List of Famous Muslim Football Soccer Players

Football also Known As Soccer is the most Popular Sports of The World that is played and watched in almost every part of the World from Asia To America and From Africa To Europe. Recently FIFA Football World Cup 2010 also took place in South Africa that was won by the Spain.

Football is also a Popular Sports in many Muslims Countries and their are some good Muslims Football teams and Players as well.  Turkey, Iran, Saudi Arabia has good Football teams and they have also took part in many World Cups.

There are Many Great Muslim Footballers as well that Plays in different Top Teams of the World. Mesut Ozil that is a famous Young German Player is also a Muslim and special thing about him is that he Recites Holy Quran before each match. According to him Reading Holy Quran Before matches gives him more power to play in match well. Following i am going to share the names of Some Famous Muslim Football Players.

1 Nicolas Anelka

He is French Footballer and was converted to Islam in 2004 and his Islamic Name is Bilal.

2 Franck  Ribery

He is a famous French Footballer who also converted to Islam. His Islamic Name is Bilal Ahmed.

3 Zinedine Zidane
Zidane was also a great French Footballer who played Major role in France World Cup win in 1998.

4 Mesut Ozil
He is a Young Germany Footballer who is called next Diego.

5 Kolo Toure
He Plays For Arsenal Football Club and wishes to Become Role Model For British Muslim Youngsters.

6 Frederic Kanoute
He is a French Footballer and a Practicing Muslim.

7 Mehmet Scholl
He was famous Former Germany Football Player.

8 Christian Negouai
He is a French Footballer and a Muslim while having Name Christian.

9 Hakan Şükür
He was Former Great Turkish Football Player.

There are many other great Muslim Football Players as well that are Practicing Muslim but above 9 are my Favourite ones. May Allah Swt Bless all these Players and give them more success.
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