George Manneh Oppong Weah is a Liberian politician and former professional footballer who is serving as the president of Liberia, in office since 2018. George Weah served as Senator from Montserrado County, Prior to his election to the presidency.
What is the Net worth of George Weah?
President George Weah has an estimated net worth of $85 million.
Quick Facts About George Weah:
|Full Name||George Weah|
|Net Worth||$85 million|
|Date Of Birth||October 1, 1966|
|Place Of Birth||Monrovia, Liberia|
|Height||6′ 0¾” (1.85 m)|
|Profession||Liberian politician, 25th President of Liberia (2018), Retired professional footballer, Field striker|
|Education||DeVry University, Miami|
|Children||Timothy Weah, George Weah Jr., Tita Wealth|
|Parents||Anna Quayeweah, William T. Weah Sr.|
|Awards||African Footballer of the Year (1989, 1994, 1995), Onze d’Or (1995), Ballon d’Or (1995), FIFA World Player of the Year (1995), Onze d’Argent (1996), FIFA World Player of the Year (Silver award, 1996), Arthur Ashe Courage Award (2004), Golden Foot Legends Award (2005)|
|Nominations||UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador (2017), A.C. Milan Hall of Fame (2015), IFFHS Legends (2016), UEFA Champions League Top Scorer (1994-1995)|
|TV Shows||ESPY Awards (TV Special, 2004)|
George Weah Mansion, House, and Car Collection
Property by George Weah in New York
He has also purchased a number of additional properties both inside and outside the United States.
George Weah has a sizable car collection. George Weah owns some of the world’s most luxurious automobiles.
George Weah owns the car brands Range Rover, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz, and Aston Martin.
FAQ about George Weah:
What did George Weah do for Liberia?
Weah became involved in politics in Liberia following his retirement from football.
He formed the Congress for Democratic Change and ran unsuccessfully for president in the 2005 election, losing to Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in the second round of voting.
Who is the best football player in Liberia?
George Weah is still considered the greatest football player of that time.
His son, Timothy Weah, has followed in his footsteps and plays for the Ligue 1 LOSC Lille football club.
The national football team for Amputees in Liberia is making waves on the global football scene.
Which African footballer became president?
George Weah was a successful football (soccer) player before rising to the highest political office in his home country of Liberia.
As an athlete, Weah had exceptional dribbling and shooting skills.
Weah was elected to a Senate seat in 2014. He has served as president of Liberia since January 2018.
Why is George Weah not in FIFA?
The FIFA ethics forbid its members from taking part in politics, so when Weah became President, he had to be removed from the game.