Non-Europeans at Euro 2008

Euro 2008 begins in a week time, oddly there are 42 players who were born outside of Europe who will be competing in the competition. Here’s the list..

Portugal
Deco – Brazil
Boswinga – Congo
Pepe – Brazil
Nani – Cape Verde

Switzerland
Gelson – Cape Verde
Vonlanthen – Colombia
Djourou – Ivory Coast

Turkey – mostly eastern Turkey
Rustu Recber
Tuzluca
Mehmet Topal
Semih Senturk
Gokdeniz Karadeniz
Tumer Metin
Tolga Zengin
Ugur Boral
Emre Asik
Tuncay Sanli
Ayhan Akman
Sabri Sarioglu
Mehmet Aurelio – Brazil

Croatia
Josip Simunic – Australia

Germany
Kevin Kuryani – Brazil

Poland
Roger Guerreiro – Brazil

France
Patrice Evra – Senegal
Lilian Thuram – Guadeloupe
Claude Makalele -Congo
Patrik Vieira – Senegal
Jean-Alain Boumsong – Cameroon
Steve Mandanda – Congo

Italy
Mauro Camoranesi – Argentina

Russia – all three Eastern Russia
Sergei Semak
Dmitri Sychev
Dmitri Torbinski

Spain
Marcos Senna – Brazil

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