Ghana midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng was featured on the frontpage of this week's FIFA Weekly magazine with an exclusive interview with the Schalke utility player.
This means Boateng has risen to join the league of top players and officials to have been featured on the frontpage of the respected magazine.
A godsend for Ghana. Prodigiously talented and tipped for a golden future, Kevin-Prince Boateng looked a shoe-in for a place in the Germany senior team.
But he acquired a bad-boy image and his career faltered.
What kind of a person is this gifted player? And how truly African is Boateng, who now plays for Ghana?
FIFA Weekly caught up with Schalke’s charismatic leader in his adopted Dusseldorf home and uncovered a surprisingly sensitive side to his character.