Abedi Pele

Soccer Player

Birthday November 5, 1964

Birth Sign Scorpio

Birthplace Kibi, Ghana

Age 59 years old

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About

Former midfielder who served as captain of the Ghanian national team and starred in France's Ligue 1.

Before Fame

He moved to Qatar after representing Ghana in the 1982 African Cup of Nations.

Trivia

He was one of the first African-born players to rise to prominence in the European leagues.

Family Life

He had three sons who also played on the Ghanian national team.

Associated With

He and Emmanuel Frimpong both represented Ghana in international play.