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Hussein Mumin

Personal information
Full nameHussein Mumin
Date of birth24 March 1987(age 29)
Place of birthPassos, Greece
Height1.86 m (6 ft 1.2 in)
Playing positionMidfielder
Club information
Current clubPanetolikos
Number6

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Hussein Mumin ( , , born 24 March 1987 in Passos-Rhodope, Greece) is a professional football midfielder currently playing for Panetolikos.

He is the first Muslim Western Thracian to play for the Greek national team. A Muslim from Western Thrace has become the first from his region of Greece to wear the uniform of the national Greek football team.

Hussein played 6 February 2007 in the match between Greek and Albanian junior national teams, wearing the Greek national uniform and becoming the first Western Thracian Muslim to do so in the process. When asked by reporters to comment on how it was being a Muslim player on a Greek national team, Huseyin said this: "In football, there is only one religion: the ball itself."




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