This touching sports drama follows the trials and triumphs in the life of Santiago Muñez, an illegal immigrant from Mexico, who lives in Los Angeles with his father, a gardener. The young man's ultimate dream of playing football (soccer) professionally, shows hopeful signs when a talent scout manages to get him to try out with Newcastle United, a British football team. Will Santiago be able to adapt to the new conditions, culture and challenges to succeed in making his dreams come true?
Did you know?
The role of main character Santiago was originally going to be played by Diego Luna but he left to work on other projects. Kuno Becker actually called Diego before he took the role to hear Diego's reasons for not taking the role. Read More