8 Things You Didn’t Know About Footballer Benni McCarthy

Written by Carri Wilbanks

Benni McCarthy played for seven football clubs in five countries during a glittering career that saw him become a South African football legend.

With time spent as a professional footballer at Celta Vigo, Porto, the Blackburn Rovers and West Ham United, and a number of records to his name, he retired from football in June 2013 as one of the best players to emerge from South Africa.

Here are 8 things you didn’t know about Benni McCarthy.

Sources: CityPress.co.za, Iol.co.za, Ball72.com, Zapiro.com, You.co.za, NutmegRadion.com

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