♦️Released from Leicester City as a child for being too small despite being top scorer for 4 years in a row
♦️Lost confidence whilst crying himself to sleep at night after being rejected at numerous trials for being “too small”
♦️Nearly gave up on Football at 18 when working at Debenhams to make ends meet
♦️Released by his hometown team Lincoln city after just one appearance
♦️Spent a season with Jerez Industrial in Spain after attending the Glenn Hoddle soccer school
♦️Signed for Hereford United who were in the Conference league
♦️Spent time with Mansfield Town before signing for Chesterfield
♦️Signed for Hull City in the Summer of 2015
♦️Scored in the English Barclays Premier League scoring in his 5th consecutive season in 5 different divisions
League 2 2013-14
League 1 2014-15
Premier League 2016-17
To think only 8 years ago he was working in Debenhams trying to make ends meet and doubting himself as a football player
Wonder if he ever felt like giving up?
YOU ONLY GET OUT OF THE GAME WHAT YOU PUT INTO THE GAME
What a man, inspiring stuff!
Praise the effort before the skill.
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