USMNT star Timothy Weah dines with ‘proud daddy’ George – the President of Liberia and Africa’s solely ever Ballon d’Or winner – after scoring for the USA within the World Cup draw towards Wales
It could have are available in a irritating consequence for his workforce, however USMNT star Timothy Weah took a second to mark his first World Cup aim for USA by having dinner together with his father, George, in Qatar.
George is the President of Liberia however earlier than he moved into politics, was an especially gifted soccer participant in his personal proper.
He’s, and stays, Africa’s solely ever Ballon d’Or winner – scooping the prize of one of the best participant on the planet in 1995 after a starring yr for Italian large AC Milan and French workforce Paris Saint-Germain.
George Weah (left) had dinner together with his son Timothy (proper) to have fun his aim for USA on the World Cup towards Wales earlier this week
Weah Snr wrote on Twitter: ‘Simply had dinner with my son Timothy Weah. Proud daddy.’
And whereas Timothy has a approach to go earlier than he is claiming prizes like that, he clearly inherited a superb a part of his father’s ability.
Weah Jnr, who performs membership soccer in France for Lille, scored a wise aim on his first ever World Cup look for the USA on Monday.
He was performed by on aim by USA and Chelsea star Christian Pulisic and transformed clinically past Wales goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey.
Sadly for Weah and his workforce, nevertheless, Wales fought again within the second half and finally took a degree after LAFC star Gareth Bale transformed from the penalty spot.
Whereas the consequence wasn’t one thing to have fun, Weah bought to mark the private landmark together with his father, who wrote on Twitter: ‘Simply had dinner with my son Timothy Weah. Proud daddy.’
Weah scored for USMNT as they had been held to a 1-1 draw towards Wales in Qatar on Monday
Weah Senior is the one African Ballon d’Or winner – claiming the distinguished award in 1995
Timothy was born in the USA – in Brooklyn, New York – and grew up enjoying soccer in Florida and was ready to decide on to signify the US over his father’s nation.
USA returns to World Cup motion on Friday with a troublesome recreation towards England, which received its first match 6-2 towards Iran.
America then rounds out its Group B marketing campaign by enjoying Iran on November 29.