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Edgar Davids, Dutch footballer

Edgar Davids is a retired Dutch footballer originally from Suriname who played for the football clubs Ajax, AC Milan, Juventus, Barcelona, Inter Milan, and Tottenham.  He also represented the Netherlands 74 times.

In 1999, while at Juventus, Davids underwent glaucoma surgery in his right eye and was advised to wear protective goggles when playing.  Interestingly, FIFA had to clear him to receive carbonic anhydrase inhibitor eye drops.