This is the story of a young boy’s journey from poverty to stardom and is directed by CSI creator Danny Cannon and stars up-coming Latino talent, actor Kuno Becker. 10 year old Santiago (Becker) crossed the Mexican border into America with two of his most prized possessions, a football and a tattered picture of the World Cup. With dreams of making it as an international footballer , he lives in his own world where Santiago grows and is spotted at a local match by a British scout Glen Foy( Stephen Dillane) and he gets a chance to play in the big league with Newcastle United. But its not all play for this young man – muddy fields , cold winds and crunching blow from teammates , injuries and temptations that come the way of all footballers…he has to overcome all this to reach his ultimate GOAL!
Set against the backdrop of international football , the movie features cameos from the biggest names in the game , including England superstar David Beckham , French delight Zinedine Zidane , Raul and Newcastle captain Alan Shearer.
Catch the exclusive premiere of this engaging and inspirational sports film , GOAL , this Friday , 8th June at 9 p.m. only on Star Movies.
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