When I Grow Up by Chris de Bode

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Faster sists on a friend's shoulder holding up a football. .Faster Samuel is 14 years. He lives with his parents and siblings in rural Liberia. Liberia has been severely affected by the civil wars of the past decades. Faster's parents are struggling. They are both unemployed and they only have a small plot of land to grow food for the six members of the family. Faster is in fifth grade and after school he goes to play football with his friends. "I play the number 7 which is on the left wing. I can score with my head as easily as with my foot. I dream of becoming a professional footballer with Barcelona Football Club. [Andres] Iniesta is my role model.".