Valentine's Week 2020: 10 sports personalities that have love in their name

03:59 PM Feb 07, 2020 |

The road to Valentine's day has begun and lucky are those sports personalities whose name relate to the love-themed celebration.

Sports and Valentines are two extreme ends of a road, but today in some way or other, the two cross paths. Here are 10 sports personalities that have love in their name.


#1 Bobby Valentine


Robert John Valentine, famously known as Bobby Valentine is a former American baseball player.

Bobby Valentine

#2 Teddy Sheringham

Teddy Sheringham is a former English footballer who has played for Tottenham Hotspurs and Manchester United in the Premier League.

#3 Vagner Love

Vagner Love is a Brazilian footballer who currently plays for Corinthias, a club in Brazil's league -

#4 Danny Rose

Danny Rose is an English footballer who currently plays for Newcastle United in the Premier League.

#5 Joe Hart

Former Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart currently plays for Burnley in the Premier League.

#6 Vincent Kompany

Vincent Kompany is a Belgian international footballer who was an integral part of Manchester City. He currently plays for Anderlecht, a club in Belgian league.

#7 Kevin Mbabu

Kevin Mbabu is a Swiss international footballer who plays for VFL Wolfsburg in Bundesliga. Keep repeating his last name until you get the reference!

#8 Washington Sundar

Washington Sundar is an Indian cricketer. The left-handed batsman and right-arm off-spinner also plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League.

#9 Sachin Baby

Sachin Baby is also an Indian cricketer. He captains Kerala in domestic cricketer and is a part of Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL.

#10 Iago Aspas

Iago Aspas is a Spanish footballer who plays for Celta Vigo in La Liga. For those who are wondering his inclusion in the list, Aspas is a slang term in Hindi language for 'closer'.

Did we miss out on any sports personalities you have in mind? Tell us in the comments below!

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