On one degree it’s a humble younger footballer visiting his house city in Ivory Coast. However that’s not the total story.
On the age of 12 – solely six years in the past – Amad was primarily kidnapped as half of a kid trafficking ring and smuggled into Italy by two folks posing as his mother and father. They had been named Traore and gave Amad that title. Amad has just lately confirmed he needs to be referred to as Amad Diallo with out the Traore.
Earlier this yr, it was Amad who was fined €48,000 by Italian authorities, as a substitute of the individuals who smuggled him as a helpless baby.
All this has made the younger Manchester United star deeply patriotic to land he was snatched from. He’s Ivorian by and thru.
That’s the reason this photograph of Amad again in his birthplace of Abidjan means a lot. He’s again house.