Register Login Live

Fan Park

When Footballers Meet Football Players

The NFL and professional football could not be any further from each other, but mutual respect and admiration bring the sports together. Check it out!

The sports codes are worlds apart. One requires extreme athleticism, bravery and precision. The other requires high levels of fitness, there’s even been debates over the name, but football players and footballers have a keen admiration for each other.

Scroll through our gallery to see these 2 sports collide:

Luis Suarez and Deandre Hopkins

Uruguayan talisman took to his Instagram to show off his visit and jersey from wide receiver, Houston Texans star, Deandre Hopkins.

Marcelo and Tom Brady

Real Madrid left back Marcelo, received a signed jersey from fellow number 12 and legendary New England Patriots quarterback, Tom Brady. The eccentric Brazilian showed off his gift on Instagram.

OBJ and Dani Alves, Neymar and Mbappé

Odell Beckham Junior recently visited PSG in a partnership he has with American giants Nike. The wide receiver took time out to pose with the club’s superstars, Dani Alves, Neymar and Kylian Mbappé who all exchanged jerseys with the Cleveland Browns superstar.

Lukaku and Leonard Fournette

Belgian forward, Romelu Lukaku received a special visit and a signed jersey from the superstar, Leonard Fournette, who plays for the Jacksonville Jaguars.

The stars show that sport has the power to transcend borders and sporting codes and unite people from the most diverse backgrounds.


Top 5

Insiders Give Positive Motshwari Update

42 Oct 12, 2021 11:42 AM in Orlando Pirates

Pictures: How Messi Celebrated First PSG Goal

6 Sep 29, 2021 08:28 AM in UEFA Champions League

Hunt, Middendorp Await Chiefs In Next 5 Clashes

32 Oct 12, 2021 04:49 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Players Clubs Can Still Sign For Free

1 Oct 01, 2021 10:28 AM in International

Official: Topflight Coach Asks To Leave…

16 Oct 12, 2021 08:22 AM in PSL

13 New Players Appear On Newcastle's Shortlist

3 Oct 14, 2021 12:28 PM in English Premier League

Shuffle, Junior, Shabba – The Amakhosi Legends Car Collection

9 Oct 15, 2021 01:13 PM in Stars & Their Cars

10 Leading Free-Kick Scorers In History, Messi Closes In

Oct 14, 2021 07:26 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar/Mbappe Watch

New Bafana Concept Kit Made By Local Sportswear Brand

6 Oct 14, 2021 03:27 PM in The Best Of The Rest

Zidane Makes Newcastle Decision?

1 Oct 15, 2021 04:43 PM in English Premier League

Downs V City! All The Stadiums For Past 5 MTN8 Finals...

43 Oct 12, 2021 03:31 PM in MTN8 2021

BREAKING! All The Ballon d'Or Nominees Revealed

4 Oct 08, 2021 06:33 PM in Ballon d’Or

Malesela & Other Earmarked For Vacant Coaching Role?

6 Oct 12, 2021 10:10 AM in Siyagobhoza

12 Players Who Went Bankrupt

25 Dec 07, 2020 12:34 PM in World News