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6 set of footballers who are best friends

6 set of footballers who are best friends

Footballer spend a lot of time together, travelling in hotels and together at club dinners.

As they spend a lot of time together they develop bonds and some are much more than others. While some show their affection from the social media, other do so by holidaying and partying with their best mates.

Here are 6 sets of footballers who have become best friends in recent times;

1. Dele Alli and Eric Dier

The most obvious bromance in football today. The duo use social media to share their bromance and even teammtes admit they are too close to seperate.

6 set of footballers who are best friends

Dele Alli and Eric Dier have taken their bromance to a new level

2. Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard

The pair have plenty in common after working their way through the ranks at Old Trafford to become important members of Jose Mourinho's squad, while they have also made their international debuts this year.

6 set of footballers who are best friends

Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard are best mates

3. Philippe Coutinho, Firmino, Sadio Mane

The trio have been in good form this season, leading Liverpool to the top of the Premier League table this season after eleven round of games played. The trio even have their dance to celebrate goals.

6 set of footballers who are best friends

Mane, Coutino and Firmino celebrate a goal

4. Romelu Lukaku and Yannick Bolasie

They might have been in Everton together for three months but the duo have been close pals. Their parent both played for Zaire (now Congo) which might be one of the reasons why they are close. According to the Daily Mail, they have their own language to bamboozle defenders.

6 set of footballers who are best friends

Bolasie and Lukaku celebrate a goal against West Ham

5. Benik Afobe and Jack Wilsehere

Both grew up at the Arsenal academy together. Afobe is a striker for Bourenmouth now where Jack Wilshere plays on loan from Arsenal as a midfielder.

6 set of footballers who are best friends

Jack Wilshere (left) and Benik Afobe grew up together in Arsenal's youth academy

6. Steven Gerrard and Xabi Alonso 

Their bromance was developed while they all played at Liverpool. The duo admitted numerous times that they were best friends on and off the pitch even after Alonso left for Real Madrid in 2009.

6 set of footballers who are best friends

Steven Gerrard and Xabi Alonso

*Special mention: Sergio Aguero and Lionel Messi, Mathieu Flamini and Mesut Ozil

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