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8 quality set of siblings who have played in the Premier League

8 quality set of siblings who have played in the Premier League

The Premier League has given us some of the best footballers to have ever played football but did you know it also gave us some unlikely brotherly associations.

Here are 8 sets of brothers who played/have played in the Premier League;

1. Shola and Sammy Amoebi

The Nigerians became the first brothers to score in a competitive game in Newcastle United’s history. Shola is a Newcastle legend while Sammy still plays for Newcastle.

8 quality set of siblings who have played in the Premier League

Shola (left) with his brother Sammy

2. Phil and Gary Neveille

The Manchester United graduates have retired and are currently into media work. Both can be considered legends of Manchester United. Phil spent all of his career with the Red Devils and Everton (where he was captain for ten years) while Gary spent his at Man Utd.

8 quality player who have played in the Premier League

The Neveille brothers won the Champions League together in 1999

3. Kolo and Yaya Toure

Kolo played for Arsenal, Manchester City and Livepool before joining Celtic who he currently turns our for while Yaya has played for Man City in the Premier League who he joined he 2010 from Barcelona.

8 quality set of siblings who have played in the Premier League

Yaya and Kolo Toure

4. Rio and Anton Ferdinand

Rio is a Premier League legend after turning out for West Ham, Manchester United and Leeds United while Anton built a reputable career as a defender for West Ham, QPR in the league.

8 quality set of siblings who have played in the Premier League

Anton and Rio Ferdinand

5. Andre and Jordan Ayew

These two Ghanian stars currently play in the leage and have turned out for two teams each. Andre, a one-time third best footballer in Africa has played for Swansea and West Ham who he currently plays for while Jordan played for Aston Villa before her relegation and now Swansea City.

8 quality set of siblings who have played in the Premier League

The Ayew brothers

6. Jerome and Kevin-Prince Boateng

KPB played for Tottenham and Portsmouth as a youngster in the league before making a name for himself at AC Milan. Jerome joined City from Hamburg on 2011 but was not rated abd joined Bayern Munich where he has become world class and one of the best center-backs in the world.

8 quality set of siblings who have played in the Premier League

Kevin-Prince and Jerome Boateng

7. Rafael and Fabio da Silva

The Brazilian twin Rafael & Fabio da Silva both began their careers with Fluminense in their native Brazil before being signed by English club Manchester United in February 2007.

Rafael plays for Lyon while Fabio is currently making a name for himself at Middlesbrough.

8 quality player who have played in the Premier League

Rafael and Fabio

8. Xabi and Mikel Alonso

Mikel Alonso joined the then Premier League side Bolton Wanderers back in 2007 on a loan deal from Real Sociedad three years after his brother Xabi had already settled in England with Liverpool (having arrived during the summer of 2004).

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