More than Half of the world's male Teenage Population aspire to become great footballers,cherished and adored by fans all over the world but only a handful of them realize their dreams. They Look up to and mirror themselves as great players such as Pele, Maradona ,Cryuff, Zidane, Jay Jay Okocha and the ever Dominant Duo of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. The question before us now is;


Have you ever taken time to go deep into knowing more about your football idols, their struggles, determination, commitment right from their youthful age? Rather than swimmin in the pool of your imaginations. STOP WISHING YOU WERE, MAKE SURE YOU ARE!

You really want to  become great just like some of the aforementioned Football stars and yet you are not ready to go through the thick and thins? You are already giving up just after some few challenges, like seriously? You want to realise your dreams in a platter of gold? Where is the Hardwor? Focus? Determination? In the last article , we talked about 5 Tips to becoming a professional soccer player

Take a look at some football stars who never gave up on their dreams

1.  VICTOR MOSES  : Lost both Parents due to war in his country but never gave up.

2.  PELE: Played Football with Bare foots on the street of Brazil with a ball formed from newspapers, grape fruits tied with a string as he couldn't afford a pair of boots and soccer balls.

3. JUDE  IGHALO: Grew up and played football in the slumps of Ajegunle in Nigeria but never looked at his poor background as a limitation. Today, ighalo is one of the numerous stars who has gone from Ajegunle to the World.

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4. ALEXIS SANCHEZ :Washed cars to bring in income for his family whilst continuing his rise to greatness.

5.NEYMAR JR:Who could have believed that the widely sought after Football star is a survivor from a life threatening  Car aciddent which almost took his life. Today, Neymar Jr is the Most expensive and most sought after football Player.

The list Goes on and on. Now, it is very glaring that the people who realised their dreams were those who never gave up on it. They pushed their limits and today, the World is at their Feet.


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