15 Nerdiest Footballers in the World

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15 Nerdiest Footballers in the World
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To a certain extent, all footballers are nerds. 

For hours a day, footballers around the world single-mindedly pursue the perfection of one activity. They do it so much so that they eventually become defined by it.

Footballers assemble together to play like school kids getting together for a game of Dungeons & Dragons. The only difference is the game—and arguably their physique.

But some footballers take nerdiness to a higher level. They have other weird hobbies that separate them from the general footballing population; hobbies that surprise and confuse the fans who follow them.

Here now is a list of 15 footballers from all over the world that could be called nerdy off the field. 

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