From Arsenal to Manchester United these are the football teams Kenyan celebrities support (Photos)
Even celebrities can be fans too!
Today we look at famous Kenyan personalities have confessed that they are fervent followers of the world's most exciting football league, the English Premier League.
1. Shaffie Weru
The Raverend is a firm supporter of the blues (Chelsea) and to show his dedication, he saved up and went for a match at Wembley Stadium to support Chelsea. Unfortunately, his first live Premier League game was off to a bad start as Arsenal thoroughly thrashed the blues.
2. Isabella Kituri Mwagodi
K24’s News editor/anchor Isabella Kituri Mwagodi supports Manchester United which was recently listed as the third most profitable team in Europe by a UEFA report.
3. Maina Kageni
The King of Morning radio is a diehard fan of Manchester United. And Man U returned the favour by gifting Maina with not one but two vehicles from Chevrolet with the Man U logo.
4. Carol Radull
No female media personality enjoys football quite like Carol Radull who has been a sports commentator for over a decade. The die-hard Arsenal fan has met legends like Robert Pires and Nwankwo Kanu and even induced jealousy after she exchanged a peck with French hunk Thierry Henry.
5. Raila Odinga
Carol Radull’s uncle Raila is also a fan of Arsenal. The NASA flag bearer has also supported Liverpool, Hannover 96 and Bayern Munich in the past.
Speaking in an interview with Radio Maisha last year, the former Prime Minister disclosed that Manchester United was one of his favourites in the 1970's but he stopped supporting them due to hooliganism during the matches.
“For a whole year, Manchester United was playing without fans in the stadium. That is when I moved to support Arsenal. Since that time, I never left Arsenal.” He divulged.
6. Mwalimu King’ang’i
Maina Kageni’s co-host Mwalimu King’ang’i is a firm supporter of the blues and has been very vocal about his support for the English premier league team especially on social media.
7. Kanze Dena
Citizen TV’s Kanze describes herself as ‘God's child, Jesus lover, Villager...Man U damu...News Anchor/Director at CitizenTV Kenya’.
8. Eve D' Souza
She plays the cantankerous Varshiita in NTV series Auntie Boss but off-screen Eve D’Souza is pretty chill and likes to relax with a match by English Premier League’s Liverpool FC.
9. Willis Raburu
For 10 over 10’s Willis, Manchester is the greatest team ever. The staunch Manchester United supporter is often spotted on social media giving us the scoop on the latest happenings in the Manchester United world, welcomes new team additions to Man-U and often puts non-football fans in the loop when it comes to Man U games.
10. Ahmednasir Abdullahi
The Grand Mullah is a grand supporter of the Gunners just like Rapper Jay-Z and Chris Martin of Coldplay.
He is such an Arsenal supporter that he offered to help cult hero Emmanuel Eboue an ex-Arsenal defender with his legal battles after losing all his assets to wife Aurelie after a fierce divorce battle.
“I am looking for him (Emmanuel Eboue) here in London to provide some pro bono legal advice.”Ahmednasir tweet while in England.
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