Born on February 24, 1977 in Michigan, Floyd Mayweather is regarded as the greatest boxer of his era as he has won five championships across five weight divisions.
Weather before turning professional in 1996, the American won three national golden gloves and also an Olympic bronze medal among the titles he won.
We all know that footballers do their business on the field of play as their primary target is to entertain the spectators on the stands by playing good football.
But there are some famous footballers who would have no fear to enter the bout to face Floyd Mayweather, and here we bring you strong players that could knock down Floyd.
1. Adebayo Akinfenwa
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Adebayo Akinfenwa was born on May 10 1982, and he is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker. Thr former Swansea City forward is being called 'beast' by many of his fans considering how strong he is, and many pundits have said that he should have been a boxer or wrestler.
2. Diego Costa
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Chelsea striker Diego Costa is another popular footballers that could face Floyd Mayweather considering his controversies on the field of play since joining the Blues.
3 Mario Balotelli
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Italian striker Mario Balotelli has been involved in many controversial issues, and going by what he is known for, Mario should not be scared to enter the bout and face Floyd.
4. Gennaro Gattuso
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Former AC Milan star Gennaro Gattuso is another famous player whose playing career was filled with lots of controversies, and one could wonder how the fight would be between him and Floyd Mayweather.