Growing up, most of the children want to follow in their parents’ footsteps. Some lads got the chances to grow up in the Sports families, which undoubtedly shaped their future choices. Today, we will take a look at the top 5 athletes who were born to Sports parents.
5. Eden Hazard
Thierry Hazard, father to Eden, Thorgan, Kylian and Ethan, all footballers ⚽️ pic.twitter.com/9NBnxkQKYk
— Ollie Glanvill (@OllieGlanvill) June 18, 2017
Football is totally in the roots of Eden Hazard’s origin. His mother, Carine, and father, Thierry, were both footballers. His father spent most of his career at semi-professional level with La Louviere as a defensive midfielder in the Belgian Second Division.
Carine Hazard, la mamá de Eden Hazard, jugó en la Primera División del Futbol Femenino en Bélgica, incluso siguió jugando hasta que tuvo tres meses de embarazo. pic.twitter.com/OTMLseHMY0
— Campeonas MX (@campeonasmx) July 12, 2018
Hazard’s mother played as a striker in the Belgian Women’s First Division and stopped playing when she was three months pregnant with Eden. After playing football, both parents became sports teachers.
4. Stephen Curry
— Flashback NBA (@FlashbackNBA) September 4, 2018
Curry is an NBA player in the Golden States Warriors. Stephen Curry was born to a basketball player and a volleyball player. His father, Dell Curry was an NBA player. He spent most of his NBA career with the Charlotte Hornets and the Cleveland Cavaliers. Stephen’s mother, Sonya Curry, played college volleyball at Virginia Tech in the late 1980s.
3. Leroy Sane
Sane plays as a winger for Manchester City. Leroy’s mother and father have decorated careers in their respective sports. His mother, Regina Weber Sane, is Germany’s ONLY female Olympic medal winner in rhythmic gymnastics. His father, Suleiman, is a former Senegal international and played for several clubs, including Freiburg and Nuremberg.