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UK-born Nigerian footballer receives a warm welcome as he visits Lagos State (video)

All Nigerians are blessed, everywhere you find a Nigerian, you see excellence and it doesn't matter whether they were born in Nigeria or outside of Nigeria. No matter the state of the nation, Nigerians still love Nigeria and many Nigerians outside of Nigeria still find it as a point of duty to visit their fatherland.

  1 year ago ago
UK-born Nigerian footballer receives a warm welcome as he visits Lagos State (video)

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See Photos of Adebayo Akinfenwa, The Nigerian Behind Wycombe's Promotion to The Championship

Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Wycombe Wanderers. He is known for his physical strength and heavy build. Born: 10 May 1982 (age 38 years), Islington, London, United Kingdom Weight: 102 kg Height: 1.85 m Current team: Wycombe Wanderers F.C. (#20 / Forward) So now you have a brief insight on Akinfenwa , his bio-data that will probably strange out are his age and weight. Can you believe that he's still playing football at the top level at 38 years, that

  2 years ago ago
See Photos of Adebayo Akinfenwa, The Nigerian Behind Wycombe's Promotion to The Championship

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Many Don't Believe That This Nigerian Man Is A Professional Footballer & A Very Good Striker. (Pics)

37 year old Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa who is an English professional footballer and currently plays as a striker for Wycombe Wanderers, is one of the biggest guys, If not the biggest guy (Size and weight Wise) in the world of football, he is known for his physical strength and heavy build, he weighs around 16 stone (101 kg) and can bench press 200 kg, almost double his own weight. Akinfenwa has played in 15 clubs in his senior footballing career, has played for, Watfoed FK Atlantas, Barry Town, Boston United

  2 years ago ago
Many Don't Believe That This Nigerian Man Is A Professional Footballer & A Very Good Striker. (Pics)

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Fitness Spirits: Top Nine Famous Footballers Body Transformations (Pictures Below)

Athletes are likely to have physical changes in a short period of time. Having a big, dominating physique is important in modern day football. For some players, it’s hard to recognize them by their old pictures. All in all, here are some 9 players who have undergone a massive physical transformation over the years. 1. Adebayo Akinfenwa Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa is an English professional footballer who currently plays as a striker for the ‘Wycombe Wanderers.’ He became known as “The Beast" for his heavily

  2 years ago ago
Fitness Spirits: Top Nine Famous Footballers Body Transformations (Pictures Below)

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7 Exciting Things You May Not Know About The Man Called "The Beast" [Photos]

Born in London, Islington, and a Nigerian descent Indeed Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa worth his nickname 'The Beast". Firstly, Who is Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa called " The Beast of Football". Akinfenwa was born in a state in London called Islington and is of Nigeria Descent. His father is a Muslim While is Mother is a strong devoted Christian and While Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa observed Ramadan as a Child, he is now a Christian. Born in May 1982, Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa is an English professional footballer who

  2 years ago ago
7 Exciting Things You May Not Know About The Man Called

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Not Adama Traore: See The Biggest Footballer in England - He is of Nigerian Descent

When it comes to football much body weight and muscles are not needed so as to enable the player to be fast and flexible when moving with the ball on the pitch. Most times players with big body mass are advised to shed some weight, this makes them lighter and less prone to injuries like muscle tear. But all these do not apply to only but one player. Adama Traore of Wolves, when on the pitch, lots of fans see him as the biggest footballer in England, but that is not the truth. The biggest footballer in England

  2 years ago ago
Not Adama Traore: See The Biggest Footballer in England - He is of Nigerian Descent

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Meet Akinfenwa, The Strongest Footballer In The World According To FIFA Video Game

For many who do not know this man, Akinfenwa had been named one of the strongest football player by FIFA video games in my ocassions. But do we really know who he is? Let me introduce you to Adebayo Akinfenwa; Full name Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa was born on the 10th day of May, 1982. He is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Championship club Wycombe Wanderers. Akinfenwa was born in Islington, North London and is of Nigerian descent. His father is a Muslim and his mother is a Christian,

  1 year ago ago
Meet Akinfenwa, The Strongest Footballer In The World According To FIFA Video Game

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See why this striker who scored 230 career goals for 15 clubs was not invited into the Super Eagles

Born on 10th of May 1982 in Islington , North London, Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa is a Nigerian--English professional footballer who is currently playing for Wycombe Wanderers. Akinfenwa's father is a Muslim and while his mother is a Christian, but he embraced the two religion as a child, but he's currently a practicing Christian.  Akinfenwa began his football career with London based team Watford FC in 2001, but he never got the chance to play for the club at the senior level, before moving to Lithuanian side

  2 years ago ago
See why this striker who scored 230 career goals for 15 clubs was not invited into the Super Eagles

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This Is Not A Bouncer, He Is A Professional Nigerian Footballer And A Very Good Striker (Pictures)

Looking closely at pictures of this young Nigerian man, one would mistake him for a professional bouncer of body builder, but this is not the case for Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa, who is a professional footballer and also a very good striker though you might find it difficult to believe this becauae of his physique and built body. He currently plays at the English League as a striker for the Wycombe Wanderers, an European club with not much popularity, which is why many Nigerians might not be have seen or heard

  2 years ago ago
This Is Not A Bouncer, He Is A Professional Nigerian Footballer And A Very Good Striker (Pictures)

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Meet The Strongest Player In The World 'Adebayo Akinfenwa' Who Is From Nigeria.

Adebayo Saheed Akinfenwa is a Nigerian, but was born at North London to a Nigerian Father, he is born on 10th of May 1982, according to him, he has never visited Nigeria in his entire life for more than 30 years. Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Wycombe Wanderers. Akinfenwa's first professional breakthrough came at Doncaster Rovers, having spent time up until then in the lower leagues of English football as well as spells in Lithuania and Wales. According

  2 years ago ago
Meet The Strongest Player In The World 'Adebayo Akinfenwa' Who Is From Nigeria.

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Meet Akinfenwa, The strongest footballer In The world.

The strongest footballer on earth is not well is well known by everyone, but he is recognized by FIFA as the strongest player in the world of football as a whole.  Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa who is recognized by FIFA as the strongest footballer is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for EFL Championship club Wycombe Wanderers.  The 38-year-old Nigerian originated footballer has played for 7 different clubs in his career although the only top club he has played for is Swansea City. Akinfenwa's

  2 years ago ago
Meet Akinfenwa, The strongest footballer In The world.

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People Said He Couldn't Become A Footballer, But Look At This Nigerian Man Now (Pictures)

One would easily be mistaken with a shirt glimpse at the of this young African man, but only with a closer look and perhaps reading this article will clarify the misconception that this young Nigerian man is no more a bouncer than Nnamdi Kanu or Rashidi Yekini, was when they played football in other parts of the world. Being a big guy with muscles and built body, a lot of people including his colleagues and friends said it is not possible for him to become a professional footballer, but he has surprised everyone

  2 years ago ago
People Said He Couldn't Become A Footballer, But Look At This Nigerian Man Now (Pictures)

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Meet the strongest footballer in the world, Adebayo Akinfenwa

Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa was born on 10th of May,1982. He is of Nigeria decent, he plays as a forward in England for Wycombe wanderers. He is born to a Muslim father and his Mother is a Christian. When Akinfenwa was young he love Liverpool football club, but he hasn't played for Liverpool even as he has grown up, presently he is 38 years of age. Akinfenwa as the strongest footballer currently weighs 101kg. Although he's of Nigeria decent he has not stepped on the pitch to play for Nigeria national team. He is

  2 years ago ago
Meet the strongest footballer in the world, Adebayo Akinfenwa

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Blacklives Matter; See The Nigerian Born Footballer Who Was Called A "Fat Water Buffalo" In England

Akinfenwa Was Called A "Fat Water Buffalo" After A Football Play-Off Match In England Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa was born in Islington, London, to Nigerian parents. His father is a Muslim and his mother is a Christian. He grew up as a Muslim and later converted to Christian. He is currently 38-years-old and weighs roughly 101kg, he can bench press 200kg, almost double his own weight. Akinfenwa has become well known for being ranked as the strongest footballer in the world in various editions of the Fifa videogame

  2 years ago ago
Blacklives Matter; See The Nigerian Born Footballer Who Was Called A

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8 Nigerians Who Play For Another Country

In a great country like Nigeria, numerous talent abound and there are many fast rasing footballers who are playing within the nation across the world , footballers from Nigeria are found playing in country like England, Italy then on. Below are the names of players who could have adorned the green-white-green of the national team but never did, Playing for an additional country instead. 1) Dennis Aogo. Dennis Aogo (born 14th January 1987) He is a German professional footballer who plays as a left back, left

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8 Nigerians Who Play For Another Country

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The Beast of Football, is of Nigeria Decent.

The strongest footballer in the world according to the world football governing body, FIFA, is a Nigerian. Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa (born 10 May 1982) is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Wycombe wanderers. He is known for his physical strength and heavy build. His hulking frame has not always been a blessing, however, and often proved a burden in his childhood time. Big from an early age, the result of Nigerian Yoruba heritage and a childhood of starchy food made Akinfenwa

  2 years ago ago
The Beast of Football, is of Nigeria Decent.

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Ten strongest footballers.

Ten strongest footballers in the world 🌏 2020 are 1.Adebayo Akinfenwa. Saheed Adebayo Akinfenwa is footballer who played as a striker for Northampton Town F.C. in England, the 38 years old born on 10 May 1982, he weight 102 kg. 2. Danny Shittu. Daniel Olusola Shittu is a Nigerian former professional footballer who played as a centre back. He is 40 years old, who born on September 2 1980. He weight 95 kg. 3. George Elokobi. George Nganyuo Elokobi is a Cameroonian professional footballer who plays as a defender

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Ten strongest footballers.