Happy birthday George Weah

George Weah
After retiring from football George Weah has gone into a career in politics in his native Liberia. Credit: PA

Many happy returns to the great George Tawlon Manneh Oppong Ousman Weah! The legendary Liberian striker-turned-politician, the 1995 World Player of the Year, celebrates his 46th birthday today.

Other notable celebrants today are John Sheridan (48), Mirko Vucinic (29) and Ricardo Vaz Te (26).

George Weah
Weah scored 53 goals in 126 appearances in the red and black of AC Milan. Credit: PA