To many, football is seen as a universal language, being able to unite and divide us while providing lovers of the sport indescribable highs and lows. Two young players set on making an impact are Lewis Baker and Kasper Dolberg. Though their names might not be widely recognized as of yet, both Baker and Dolberg are looking to become the next biggest stars in the Beautiful Game.
Both currently playing for prestigious clubs; Baker as the crowning glory of Chelsea’s Vitesse project and star player for England’s Under 21 squad, while Dolberg plays for the Dutch capital club Ajax and proudly represents his national team of Denmark.
We caught up with the duo in Amsterdam as the pair calls upon how their hunger, drive and determination help them succeed. With goals set on playing in the Champions League, Dutch Champion and World Cup, Baker and Dolberg share some insight on what it’s like being in such an environment. Because for them, “Football is life.”
- Salim Adam