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5 footballers who are well educated

Some footballers are not only good at kicking the ball around but they are also good at studies.

1.Giorgio Chiellini

Chiellini skills on the pitch are unbeatable, that we all know, and he also graduated with a bachelor’s degree in economics and commerce from the University of Turin in July 2010 before gaining a Master’s degree in the same course in July 2017.

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2. Juan Mata

Graduated in Journalism from Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Mata is currently pursuing two degrees, one in marketing and another in sports science. #respect

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3.Frank Lampard

Currently, head coach of Premier League club Chelsea, Lampard has a degree in Latin. In 2009, Lampard took an intelligence test and the doctors revealed he had an IQ of above 150, which put him in the top 0.5% of the world’s population.

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4.Shaka Hislop

A retired goalkeeper, Hislop earned a scholarship to play college soccer at Howard University and graduated with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He did his internship with NASA. #wow

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5.Andrey Arshavin

Even though the Russian forward was regarded as a flop, he takes his education seriously. He has a degree in fashion design and also has a thesis on sportswear as well.

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