After he learnt to play in his native Senegal, Al Dhafra striker Makhete Diop, right, came to the UAE, where he is the league’s fifth-leading scorer and has amassed 27 goals in all competitions this year. Christopher Pike / The National
After he learnt to play in his native Senegal, Al Dhafra striker Makhete Diop, right, came to the UAE, where he is the league’s fifth-leading scorer and has amassed 27 goals in all competitions this yShow more

Al Dhafra striker Makhete Diop stays rooted to his humble beginnings




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