Papiss Cissé Rank
About Papiss Cissé
Papiss Cissé is a Senegalese professional footballer known for playing for teams such as Metz, SC Freiburg and Newcastle United. He joined the Senegal national football team in 2009 and has represented his country in multiple African Cup of Nation tournaments.
During the 2010-11 Bundesliga season, he set a Bundesliga record by becoming the African footballer to score the most goals during a single Bundesliga season. He held the record for several years until it was surpassed by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in 2016.
He is a devout Muslim known for frequently performing the Sujud (prostration) after scoring a goal.
In 2013, he initially refused wearing his team New Castle United's jersey sponsored by pay-day loan company Wonga since it conflicted with his Muslim religious belief that the lending of money is a sin.
Papiss Cissé Rank
Papiss Cissé's Popularity
Papiss Cissé is a famous Senegalese footballer, who was born on June 3, 1985. As a person born on this date, Papiss Cissé is listed in our database as the 25th most popular celebrity for the day (June 3) and the 147th most popular for the year (1985).
People born on June 3 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Papiss Cissé is the 828th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Papiss Cissé's birthday, Papiss Cissé is the 2nd most famous Senegalese and ranks 2nd in famous people born in Dakar, Senegal.
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