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6 – Alexis Sanchez

Arsenal and Chile striker Alexis Sanchez is another player who came from nothing. He may be one of the best strikers in the world, but he had to go through a lot to become who he is now. In an interview to beIN Sports, Sanchez said: “As a child I had no football boots. I begged for new boots at home. But unfortunately my mom couldn’t pay for them.” His determination eventually paid off; Alexis’ mother convinced the town mayor to buy him boots. Sanchez is one of the finest players in the game. He is in love with football, and that shows. Dreams do come true.

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