Do footballers have an afterlife?


Being a top-flight footballer is to be appraised by thousands of demanding spectators every week. These individuals get their hit of adrenaline and quite like a stand-up comedian, their sense of self-esteem is dependent upon the often capricious, yet sometimes stirring and exhilarating approval of their public.
Many turn to management and coaching and other football-related roles. We want to look at some of those footballers who have looked elsewhere….
Thomas Hassler - the German midfielder turned his skills to the turntables; he founded the MTM record label in 1996. Proceeds from one of the record label’s albums were given to victims of September 11th.
George Weah - Now a politician in his native Liberia, he narrowly missed out on becom...

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