THIS KID HAS SERIOUS SKILLS IN SOCCER DESPITE NOT HAVING YOUR TYPICAL ATHLETES PHYSIQUE.

 

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This young man is Bas van Velzen and he has turned to soccer as a way of expressing himself. Bas was being bullied mercilessly at school for being too overweight. But instead of giving in to the negativity he decided to put all his energy into soccer.  He is from the Netherlands and has spent years mastering his technique & skills! He is truly an inspiration to all aspiring footballers who may not look like a conventional footballer. He has overcome stereotypes, negativity,  and bullying yet he didn’t lash out. Instead Bas would spend hours by himself practicing and developing his insane technique! Check out what the kid can do in the below video: