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The Away Game: The Epic Search for Soccer’s Next Superstars

The Away Game: The Epic Search for Soccer's Next Superstars

The Away Game: The Epic Search for Soccer’s Next Superstars
By: Sebastian Abbot
Publisher: W.W. Norton, 2019

Searching for soccer’s next superstars, a program called Football Dreams held tryouts for millions of 13-year-old boys across Africa. The Away Game follows several of the boys as they chase their dreams in a dizzying world of rich Arab sheikhs, money-hungry agents, and soccer-mad European fans.