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Football Player Nathan Ellington Reverts To Islam!

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info-pictogram1 Football Player Nathan Ellington Reverts To Islam!

Ellington was a “non-practising Christian” until two major influences on his life reshaped his views three years ago. His brother Jason adopted the faith. And then Ellington met his future wife, Alma.

This British soccer player first learned about Islam in 2004. With two of the most important people in his life following Islam, Nathan then explored and accepted Islam for himself. Alhumdulillah. I first learned about Islam when I was researching my post Fast or Be Fast: Muslim Athletes During Ramadan. That had opened my heart to Islam.

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Dutch Soccer Player Bruno Martins Indi says he feels like a complete Muslim

I feel full Muslim. It helped me to find peace and balance.

That said, Orange star Bruno Martins Indi Friday in an interview with the newspaper. The ADasked Martins Indi how he focuses. “For example, I have someone who helps me to focus. That’s in small things. So I do not consciously Twitter or Instagram and stuff, because I think it does infer me. Too Previously I was sitting at home watching constantly on my phone. That’s not what I want. If my daughter says ‘dad’, I want to give her all my regard. Complete attention It is the main, I’m going for.

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Religion also helps Martins Indi. He was not religious upbringing, but gets some of his life lessons from Islam. “It helps me, gives me a certain calm. Yes, I feel fully Muslim, but that do not need to hang on the big clock. It has helped me to find peace and balance.

 Previous statements about faith
In an interview with the Telegraaf in 2013, Martin said his religion without ever naming: “Faith gives me a lot of strength. I try first of all to be a good man trying to do my daily prayers and ask it to aid in the ways that I walk. Faith gives me strength.