Arsene Wenger has landed in Liberia as he gets set to receive the country's highest honour from president George Weah.

Weah was signed by the former Arsenal manager when he was coaching Monaco in 1988.

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And he is now inducting the Frenchman into his country's Order of Distinction and given the title of Knight Grand Commander of the Humane Order of African Redemption.

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The award not only conveys their personal connection, but also that he 'has contributed to sports in Africa and has given many Africans opportunities,' according to information minister Eugene Nagbe.

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Weah is the only African to have been named World Player of the Year, claiming the honour in 1995.

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