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8 Top Players That Have Two Nationalities.

1.Thiago Alcantara is number one.

Brazil and Spain are both nationalities.

Thiago Alcantara was born in Italy to Brazilian parents, however he never played for Brazil at the international level. After arriving in Barcelona at the age of 18, he picked Spain. The Liverpool player is a Brazilian by birth and represents the Spanish National Team on an international level.


2.Serge Gnabry is number two.

Germany and the Ivory Coast are both nationalities.

Sergei Gnabry, who was born and raised in Germany, represents the country internationally. His father was from Ivory Coast, and his mother was born in Germany.


3.Hakan Calhanoglu is number three.

Turkey and Germany are both nationalities.

Hakan Calhanoglu was born in Germany to Bayburt-born Turkish parents. By representing Turkey at the international level, the Inter Milan midfielder adopted his parents' nationality.


4. Oliver Giroud is number four.

France and Italy are both nationalities.

Oliver Giroud is a Frenchman who now serves his country on an international level. Through his Italian grandmothers, the AC Milan forward has Italian ancestry.


5.Aymeric Laporte, number five.

Spain and France are both nationalities.


6.Kylian Mbappe, number six.

France and Cameroon are both nationalities.

Kylian Mbappe was raised by his African parents in Paris, France. The 23-year-father old's was from Cameroon, while his mother was from Algeria. Despite representing France at the international level, the PSG forward has strained ties with Cameroon.


7.Antonie Griezmann, number seven.

France and Portugal are both nationalities.

On an international level, Antoine Griezmann raises the French flag, but he also has a second nationality that he did not obtain. The Atletico Madrid forward was born to a Portuguese mother and a French father. He's also a player that hails from two different countries.


8.Harry Kane, number eight.

England and Ireland are the two nationalities represented.

Harry Kane currently represents England at the international level, but many people are unaware that he was born in Ireland. The 28-year-old was born in England but has an Irish father from Galway. The Tottenham forward is one of a select group of footballers who hail from both Ireland and England.


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