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What are the REAL first names of these football stars?

Pin Joe Hart, Sol Campbell and Dele Alli. BeSoccer
Joe Hart, Sol Campbell and Dele Alli. BeSoccer

What are the REAL first names of these football stars?

Patrick Power by Patrick Power @rfutbol - 0 +133k

Football past and present is full of names that are well-known around the world, but some are not as they seem. Many players choose to hide their birth names, adopting the more familiar titles instead.

1. Known as: Dele Alli

Real name: Bamindele Alli

2. Known as: Sol Campbell

Real name: Sulzeer Campbell

3. Known as: Mark Hughes

Real name: Leslie Hughes

4. Known as: Kevin Keegan

Real name: Joseph Keegan

5. Known as: Adebayo Akinfenwa

Real name: Saheed Akinfenwa

6. Known as: Shola Ameobi

Real name: Foluwashola Ameobi

7. Known as: Ruud van Nistelrooy

Real name: Rutgerus van Nistelrooy

8. Known as: Joe Hart

Real name: Charles Hart

9. Known as: Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink

Real name: Jerrel Floyd Hasselbaink

10. Known as: Charlie Oatway

Real name: Anthony Philip David Terry Frank Donald Stanley Gerry Gordon Stephen James Oatway

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