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Arsenal midfielder Thomas Partey embraces Islam

The 28-year-old midfielder joined English side Arsenal from Atletico Madrid of Spain in 2020.

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Arsenal midfielder Thomas Partey has embraced Islam!

As being reported, Thomas Partey converted to Islam after studying the religion for months before officially taking his Shahada.

A UK-based sports journalist Connor Humm reported on Partey’s conversion to Islam with a photo of the Ghanaian midfielder holding a Quran, on Friday.

The 28-year-old midfielder joined English side Arsenal from Atletico Madrid of Spain in 2020.

Thomas Partey scored two goals in 57 matches for the Gunners.

As being reported, Partey is currently preparing to join the Ghana national team in the playoffs stage of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers against Nigeria, to be played over two legs on March 25 and 29.

Earlier this month, Dutch football icon Clarence Seedorf also embraced Islam.

The 45-year-old  midfielder who formerly played for AC Milan, Real Madrid, and Ajax, confirmed his conversion in a social media post.

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.