athletes Famous Athletes from Rwanda

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List of famous athletes from Rwanda, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Rwanda has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Rwanda athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Rwanda and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Rwanda then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different athletes, like Mathias Ntawulikura and Abdul Sibomana.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Rwanda athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Rwanda?"

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Saïd Abed Makasi is a Zaire-born, Rwandan football striker currently playing for Espoir FC. On July 29, 2011 Said Makasi has sealed signed a one-year deal with Primus national e side Rayon Sports. ...more

Team: Hapoel Be'er Sheva

Birthplace: Bukavu, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Nationality: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Zaire

Position: Forward

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Lewis Aniweta Iteanychukwu is a Nigerian born-Rwandan footballer, currently playing as Defensive midfielder for APEP in Cypriot Second Division. ...more

Team: Nea Salamis FC

Birthplace: Onitsha, Nigeria

Nationality: Nigeria, Rwanda

Position: Defender, Forward, Midfielder

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Jimmy Gatete is a retired Rwandan footballer. Commonly known as 'God Of Goals' by the local fans, Gatete is believed to be the most prolific striker Rwandan football has ever known. ...more

Team: Rayon Sport

Birthplace: Bujumbura, Burundi

Nationality: Burundi, Rwanda

Position: Forward

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Fritz Nkusi Emeran is a former Rwandan international football player who last plays for Levadiakos in Greece. ...more

Team: Levadiakos

Birthplace: Les Abymes, Guadeloupe

Nationality: Guadeloupe, Rwanda

Position: Defender

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