George Weah

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George Weah
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Preses o Liberie
Assumed office
22 Januar 2018
Vice Preses Jewel Taylor
Precedit bi Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Senator for Montserrado Coonty
In office
14 Januar 2015 – 22 Januar 2018
Precedit bi Joyce Musu Freeman-Sumo
Succeedit bi TBA
Personal details
Born George Tawlon Manneh
Oppong Ousman Weah

(1966-10-01) 1 October 1966 (age 51)
Monrovia, Liberie
Naitionality Liberian
Poleetical pairty Congress for Democratic Chynge
Hicht 1.84 m (6 ft 12 in)
Relations Christopher Wreh (cousin)
Bairns George Jr., Tita, Timothy
Eddication Muslim Congress
Wells Hairston High School
Thrift Fitbawer (retired)
Politieecian
Humanitarian

Association fitbaa career
Playin poseetion Striker
Youth career
1981–1984 Young Survivors Claratown
1984–1985 Bongrange Company
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1985–1986 Mighty Barrolle 10 (7)
1986–1987 Invincible Eleven 23 (24)
1987 Africa Sports 2 (1)
1987–1988 Tonnerre Yaoundé 18 (14)
1988–1992 Monaco 103 (47)
1992–1995 Paris Saint-Germain 96 (32)
1995–2000 Milan 114 (46)
2000 Chelsea (loan) 11 (3)
2000 Manchester City 7 (1)
2000–2001 Marseille 19 (5)
2001–2003 Al-Jazira 8 (13)
Tot 411 (193)
Naitional team
1987–2007 Liberie 60 (22)

* Senior club appearances an goals coontit for the domestic league anly.

† Appearances (Goals).

George Tawlon Manneh Oppong Ousman Weah (born 1 October 1966)[1] is a Liberie humanitarian, politeecian, an retired footballer wha played as a striker. Regairdit as ane o the greatest African players o aw time, an as ane o the best forwards o his generation, in 1995 he wis named FIFA Warld Player o the Year an wan the Ballon d'Or, acomin the first African player tae win thir awairds.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "FIFA Magazine – An idol for African footballers". FIFA. Archived frae the oreeginal on 19 Julie 2006. Retrieved 6 December 2006.