Kevin De Bruyne has taken his game a new level this season in the Premier League. Scoring, assisting, Manchester City are blessed to have one of the best midfielders in the world today. Let us go through the 7 things you probably didn’t know about Kevin De Bruyne.
Although De Bruyne was born in Drongen, Belgium, his roots can be traced back to the Republic of Burundi, a landlocked country in the Great Lakes region of Africa. Anna De Bruyne, Kevin’s mother, was born in Burundi. She spent most of her initial years in the east African country before moving to Europe after her marriage with Herwig. So Kevin could also be eligible to play for Burundi as his mother is Burundian.
In early 2014, Kevin De Bruyne became an ambassador for the Special Olympics. The following year, he decided to invest in a pop-up clothing line in partnership with the firm Cult Eleven. The brand is named ‘KDB’. The part of the profits goes to an organization called Specials Olympics that is responsible for helping people with special abilities through the sport in which Kevin has been involved for some time.
Kevin De Bruyne’s biography, titled ‘Keep It Simple‘, co-authored by Raoul de Groote, was released in October 2014. This book goes through his life. If you want to read it for yourself, feel free to search it up on google.