At the age 14, Freddy Adu was already the highest paid player in Major League Soccer, starring in commercials alongside Pele, and being tipped to become the greatest footballer the United States had ever produced.
Now aged 31, Adu is once again a free agent, having just been released by Swedish third tier side Österlen FF.
So in this documentary, HITC Sevens takes a deep dive into Freddy Adu's rise and fall, the role of the MLS, his age dispute, and what really happened to the greatest soccer player that never was.
30 mrt. 2021