Mohamed Farah (footballer)

Abdulkadir Mohamed Farah (15 February 1961 – 24 March 2020) was a Somali footballer.

Mohamed Farah
Personal information
Full name Abdulkadir Mohamed Farah
Date of birth (1961-02-15)15 February 1961
Place of birth Beledweyne, Somalia
Date of death 24 March 2020(2020-03-24) (aged 59)
Place of death London, England
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
National team
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


Born in Beledweyne, Farah began his career in 1976 at schoolboy level, later playing at the regional level before playing club football for Batroolka.[1] He also represented the Somali national team.[2]

Later life and deathEdit

Farah later worked as an advisor to the Minister of Youth and Sports.[1] He died in a hospital in London from coronavirus.[1][2]