Born in Basel he brought Albanian-Kosovar heritage to Swiss national team.
Born in exile, excelled in football and played for two national teams.
A German-Polish star in the Polish team, and then a player for the Third Reich.
From mining to a goal scoring, but ending in misery and suicide.
Fatih Terim had a fine career as a player and coached Turkey during its rise in international football. His story is about Identity.
Paolo Maldini’s career seems too good to be true, stylish on and off the field, his life has never been touched by failure or scandal.
Valeriy Lobanovskyi stood above the divisions in Ukraine. His story is about identity and migration.
Gheorghe Hagi has been at the heart of Romanian football for nearly forty years. His story is one of identity and migration.
An electric talent, blessed and cursed with his celebrity.
Gyula Grosics was a national sporting hero who tried to defect from Communist Hungary in 1949.