What I learned in the most competitive football nation in the world

What I learned in my journey to be a good football player in Madrid is that you start by being a good student. It might seem counter-intuitive to spend precious practice or game time sitting in a classroom. But it’s essential if you want to be a well-rounded player. Make sure school is a highContinue reading “What I learned in the most competitive football nation in the world”

Maintaining peak performance

The agony, the frustration, the nail-biting, and finally, the anti-climax! I want to reach peak performance on the field and keep the flow but I find myself sitting on the bench each week. Every week, the day before the game the coach releases his playing list. Every week, I await the arrival of the listContinue reading “Maintaining peak performance”

Finding my purpose: Shocking story behind my dream to play in La Liga

Finding my purpose at a young age is the reason I came to play football in Spain. Living a purpose-driven life didn’t happen overnight and I’ve had lots of help along the way. In the meantime, perhaps you’d like to hear about a challenge I overcame on my journey here. This is what I wroteContinue reading “Finding my purpose: Shocking story behind my dream to play in La Liga”