George Tawlon Manneh Oppong Ousman Weah, regarded as one of the greatest African players of all-time and as one of the best forwards of his generation. World Best Footballer George Weah is Now Liberia’s President. In the year 1995 he was named FIFA World Player of the Year and won the Ballon d’Or, becoming the first African player to win these awards. In 1989, 1994 and 1995, he was named the African Footballer of the Year, and in 1996, he was named African Player of the Century. Known for his acceleration, speed, and dribbling ability, in addition to his goalscoring and clinical finishing, Weah was described by FIFA as “the precursor of the multi-functional strikers of today”.In 2004, he was named by Pelé in the FIFA 100 list of the world’s greatest living players. Source : Wikipedia.
Weah joined Milan in 1995, with whom he immediately won the Italian league in 1996 under Fabio Capello, playing alongside Roberto Baggio and Dejan Savićević in Milan’s attack, as well as Marco Simone, on occasion, and finishing the season as Milan’s top goalscorer; he won the Serie A title once again in 1999.
As successful as he was at club level, Weah was not able to bring over that success to the Liberia national team. In total, Weah played 60 games for Liberia over 20 years, scoring 22 goals. As one of the smaller nations in world football and perennial underdogs, Weah did everything he could in order to support the national squad: aside from being the team’s star player, he also later coached the squad, and even funded his national side to a large extent.
World Best Footballer George Weah is Now Liberia’s President.
He began his political ambition to help his nation during the time of upset in the country. George Oppong Weah also a decent of Ghana. Is currently the President of the Republic of Liberia.
This was his second time contesting for the presidency and this time he won. Over the years he has developed himself and have grown affectionately among his people.
CONGRATULATIONS TO PRESIDENT GEORGE OPPONG WEAH !