The midfielder of Arsenal Football Club, Thomas Partey has officially confirmed that he has changed his name.The news was confirmed on the official website of Sport Bible on Wednesday, June 8th, 2022. According to reports, the Ghanaian had earlier confirmed that he has changed his religion from Christianity to Islam after he met his girlfriend, Sara Bella.
Partey and Bella are officially married as confirmed by the Arsenal player in an interview with eldesmarque. “I’m already married and my Muslim name is Yakubu,”
The defensive midfielder was raised in a Christian home In Eastern Ghana and went on to play for Atletico Madrid before he joined the Gunners for £45 million in October 2020.