Our daily lives and religious beliefs walk hand in hand. Some people will choose to be Muslims, others will go to Christianity, while some others go for different beliefs. But after all, they all believe in God. Today, we will take a look at 5 best footballers and their religious quotes.
5. Edinson Cavani: “All I do, I do for him”
Cavani has had a connection with the Catholic Church throughout his whole life. He said: “I am an athlete for Christ. That’s why I play, for him, to give him glory, to thank him for giving me the ability to play.” He continued. “To thank him for giving me that divine gift that I am trying to manage more and more. All I do, I do for him.”
4. Paul Pogba: “Put faith on him he will put light on you”
Paul Pogba is first and foremost a devout Muslim. He is not afraid to discard his flashy clothes to don a simple white robe while on a pilgrimage to Mecca. Pogba’s religion has provided a grounding force. He once said: “Put faith on him he will put light on you.”
3. David Luiz: “Everything in life belongs to God”
David Luiz is a devout Christian and he is among the Atletas de Cristo (Athletes of Christ). He was baptized in the swimming pool of former teammate Maxwell in 2015. The Brazilian defender once said: “Everything in life belongs to God. Our purpose has already been mapped out.”