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Kick it! Great Football Heroes

In a mixture of live action and comic the childhood stories of famous football players are retold to show young viewers that it’s worth to hold on to your dreams . The show revolves around friendship, integration & self-confidence.

In the live-action part six football and comic loving kids get to know famous football players on their way to a professional career. At the heart of each episode is a story about an obstacle that the player had to overcome in his early childhood. The intent is to point out to the children that even famous football players started off small.

Next to world class goalkeeper Manuel Neuer the kids will meet football heroes from all over the world e.g. Mesut Özil, Robert Lewandowski, Bastian Schweinsteiger as well as Pelé and Lionel Mesi.