Bayern Munich star Franck Ribery dances UAE style
Ribery’s performance comes during his visit to Dubai for the 8th International Sports Conference
Bayern Munich star Franck Ribery was spotted in the United Arab Emirates dancing the traditional Yowla dance.
The French wingman, encircled by men dressed in the typical Emirati outfit, commonly known as deshdasha, appeared dancing and cheering along to Emirati folklore songs.
Commenting on the video, one of the participants said Ribery’s performance was distinctive and only needed a little more training perfect it, according to Al Arabiya News channel.
Ribery’s dance comes amid his visit to Dubai for the annual International Sports Conference where he expressed his will to finish his career in a place like the United Arab Emirates.
“I would welcome a chance to play either in the United States or here in the UAE one day,” Ribery said, according to the Abu Dhabi based daily sports website Sports 360.
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