BirthdayOctober 1, 1966
BirthplaceMonrovia, Liberia

Celebrity biographies

  1. About George Weah

    Full name: George Weah
    Also known as: George Weah, George Tawlon Manneh, Oppong Ousman Weah, Weah, George
    Professions: Liberian footballer and politician
    Work: Liberia Squads
    Occupation: Sales Assistant

  2. George Weah Measurements

    Height: 6' 0¾" (1.85 m)

  3. George Weah Biography

    George Tawlon Manneh Oppong Ousman Weah (born 1 October 1966) is a Liberian humanitarian, politician, and an ex-footballer who played as a striker. Regarded as one of the greatest African players of all time, in 1995 he was named FIFA World Player of the Year and won the Ballon d'Or. Three times he won African Footballer of the Year. In 2004 he was named in the FIFA 100 list of the world's greatest living players.Weah spent fourteen years of his professional football career playing for clubs in France, Italy, and England. Arsène Wenger brought him to Europe when he signed for Monaco in 1988. Weah moved to Paris Saint Germain in 1992 where he won Ligue 1 in 1994 and became the top scorer of the UEFA Champions League 1994–95. He signed for A.C. Milan in 1995 where he spent four very successful seasons, scoring some spectacular goals (the most notable running the length of the field against Verona), and won Serie A twice. He then moved to the English Premier League and had spells at Chelsea and Manchester City.An idol in Africa, Weah has been heavily involved in politics in his homeland Liberia. He ran unsuccessfully for president in the 2005 election, losing to Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in the second round of voting. In the 2011 election, he ran for vice president on Winston Tubman's ticket.

  4. George Weah Family

    Childrens: George Jr., Tita, Timothy

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