Francis Antetokounmpo Bio: Basketball, Soccer, Music and Brothers 2021
Francis Antetokounmpo is a Nigerian sports celebrity. He is known for playing multiple sports. He belongs to the Antetokoumpo family that has a big name in the basketball fraternity. Francis is the eldest of the five brothers in the family. He is not popular as his brothers are but that does not make him any less of a star. Here in the article we have presented Francis Antetokoumpo bio, his basketball, soccer and music careers.
Francis Antetokoumpo: Bio
|Full Name||Francis Olowu Ofili Adetokunbo (Antetokounmpo)|
|Known As||Francis Antetokounmpo|
|Birth Date||October 20, 1988|
|Birth Place||Lagos, Nigeria|
|Father’s Name||Charles Antetokounmpo|
|Mother’s Name||Veronica Antetokounmpo|
|Siblings||Four younger brothers|
|Brothers’ Name||Thanasis Antetokounmpo
|Age||33 years old|
|Height||6 feet 5 inches (195.58 cm)|
|Position in Soccer||Midfielder|
|Charity||Antetokounmpo 5K Run|
|Position in basketball||Power Forward|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
Francis Antetokounmpo Family
He was born on October 20th, 1988 in Lagos, Nigeria to Charles Antetokunmpo and Veronica Antetokunmpo. He has four younger brothers – Thanasis Antetokounmpo, Kostas Antetokounmpo, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Alex Antetokounmpo. His whole family is into sports and are athletic in nature. Each of them have created a name for themselves in the sports industry.
Francis Antetokoumpo Professional Careers
The Nigerian is a semi professional basketball player. He plays as a power forward. He has also added soccer to his diverse portfolio. Francis has played soccer professionally and he is a midfielder. What separates him from his brothers is music. The 33 years first song named: Shekosi was released in the year 2020. All the brothers are into sports, music is what allows Francis to have an upper hand amongst his brothers.
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Francis Antetokoumpo Brothers
Thanasis Antetokounmpo – The New York Knicks recruited him in the 2014 NBA Draft, the 51st overall pick. Still, this 6 feet 6 inches player debuted in the NBA two years later, in 2016.
Giannis Antetokounmpo – He plays for the Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA. Giannis was drafted in the NBA in 2013. The 6 feet 11 inches gentleman is commonly nicknamed “Greek Freak.”
Kostas Antetokounmpo – He was drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2018 NBA draft. He currently plays for LDLC ASVEL of the French Betclic Élite and the Euroleague.
Alex Antetokounmpo – He is the youngest in the family. Alex had a successful secondary school basketball career and is aimed to reach new heights in basketball.