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5 World Class Footballers Who Are Highly Educated And Hold Degrees

Football is a sport that millions of people around the world adore and actively participate in. When we think about the celebrity that comes with sports, many of us would love to be in the position of football players. Footballers who are well-known, nevertheless, frequently take advantage of other opportunities as well. The large weekly salaries that these celebrities earn provide as evidence of how lucrative the sport is. However, despite their fame and money, some football players have excellent educations and have attended some of the best colleges in the world. The following list of 5 professional athletes who are well educated and hold degrees:


1. Juan Mata

Juan Mata, a former Chelsea player, is highly regarded for his innovative style of play. Mata earned two bachelor's degrees before graduating. One majors in sports science, and the other majors in marketing. While playing for Valencia and Chelsea, two of his previous teams, he earned both degrees.

2.Simon Mignolet

Simon Mignolet has a highly impressive educational background in addition to football. He graduated from the Catholic University of Leuven with a degree in political science and won the UEFA Champions League with Liverpool. On June 20, 2015. The goalkeeper is exceptionally smart and proficient in nearly five languages.


3. Andrey Arshavin

Three books by Andrey have been published, one of which being 555 Questions and Answers on Women, Money, Politics, and Football. The Russian is a fashion and design graduate. One of the most well-known designers in his native country, he later earned a Master's degree in fashion design.

4.Andrés Iniesta

Andres Iniesta is from a very wealthy family. This player has won the Champions League, the Euros, the World Cup, and several La Liga championships. Iniesta has two separate degrees and is an extremely competent student. The pride and joy of Barcelona has degrees in both sports science and biology.


5. Socrates


Socrates, a legend in Brazil, was so skilled that some dubbed him "Doctor Socrates." It was an uncommon accomplishment for a professional football player to become a physician. He graduated from the medical school of the University of Sao Paulo (the Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirao Preto) with a bachelor's degree in medicine. Though he may be dead, many of football fans still remember him and his legacy.

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