Birth Name: David Olatokunbo Alaba
Place of Birth: Vienna, Austria
Date of Birth: 24 June, 1992
*Yoruba Nigerian (father)
*Visayan Filipino (mother)
David Alaba is an Austrian professional footballer. He was born to a Filipino mother, who was a nurse in Austria, and a Nigerian father. He has played for German club Bayern Munich and the Austria national football team. His middle name, Olatokunbo, means “wealth from a foreign land” in Yoruba. His sister is singer Rose May Alaba.
A picture of David’s parents can be seen here.
His sister (Rose May Alaba) is a singer.
His mother is “Visayan Filipino.”
And here is a picture of his parents:
I often mistake full Filipinos for blasians
Wonder if he ever considered playing for the Philippines? It’s unlikely. Great player & very unorthodox.
He wanted to play for Nigeria, so no