The best player in the history of Liberia, the owner of «Golden ball» in 1995 George Weah became a candidate for the presidency of Liberia, according to Bloomberg.
Former football player — the candidate of the Coalition for democratic change.
George Weah is one of 20 candidates in October 2017, will compete for the presidency.
In 2005, George Weah ran for President but lost the election, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf.
George Weah played for clubs «mighty of Barell» (champion of Liberia 1986), «Invizibl eleven» (champion of Liberia 1987), «African sports» (côte d’ivoire), «Tonnerre» (Cameroon), Monaco (winner of the French Cup, 1991), PSG (French national champion of 1994, a two-time winner of the Cup of France), Milan (Champions of Italy), Chelsea (FA Cup winner’s medals 2000), «Manchester city», «Marseille», «Al-Jazeera».
In 1995 George Weah won the «Golden ball», was voted the best player of Europe and player of the year by FIFA. He was three times voted the best player in Africa.