Your favorite heroes started out just like you when they were little. What was the difference that lead you into a cubicle and lead them to super-stardom and fortune? Not much. Whatever that dogged determination was, they moved further and higher, driven by poverty, broken homes, great coaches, supportive parents and a need to become the best; nothing could get in their way.
These are some of sport’s greatest legends before they were anyone special and before they made their mark on the world.
This little rascal has become one of the most popular athletes in the world and demands more money that some baseball team’s entire roster. Who is this Portuguese prodigy?