2002 World Cup Bronze Winner Turns Uber Driver

Unbelievable Turkey striker Hakan Sukur currently earn enough to pay the rent driving Uber in the United States of America subsequent to resigning from proficient football.

This was uncovered in an aggregation by Mirror Football of previous world class footballers who currently carry out their specialty accomplishing something totally unforeseen.

Sukur banged in 51 objectives for Turkey more than 112 appearances – including the speediest World Cup objective ever in 10.8 seconds at the 2002 competition in South Korea.

His endeavors at the competition assisted Turkey with completing third, their best ever execution till date.

At club level he won the UEFA Cup (presently Europa League) with Galatasaray in 2000 and the Coppa Italia with Parma in 2002.

Since his retirement from the game, Sukur has hit the features for different reasons, including a warrant put out for his capture in Turkey which constrained him to escape to America.

Presently dwelling in the USA, Sukur told German outlet, Welt am Sonntag (through The Star ): “I moved to the United States, at first running a bistro in California, however peculiar individuals continued to come into the bar.

“Presently I drive for Uber and I sell books.”

The warrant was put out for his capture because of charges Sukur was engaged with the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization (FETO), who are additionally connected with the bombed overthrow of Turkey’s administration in 2016.

Sukur fights his guiltlessness, however, expressing: “No one appears to be ready to clarify what my job in this overthrow should be.

“I did nothing illicit; I am not a deceiver or a psychological militant.

“I don’t have anything left, [Turkish President Recep Tayyip] Erdogan took everything: my right to freedom, opportunity of articulation and right to work.”

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