How To: Go Pro Without An Academy

How many of us have a mate who had trials for a professional club as a teenager, only not to make it? It's not an uncommon tale with the odds of making it to the very top stacked against you.

Being let go from the academy system can leave youngsters with nothing after gambling it all on making it in the game. But many of Europe's talented young ballers are finding out that it doesn't have to be the end of the road...

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