Sports 5 African footballers who have launched amazing fashion brands

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Business Insider Sub Saharan African compiles 5 footballers with fashion lines.

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Fashion and football may seem like two different games but these five African footballers want to be big players in both. 

Yes! They are expanding their tentacles.

Business Insider Sub Saharan African compiles 5 African footballers with fashion lines.

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Asamoah Gyan


Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan took his stardom a notch further with the imminent launch of his clothing line. The Black Stars captain has undertaken several projects including the launch of his BJ3 clothing line.


Emmanuel Frimpong


The former Arsenal player launched Stay Dench in 2012 with his cousin, rapper Lethal Bizzle. He may have taken a drop out of the spotlight after a transfer to Barnsley in 2014 but Dench will never die.


Samuel Eto'o


He has a fashion brand that involves shirts, caps and sneakers in a premium line of clothing targeted at a global audience. He’s reported to have launched Samuel Eto’o 9, a new fashion label in 2015 in collaboration with designer Gabriel Pascal Nyemeg Nlend. 

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Didier Drogba


The underwear market can be a lucrative business but there’s a lot of competition: think Calvin Klein or Emporio Armani. Drogba decided he wanted a piece of the pie too in 2013 by launching Didier Drogba & Co. by HOM.


Teko Modise


Finally here’s a proper website where you can see the clothes. Fasion Don was created by SA footballer Teko Modise.



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