Football players’ varied musical tastes, which highlight the many genres and artists that appeal to them, are always fascinating to observe. These revelations reveal The players’ preferences and the songs that motivate and inspire them as they prepare for their upcoming season. Learning that these professional football players enjoy diverse musical genres, revealing inspiration, preferences, and cultural backgrounds, influencing their training and matches is exciting.
In a video recently uploaded to Chelsea’s TikTok page, England’s midfielder Raheem Sterling shared his favourite song. As seen in the video, questions about the songs the players listened to as they left for preseason practice were asked. Raheem Sterling gushed about his current favourite music, “Amapiano” by Nigerian singer Asake. He demonstrated his love for the song by expressing his enjoyment, showing he had recognized its roots and “grasped the Amapiano.”
Reece James, a defender, revealed that he enjoys the Rod Wave song “Street Runner.” The upbeat music had caught his ear and is currently hitting home. According to Ben Chilwell, The Weeknd’s “Like a god” is his. Carney Chukwuemeka, a Super Eagles-eligible player, added to the conversation by revealing that his current favourite song is “Grateful” by Nigerian gospel performer Osinachi. He has found the song his go-to tune because of its uplifting and inspirational qualities.