring in 2001, the same year his son Erling Haar;ad was born.
Isaach Drogba is 19 years old and he plays at Guingamp, France. He was formerly at Chelsea Academy in England before leaving for France.
His Father is World Famous Didier Drogba, who also played for Guingamp before moving on to Marseille, and then Chelsea in a grand way.Didier Drogba is considered by many as one of the greatest strikers of modern football and he won most of his trophies at Chelsea including 4 EPL, 4 FA Cups, 3 League cups and 1 Champions League titles.
Justin Kluivert The 20 year old a Dutch and currently plays at AS Roma in Italy.
Justin's Father, Patrick Kluivert was a mega start in his era. He played at Ajax where he even won a Champions league. And then Barcelona striker. Patrick Kluivert is respected as a football icon in the Netherlands and around the world.
These are really big starts and inspiring stories.
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