Duncan Watmore, a professional who plays as a forward for the Championship club Middlesbrough, has studied Economics and Business Management from the Newcastle University: Business School!
Giorgio Chiellini, who currently plays for the Major League Soccer club Los Angeles FC, has studied Graduation and Master’s in Economics and Commerce at the University of Turin.
Vincent Kompany, former captain of Manchester City and the current manager of EFL Championship club Burnley, has studied Masters of Business Administration from the Alliance Manchester Business School.
Yuto Nagatomo, a player for the Japanese club FC Tokyo and the Japan national team, has studied Economics from the University of Meiji.
Andres Iniesta, the greatest midfielder of his time spent most of his career at the Barcelona club, got degrees in Biology, as well as in Sports Science from the Ramon Llull University.
Ceri Evans, the central defender with more than 50 international appearances, graduated in medicine with distinction from the University of Otago and even attended Oxford University.
Simon Mignolet, goalkeeper for Liverpool, studied Political Science and Law from the University of Leuven.
Juan Mata, who plays for the Turkish Süper Lig club Galatasaray, has studied Sports Science, and Marketing from the Universidad Camilo Jose Cela.