Do people sometimes confuse you with somebody else? Does it happen to you meeting someone who looks very similar to a famous person? Well, that’s the same to some famous footballers. Here are the top 7 footballers and their lookalikes.
7. Xavi Hernandez – Salman Khan
Xavi Hernandez had a good career in the Spain national team and Barcelona. But if the Spanish midfielder goes to India, he would be confused with Salman Khan. Khan is an Indian film actor, producer, singer and television personality.
6. Nicolas Anelka – Kobe Bryant
Nicolas Anelka is a French football manager and former player. He was and still known for his bald haircut. Going to the NBA, there was a very famous Anelka-copy named Kobe Bryant. The two former athletes really lookalike.
5. Mesut Ozil – Enzo Ferrari
This is a bit freaky! Enzo Ferrari vs Mesut Ozil! pic.twitter.com/nKDuxbsB4v
— Avi (@ManUtdBoy_ZA) July 23, 2014
Time travel and reincarnation theories about celebrities are nothing new. There is an endless debate behind Ozil-Ferrari theory. Many fans still question Ozil’s immortality for his likeness to F1 legend, Enzo Ferrari. It’s somehow reasonable if one claimed Ozil is the reincarnation of Enzo Ferrari.
4. Lionel Messi – Reza Parastesh
Lionel Messi is one of the most recognizable athletes in the entire world. Due to his extraordinary performances on the pitch, the 5-time Ballon d’Or winner has been labeled G.O.A.T. Reza Parastesh is a regular guy in Iran but he became popular for his stunning resemblance to Messi.