25 January 2021
From a young age in Brazil, Jorginho was repeatedly told he was too small and his dreams of playing football on the biggest stage would never happen. But through perserverance and an unrelenting drive to never give up, he proved his doubters wrong.
N'Golo Kanté knows the meaning of hard work. Having battled through the lower leagues and disappointments, he harnessed these failures as motivation and through his love of the game, learnt that nothing is impossible.
Antonio Rüdiger has had to work for his success. Having faced doubters throughout his rise to the top, he learnt that not just in football, but in life, nothing comes easy. Talent isn’t everything, but with self-belief and wanting it more than others, anything is achievable.