“Allah!” replied famous footballer Paul Pogba when asked who was the biggest influence in his life

Footballers are celebrities and with that status comes a huge responsibility as they are taken as role models for many.

Muslim footballer, Paul Pogba, who plays for world reknowned team Manchester United said he will reply to questions to him on his twitter account with the hashtag #pogquestions.

A fan asked him:

Paul proudly replied to him which will make the 2 billion people, the Muslims worldwide, smile wholeheartedly:

From all the replies given by Paul, the reply to this question got the most amount of retweets and likes.

This type of public statement showing his Muslim identity is known with Paul as after his team won the European Cup, he decided to celebrate it by going on Umrah during Ramadan.

May Allah bless Paul and others like him to carry Islam in their lives no matter how much the world showers at them.

Written by Adeel Malik

Born in Hong Kong, grew up in Scotland and ethnically Pakistani, Adeel primes himself to be a multicultural individual. With Secondary education from Diocesan Boys' School in Hong Kong combined with Post-Graduate Diploma in Education in English Language, he envisions a bright future for Muslims which he strongly believes can only be done with education.

His hobbies include social media networking about Islam, politics and entertainment. Being a Pakistani, cricket is in the blood as they say, while being a Muslim, the hunger for gaining authentic knowledge, implementing it and spreading it remains his every day endeavors.

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